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The Prince and Me

Ooh, a beautiful brunette and a handsome Prince who fall in love and want to be together despite coming from two very different worlds. Will and Kate…? 527 more words


What We Did on Our Holiday

“Whatever you do, don’t upset Dad – his health can’t take it …” – with these words, Doug (played by David Tennant) convinces his ex-wife Abi (by Rosamund Pike) that on their visit to see his dying father, Gordie (by Billy Connolly), they should pretend their marriage is still intact and everything in their family garden is “rosie”. 405 more words


Death in Paradise is Addictive

On a whim, I decided to give Death in Paradise a try when I saw it on Netflix. I proceeded to fly through all the episodes available… 220 more words


Ballot Monkeys: Final Episode *****

What an episode to end on.

Although, if you’re sad about it ending, Mark on Twitter makes a great point:

#BallotMonkeys last episode tonight, expect they’ll be back in 6 months time…

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Ballot Monkeys: Episode 4 ****

The penultimate episode of Ballot Monkeys continued to go from strength to strength.

As I mentioned in Episode 3’s review, Ben Miller has been perfectly cast as the Liberal – as Kevin starts to get more and more manic it just plays completely into Miller’s hands: 373 more words

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Ballot Monkeys: Episode 3 ****

Finally, success at the polls – Episode 3 of Ballot Monkeys was a welcome return to form.

Where last week’s episode seemed tired, stale and flat – last night’s was fresh, dynamic and witty. 319 more words

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Ballot Monkeys: Episode 2 **

After my rave review of last week’s Ballot Monkeys I was somewhat disappointed with last night’s offering.

Whereas last week’s appeared to be an incredible feat of television production – with virtually the whole episode revolving around events that had actually taken place last Tuesday – this week’s felt slightly more like a whole episode had been pre-recorded in advance and then short ‘topical’ scenes had been inserted at the last minute. 377 more words

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