Category Archives: Television

Under the Dome (2013 – 2015) – Domefounded

Stephen King strikes again in TV land and so exhales another collective groan. His usual brigade of Yankee stereotypes (local writer, war veteran, religious crackpot, redneck politician, child genius, murderous bully and so on) are residents of yet another Maine

Under the Dome (2013 – 2015) – Domefounded

Stephen King strikes again in TV land and so exhales another collective groan. His usual brigade of Yankee stereotypes (local writer, war veteran, religious crackpot, redneck politician, child genius, murderous bully and so on) are residents of yet another Maine

Friday the 13th: The Series – Season 1 (1987-88): Leave your mask at home

Fans of The X-Files, Tales from the Darkside and the like should delight in this set-up of two previously unacquainted cousins who inherit an antique store with a vault of hokey objects cursed by the devil. A lot to swallow,

Friday the 13th: The Series – Season 1 (1987-88): Leave your mask at home

Fans of The X-Files, Tales from the Darkside and the like should delight in this set-up of two previously unacquainted cousins who inherit an antique store with a vault of hokey objects cursed by the devil. A lot to swallow,

The X-Files – reopened, 13 key-episodes

Aliens, monsters, government conspiracies, a red-headed sceptic and a smart-mouthed believer. Well-filmed, well-acted and well thought out, each episode of The X-Files (1993-2002) was like a short film – whether part of a larger story or a ‘monster of the

The X-Files – reopened, 13 key-episodes

Aliens, monsters, government conspiracies, a red-headed sceptic and a smart-mouthed believer. Well-filmed, well-acted and well thought out, each episode of The X-Files (1993-2002) was like a short film – whether part of a larger story or a ‘monster of the

More than magic: Bewitched 1964-1972

Sixties saccharine. Bewitched was the long running 60s /70s US sitcom in which ambitious career man Darrin (Dick York, later Dick Sargent) is married to Samantha (Elizabeth Montgomery), who happens to be a modern day witch. Following the quirky revelation (on their

More than magic: Bewitched 1964-1972

Sixties saccharine. Bewitched was the long running 60s /70s US sitcom in which ambitious career man Darrin (Dick York, later Dick Sargent) is married to Samantha (Elizabeth Montgomery), who happens to be a modern day witch. Following the quirky revelation (on their