Category Archives: TV Show

World Advent : Day 18

The Shows: UK TV – United Kingdom Television is on the rise both here and around the world. Countries are adapting popular shows from other countries and with streaming platforms looking for more content many international shows are getting the … Continue reading

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Perfect Foreign Films for Saint Valentine’s Day

COMEDY L’arnacoeur [Heartbreaker] – France Les émotifs anonymes [Romantics Anonymous] – France Eagle vs Shark – New Zealand White Wedding – South Africa Strictly Ballroom – Australia Hors de prix [Priceless] – France Love Actually – UK Bridget Jones’s Diary … Continue reading

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Global Advent: Day 7

The Film: Cold Comfort Farm – England Movies about writers have a special place in my heart. As do movies with a great cast, an underplayed quirk, and period pieces. Which makes Cold Comfort an all-around winner. Everything is strange in … Continue reading

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Adventures in Netflix II

More Adventures… I’ll start out with a series I only partially watched on TV but as Netflix recommended it to me, and I decided to write a review to warn others, I’m including it in this roundup. Downton Abbey Shallow … Continue reading

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Miranda Hyperdrive

Hyperdrive is the best of both comedy and sci-fi. Forget all the comparisons to Red Dwarf. Hyperdrive refrains from the acid-induced insanity of Dwarf and aims right for Star Trek/Farscape/Stargate/Gallactica parody all while staying broad enough to be a great … Continue reading

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Never Fail

For me, quality storytelling is when I’m able to realize the writers are steps ahead of me, giving the characters what not what they want but what they need, so I can just sit back and watch it all unfold … Continue reading

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