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Kelly MacDonald & Benedict Cumberbatch in The Child in Time. Photo: Pinewood Television/Sunny March - Photographer: Charlie Best

Review: The Child in Time

The BBC1 adaption of Ian McEwan’s 1987 novel A Child in Time follows Stephen Lewis (Benedict Cumberbatch), a children’s author, who loses ...

Image: Ron Cogswell @Flickr

Review: Fargo - Season 3

When the first season of the TV ‘adaptation’ of the Coens’ classic was released, spearheaded by Martin Freeman and Billy Bob Thornton, ...

Image: Jackson Davis/Netflix

Review: Ozark

It's a turbulent time for Netflix.  The newly released Okja was criticised heavily for being screened at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival. ...

Kelly MacDonald & Benedict Cumberbatch in The Child in Time. Photo: Pinewood Television/Sunny March - Photographer: Charlie Best

Review: The Child in Time

Posted on Oct 16, 2017 1
Image: Ron Cogswell @Flickr

Review: Fargo - Season 3

Posted on Aug 15, 2017 2
Image: Jackson Davis/Netflix

Review: Ozark

Posted on Aug 9, 2017 3
Kelly MacDonald & Benedict Cumberbatch in The Child in Time. Photo: Pinewood Television/Sunny March - Photographer: Charlie Best

Review: The Child in Time

Benedict Cumberbatch and Kelly MacDonald go on separate journeys of grief as they come to terms with the disappearance of their daughter Kate in BBC1’s drama The Child in Time

Image: Ron Cogswell @Flickr

Review: Fargo – Season 3

In its third season, the TV series inspired by the Coen Brothers’ 1996 film of the same name is possibly the best so far

Image: Jackson Davis/Netflix

Review: Ozark

Breaking Bad goes rural in Netflix’s latest big series

Photo: Vice

F**k That’s Delicious: Everybody Loves Chicago

Action Bronson loves tacos, ice-cream and Chicago

Photo: Badi Fox @Flickr

Riverdale

“Our story is about a town, a small town and the people who live in the town”

Photo: Netflix

Review: Santa Clarita Diet

Never mind ‘Netflix and Chill’, this is ‘Netflix and Kill’

Photo: Netflix

The Crown

The Crown falls just short of receiving the Royal Seal of Approval

Photo: Netflix

Black Mirror Series Three

Black Mirror series three is exactly as expected: a clumsy and blundering criticism of the modern world

Photo: HBO

TV Catch Up: The Night Of

The Night Of is a compelling study of the judicial system in post 9/11 New York

The fresh faces of Stranger Things. Photo: Netflix

Feature: Stranger Things and the future of TV

Stranger Things signals a change in the way television is viewed and received

Photo: AMC

TV Binge: The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead is a show that has reached highs and lows, and largely bases itself around a strict formula

Photo: BBC

TV Binge: My Jihad

My Jihad shys away from stereotypes and subverts tired clichés about Islam, providing a more authentic and positive picture of everyday Muslims