Monthly Archives: August 2014

Falls Finished

The first season of Jennifer Falls finale’d out last week, but it’s taken me a while to catch up… and I can’t say I was in that much of a hurry about it. The bestie banter between Jaime Pressly and … Continue reading

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Back Ally 1: Ip

[Contains cunningly-deployed nose-whistles and SPOILERS!!!] In an effort to declutter my room, I’ve set about trying to weed out the dead weight in my DVD collection… which is how I came to rewatch the first season of Ally McBeal (1997), … Continue reading

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Stoners & Snoggers

As a Brit, I wasn’t able to watch the Emmy Awards ceremony this week (or rather, I couldn’t be bothered downloading the whole thing, just for a few moments of interest), so I’m grateful to HelloGiggles for posting a handy summation … Continue reading

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Anaemic

[Contains cheesy shopping-channel pitches and SPOILERS!!!] Watching the first episode of the final season of True Blood, it slowly dawned on me that I didn’t really care what happened to anyone in Bon Temps anymore… except maybe ‘Arlene’ (Carrie Preston), … Continue reading

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“It Doesn’t Matter… It’s Just A Dead Bird.”

[Contains shiny spectacle-lenses and SPOILERS!!!] If you programmed a low-capacity computer to write and direct a Shyamalan-esque supernatural thriller, it would probably spit out something like Red Lights (2012), in which the characters speak and behave like faulty replicants, the … Continue reading

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“Rubbish Robots From The Dawn Of Time!”

Generally speaking, I couldn’t give a toss about Doctor Who… all of my friends seem to love it, and it’s remarkably close to the sort of thing I should like, but there’s always been something about it that annoys me. … Continue reading

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A Is For Alright

Apparently Cristin Milioti decided to follow up her barnstorming appearance in the final season of How I Met Your Mother by co-starring in another high-concept sitcom with a predestined romance, featuring heavy voice-over narration! According to the omniscient Katey Sagal, … Continue reading

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