Category: TV reviews

Star Trek Discovery Series 2 Ep9: Project Daedalus

Air Date: 14.3.2019About: The Discovery crew infiltrates Section 31’s headquarters and suspicions arise that the crew may have a traitor in their midst. Meanwhile, Burnham tries to help Spock, but her efforts don’t go as planned. This was an incredible, heartbreaking episode. Not only…

TV Tag

Thank you so much Tanvi @ A Reader to Whatever End for tagging me for this. She clearly knows me very well because this tag is totally perfect for me – I’m a huge TV buff, I have grown up watching lots of soaps and…

TV REVIEW Star Trek Discovery: Series 2 Ep8: If Memory Serves

Air Date: 7.3.2019About: Spock and Burnham head to Talos IV, where the process of healing Spock forces the siblings to confront their troubled past. Stamets desperately tries to reconnect with an increasingly disconnected Hugh, while Tyler struggles to shed the crew’s suspicions of him…

TV REVIEWS Star Trek Discovery S2 Ep7 Light and Shadows

Air Date: 28.2.2019About: Burnham goes to Vulcan in search of Spock, where she unearths surprising family secrets. In researching what is left of the Red Angel’s signal over Kaminar, Pike and Tyler end up in battle with time itself. Georgiou has a few tricks…

TV REVIEW Star Trek Discovery: Series 2 Ep 6 The Sound of Thunder

Sorry for the delay. I’ve had a difficult week and a bit sleep-wise so it meant I had to watch the episode twice before writing my review. All should be back to running normally next week, but today you get a double dose of…

Buffy Rewatch: S1 Ep1 & 2

Titles:Welcome to the HellmouthThe Harvest I started to rewatch Buffy with a group of students in school. I figured the girls needed to see a role model who wasn’t from Love Island or battling against the ‘lets be PC’ method of making TV.Every week…

TV REVIEW Star Trek Discovery: Series 2 Episode 5 Saints of Imperfection

The episode opens up on Michael’s face and wow, this is the first of many examples within the episode that demonstrates that all the actors can convey so much without uttering a word. Both Michael and Stamets break my heart in that opening scene….

TV REVIEW Star Trek Discovery: S2 Ep4 (An Obol for Charon)

What an episode. Okay, plot wise we don’t get much by way of progression. However, we have so much character and relationship development and it’s beyond perfect. Saru Saru is our main character in this episode. Upon being held captive by an organic entity,…

TV Review: Star Trek Discovery (S2 Ep3- Point of Light)

Another strong episode for the show that is finding a wonderful balance between episodes that work as a stand alone but also work towards a larger story. It’s so natural that there’s no need for the dreaded ‘To be continued…’ fans used to fear….

TV REVIEW Star Trek Discovery: S2 Ep2 New Eden

About: A new signal brings the Discovery to a distant planet, Terralysium, that is inhabited by the descendants of human survivors of World War III, which was fought on Earth 200 years earlier. Picking up from last week’s reveal, Discovery follows a second inexplicable…

Doctor Who Resolution Review

Doctor Who Series 11 Episode 11 Title: Resolution Rating: PG Length: 45 minutes Air date: 1.1.2019 About: As the New Year begins, a terrifying evil is stirring from across the centuries of Earth’s history. As the Doctor, Ryan, Graham and Yaz return home, will…

The Flash S5 Ep1

And into Season 5 we go. While The Flash is a show that on the surface improves each season, I really didn’t enjoy season 4s antagonist; the phd and his wife. Season 5s opener, however, is a strong episode that reminds viewers of plot…