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The Champions Original Soundtrack by Robert Farnon, Edwin Astley, Albert Elms and Tony Hatch (TV series soundtrack CD review).

November 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Champions Original Soundtrack by Robert Farnon, Edwin Astley, Albert Elms and Tony Hatch (TV series soundtrack CD review).

I’ve known about Network’s TV series CD collections for some years. They were also limited editions and expensive, double what I paid last month. Even so, when I saw ‘The Champions Original Soundtrack’ had dropped in price, it was too good an opportunity to miss. I should point out that not all the others in […]

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Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD Season 5 trailer: Not on Earth

November 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD Season 5 trailer: Not on Earth

Here’s a trailer for Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD Season 5, where the agents are “Not on Earth” anymore. Space-tastic!

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Lord of the Rings TV series for Amazon Prime is a go.

November 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Lord of the Rings TV series for Amazon Prime is a go.

Amazon just announced it’s acquired world television rights to The Lord of the Rings, based on the fantasy novels by J.R.R. Tolkien, with a multi-season commitment. The upcoming Amazon Prime Original will be produced by Amazon Studios in cooperation with the Tolkien Estate and Trust, HarperCollins and New Line Cinema, a division of Warner Bros. […]

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Doctor Who: The Reign Of Terror by Dennis Spooner (DVD review).

November 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: The Reign Of Terror by Dennis Spooner (DVD review).

Trying to get Ian Chesterton (actor William Russell) and Barbara Wrightl (actor Jacqueline Hill) back to their correct time in 1963, the Doctor (actor William Hartnell) inadvertently arrives in France, the time of the French Revolution. Only they don’t know that when they investigate as they arrive in a forest. It was a good thing […]

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Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons Spectrum Agents’ Manual by Sam Denham and illustrated by Graham Bleathman (book review).

November 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons Spectrum Agents’ Manual by Sam Denham and illustrated by Graham Bleathman (book review).

It’s hard to believe that the original ‘Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons’ TV series is now 50 years old. If anything, I’m surprised it’s taken so long for Haynes to do the ‘Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons Spectrum Agents’ Manual’. It would hardly be remiss of me to remind people that much of the history […]

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Electric Dreams Episode 6: Human Is (TV episode review).

November 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
Electric Dreams Episode 6: Human Is (TV episode review).

It is obvious from the start of ‘Human Is’, that Colonel Silas Herrick and Vera Herrick do not share a happy marriage. He is a cold, unfeeling and most of all untouching man who only resorts to holding his wife when he is threatening her. Still, he is a war hero, in the ongoing onslaught […]

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Counterpart (trailer for a new scifi TV series with a Fringe-like twist).

November 3, 2017 | By | Reply More
Counterpart (trailer for a new scifi TV series with a Fringe-like twist).

A science fiction espionage thriller with a metaphysical Fringe-like twist, new TV series Counterpart tells the story of Howard Silk (actor J.K. Simmons), a lowly cog in a bureaucratic UN agency who is turning the last corner of a life filled with regret, when he discovers the agency he works for is guarding a secret: […]

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Penny Dreadful Season 3 (DVD TV series review)

October 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
Penny Dreadful Season 3   (DVD TV series review)

Before I start, please look at the cover pictured below. On first sight, it looks like a skull with an extended jaw. Look again and it’s a picture of a woman, probably Eva Green as Vanessa Ives, holding her head on her knees. A warning that nothing is ever what it seems. Having the members […]

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Who’s who in all new Who? Doctor Who cast revealed for 2018.

October 23, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Who’s who in all new Who? Doctor Who cast revealed for 2018.

So, who’s who in the new Who? When Jodie Whittaker takes over as the Thirteenth Doctor on the science fiction show in early 2018, she will also be saving the universe alongside a new regular cast. The new series will be a ten week run of fifty minute-long episodes in Autumn 2018, kicking off with […]

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Electric Dreams Episode 5: Real Life (TV episode review)

October 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
Electric Dreams Episode 5: Real Life  (TV episode review)

Have a holiday in your own home try Real Life. This latest episode of ‘Electric Dreams’ in based on the story ‘Exhibit Piece’ and if you watch and listen carefully there are some little acknowledgements to the story written in 1954 by Phillip K. Dick, including a request for the Cold War Combo which happens […]

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