Category Archives: On The Box

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On The Box 48 – R-Rated Morph

This week we remember comedy legend Ronnie Corbett who passed away, and pick our favourite sketches from his career. We also discuss the return of the beloved claymation character Morph, Netflix’s first official series from Spain and more. This week we’ve been watching Bordertown, Mythbusters

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On The Box 47 – Thank God For The Poop Deck

It’s getting political in TV land as the U.S. state of Georgia coming under fire from some of the big guns in the entertainment industry. In other news, Dirk Gently gets an American remake, Mr. Ripley gets a TV series and The Hoff wants to

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On The Box 46 – Cross-Dimensional Grinder

Television is a strange place, and making it stranger is Sky’s announcement that they’re hoping to add virtual reality. In other news, Xena will be openly gay in the reboot and we were extremely sad to learn that magician and TV present Paul Daniels had

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On The Box 45 – The Slow Rise Of Stannah Stark

In a week where the death of the legendary Beatles producer George Martin managed to scare the pants off the fans of Game of Thrones, we take a look at trailer for the sixth season of the TV series. In other news, Kiefer Sutherland takes

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On the Box 44 – Balls To The Wall Action

It’s TV time again, so join us as we discuss Apple’s entry into on-demand streaming, the absence of Netflix from Sky Q, the new name for not-in-Demand 5, dancing with Bez and more. This week we’ve been watching The Great British Comic Relief Bake Off,

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On The Box 43 – The Big Friendly Liev Schreiber

We’re back for another dip into the television pool with a “live” episode of The Simpson, a TV reboot for the Angelina Jolie movie “Salt”, Norman Reedus’ new show and more. We also discuss the passing of BBC 3 as a terrestrial channel and the

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On The Box 42 – The Science Fiction of Shipping

We dive right in this week with the news that Top Gear will have seven presenters, Star Trek gets a new TV series, Battlestar Galactica gets a movie reboot and more. This week we’ve been watching Master Of None, Call The Midwife, Cold Case and

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On The Box 41 – Middle-Class Rap Names

We kick things off this week with the announcement that Dara O’Briain and Angela Scanlon will present the new series of Robot Wars – along with the welcome return of Jonathan Pearce as commentator. We also discuss Matt le Blanc joining Top Gear, One Million

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On The Box 40 – Black Face Inception

Things get weird this week as we find out more about the return of Stretch Armstrong, the price of Sky Q, Sky Arts’ controversial new road trip comedy and more. We also discuss the good and bad of TV reboots. This week we’ve been watching

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On The Box 39 – The Philosophy of Cunk

On this episode we discuss Idriss Elba’s visit to Parliament, the return of both Prison Break and 24 to TV screens, Philomena Cunk’s documentary about Shakespeare and more. We also run through the winners of the National Television Awards. This week we’ve been watching Citizen