Category Archives: Christmas

Quick Blu-ray Review – ‘Downton Abbey: A Journey to the Highlands’

SPOILERS ALERT!!!

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I’ve seen the second ‘Downton Abbey’ Christmas Special called ‘A Journey to the Highlands’, which was shown on ITV1 back in December 2012. Except this Christmas Special doesn’t take place at Christmas time. It actually takes place on the 12th of August as we go to the Highlands of Scotland. 🙂 Continue reading

‘Call the Midwife’ – Series 9 REVIEWED

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Well, it took us a while, but my parents and I have finally reached the point where we can get onto watching Series 10 of ‘Call the Midwife’ on DVD. We’ve finished Series 9 on DVD and I’ve added my latest reviews on the season on my blog. I first saw Series 9 of ‘Call the Midwife’ back in early 2020. Amazing how I’m revisiting it a year later on DVD in 2021. Continue reading

Quick Blu-ray Review – ‘Christmas at Downton Abbey’

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It’s time to talk about the first Christmas Special of ‘Downton Abbey’, which was transmitted on ITV 1 on the 25th of December 2011 between Series 2 and 3. I enjoyed this Christmas Special and whilst there’s an ongoing storyline I’m concerned about, I’m glad the special does end on a happier note. 🙂 Continue reading

Before ‘Time Lord Victorious’

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Next week, the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ review season of ‘Doctor Who’ will begin! Before that happens, please feel free to check out my reviews on the ‘Doctor Who’ stories featured in the ‘Road to the Dark Times’ Blu-ray, which I had a chance to check out over Christmas from December 2020 to January 2021. Continue reading

‘Call the Midwife’ – Series 8 REVIEWED

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My parents and I have received Series 10 of ‘Call the Midwife’ on DVD in the post this week! We’re looking forward to seeing the latest ‘Call the Midwife’ series once we get through revisiting Series 9 on DVD. In the meantime, let’s check out my latest reviews on Series 8 of ‘Call the Midwife’, which my parents and I revisited on DVD. Continue reading

‘Call the Midwife’ – Series 7 REVIEWED

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At this point, three episodes of Series 10 of ‘Call the Midwife’ have been transmitted on BBC TV. I of course haven’t seen them yet. I’m currently watching the seasons set before Series 10. I’ve finished watching Series 7 and I’m looking forward to revisiting Series 8 and 9 before I watch Series 10 on DVD, which I’ve pre-ordered from Amazon.co.uk. Continue reading

‘Call the Midwife’ – Series 6 REVIEWED

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The latest news I’ve heard about ‘Call the Midwife’ is that Series 10 has completed filming. This is good news, especially during difficult times – please keep safe! Hopefully Series 10 will be shown on TV screens soon and hopefully most of us will have the Covid-19 vaccine by then. 🙂 In the meantime, I’ve been checking out Series 6 of ‘Call the Midwife’ on DVD. Continue reading

‘The Brittas Empire’ – Series 7 REVIEWED

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I’ve at last finished reviewing ‘The Brittas Empire’ TV series starring Chris Barrie as Gordon Brittas. I’ve enjoyed watching this series, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic – please keep safe. Today, it’s time for me to share with you my reviews on Series 7 of the BBC comedy TV series. There’s also a review on the 1996 Christmas Special called ‘Surviving Christmas’. Continue reading

Quick DVD Box Set Review – ‘Die Hard Collection’

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Well, I’ve finally seen them! I’ve seen the five films of ‘Die Hard’ starring Bruce Willis as John McClane. I know, right? Imagine me watching these movies! I didn’t think that would happen either! My Dad purchased them for my Mum since she (and we) enjoyed the ‘Mission: Impossible’ movies! Continue reading

‘Time Lord Victorious – Road to the Dark Times’ (Doctor Who) on Blu-ray

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Over Christmas 2020 and early 2021, I’ve been checking out the ‘Time Lord Victorious – Road to the Dark Times’ collection of ‘Doctor Who’ stories on Blu-ray. This is in preparation for me to check out the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ event that’s happening from 2020-21 with books, audios and comic tales. Continue reading