Category Archives: Episode Reviews

IN THE DARK REVIEW

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IN THE DARK sees DI Helen Weeks grapple apprehensively with pregnancy - and she has been compelled to return to her loathed rural home town of Polesford, Derbyshire. Two girls have been abducted, and the man arrested is married to Helen's childhood best friend, Linda. But is he guilty? And why is Helen so desperate…
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PUBLIC ENEMY REVIEW

PUBLIC ENEMY SKY ATLANTIC
Gripping, claustrophobic and at times quite menacing. PUBLIC ENEMY's tight plot and deeply atmospheric storytelling make it perfect binge-watching material and offers Belgium a firm foothold in the Euro Noir market Imagine it's 2045. Human rights judges have found whole-life tariffs to be illegal. The maximum sentence a person can receive for murder is 40…
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THE WEEK THE LANDLORDS MOVED IN REVIEW

THE WEEK THE LANDLORDS MOVED IN BBC1
New BBC one show THE WEEK THE LANDLORDS MOVED IN looks set to divide viewers along property owning lines. Episode 1 introduces two different private landlords. First up are father and son team Peter and Mark, who run a £7m empire. Peter’s motto is “let it and forget” and the pair boast about inflating local…
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RIVIERA REVIEW

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Riviera arrived on Sky Atlantic shrouded in perfectly orchestrated mystery. It was courtesy of the enigmatic teasers that have revealed precisely nothing about its plot over the past few weeks. We learn little more before the opening credits, whose kaleidoscopic visuals and yearning theme tune are dangerously Bond-like (minus the naked ladies, given that this…
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