Trauma is fascinated by death and its impact, showing how grief ultimately unravels the lives of Dan Bowker (John Simm) and Jon Allerton (Adrian Lester)
Describing Hard Sun as a “pre-apocalyptic crime drama” is a misrepresentation of the show - it never leaves the confines of the police procedural genre.
Channel 4's Kiri was an engaging drama that raised several questions - but it offered few answers, and lacked a proper resolution.
The Orville is basically just Star Trek fan-fiction - but in the grand scheme of things, that's not the worst thing to be.
(Some of the) reasons why Hell Bent is Steven Moffat's best episode of Doctor Who, one of Peter Capaldi's best episodes, & one of the best companion exits.
An analysis of the trailer for The Handmaid's Tale Season 2, and new details released about the series - who will Marisa Tomei play? What is the resistance?
Star Trek has its own strengths, its own appeal, and its own identity. Star Trek: Discovery isn’t Game of Thrones, and it shouldn’t try to be.
With spoilers, here's a look at how Black Mirror's USS Callister posits a perfect metaphor for nerd culture in 2017, and how to fix it.
“No one wants complexity and reality from us,” declares the Queen Mother in The Crown. But that’s what 'Beryl' delivers, candid and intimate as it is.
Babylon Berlin, a noir mystery set against a backdrop of political intrigue &revolutionary fervour, carries itself with an entirely deserved confidence.
Allegories of Nazis are prevalent across our media - but what's the result of that? Does it normalise them - or worse, does it fictionalise them?
The Marvel Netflix shows have been hit or miss ratio; it would have been easy for The Punisher to fail as well. That it didn’t is a welcome surprise.
Channel 4's new show The End of the F***ing World is an absolute gem of a series, one that is absolutely worth your time.
Kit Harington in a medieval thriller invites comparison to Game of Thrones, but it doesn’t take long to realise Gunpowder is a drama with its own identity.
Star Trek: Discovery’s fifth episode, Choose Your Pain, introduced Lt. Ash Tyler, a Klingon prisoner of war. Something about Tyler doesn’t quite seem right – Captain Lorca was quick to point out that his story of being held prison by the Klingons didn’t quite add up, given how long he’d survived. Of
Designated Survivor has been left behind by real-life politics, and as it scrambles to keep up it's lost sight of the show it wants to be.
The structure of BBC Three's new anorexia drama 'Overshadowed' is particularly effective.
Tonight saw the conclusion of The Cuckoo’s Calling, the BBC’s adaptation of Robert Galbraith’s novel of the same name. In every respect, The Cuckoo’s Calling was a competently executed detective drama, moving intelligently between the different hallmarks of the genre. Burke and Grainger have an easy
Trump continued to haunt the narrative as the series went on, with regular reference to the realities of his presidency. John Cameron Mitchell played Felix Staples in an episode that satirised the realities of online abuse in a stark and discerning manner. Indeed, The Good Fight is shaped as an explicitly
Following their success with The Night Manager – which recently won three Golden Globe awards and was nominated for a fourth – the BBC are going to be bringing another John le Carré novel for the screen. Simon Beaufoy, Oscar award winning writer of Slumdog Millionaire, will be adapting le Carré’s famous
After a guest appearance in Arrow Season 4 following the cancellation of NBC’s Constantine, fans have been clamouring for another opportunity to see Matt Ryan as John Constantine. A series of six 10-minute long episodes have been ordered as part of a new Constantine series, which will join the CW’s
More than that, though, I was quite disappointed by the death of Mary Watson – it was difficult not to view that as a misstep, albeit one which would clearly have significant repercussions for the rest of the series, again establishing a brand-new status quo for Sherlock moving forward. You can tell