TV reviews

5 June 2014

Penny Dreadful episode 3 recap & review - Resurrection

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: Sky Atlantic After a slightly slow start with a story about Frankenstein's Monster that we needed - but which perhaps didn't need to drag on for quite so long ...

2 June 2014

Game of Thrones season 4 episode 8 recap and review - 'The Mountain and The Viper'

NOTE: Spoilers Well, after a week's break due to America's Memorial Day, I think it's fair to say that Game of Thrones fans should never be left hanging in the middle ...
2 June 2014

Orange is the New Black season 2 episodes 1-6 review

NOTE: Minor spoilers Credit: Netflix In the past couple of weeks, I was blessed. Sent to me were the first six episodes of the much-anticipated second season of Orange is the New ...

2 June 2014

Coronation Street: The Tour review

Starting out in the surprisingly dainty and not-at-all showbiz green room, we're told by the brilliant tour guide assigned to us - Phil - that this is where the stars ...
26 May 2014

Revenge season 3 episode 21 recap & review - 'Impetus'

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: ABC With Charlotte's kidnapper being revealed as both Emily and Aiden, the pair hope to force a confession from the Grayson's by using her as live bait. Getting in contact ...

20 May 2014

Devious Maids season 2 episode 2 recap & review - The Dark at the Top of the Stairs

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: TLC After the announcement that she's pregnant, Peri's efforts to keep her marriage on track go to waste when Spence tells her that he wants a divorce and admits ...
20 May 2014

Penny Dreadful episode 1 review - Night Work

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: Sky Atlantic I love that feeling you get whilst watching a scary film or creepy television series. The tension. The suspense. Gripping you by the throat and refusing to ...

20 May 2014

Revenge season 3 episode 20 recap & review - Revolution

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: ABC A better match couldn't have been made, and whilst Pascal may be excited about marrying the woman he's always loved in Victoria Grayson, other people have other ideas ...

19 May 2014

Game of Thrones season 4 episode 7 review - 'Mockingbird'

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: Sky Atlantic After Tyrion's wonderous trial last week where he demanded his fate would be sealed in a trial by combat, we were all left open-mouthed after a fantastic ...
14 May 2014

Devious Maids season 2 episode 1 review - An Ideal Husband

If there's something about this show to be admired, it's Susan Lucci's stellar performance. She's an asset to the cast and plays her role to utter perfection, enjoying her new-found fortune ...
13 May 2014

Revenge season 3 episode 19 review - 'Allegiance'

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: ABC As season three comes closer and closer to finishing, the stakes continue to be raised as Victoria's net on Emily's plan closes in. The pretty vigilante is being played ...

12 May 2014

Game of Thrones season 4 episode 6 review - The Laws of Gods and Men

NOTE: Spoilers Stannis is finally makin a move when we rejoin Game of Thrones this week - sailing to the Iron Bank in Braavos (which looks amazing on screen) looking for ...
12 May 2014

True Detective season one Blu-Ray review

Credit: Sky Atlantic In a season that was shrouded in mystery, heartbreak and a heavy dose of violence, True Detective came to an end on Sky Atlantic with triumph, and a ...

6 May 2014

Revenge season 3 episode 18 review - 'Blood'

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: ABC A touch of Romeo and Juliet was brought to this week's episode of Revenge, when the death of Mason Treadwell proved to be a trick just like the ...

1 May 2014

Revenge season 3 episode 17 review - 'Addiction'

NOTE: Spoilers Whilst it was made clear in this week's episode of Revenge that Emily may not always have the best judgement right from the get-go, and Victoria is upping the ...

28 April 2014

Game Of Thrones season 4 episode 4 review - 'Oathkeeper'

NOTE: Spoilers If there's one thing both viewers and readers of the Game of Thrones/Song of Ice and Fire series should now realise, it's that the on-screen series can deviate from ...
23 April 2014

The Following season 2 episode 14 review - 'Silence'

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: Sky Atlantic With Joe's final plan inching ever closer, Luke and Mark find it difficult to come to terms with the fact their "mother" has been killed and vow ...

22 April 2014

Revenge season 3, episode 16 - 'Disgrace' - Emily finds a new target

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: ABC With the first night of the opera looming, the drama in the Hamptons will of course be at an all time high. Daniel thinks he's on to a winner ...

21 April 2014

Game Of Thrones season 4, episode 3 review - 'Breaker of Chains'

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: Sky Atlantic With such chaos that preceded this episode, things seem to have slowed down quite a bit now that King Joffrey has met his end. The Lannister family are ...
16 April 2014

The Following season 2, episode 13 review - 'The Reaping'

NOTE: Spoilers Credit: Sky Atlantic At the end of last week's episode we had everything we needed for things to be tied up neatly in a little bow and The Following series ...

15 April 2014

Revenge season 3, episode 15 review - 'Struggle'

Credit: ABC NOTE: Spoilers Everybody seems to be facing their demons this week on Revenge, with internal struggles being dished out left right and centre. Emily's having to deal with her blackouts, whilst ...

14 April 2014

Game of Thrones season 4 episode 2 recap & review - 'The Lion and The Rose'

NOTE: MAJOR SPOILERS Credit: Sky Atlantic Ah, weddings. They're never the most joyful of affairs when it comes to television drama, especially in the Game of Thrones universe. Though this one got off ...
2 April 2014

The Following season 2 episode 11: Lily makes her move

NOTE: Spoilers A mass attack occurs in a bakery / Credit: Sky Atlantic   It's a series that seems to get more ridiculous as each episode passes by, but one that continues to ...

26 March 2014

Game of Thrones season 4, episode 1 review

The Royal Wedding fast approaches / Credit: Sky Atlantic The wait is almost over for Game of Thrones fans, and as hundreds of media, celebrities and competition winners poured into the ...