TV

I Am Not Okay With This

I am okay with I Am Not Okay With This. More than okay, actually. The series taps into that kind of frantic 80s nostalgia that grounds every series of Stranger Things, and shares with it a clear inspiration from the works of Stephen King. Not only...

Better Call Saul

“When the going gets tough, you don’t want a criminal lawyer”, Jesse Pinkman informed Walter White way back in Breaking Bad’s second season, “you want a ‘criminal’ lawyer”. If Breaking Bad was about a suburban man releasing his toxic...

The Stranger

What would you do if you were approached by a stranger that told you information that turned your life upside down? That is the premise of Netflix’s latest psychological thriller The Stranger, based on Harlan Cohen’s novel of the same name. Adam...

Next in Fashion

Historically, the world of the competition series has been full of drama and rivalry. This is particularly the case in fashion shows, which have spawned plenty of memorable quotes and memes, so it’s refreshing to see that Next in Fashion is a...

Cheer

Cheerleading, a sport conceived to be on the side lines, becomes the unfiltered main event in the newest of Netflix’s original series, Cheer. The six-part show depicts the highs, lows and in-betweens of the cheerleaders of Navarro College, Texas,...

Bojack Horseman

For 6 seasons Bojack Horseman has seen the titular anthropomorphic alcoholic stumble from destructive behaviour to rehabilitation and back again. Now, in its final season, he is finally forced to face the music and pay for his crimes. It’s a...

The Good Place

The critically acclaimed TV show The Good Place has been filling our screens and our hearts for the last few years. However, on Thursday 30 January, the final episode aired on NBC before appearing on Netflix the following day to viewers across the...

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