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Game of Thrones season 6 trailer (slay-bells are ringing).

December 4, 2015 | By | Reply More
Game of Thrones season 6 trailer (slay-bells are ringing).

Is it that time already? The sixth season of the fantasy TV slayfest that is Game of Thrones is now been teaser trailed. Lovely.

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Hard Sun, scifi-crime drama from the BBC.

December 3, 2015 | By | Reply More
Hard Sun, scifi-crime drama from the BBC.

A new six episode one hour scifi-crime drama series by Luther creator Neil Cross (produced by Euston Films), has been just commissioned for BBC One. Hard Sun is described as a pre-apocalyptic crime drama set in contemporary London, has been commissioned by Charlotte Moore, Controller of BBC One, and Polly Hill, Controller of BBC Drama […]

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Samurai Jack swings back on TV for 2016.

December 2, 2015 | By | Reply More
Samurai Jack swings back on TV for 2016.

The Emmy Award-winning cartoon series Samurai Jack is returning in 2016 to TV on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim. For those that missed the fab original, it featured Jack, a samurai stranded in the far future, and his quest to travel back to his home time while beating the sly alien-and-robot-backed demon ruler of Earth, aka, […]

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Doctor Who: Season 9: Episode 11: Heaven Sent by Steven Moffat.

November 28, 2015 | By | 4 Replies More
Doctor Who: Season 9: Episode 11: Heaven Sent by Steven Moffat.

As usual with these examination of ‘Doctor Who’ stories shortly after transmission, if you haven’t seen them, I’ll try not to give away too many unintentional spoilers, although I will give a quick resume of the plot. Much of the analysis will be about it so feel suitably warned. This has to be the most […]

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DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (superheroes go time travelling).

November 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (superheroes go time travelling).

You can’t keep a good time traveller down – Rory from Doctor Who has to assemble a crack team of superheroes to go time travelling and take down an immortal super-villain who controls the world in the far future. Hey, the Avengers can’t keep all the fun to themselves, right? Hitting US TV screens via the […]

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Doctor Who: Season 9: Episode 10:Save The Raven by Sarah Dollard

November 21, 2015 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: Season 9: Episode 10:Save The Raven by Sarah Dollard

As usual with these examination of ‘Doctor Who’ stories shortly after transmission, if you haven’t seen them, I’ll try not to give away too many unintentional spoilers, although I will give a quick resume of the plot. Much of the analysis will be about it so feel suitably warned. This is really a weird opener […]

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Callan: This Man Alone (DVD review).

November 20, 2015 | By | Reply More
Callan: This Man Alone (DVD review).

I’ve reviewed the ‘Callan’ TV series here a while back and didn’t really expect to see much more available on the subject. After all, most of the key cast are no longer with us and the thought of extras back then wouldn’t have been thought of. However, a documentary about the series, as told by […]

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Doctor Who: Season 9: Episode 8: The Zygon Inversion by Peter Harness and Steven Moffat

November 7, 2015 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: Season 9: Episode 8: The Zygon Inversion by Peter Harness and Steven Moffat

As usual with these examination of ‘Doctor Who’ stories shortly after transmission, if you haven’t seen them, I’ll try not to give away too many unintentional spoilers, although I will give a quick resume of the plot. Much of the analysis will be about it so feel suitably warned. This has to be one of […]

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Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy gets the full BBC treatment.

November 3, 2015 | By | Reply More
Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy gets the full BBC treatment.

BBC One is going ahead with a new TV drama series based on Philip Pullman’s steampunk fantasy trilogy of novels, His Dark Materials. Polly Hill, Controller BBC Drama Commissioning, told SFcrowsnest, “It is an honour to be bringing Philip Pullman’s extraordinary steampunk novels to BBC One. His Dark Materials is a stunning trilogy, and a […]

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Preacher TV series (first trailer).

November 2, 2015 | By | Reply More
Preacher TV series (first trailer).

A supernatural Preacher, a gun-toting ex, and an Irish vampire are coming to AMC as a new TV series mid-2016 . . . based, of course, on Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon’s iconic Vertigo comic-strip of the same name. Dominic Cooper plays Jesse Custer: the small town preacher who merges with an angel and sets […]

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