Category Archives: Rants about TV

Alive And Twitching

As Covid-19 plays merry hell with our world, more and more countries are urging their citizens to remain isolated indoors, thereby creating a growing need for fresh “home entertainment”. To help fill that gap (and fight their own fears/boredom, presumably) … Continue reading

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“You Should Be Ashamed Of Yourself!”

Huzzah! The Windsors is/are back for a third series on Ch4, while (for better or worse) the real-life royals are providing the writers with plenty of fresh material for absurd/satirical japery! Thankfully Meghan-and-Harry’s recent domination of the headlines means that … Continue reading

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A Fantabulous Fail?

There’s been a lot of news stories lately about the relatively lacklustre box-office performance of the new DC movie (formerly) known as “Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)”, as well as a fascinating Deadline article … Continue reading

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“Taking A Big Swing!”

Obviously Art is subjective, and I’m always lagging behind when it comes to the latest movie releases, so I don’t really take much notice of the fancy award shows anymore… but for the second year in a row the Independent … Continue reading

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“Whoopsie!”

Ever since I got a smart-TV-thingy, episodes of Screen Rant’s “Pitch Meetings” series have been popping up in my YouTube “suggestions” feed, but I’ve always resisted clicking on them because of the fugly title-card images… until last week, that is, … Continue reading

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“Wheels Up! Let’s Roll Out!”

Despite regularly Googling Beth Dover’s name (in a totally professional, and not-at-all creepy way), the release of a Childrens Hospital sequel/spin-off* caught me totally by surprise. Medical Police is an action-packed parody of globe-trotting spy thrillers, combining the extremely silly … Continue reading

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Bang’er

It has taken me a shamefully long time to get around to watching Nikki Glaser’s new stand-up special Bangin’, which was released on Netflix waaay back in October of 2019, and is full-on hilarious from start-to-finish! Fair warning though, she … Continue reading

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