Would it have made more sense to just have a regular 10-episode season consisting of 40- to 60-minute episodes, instead of a six-episode season with movies?
Resourceful fans have been sussing out the official episode lengths for months now.
We knew from a previous leak that the last few episodes would be way longer than usual, but to see HBO go all-out for the finale is heartening - after all, Game of Thrones season 8 needs to give us an enormous amount of closure after all these years.
Earl Thomas and Ravens agree on $55 million deal
When the Baltimore Ravens take the field in 2019, they will look quite different from the team that won the AFC North last season. Things actually got so bad between the two sides that Seattle tried to trade Thomas just before the start of the 2018 season.
Here's when each episode will air and its estimated length. However, the third episode and onward leap into cinematic territory with the final episodes pushing nearly an hour and a half each. The live simulcast of the first episode will kick off at 2am on April 15, if we're being exact.
Episode 4 - May 5, 1 hr. Episode four, Sunday May 5, is back down to an hour and 18 minutes, but episode five on Sunday, May 12 is back up to an hour and 20 minutes.
Well, it turns out that isn't quite the case - but there will be a fair few longer episodes in Game Of Thrones' final run. However, it does prove that the majority of the final episodes will be as long or a little longer, than the show's previously record-holder: Season 7's finale, "The Dragon and the Wolf", which clocked in at 79 minutes and 43 seconds.
Parallels between the twin disasters have frightened travellers worldwide and wiped billions of dollars off Boeing ( BA.N ) stock. Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebremariam said its pilots had received special training on how to deal with that problem.
The researchers want a temporary ban on research created to produce a baby from sperm, eggs or embryos that bear altered DNA. About 30 nations now have legislation directly or indirectly barring all clinical use of germline editing.
In a tweet , the first minister said that Muslims are a "valued part of our diverse and multicultural society". The death toll has now reached 49, and the shootings left at least 20 people seriously injured.
The "Style" singer showed up to the award show in a sequined rainbow romper by Rosa Bloom , which retails for around $245. Only Cardi B would be delivering this type of acceptance speech. "And it really did wonders for my self-esteem".
The company wrote in its lawsuit that the United States "unconstitutionally singled out Huawei for punishment". Wanzhou was arrested by Canadian authorities in December and is awaiting an extradition trial set for May 8.
The Silver Arrows squad dominated the opening day of running at Albert Park with Hamilton and team mate Valtteri Bottas enjoying an 0.8s advantage over the Red Bull duo of Max Verstappen and Pierre Gasly.
Since the first case was detected at the end of previous year , 24 of the 25 infected individuals have returned to duty. Viral parotitis is an infection of the saliva glands on either side of the face typically caused by the mumps.
France and South Africa have both given their initial support to the plans, while emphasising there are details to be worked on. Each team will play the other once, with the top two teams from each conference playing the final.
They first shot an education coordinator and a supervisor before opening fire on students in the schoolyard, according to police. The deadly incident occurred on in the city of Suzano located in the southeastern Brazilian state of Sao Paulo on Wednesday.
Wake headed to Titans
The Tennessee Titans and general manager Jon Robinson have made moves to bring an upgrade to both sides of the ball in 2019. Wake's new deal will be for three years and $23 million, with $10 million guaranteed, according to a league source.
Titans acquire Tannehill from Dolphins
He has rarely stayed healthy, and the Titans struggled last season with Blaine Gabbert at quarterback when Mariota was out. The Dolphins are receiving a seventh-round pick in the 2019 NFL Draft and a 2020 fourth-round pick.
Five Things to Know About New Chiefs' DE Alex Okafor
This is a good move for the Chiefs, who have made it clear that they're no longer leaning on the old timers to run their defense. The Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to a three-year contract with defensive end Alex Okafor , a source told ESPN on Thursday.
USA linked to North Korea embassy raid in Spain
Minutes later, the man and the other attackers sped away from the embassy at full speed in two North Korean diplomatic vehicles. If there is however a proven link with intelligence services, it could cause uproar both in North Korea and internationally.
Apple to Host WWDC 2019 in San Jose
" WWDC is Apple's biggest event of the year", said Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing. Apple was also recently reported to have some AirPower-specific features that could be a part of iOS 13.
Raiders release WR Jordy Nelson to save cap room
Nelson signed a two-year, $14.2-million deal with the Raiders last offseason following 10 seasons with the Green Bay Packers . The Raiders have released Jordy Nelson after one year in Oakland, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter .
Kareem Hunt suspended: Cleveland Browns RB banned 8 games
One incident allegedly took place at an OH resort in June 2017, where he got into a physical altercation with a guest. Later in the video, the woman is crouched on the ground after trying to get up and Hunt is seen kicking her.
Ex-Jets DT Mike Pennel joins Patriots
He played in 16 games in each of the last two seasons for the Jets, totaling 10 starts while tallying 62 tackles. In 2017, Pennel recorded 35 tackles, while in 2018 he had 27 tackles and a pass defense.