Tag Archives: True Blood

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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Inmates & Lifemates

[Contains a human-size gerbil-wheel and SPOILERS!!!] Sunday also saw the season six finale of True Blood, which somehow managed to spoil all of the good work that had come before it, with an ill-conceived, mid-episode time-jump. Gah! This cheat was … Continue reading

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Tara-fying

[Contains grave-spooning SPOILERS!] In the Spring a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of sexy, goth-y vampires with wonky accents… so thank goodness for the fifth season of True Blood! Actually, it seems slightly silly to talk about this show … Continue reading

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Necromantic Comedy

[Contains silver-bound SPOILERS!!!] The fifth season of True Blood will be starting in the US next week… and here in the UK, I’ve just finished working my way through the shiny new season four boxset! A number of quality actresses … Continue reading

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Blood and Biscuits

Unwilling to wait to see if the third season of True Blood would be shown on terrestrial television, a friend of mine decided to just buy the darn thing on DVD and watch it all in one go… and then … Continue reading

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Halloween (She Get So Mean)

My Halloween movie of choice this year was the Direct-to-DVD comedy-horror Trick ‘r Treat (2008), written and directed by Michael Dougherty. The film is an anthology of scary seasonal stories, tied together in various tricksy ways, and told in a … Continue reading

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Unsolicited End-of-Year Opinions…

I see a lot of mags/sites are breaking out their “Best of the Decade” lists, but I can’t be doing with that. Amélie remains my favourite film of all time, so it follows that it’s my fave of the decade… … Continue reading

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