Tag Archives: Drama

The Syndicate Debriefing S2E1

The Syndicate Debriefing S2E1

After last season’s drama, it’s hard to believe winning big could be any more fraught with trouble. Then, there’s the St. Anthony’s bunch. Continue reading

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The Paradise Revisited S1E1: Grand Opening

Just as its name implies, the opening episode of The Paradise is a welcome, hour-long oasis rich in all the ingredients of a truly enthralling period drama. With its considered sets, colourful costumes, and equally vibrant characters, the department store … Continue reading

EastEnders Weekender July 14 - 18, 2014: Jack Branning (SCOTT MASLEN), Derek Branning (JAMIE FOREMAN) Photo: (c) BBC 2012

EastEnders Weekender (July 14 – 18, 2014): A Question of Honour

Last week’s events tore the Mitchells apart, but things didn’t exactly quiet down after Ben’s departure. Continue reading

Downton Abbey S4E8 Recap: Mrs. Hughes (PHYLLIS LOGAN), Mr. Carson (JIM CARTER)

Downton Abbey Recap S4E8: The Future is Bright

It’s hard to believe, but after eight episodes spent in the Crawleys’ company, we’ve reached the end of Downton Abbey’s latest run. Continue reading

The Paradise S1: Katherine (ELAINE CASSIDY), Miss Audrey (SARAH LANCASHIRE), Denise (JOANNA VANDERHAM) and Moray (EMUN ELLIOTT) Photo: Jonathan Ford (c) BBC 2012

Get Swept Away with The Paradise

Enter the whimsical, scandalous world of high-end retail over a century ago. Love Mr. Selfridge? You’ll adore The Paradise starting July 23. Continue reading

EastEnders Weekender (July 7 - 11, 2014): Ben Mitchell (JOSHUA PASCOE), Shirley Carter (LINDA HENRY) Photo: (c) BBC 2012

EastEnders Weekender (July 7 – 11, 2014): What’s in a Name

Last week, the infamy surrounding the Mitchell family only continued to grow. Continue reading

Downton Abbey S4E7 Recap: Mary Crawley (MICHELLE DOCKERY)

Downton Abbey Recap S4E7: Setting the Stage

While Downton gets ready for a big outdoor bazaar, Rose gets more rebellious and Anna’s nightmare returns. Continue reading

EastEnders Weekender June 30 - July 4, 2014: Ben Mitchell, Shirley Carter (JOSHUA PASCOE, LINDA HENRY) (c) BBC 2012

EastEnders Weekender (June 30 – July 4, 2014): The Devil You Know

This week’s dramatic revelations a gave the feeling that the past (both distant, and recent) would come back to haunt Walford. Continue reading

The Syndicate Debriefing S1E5: Jamie Bradley (MATTHEW LEWIS)

The Syndicate Debriefing S1E5

In the season 1 finale, the brotherly bond between Stuart & Jamie Bradley, tenuous from the beginning, was strained to the breaking point. Continue reading

Downton Abbey Recap S4E6: Jack Ross, Lady Rose MacClare (GARY CARR, LILY JAMES)

Downton Abbey Recap S4E6: Building Bridges

This week, we were forced to question how much we really know – even now – about the Crawleys and the individuals around them. Continue reading