Category Archives: On The Box

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On The Box 67 – Schrödinger’s Carl

It’s been a weird week with possible UFC in GoT, Tom Hardy’s bedtime story, ambitions for Strictly, and a Walking Dead college course. This week we’ve been watching Black-ish, The Grand Tour and Planet Earth II. Tune in to The Geek Show Podcast Network for

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On The Box 66 – Resting Blue-Steel Face

As always, television has its ups and downs. Michelle Yeoh will be in Star Trek Discovery (up), there are troubling rumours about The Apprentice (down), and we look at the trailer for Emerald City (currently free-falling passed the moles). This week we’ve been watching Channel

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On The Box 65 – Going Down Duckett’s Passage

With the sad passing of Robert Vaughan we lose another TV legend, but the reunification of Mitchell & Webb gives us some hope for the future. This week we’ve been watching Ash Vs. Evil Dead season 2, Goodnight Sweetheart, Black Mirror season 3, Asian Provocateur:

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On The Box 64 – A Metaphor for Pancakes

Atari are setting up a new TV station. No, really. We’re not kidding. This week we’ve been watching Meet the Parents, Krzysztof Kieślowski’s Dekalog and Lucha Underground. Tune in to The Geek Show Podcast Network for all the latest news, discussions and reviews, and follow

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On The Box 63 – Curly Wencing

Things are getting stranger in TV land with Candy Crush game shows, the possibility of Trump TV, and an online streaming service to help people sleep. This week we’ve been watching The Crystal Maze and Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. We also take a

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On The Box 62 – Meet Emerson Cummerbund

In addition to Porridge, not-really-dead TV presenters and a bunch of trailers, one of us may be an impostor. Or he may just be pretending to be an impostor of someone else whose name we can’t remember. This week we’ve been watching Battlebots, Taskmaster series

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On The Box 61 – Nuns and Buns

It’s all change in TV land with Bake-Off moving to Channel 4, rumours about the new host for Top Gear, and a new host for The Apprentice: You’re Fired. We also run through some the best innuendos from The Great British Bake-Off. This week we’ve

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On The Box 60 – Pound Shop Jackie Chan

The bosses of BBC’s Poldark manage to upset their lead actor by making him remove his clothes. In other news, another good movie will be adapted into a mediocre TV series and a ride on a bus is a surprise hit. This week we’ve been

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On The Box 59 – 1990s Civil Rights Comedy

TV land is always a strange place to visit, and this week’s souvenirs include “accidental” racism in Fireman Sam and a sitcom based on the lyrics of Biggie Smalls. This week we’ve been watching Robot Wars, Billions, and The Living & The Dead. Tune in