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Birds Of Prey (2020) Film Review

Birds Of Prey (2020)

Birds Of Prey is a mess. It’s an enjoyable mess but it’s a film littered with issues that are hard to ignore. Behind the visual facade of explosions, glitter guns and freeze-frame vignettes is a picture paper thin in both characteristic and compelling story-telling. Margot Robbie does well to prop …

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My Holo Love – Season 1 Episode 5 Recap and Review

My Holo Love

Episode 5 of My Holo Love starts with a small flashback of a traumatic day in So-Yeon’s childhood. She then wakes up in hospital and is surprised to be able to see Holo’s face clearly. She tells him that it must be because she loves him. This surprises him and …

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Prodigal Son Season 1 Episode 14 Recap & Review

Prodigal Son Season 1

Prodigal Son Season 1 Prodigal Son returns this week with another good episode, one that leaves things wide open for the future as the past comes crashing into the present for our latest case. With a decent build-up of tension, the episode slips up a little by using too much …

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Doctor Who Season 12 Episode 7 Recap & Review

Doctor Who Season 12

Doctor Who Season 12 Episode 7 We’re back with another slice of Doctor Who and this week is certainly an improvement over last week but also shows a lot of wasted potential here, with a story line wrapped up in break-neck speed and some under-utilized ideas that could have made …

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The Game: Towards Zero Episodes 11 & 12 Recap and Review

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The Game: Towards Zero Episodes 11 & 12 Recap The Game: Towards Zero returns this week with another slow set of episodes, letting the investigation stew over before some dramatic moments late on. For the most part though, The Game is still an enjoyable crime drama but its slower pace …

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Crash Landing On You – Episode 14 Recap and Review

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Crash Landing On You – Episode 14 After last night’s emotional episode, Crash Landing returns with a much more tense chapter this time. Revelations are brought to the surface for Se-Ri’s family while Jeong-Hyeok’s cover has been blown. A lot hangs in the balance for many of our characters on …

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Manifest – Season 2 Episode 6 Recap & Review

Manifest – Season 2

Manifest – Season 2 Episode 6 Manifest returns this week with another standard dose of drama, one that threatens to rock itself to sleep with melodramatic, inconsequential character issues before jolting upright during the final 5 minutes for an ominous sign of things to come in the future. With no …

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My Holo Love Season 1 Episode 9 Recap and Review

My Holo Love Season 1

Episode 9 of My Holo Love starts with Holo trying to hug So-Hyeon. She’s a little confused as she looks at both men next to her but Holo is happy, thinking they can all be good friends. However, Nan-Do doesn’t seem to be too pleased at the idea. Back in …

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Tommy Season 1 Episode 1 Recap & Review

Tommy Season 1

Tommy Season 1 Episode 1 Recap & Review Another year rolls round and another new slew of Spring shows to digest. Of course, no palette would be complete without a few police procedurals thrown in for good measure. On paper, Tommy looks like a feel-good formulaic show, with simple cases …

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The Outsider Season 1 Episode 6 Recap & Review

The Outsider Season 1

The Outsider has, at times, felt a little too slow and lethargic in fleshing out its initial idea. After all, the very thought of a supernatural entity feeding off grief whilst surrounded by people consumed by this very emotion is the perfect Stephen King nightmare fuel. Translated to the small …

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My Holo Love Season 1 Episode 10 Recap and Review

My Holo Love Season 1

Episode 10 of My Holo Love begins with So-Hyeon kissing Nan-Do after seeing how upset he is, while Holo watches the whole thing. He suddenly has a vision of Nan-Do’s mother and apologizes as he believed he is the reason why her son and So-Hyeon are unhappy. However, he tells …

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Inside No. 9 Season 5 Episode 2 Recap & Review

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Inside No. 9 Season 5 Episode 2 Inside No 9 returns this week for another deliciously dark slice of drama, this time with Jenna Coleman arriving as supporting actress for this ensemble piece. With a nice twist at the end and a good injection of humor, this anthology series continues …

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