Category Archives: Episode Reviews

THE BIG AUDITION REVIEW

Think Pineapple Dance Studios (that Louis Spence docusoap from 2010) meets The X Factor - and that pretty much sums up ITV1's new reality show called THE BIG AUDITION. By this I mean that it was funny in parts, engaging in parts, but it also went for the jugular at times in trying to make…
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AMERICA’S GATEKEEPERS REVIEW

Border Force: AMERICA'S GATEKEEPERS is the latest installation in the history of border security shows. Keeping in line with its predecessors such as Nothing to Declare and UK Border Force, it follows a number of stories during the episode. The show focuses on the border between Texas and Mexico which is defined by the Rio…
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DEFENDING THE GUILTY REVIEW

Brand new sitcoms these days tend to be very hit or miss.  This week we saw the pilot episode of one based around the judiciary on BBC2 entitled, DEFENDING THE GUILTY. My initial impression was that I really liked it.  It was not perfect and certainly was not a laugh a minute, however there definitely…
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WASTED REVIEW

WASTED CHANNEL 4
Hopefully the DVD release of WASTED will spur Channel 4 to commission a second series of this cult sitcom. It revels in the ridiculousness of rural South West a year before This Country got there. The show is about a group of friends in their early twenties who never managed to get out of their…
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