Category Archives: Brief Reviews

DARIA (1997) VERDICT

DARIA is an animated comedy about an ultra-dry-witted high schooler trying to tolerate the experience of adolescent life. Storyline Acting Visuals Soundtrack Overall   Verdict The show follows an introverted, unpopular, highly intelligent, teenager as she trudges through her life filled with jocks, cheerleaders, teachers, fashionistas, her family and many other individuals with whom she…
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NIGHT AND DAY (2001) VERDICT

2003 was the death knell for three soaps: Brookside, Crossroads and NIGHT AND DAY - a sadly forgotten soap that was a bonkers cross between Twin Peaks and Hollyoaks. Storyline Acting Visuals Soundtrack Overall   Verdict The show centred on the mystery of what happened to Jane Harper- a pretty, popular girl who goes missing…
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A PLASTIC TIDE (2017) VERDICT

A PLASTIC TIDE SKY ATLANTIC
In the water is a strip of caution tape, a literal warning sign for a problem that could easily get much worse – plastic pollution, as shown on A PLASTIC TIDE. In Mumbai, India, Science Correspondent Thomas Moore meets Activist and beach cleaner, Afroz Shah. They walk along a local beach covered with plastic, and…
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OCEANS – RED SEA (2008) VERDICT

Raising awareness of a problem sadly being faced by ocean conservationists over the next 10 years: the loss of coral reefs. Cameras follow a crew, including Environmentalist Philippe Cousteau Jr. They dive and delve into the RED SEA. A theory; the coral there can survive such warm waters because it has heat-tolerant algae, therefore adapting…
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