The Last Tycoon [Ultra HD]

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  • 2016
  • 1 Season
  • 7.6  (5,537)

The Last Tycoon is an American period drama television series based on F. Scott Fitzgerald's unfinished novel of the same name. The show was created by Billy Ray and stars Matt Bomer, Kelsey Grammer, Lily Collins, and Rosemarie DeWitt. It was produced by Amazon Studios and aired for one season from 2016 to 2017. The show is now available on Amazon Prime Video in Ultra HD.

The Last Tycoon is set in the 1930s during the golden age of Hollywood. Monroe Stahr (Matt Bomer) is a young and ambitious film producer who is haunted by the sudden death of his wife, Minna Davis. He is determined to make a name for himself in the film industry and compete with his mentor and boss, Pat Brady (Kelsey Grammer), who runs a major film studio. The two men have a complex and intense relationship, fueled by their love for the movies and the power they hold in the industry.

Stahr is a creative genius who strives to make movies that are not only profitable but also meaningful. He is a master of storytelling and has a vision for how to take the film industry to new heights. However, he is plagued by personal demons and is grappling with his grief over his wife's death. Stahr is also in love with Brady's daughter, Celia (Lily Collins), which further complicates his relationship with his boss.

Brady, on the other hand, is a shrewd businessman who only cares about making money. He is ruthless and will do whatever it takes to maintain his position of power in the industry. He sees Stahr as a threat and worries that his protégé will one day outshine him. Brady is also dealing with personal issues, including his failing marriage to his wife, Rose (Rosemarie DeWitt), and his problematic relationship with his daughter Celia.

As the story unfolds, Stahr and Brady's rivalry intensifies, and they become locked in a battle for control of the film industry. The Last Tycoon explores themes of love, power, and ambition, against the backdrop of Hollywood's golden age. The show is visually stunning, with detailed sets and period costumes that transport viewers back in time. The cinematography is breathtaking, and the use of color and lighting adds to the overall atmosphere of the show.

Matt Bomer delivers a powerful performance as Monroe Stahr, bringing depth and nuance to his character. His portrayal of a man grappling with loss, ambition, and love is both engaging and heartbreaking. Kelsey Grammer is equally impressive as Pat Brady, giving a nuanced performance that captures both the character's ruthless ambition and vulnerability. Lily Collins shines as Celia Brady, delivering a strong performance as a young woman struggling to define herself in a male-dominated industry.

In addition to the stellar performances, The Last Tycoon boasts a talented cast of supporting actors, including Dominique McElligott, Enzo Cilenti, Mark O'Brien, and Jennifer Beals. The show also features appearances by real-life Hollywood legends, such as Irving Thalberg and Marlene Dietrich, adding to the historical accuracy of the show.

Overall, The Last Tycoon is a beautifully crafted period drama that transports viewers back in time to the glamour and intrigue of Hollywood's golden age. The show is a must-watch for fans of historical dramas and is sure to captivate audiences with its stunning visuals, complex characters, and compelling storyline.

The Last Tycoon [Ultra HD] is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (9 episodes). The series first aired on June 17, 2016.

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Oscar, Oscar, Oscar
9. Oscar, Oscar, Oscar
July 28, 2017
Brady makes a drastic decision to save the studio which causes a catastrophic rift in his relationship with Stahr. Monroe and Kathleen grapple with the emotional fallout of her dark deception. Rose forges a new path in life. Celia takes a lesson from her father. Max's indiscretion comes back to haunt him. Hackett has a surprising proposition for Hannah.
An Enemy Among Us
8. An Enemy Among Us
July 28, 2017
Stahr concocts a campaign to secure the studio's first ever Oscar nominations. Brady scours for a solution to balance the books and get the Board of Directors off his back. Celia's mettle as a producer is tested by Lang's outrageous demands. Kathleen plots an escape from her dangerous charade. Rose makes a shocking discovery.
A More Perfect Union
7. A More Perfect Union
July 28, 2017
Stahr hunts for the perfect publicity angle for Kathleen, while managing reactions to his big news. Brady hatches a bold business ploy that has sweeping consequences for the studio and forces Monroe to contain the repercussions. Kathleen struggles to manage her tangled web of half-truths. Celia cares for Max as they test the boundaries of their new relationship. Hackett takes a stand.
A Brady-American Christmas
6. A Brady-American Christmas
July 28, 2017
Stahr encourages Kathleen to join Lang's secluded rehearsal, leaving him alone on Christmas Eve to contemplate his choices. Brady hopes for a Christmas miracle as he schemes to boost ticket sales for
Eine Kleine Reichmusik
5. Eine Kleine Reichmusik
July 28, 2017
Stahr orchestrates an extravagant Hollywood party that masks a secret agenda. Brady courts Margo Taft to become Brady-American's permanent leading lady. Rose is tortured by Stahr's public happiness and Brady's public philandering. Celia and Lang's partnership takes a provocative turn. Hackett is intrigued by a visitor from Vienna. Kathleen reluctantly agrees to Monroe's request to screen test.
Burying The Boy Genius
4. Burying The Boy Genius
July 28, 2017
Irving Thalberg's death sends shockwaves throughout the industry, and causes further insecurity from Brady about his own golden boy. Monroe risks his budding relationship to save a movie and Brady American. Celia's adjustments to Hackett's script are well received. Rose immerses herself in volunteering, and forges a meaningful bond with a young, lonely patient.
More Stars Than There Are In Heaven
3. More Stars Than There Are In Heaven
July 28, 2017
With Pat Brady's back against the wall, he proves his worth as a studio head in pursuing film star Margo Taft. Monroe must manage two demanding bosses as Louis B. Mayer takes a driving role in Brady American. Rose seeks a new outlet in her life. Celia forms a connection with office boy, Max Miner. Monroe's relationship with Kathleen blossoms as they let their guard down.
Nobody Recasts Like Monroe
2. Nobody Recasts Like Monroe
July 28, 2017
Monroe's personal life heats up as he pursues the beautiful Kathleen, who pushes against the idea of being a replacement for Minna. Pat Brady's pet project has a devastating debut, forcing him to accept Monroe's help. Celia gets cozy in her role as producer, so Hackett takes it upon himself to give her an education.
The Last Tycoon
1. The Last Tycoon
June 17, 2016
From F. Scott Fitzgerald's last work, The Last Tycoon follows Monroe Stahr, Hollywood's Golden Boy as he battles father figure and boss Pat Brady for the soul of their studio. In a world darkened by the Depression and the growing influence of Hitler's Germany, The Last Tycoon illuminates the passions, violence and towering ambition of 1930s Hollywood.
Where to Watch The Last Tycoon [Ultra HD]
The Last Tycoon [Ultra HD] is available for streaming on the amazon_studios website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Last Tycoon [Ultra HD] on demand at Amazon Prime.
  • Premiere Date
    June 17, 2016
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (5,537)