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Homophobia is undermining queer representation on our screens

Content warning: homophobia In recent years, with critically-acclaimed box-office successes such as Blue is the Warmest Colour and The Favourite receiving wide recognition, it is clear that household titles are beginning to move away from the straight male narratives that have dominated our screens for so long onto a pathway of progression towards the representation […]

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Stranger Things

Despite getting off to a slow start, Stranger Things has come out on top of the Netflix originals line up, with a dedicated fan base hotly anticipating the second season. This season picks up in 1984, almost a year after the events of the previous season and Hawkins, Indiana seems just as 90s but not […]

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Throwback of the Week: Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Buffy the Vampire Slayer first aired 20 years ago and it has passed the test of time. Just as a slayer comes around once in a generation, so does a show of this calibre. Intelligently written, witty throughout, and with incredible talent, this cult classic is a fantastical genre-blend that thrives on being outside of […]

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Halloween ready? Ten TV shows to binge watch this October

If you’re ready for a spooky and scary run up to Halloween, here are ten amazing shows to get you in the mood for the 31st October. Twin Peaks Twin Peaks was the buzz of 1990’s television fans, and is still the buzz of TV connoisseurs – it is easily considered a cult classic. The […]

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Throwback – True Blood

Bon Temps, Louisiana, is not the small town it appears to be. Based on The Southern Vampire Mysteries by Charlaine Harris, True Blood follows telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin) in a world two years after ‘The Great Revelation’ where vampires finally “came out of the coffin” due to the invention of synthetic blood – […]