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THE WOMAN IN WHITE REVIEW

Less than a minute into this adaptation of Wilkie Collins’ novel THE WOMAN IN WHITE, Marion (Jessie Buckley) stares straight at the camera and says: “How is it men crush women time and time again and go unpunished?”. Short of saying ‘Time’s up’, this might have been a 21st century plea. It’s too on-the-nose; seeing…
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JULY 2017 UK TV

IN THE DARK BBC
Expect lots of drama in July, especially thanks to new series on BBC (In The Dark) and Channel 5  (Bull). The Leftovers (Sky Atlantic) will return for its final season, whilst 5USA will see a supernatural drama (Midnight Texas) air. JULY 2017 TV SHOWS YOU CAN'T MISS 04 July The third and final series of The Leftovers has arrived.…
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THE REPLACEMENT REVIEW

THE REPLACEMENT BBC1
I caught one of those ITV money shows the other week, the focus was child benefits, tax credits, stuff like that. It was pretty enlightening; I never knew there was a) so much out there and b) that it was so complicated. THE REPLACEMENT takes a bit less of a realistic approach to maternity leave;…
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APPLE TREE YARD REVIEW

APPLE TREE YARD BBC1
Gritty and classy; the BBC’s new Sunday night show THE APPLE TREE YARD is not quite what the previews would lead you to believe but it’s certainly worth its star power. My view is this – if Emily Watson’s signed up, it’s gonna be good. Not a bad rule of thumb and one I’ve pretty…
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