Monthly Archives: August 2012

Only Connect

I am so pleased that Only Connect has returned to BBC Four for a sixth series. It’s always pleasant news to hear that there is a new series of it. It’s kind of a Monday evening treat for me, watching … Continue reading

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Britain’s Strangest Pets

Channel 5 recently showed a 4 part series about unusual choices for pets, although that’s not really how the programme turned out.It didn’t seem to have one particular theme running through it other than being about British people and their … Continue reading

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Big Brother 13

I promised myself I was done with this show. It had long since passed it’s peak and jumped the shark. It was axed by Channel 4, who by that point seemed to loathe it and were desperate to get rid … Continue reading

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The Dark Knight Rises

*** ½ 3 ½ out of 5 CONTAINS SPOILERS After the success of The Dark Knight, this film has a lot to live up to. I’ll come straight out and say this isn’t as good, but really the question is … Continue reading

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The Dark Knight

***** 5 out of 5 CONTAINS SPOILERS Memento is a contender for my favourite film of all time. I keep changing my mind on which film is THE favourite, but Memento is always up there. Growing up in the ‘90s … Continue reading

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