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DVD Review: THE GOODIES – THE COMPLETE BBC COLLECTION

Monty Python meets The Monkees – that’s the easy pitch for classic ’70s comedy show, The Goodies. Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie are the trio of do gooders (or should that be goodies) in this huge collection which [...]

October 1, 2018

Tom Hardy Goes Native In The Trailer For The BBC’s TABOO

The constantly busy Tom Hardy reteams with Steven Knight (Peaky Blinders, Locke) for Taboo, a new BBC drama that Hardy and Knight are producing with Ridley Scott. That impressive pedigree gives Taboo a lot of potential and it looks like it will be [...]

February 27, 2016

DVD Review: Is JONATHAN STRANGE & MR NORRELL TV Magic?

The lines between television and film are now blurred. What was once seen as the poor relation is now the place that’s pushing boundaries in storytelling. The big screen may have always had the scope for spectacle but that’s no longer the case. [...]

July 1, 2015

DVD Review: INDIAN SUMMERS Is Hot Stuff

Based on the last years of the British Raj in India, Indian Summers is an epic television drama set in the summer of 1932. The series is written by Paul Rutman and producer Charlie Pattinson, who recently worked on the BBC show The Missing. [...]

April 27, 2015

The DOCTOR Scores A WHO-le Lotta Cash On The Big Screen

The incredibly flaccid Doctor Who 50th anniversary special, The Day of the Doctor banked £1.89 million ($2.9 million) worth of green from 440 cinemas in the UK. That puts the special third at the UK box office behind box office juggernauts, The [...]

November 26, 2013

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