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Black Mirror: ‘The Entire History of You’: Grains Before Brains

This week Jesse Armstrong (Peep Show, The Thick of It) stepped up to the helm to write the third and final installment of Black Mirror, ‘The Entire History of You’, a dark and disturbing exploration of what it would be like … Continue reading

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Black Mirror: ‘Fifteen Million Merits’: Love in the Age of Lame Fame

This week Charlie Brooker and his wife/co-writer Konnie Huq explore the dark side of ‘instant fame’ in ‘Fifteen Million Merits’, yet again managing to up the ante in an engaging and visually stunning drama that surely has to be amongst … Continue reading

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Black Mirror: ‘The National Anthem’: The Parable of the PM, the Princess and the Pig

 I’ll make no bones about it. I’ve been a fan of Charlie Brooker’s work since I drunkenly stumbled across Screenwipe one night and laughed my backside off at his intelligent, acerbic take on some of the detritus that clutters our tellyboxes, … Continue reading

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