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Air Date: September 14th, 2003

Network: HBO

Series Summary
A carnival travels across the Oklahoma Dust Bowl of the 1930s.

Rating: TVMA

Genres: Drama

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  • "Carnivale" is beautiful to look at, but it drags. ... To watch "Carnivale" is to feel you have purchased a moody Tom Waits concept album, where he's banging on trash can lids and mumbling about Satan into a megaphone. [7 Jan 2005] Show More

  • Everything's been kicked up a notch, and now we know for sure that something big will finally happen. [8 Jan 2005] Show More

  • Frankly, I just don't get it. ... "Carnivale" feels too much like mystical, mythical nonsense masquerading behind outstanding production values and good acting. [13 Sep 2003] Show More

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