Tag: Paul Blackwell

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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 Silent Witness TV

TV Review: Silent Witness Series 18

As the dust settles on all the recent changes, Series 18 of Silent Witness turns out to…

Posted in Silent Witness TV

TV Review: Silent Witness Series 17

Series 17 of Silent Witness, in which the show feel very much still in transition, and we’re…

Posted in Bond Film Jez Butterworth John Logan

Film Review: Spectre (2015)

After the emotional triumph of Skyfall, the lethargic pacing of Spectre can’t help but feel a letdown…

Posted in Bond Film John Logan

Film Review: Skyfall (2012)

As much an M movie as a Bond flick, Skyfall benefits from putting Dame Judi Dench front…

Posted in Chris Chibnall LGBT+ Phoebe Waller-Bridge TV

TV Review: Broadchurch, Series 2

A return to Broadchurch isn’t quite as effective, as Series 2 broadens the canvas to another mystery…

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TV Review: The Sister

Not even with Neil Cross writing and Russell Tovey and Bertie Carvel starring can I recommend the…

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TV Review: Atlantis Series 1

Series 1 of Atlantis proves so much better than I remember, only fitting for a show that…

Posted in Film Moira Buffini Musicals Theatre

Film Review: London Road (2015)

“Everybody’s very very nervous” The theatrical production of London Road was a major success for the National…