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The Blackheath Poisonings (1992)


The interconnected ties of two ancient aristocratic families are destroyed when the patriarch of the family dies following a seemingly innocuous bout of food poisoning. 179 more words

Television

3 Poldark 8 & 9: like a song; previously individual dramatized scenes ....


She will have a headstone (Ross and Demelza, Aidan Turner, Elinor Tomlinson, Poldark 2017, Episode 8)


Warleggan harassing, destroying Drake’s business (Sam telling Ross, David Delve, Robin Ellis, … 4,231 more words

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Review: Lady MacBeth and her insidious secret

Lady Macbeth is an amazing film that will take you by surprise. Everything you thought you knew should be unknown with this movie. This film is very much a frontier movie, one that is on the frontier of sanity. 907 more words

Review

The Knick (2014-2015)


This blogpost pertains to just a few of my over all thoughts about the series, as I’m sure I’ve word vomited enough on other blogposts about it. 258 more words

Television

Poldark Series Three - a review (with spoilers)

The third series of Poldark dealt with some pretty meaty subjects: The French Revolution, PTSD, marital infidelity and a foot fetish to name just a few.  617 more words

Costume Drama

Dunkirk, the movie


Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk

Friends and readers,

I’ve just read that Dunkirk is this summer’s “big movie.” In his column about it in The Washington Post… 2,350 more words

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