Category: television


Why do you want them to continue old TV shows that you used to love? For me it is not so I can see the same old story rehashed with actors who look like beef jerky versions of their younger Read more…


I like the pace at which this story unpacks. There have been points in the main movies where I have felt that too many disparate threads have led to parts of the story being truncated. I’m not a massive fan Read more…


I am on something of a nostalgia trip with this one. I remember it being for me, one of the first things outside of Only Fools & Horses where I began to see David Jason’s genius. I loved him in Open Read more…


I love this series. Before I got into it I had heard a lot about it, and as is often the way, I avoid things that attract too much hype. Why? Because seeing how something tracks after it has come Read more…


I didn’t dislike Season 8, in fact there were many great things about. The thing is – it felt patchy; inconsistent – like they didn’t quite know what to do with Peter Capaldi’s Doctor after making such a bold statement Read more…


This season is proving to be a little patchy, but for me it is not the acting but the writing that seems to be at fault. The idea that this is darker than before seems to be causing issues … Read more…


I don’t like Walter White – he isn’t any kind of hero to me. I like Jesse though, he retains a quality throughout that makes him likable, and I think it is his struggle to remain human, and his semi-victory Read more…


This show has bigger names than the other Amazon Original which I watched, and has Gary Trudeau of Doonesbury writing the script, but there is a little less to latch on to personality-wise with characters. I like John Goodman the Read more…


This show had a huge impact on me – I had been listening to jazz for ages; had read around some of the history, but was wanting in some areas. This helped me fill in the gaps. I have read Read more…


I had a false start with Fringe; actually, I may have had more than one start, and it kind of fell by the wayside for me. It was initially interesting enough to get me to watch a couple of episodes, Read more…