Category Archives: Drama

‘Jesus of Nazareth’ & ‘The Miracle Maker’

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As it’s Good Friday tomorrow, it’s a good time to revisit two dramatised productions of the story of Jesus Christ and the wonderful miracles he performed. The two productions of Jesus’ story that I’ve reviewed include the 1977 TV mini-series ‘Jesus of Nazareth’, starring Robert Powell as Jesus, and the 1999/2000 animated film ‘The Miracle Maker’, featuring Ralph Fiennes as the voice of Jesus. Continue reading

Quick DVD Box Set Review – ‘The Musketeers’

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It’s funny how I seem to keep coming back to ‘The Three Musketeers’ by Alexandra Dumas every year. In 2021, I reviewed the 1993 film and in 2022, I reviewed the 2011 film. Both films I saw on Disney+. I’ve just finished checking out the BBC TV series ‘The Musketeers’, based on the 1844 novel. Continue reading

Quick TV Series Review – ‘Call the Midwife’ (Series 12)

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Two months into 2023 and my parents and I have finished seeing Series 12 of ‘Call the Midwife’. We saw the first seven episodes on BBC iPlayer, due to missing a week on the first episode when it began on New Year’s Day. We saw the eighth and last episode on BBC TV on its transmission date. 🙂 Continue reading

TV Review – ‘Call the Midwife’, Christmas Special 2022

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On Christmas Day, I saw the latest ‘Call the Midwife’ Christmas Special on BBC One. I enjoyed seeing the Christmas Special and I’m sure I’ll be seeing Series 12 in the New Year. Mind you, I’m wondering if the series is getting a little tired by this point, especially when it’s being going on for a long time. 😐 Continue reading

TV Review – ‘Merry Bloody Christmas’ (All Creatures Great and Small) (2020-22)

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It’s time to talk about the third Christmas Special from the new ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ TV series that was shown on Channel 5 on the 23rd of December 2022. I greatly enjoyed watching this Christmas Special and I was very surprised by how the special turned out in terms of the story it told. Continue reading

Quick TV Series Review – ‘The Larkins’ (Series 2)

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As well as seeing Bradley Walsh in the ‘Doctor Who’ story ‘The Power of the Doctor’ this year, I’ve also seen him in Series 2 of ‘The Larkins’ on both ITV1 and Britbox. I greatly enjoyed watching Series 2 of ‘The Larkins’ after enjoying Series 1 and the Christmas Special back in 2021, which is amazing. 🙂 Continue reading

Quick TV Series Review – ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ (2020-22) (Series 3)

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From September to October this year, I’ve been watching and enjoying the six episodes of Series 3 of the new ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ series on Channel 5. Hopefully one day, I’ll get to write in-depth reviews on each of the six episodes of Series 3 when I get to revisit it on DVD in 2023 or 2024. Continue reading

DVD Reviews – ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ (2020-21) – Series 2

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I’m currently looking forward to when Series 3 of the new ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ TV series gets transmitted on Channel 5, hopefully in September this year. In the meantime, I’ve shared my latest reviews on Series 2 of the new ‘All Creatures’ series as well as the 2020 Christmas Special, which I’ve enjoyed revisiting on DVD lately. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘Becoming Jane’

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So, I was planning to do an updated review on the 2019 film ‘Little Women’ and perhaps do a quick review on the 1994 film adaptation. Sadly, that hasn’t come about with things getting in the way. Thankfully, I can make up for that by doing an in-depth review on the biographical drama film ‘Becoming Jane’, focusing on the early life of Jane Austen. Continue reading

‘TravelWise’ is on YouTube!

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After all these years since I shared my review on it in 2017, ‘TravelWise’ – the four-part educational video drama starring ‘Doctor Who’ stars like Sarah Sutton, Nicola Bryant, Nicholas Courtney, Colin Baker and Peter Miles – is now on YouTube, thanks to Critical Penguin! I’m very pleased ‘TravelWise’ is now available to see on YouTube. Continue reading