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THE HALCYON REVIEW

ITV’s Monday night drama THE HALCYON has been billed as the ‘new Downton Abbey’. Well it certainly has the glitz, sprawling cast and soap-opera plot twists, but does it have Downton’s staying power? It’s no wonder that ITV commissioned The Halcyon, their previous historical dramas (not only Downton, but Mr. Selfridge too) have been widely…
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COLD FEET REVIEW

I hardly think ITV’s Cold Feet (Mondays, 9pm) needs much of an introduction. Last on our screens 13 years ago, this much hyped new series catches up with Adam, Pete, David, Jenny and Karen. The first episode was mainly about Adam’s return to the UK from Singapore, and his wedding to Angela, whom he met…
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WOLF CREEK REVIEW

This is unsettling stuff and definitely not for the fainthearted. If you like your drama at the darker end of the scale with a side helping of bloody violence and terror, perhaps WOLF CREEK is for you. Up until a couple of years ago, pretty much all I knew about Australian TV was Neighbours. Then along came…
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THE NIGHT OF REVIEW

HBO's THE NIGHT OF begun on Sky Atlantic this week and stars John Turturro and Riz Ahmed, the show centers around a murder investigation and the fight to clear the name of the main character, Nasir. The entire series (eight episodes) is shrouded in mystery, as Nasir himself is unsure if he actually killed the…
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