Tag Archives: Misfits

“I Can Feel It In Me Nutsack…”

[Contains sex-bags-of-shame and SPOILERS!!!] I’ve now finished watching the fifth/final “season” of Misfits (2013), and my feelings about the previous batch apply equally here… i.e., it was nowhere near as funny/smart/etcetera as the first season, but even the worst episodes … Continue reading

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“Where’s Your Rebellious Backchat?”

[Contains golf-ball gob-stoppers and SPOILERS!!!] After finishing my Misfits S1-3 boxset, I had no intention of watching the later, Lauren-Socha-less episodes*… until I met Ellie Kendrick at BF&CC, and we got chatting about her time on the series. She was just … Continue reading

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“Kickin’ The Shit Out Of Hitler!”

[Contains crazy killer cats and SPOILERS!!!] When the third series of Misfits aired back in 2011, I ended up bailing after the first episode… besides the constantly-changing powers and increasing sense of claustrophobia*, I also think the show’s appeal suffered … Continue reading

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“Monkey Slut!”

[Contains a pile of dead fridges and SPOILERS!!!] Despite several good-to-great episodes, some very clever story ideas, brilliant performances from the cast, and a ton of hilarious jokes, the second season of Misfits (2010) is where the show’s limitations start … Continue reading

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“Are We Supposed To Be Able To Understand Her?”

[Contains stomped/stolen mobile-phones and SPOILERS!!] After the recent resurrection of my crush on Lauren Socha, I discovered the Misfits (S1-3) boxset on sale for a fiver, and snapped it up. I can now happily report that the first series is … Continue reading

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Still A Sucker For Socha

As my tag-cloud will attest, I used to be a big fan of Ch4’s antisocial-superhero series Misfits back in the day, but lost interest once they all started trading in their original powers, and Robert Sheehan jumped ship. Meanwhile, my … Continue reading

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BAFTA-TV 22/05/11

The BAFTA TV awards 2011 were held last night, and broadcast on BBC1. I thought it might be a bit of a chore to sit through for two whole hours, but Graham Norton made for a pretty hilarious host… although I … Continue reading

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