What a riot!
We need to talk about The Walking Dead…
The Young Pope is grand in its ambition, impressive in scale, and richly detailed in its costumes and locations.
Step into the gloomy and brilliant alternate realities of Charlie Brooker’s Black Mirror. Be warned, there may be a bit of mental scarring.
“I’m warning you, it’s not a pretty sight”, a man tells ballsy detective Anaïs Châtelet as they approach a train station maintenance pit. He’s not wrong.
Family. Can’t live with them. Can kill them.
“We never would’ve upset you if we knew you had superpowers.”
99% of the time, crime doesn’t pay. For the 1% however – those intelligent, hardened and violent few – it pays big. Much to the expense of those whose lives they touch on their rise to power.
Twists, turns, redemptions, falls from grace. Orange is the New Black is a show which genuinely has it all. As it’s weaved its wicked web, it’s become nothing short of essential viewing. Proceed to season four with caution though; it’s going to get a little emotional up in here…
Another year, another topsy-turvy season of The Walking Dead.
Dark, funny, goofy and muddled, The X-File’s return is one of variety, but also of wild inconsistency. It’s not the triumphant return many fans had hoped for, but it certainly had moments where it recaptured that ’90s magic.
The Affair, aka the repeatedly poor life choices of Noah Solloway…