TV Review – ‘Grantchester’, Series 5, Episode 6

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(sighs) Okay, let’s get this over with. It’s time for Series 5, Episode 6 of ‘Grantchester’. Let me tell you, I was hoping for a great climax to this season of ‘Grantchester’. After the build-up to what had been going on in the first five episodes, I was hoping for a good pay-off to all the characters I’d seen. Continue reading

CD Review – ‘The Legacy of Time’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve done it! At last! I’ve reviewed ‘The Legacy of Time’, the epic six-linked-episode story to celebrate 20 years of ‘Doctor Who’ @ Big Finish. This was a challenge to review, but I’m happy I reviewed all six episodes of this epic adventure. It stars Paul McGann, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy and many more from the worlds of ‘Doctor Who’. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘Love & Friendship’

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Here I am again with another review on a film adaptation from ‘The World of Jane Austen’! Today, I’ve added my review on ‘Love & Friendship’! This film is based on the novella by Jane Austen called ‘Lady Susan’. It was released in 2016 and was written, produced and directed by filmmaker Whit Stillman. Continue reading

TV Review – ‘Grantchester’, Series 5, Episode 2

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I enjoyed watching Series 5, Episode 2 of ‘Grantchester’ last night. It was another enjoyable episode that combined both character drama as well as a murder mystery. It’s interesting how ‘Grantchester’ does that in one hour of TV compared to other murder mysteries that have 2 hours to tell the story. Continue reading

TV Review – ‘Grantchester’, Series 5, Episode 1

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‘Grantchester’ is back! I found this out when looking in the ‘Radio Times’! My parents and I had to watch Series 5 this year after enjoying Series 4 last year. This time, we watched the first episode via ITV1 on Friday at 9pm instead of on ITV Hub. Hopefully we’ll continue this for the rest of the season. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Zygon Invasion’/’The Zygon Inversion’

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It’s time for Zygons today in this two-part ‘Doctor Who’ story. This is ‘The Zygon Invasion’/’The Zygon Inversion’ by Peter Harness and Steven Moffat. It features the return of U.N.I.T., Kate Stewart and Osgood somehow. It also features the best performance of Jenna Coleman as a Zygon leader as well as Clara. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Magician’s Apprentice’/’The Witch’s Familiar’

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Series 9 of ‘Doctor Who’ begins today as we take a look at the first story of the season which is a two-parter. This is ‘The Magician’s Apprentice’/’The Witch’s Familiar’ and it features Peter Capladi’s Doctor and Jenna Coleman’s Clara facing against Daleks, Michelle Gomez as Missy and Julian Bleach as Davros. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘Dark Water’/’Death In Heaven’

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It’s now time for the season finale of Series 8 in ‘Doctor Who’ and it’s a two-parter this time. This story features the epic conclusion to Peter Capladi’s first season as the Doctor. Clara’s boyfriend Danny gets killed; the Cybermen return to invade Earth and the Doctor has his first confrontation with Michelle Gomez as Missy. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Day of the Doctor’

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This is the 50th anniversary special of ‘Doctor Who’ called ‘The Day of the Doctor’ by Steven Moffat. It features Matt Smith as the Eleventh Doctor and Jenna Coleman as Clara. It also features David Tennant as the Tenth Doctor, John Hurt as the War Doctor and Billie Piper as the Moment. It also features Daleks and Zygons. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Power of Three’

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Here’s the second contribution to Series 7 of ‘Doctor Who’ by Chris Chibnall. In this episode, it’s the ‘slow invasion’ of the cubes on Earth. This ‘Doctor Who’ adventure also features Mark Williams as Brian, Ryan’s dad again and there’s also the debut of Jemma Redgrave as Kate Stewart from U.N.I.T. in this! Continue reading