TV reviews

8 October 2015

American Horror Story: Hotel premiere review - 'Checking In' - an incredibly strong start

Hotel Cortez. A building with a stunning interior which houses an array of strange and wonderful characters, all of whom seem to have their own personal agendas. Viewers are first ...
28 September 2015

Arrow season three box set review

Arrow had with its first two seasons redefined what it means to be a superhero television series, bringing to life a character which many people in the mainstream would really ...
23 September 2015

Scream Queens premiere review

Ryan Murphy has done it again, as part of the brilliant writing trio also including Brad Falchuk and Ian Brennan. Scream Queens is the black comedy horror series all fans ...

22 September 2015

The Flash season one box set review

Struck by lightning during a freak electrical storm brought on by the powering up of a particle accelerator, Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) is a young man who has been in ...
15 September 2015

WWE Battleground 2015 Blu-ray review

With tensions rising on the road to SummerSlam 2015, Battleground was the final pay-per-view stop-off before some of the best athletes on the planet got together for a huge night. ...

7 September 2015

The Kliq Rules Blu-ray review

In gorgeous Blu-ray quality, WWE fans can now pick up brand new documentary The Kliq Rules, reuniting some of the biggest names from the business in a new documentary taking ...

3 September 2015

Boy Meets Girl review - the new BBC sitcom finally putting a transgender actress front and centre

As the United Kingdom's first transgender sitcom (can you believe it's really taken this long?), Boy Meets Girl has a lot of pressure to be one of the best series ...

20 August 2015

The Knick season 1 review - compelling, intense and impressive

Gorgeous camera work, exhilarating scenes and compelling acting make The Knick one of the best new series to hit the small screen for quite some time, and we've got Steven ...

2 August 2015

Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp review - does the series live up to the movie?

Insane. That's one word to describe Netflix's latest addition to its original catologue of material in Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp. Hilarious is thankfully another. Attempting to ...

17 July 2015

BoJack Horseman season 2 review - the mediocre comedy turned genius Netflix original

We weren't the biggest fans of the first season of BoJack Horseman here at Female First. The laughs were there in places but something just felt like it was missing. ...

16 June 2015

Orange is the New Black season 3 review: episodes 7-10, bordering on boredom

Ah, after a short pick up in pace we're now back to wallowing in individual character's bliss, annoyance, anger, confusion etc., and the show is definitely not better for it. ...

15 June 2015

Game of Thrones season 5 finale review - Oh Snow they didn't!

Little Olly has to be the most hated boy in the world right now. Dealing the killing blow to one of Game of Thrones' most beloved characters - Jon Snow ...
14 June 2015

Orange is the New Black season 3 review: episodes 4-6, a pick up in pace

Thankfully with Orange is the New Black's fourth to sixth episode in season three, things step up just a tad. Not as much as we'd like, but there's at least ...

12 June 2015

Orange is the New Black season 3 review: episodes 1-3, a slow start

Returning this week with a brand new season of all-new episodes, Orange is the New Black is perhaps the most exciting original series Netflix has ever put out. Now the ...

6 June 2015

Sense8 review: Well done Wachowskis

Sense8 is the latest original series to come to streaming service Netflix, and it's quite clear just how passionate Lana and Andy Wachowski are about their new project. All 12 ...

12 May 2015

OTONE SoundBase review - is this the perfect budget soundbar for your home cinema?

OTONE Audio have this year released their brand new low-profile Bluetooth soundbar, SoundBase. We go hands-on with the product to find out just whether or not this is worth your ...
9 May 2015

Grace and Frankie review, episode one, 'The End' - Netflix's latest original comedy series

In a brand new Netflix original series, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin team up as a comedic duo that on paper looks like perfection. They were brilliant in Eighties comedy ...

4 May 2015

The Enfield Haunting review, episode one

Based on true events and taking place in August, 1977, The Enfield Haunting is Sky Living's brand new horror series featuring an all-star cast of British actors brave enough to ...

21 April 2015

Game of Thrones season 5 episode 2 review - Has Daenerys Targaryen lost her magic touch?

This week on Game of Thrones we saw the city of Meereen turn on Daenerys Targaryen herself, but when all hope threatened to be lost, Drogon returned, just for a ...
10 April 2015

Marvel's Daredevil review: episode one, 'Into The Ring'

We open with a tragic accident. A young boy has been knocked down by a car after saving the life of an older gentleman, and in the process a dangerous ...

9 March 2015

The Following review: season three, episode one, 'New Blood'

With new showrunners and a formula different to that we saw in the first two seasons, The Following returns this year to an audience that are hoping it can again ...

6 March 2015

Cucumber episode 7 review - the many stages of grief prove difficult for Henry

Following on from one of the boldest moments in modern-day television last week, Cucumber had to deal with the fallout impeccably well if it was to continue as a stand-out ...

3 March 2015

RuPaul's Drag Race season 7 premiere review

RuPaul's Drag Race returned to Logo last night for its seventh season, and a whole group of new faces that will fight for the position of America's Next Drag Superstar ...

24 February 2015

WWE Fast Lane review - A steady pay-per-view which lays the foundations for Wrestlemania 31

Fast Lane came to the WWE for the first time this past weekend, and set the stage for some match-ups we'll be seeing at this year's Wrestlemania. Despite a terrible ...