Category Archives: TV Shows

Terrified by my own Sky+ box

I’ve been quite busy the last few weeks with work or spending weekends away at friend’s or going to weddings. In the meantime all the recorded series’ links have continued recording and I only have 13% left of what I … Continue reading

Posted in Buffy, Burn Notice, Films and TV, Star Trek, The Apprentice UK, TV Shows | 1 Comment

RIP Larry Hagman

When I was growing up I wasn’t generally allowed to watch TV. It would be on when my parents wanted to watch something and occasionally during dinner, but for the most part it was just not a thing I was … Continue reading

Posted in Films and TV, TV Shows | Leave a comment

Murder, She Wrote made me laugh

Some episodes of Murder, She Wrote are better than others and the one I’m just watching now actually made me laugh out loud. Taken from the episode ‘A story to die for’, Jessica Fletcher is unaware that she suspected of … Continue reading

Posted in Films and TV, TV Shows | Leave a comment

RIP Andy Griffith

When I was just a little girl I used to love watching TV with my mum in the afternoons. Shows like ‘Murder, She Wrote‘, ‘MacGyver‘, ‘Diagnosis: Murder‘ and, one of my mum’s favourites, ‘Matlock‘. I remember quite a lot of … Continue reading

Posted in Films and TV, Personal, TV Shows | Leave a comment

The many mistakes of Kim Bauer

I’ve been watching a fair bit of 24 lately; first rewatching season 2-4 and then watching the remaining seasons for the first time. Generally I mostly like 24, but there are many things that annoy me about it some of … Continue reading

Posted in 24, Films and TV, TV Shows | Leave a comment

Timetravel in TV shows

Timetravelling in TV shows is always a precarious thing as it has to be done with the existing universe in mind and can’t rewrite previous episodes. Lost is something that managed to do it well, even though it seems incredibly … Continue reading

Posted in Films and TV, Lost, Stargate, TV Shows | 6 Comments

Children’s stories

I’ve had several separate conversations about books I read as a child over the past few days. One of them evolved around fairy tales, particularly the quite grim Grimm’s ones [see what I did there…?] and the other about Sherlock … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Films and TV, TV Shows | 2 Comments