RECAP & REVIEW: Doctor Who – ‘Smile’ (Series 10, Episode 2)

“In spite of the creeping sense that the past is following him around, there really is no comparison between this Twelve, the Time Lord who quotes Bowie songs and declares himself handsome as he prances around, with the rather dour alien who used to tell everybody to shut up as soon as look at them.” Our Recap and Review of a ‘fun, but lightweight’ second episode.… Read More RECAP & REVIEW: Doctor Who – ‘Smile’ (Series 10, Episode 2)

RECAP & REVIEW: The Last Kingdom – Series 2, Episode 5

“In a way, this episode feels like a soft reboot for the series. At the start it even felt a little like a different show. Nevertheless, the blueprint is still the same. Once again we have a status quo which is being threatened by a perfect storm consisting of Uhtred’s ego, Alfred’s single-mindedness and a couple of Vikings seeking revenge and wanting to do what Vikings do: take what doesn’t belong to them.” Our Recap and Review of a ‘plotty’ fifth episode.… Read More RECAP & REVIEW: The Last Kingdom – Series 2, Episode 5

RECAP & REVIEW: The Last Kingdom – Series 2, Episode 3

“The Last Kingdom skipped second gear and went straight to fifth in this third instalment of the series. Not only did things progress mighty quickly in terms of the passage of time and hair growth […], but it also set us off on a roller-coaster of emotions. Here we got a glimpse of an Uhtred we’ve never seen before…” Our look at the traumatic third episode.… Read More RECAP & REVIEW: The Last Kingdom – Series 2, Episode 3