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So true, funny how it seems

The season finale of HBO’s True Detective on Sky Atlantic towered imposingly over my telly-watching week; however, those in self-imposed exile who don’t have Sky won’t have seen this initially mind-blowing and even towards the more conventional ending superbly acted Southern Gothic whodunit, so… 70 more words

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DVD Review: Inspector De Luca

Characterized by gritty realism, existential struggles, institutional corruption, political instability, salacious segments and heroes frequently crushed by overwhelming opposition or vanquished by the dark finger of fate, Mediterranean Noir may from a UK perspective be considered a relatively new genre. 1,008 more words

DVD Review: Inspector De Luca

Starring: Alessandro Preziosi, Raffaella Rea, Assumpta Serna
Director: Antonio Frazzi
Rating: 8/10

Following on from their excellent series of Nordic Noir releases, Arrow now bring us this Italian-made crime drama, as seen on BBC4. 579 more words


Almost Wisteria time... a diary note to visit Nymans and BBC4 'British Gardens in Time' tonight

Nearly time for the annual Wisteria Blossom Show - some, like this example, are almost there – others are just showing plump, silky buds on a bare fretwork of stems, but a few more days of warmth and sunshine and it will be Showtime! 121 more words

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Darcey's Ballerina Heroes

Oo it’s on now! BBC 4! Put it on! Gerrit on i Player!

I know Darcey used to be a bit ok yah on Strictly but I think she’s developed into a really good presenter. 61 more words

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Storyville: America's Monster Hunters and 12 times Bigfoot is nearly seen

Tucked away on BBC4 the other week, like a fiver accidentally used as a tissue in a pair of jeans, was America’s Monster Hunters, a film that followed folk searching for Bigfoot. 327 more words


Guest post: Ben Garrod of BBC4's Secrets of Bones

Ben Garrod is the presenter of BBC4′s Secrets of Bones and an evolutionary biologist, specialising in primate adaptation and evolution. Ben studied BScĀ Animal Behaviour… 1,599 more words

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