RSSCategory: TV

Santa Clarita Diet (new Netflix horror zom-com).

January 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Santa Clarita Diet (new Netflix horror zom-com).

Joel Hammond (Timothy Olyphant) and Sheila Hammond (Drew Barrymore) are realtors leading vaguely discontented lives in the L.A. suburb of the USA’s Santa Clarita, until Sheila goes through a dramatic change into a zombie, sending both their lives as estate agents down a road of death and destruction … but in a good way. Yes, […]

Read More

Warehouse 13 DVD boxset (DVD TV series review)

January 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
Warehouse 13 DVD boxset    (DVD TV series review)

I have to confess that after ‘The X-Files’ ended, seeing the plethora of new series with FBI agents investigating weird events, I was a more than a little apprehensive about trying any of its successors. What swayed me with ‘Warehouse 13’ was largely the price so I could at least afford to watch and although […]

Read More

The Handmaid’s Tale (trailer of terror).

January 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Handmaid’s Tale (trailer of terror).

Here’s the trailer for The Handmaid’s Tale TV series (a la the excellent novel by Margaret Atwood). It is coming via the Hulu streaming service in the USA starting 26th April 2017. Not got Hulu yet – still too much to watch via Netflix and, to a lesser extent, Amazon Prime. It’s getting so I […]

Read More

Bates Motel (season 5 trailer).

January 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
Bates Motel (season 5 trailer).

For those that like their horror TV hotel-based (and kind of creepy), here’s the trailer for the 5th season of the A&E-produced Bates Motel. Inspired by the classic Psycho film by Alfred Hitchcock, the series details the gory pre-history of the movie events.

Read More

Supergirl’s season two to get all Mxyzptik on us.

January 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
Supergirl’s season two to get all Mxyzptik on us.

Season 2 of Supergirl is set to build on its tradition of borrowing outlandish adversaries, with the news that it will feature DC’s most unpronounceable villain, Mr Mxyzptik. Peter Gadiot will play the character, and he adds this tricky assignment to a star-studded list of TV fantasy roles, his most recent being Cyrus in Once […]

Read More

UFO – The Complete Series (Blu-Ray and book review).

January 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
UFO – The Complete Series (Blu-Ray and book review).

‘UFO’, Gerry Anderson’s first foray into live-action television is an interesting contrast of style and content. From a design point-of-view, the series looks fantastic: amazing sets, futuristic costumes, action-packed model shots of flying saucers, fighter aircraft and submarines. From a content perspective, it’s the show that gives us ‘Carry On’ style leers from male personnel […]

Read More

Outlander Season 1, Volume 2 (Original Television Soundtrack) by Bear McCreary (CD review).

December 17, 2016 | By | Reply More
Outlander Season 1, Volume 2 (Original Television Soundtrack) by Bear McCreary (CD review).

This is the second album of music released from the television series ‘Outlander’, based on the series of books by Diana Gabaldon. It’s an enjoyable hour or so of music and is an album I often find myself putting on while I’m working. It definitely evokes a sense of Scotland and Bear McCreary has made […]

Read More

The 100 – 4th season (trailer).

December 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
The 100 – 4th season (trailer).

For two seasons, the post-apocalyptic refugees of The 100 sent to Earth have been at war. First with themselves, then with the Grounders, and finally with Mount Weather. Many have lost their lives along the way. All have lost their innocence. They have learned the hard way that in the fight for survival, there are […]

Read More

Class: The Stone House by A.K. Benedict (book review).

December 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
Class: The Stone House by A.K. Benedict (book review).

**Bear in mind that these books follow the TV series so it’s best to view that before reading to avoid spoilers.** Tanya is intrigue by the Stone House and she can’t stop going there. You see there’s a girl in the window. You can tell she’s afraid, that she’s trapped and that the house won’t […]

Read More

The OA (trailer: new Netflix scifi series).

December 12, 2016 | By | Reply More
The OA (trailer: new Netflix scifi series).

The OA is a new television scifi series created by Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij due to debut on December 16th 2016 on Netflix. The first series consists of eight one-hour episodes produced by Plan B and Anonymous Content. It’s about a girl who returns home as a young adult after disappearing – being abducted, […]

Read More

Enjoy scifi? Please spread the word :)