Tag: Ellie Haddington

Posted in Film

Film Review: Operation Mincemeat (2021)

The incredible-but-true story of Operation Mincemeat makes for a different take on the British war film, still…

Posted in Ripper Street TV

TV Review: Ripper Street Series 5

I finally get around to watching Series 5 of Ripper Street on Amazon Prime “No rumpus here…

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TV Review: Close To Me

At six episodes, Close To Me perhaps strings out its central mystery a touch too long, diluting…

Posted in Film

Film Review: Surge (2020)

There’s committed work from Ben Whishaw in Surge but fatally flawed writing makes it a very difficult…

Posted in TV

TV Review: Close to Me, Episode 1

The first episode of Channel 4’s new drama Close to Me promises much, with Connie Nielsen and…

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TV Review: Motherland Series 3

Series 3 of Motherland returns to give us more of the excellent parental shenanigans, led by the…

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TV Review: Motherland Christmas special

Motherland continues to excel with this sharp-edged and scabrously funny Christmas special “What absolute shite are you…

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TV Review: Atlantis Series 2

Series 2 of Atlantis shifts to a single narrative but effectively so, meaning it’s a shame that…

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TV Review: Motherland (Series 2)

The second series of Motherland continues to peel back layers of articifice around cultural ideas of motherhood…