Monthly Archives: April 2015

Inside No. 9 – ‘Cold Comfort’

Series 2, Episode 4 CONTAINS SPOILERS This episode is notable in that Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith directed it, as well as writing and starring it. The setting for this episode is a call centre for a helpline for people … Continue reading

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Inside No. 9 – ‘The Trial of Elizabeth Gadge’

Series 2, Episode 3 CONTAINS SPOILERS Set in the 17th century, this episode focuses on a witch trial, with an old woman Elizabeth Gadge (Ruth Sheen) accused of witchcraft. Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton play witchfinders Mr. Warren and Mr. … Continue reading

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Inside No. 9 – ‘The 12 Days of Christine’

Series 2, Episode 2 CONTAINS SPOILERS ‘The 12 Days of Christine’ shows us 12 days in the life of the main character in this episode, Christine Clarke, played by Sheridan Smith. They all take place in her flat with 13 … Continue reading

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Inside No. 9 – ‘La Couchette’

Series 2, Episode 1 CONTAINS SPOILERS I watched and enjoyed the first series of Inside No. 9, but I never got round to reviewing it. So I’ll say now that I think it was one of the best new series … Continue reading

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Top Ten Favourite ‘The Key of Awesome’ Pop Song Parodies

I’ve long been a fan of pop music parodies. Like a lot of people my love of pop music parodies started from Weird Al Yancovic, and ones similar to him, and my first exposure to YouTube was from clips of … Continue reading

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Summertime

Despite the title, this animated short is more about winter going into spring than summertime. I suppose the title could still work if you view it in the sense that “summertime” begins when the clocks are put forward an hour … Continue reading

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Now 90

The first Now That’s What I Call Music compilation of the year was released on the same week Easter falls as usual, but they decided to do a different sort of album cover this time. Instead of Easter/Spring themed stuff … Continue reading

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