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Being Human Finale: ‘The War Child’ or Humanity 1, Vampires 0 (S4, ep.8)

So ladies and gentlemen, once again, humanity was saved from those pesky vampires trying to muscle in on the action and steal the planet from our grubby little mittens in this week’s series finale. With more ins and outs than … Continue reading

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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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Spooks Finale: What makes a good spy?… (S.10, ep. 6)

           Fabulous performances from the two leads, plenty of twists and turns, and yet I can’t help but feel like the finale fell completely flat for a series that’s been an important part of the British … Continue reading

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Spooks: The Snog, the Tortoise and the Big Bang… (S 10, ep 5)

In this penultimate episode the tentative Anglo/American/Russian relationship finally took centre stage, as Harry went rogue and planted one on Ruth… Harry, the Gavriks and Coaver… The episode began with Sasha meeting Harry in his car to ask him what … Continue reading

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Spooks: Harry Pearce KBE, BAD*SS (S10, ep 4)

So did anybody else flail like a toddler locked in Toys ‘R’ Us at the end of that episode, or was it just me?… Crisis of the week… In this week’s impending doom two Islamic extremists who had just been … Continue reading

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