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Doctor Who | Episode 6 Extremis

Written by Steven Moffat | Directed by Daniel Nettheim The Doctor, still blind from the last episode gets a visit from the Pope, who explains that there is a document called the ‘Veritas’ and anyone who reads it is for some reason compelled to kill

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On The Box 77 – Biscuits, The Queen of Sheba

It’s the last show on our old-style TV, but we’ll be back in the near future with a shiny new flat-screen. In the meantime we’ve got The Witcher, Ladiators (that’s not a misspelling), and Star Trek’s version of Game of Thrones. This week we’ve been

Doctor Who | Episode 3 Thin Ice

Written by Sarah Dollard | Directed by Bill Anderson  The writers really aren’t pulling their punch this season. A social commentary on race relations, the death of children and a good ole fashioned evil human-dominated this episode.    Something is frozen beneath the Thames and

Doctor Who | Episode 1 The Pilot

Written by Steven Moffat | Directed by Lawrence Gough  Yes, ladies and gentleman Doctor Who is back and I’m going to be reviewing in here and in writing every week. Also, spoilers if you haven’t seen the episode. It seems like the writers are aiming

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On The Box 76 – Superheroes of Eurovision

Our nerves are shaken and our brains are rattled with fake news, Runaways, Inhumans, sexy remakes of religious dramas, musicals, training camps and Great Balls of Fire – the new WWE pay-per-view. This week we’ve been watching Line of Duty, Lethal Weapon and Don’t Ask

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On The Box 75 – Addicted to the Special Meat

While Sony Pictures pick up the TV adaptation of Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time series, Netflix decide to capitalise on the nostalgia for ‘90s kids shows and also announce a decidedly Western reboot of an old Chinese TV series. This week we’ve been watching Peter

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On The Box 74 – Death By Corgi

Television might hit the fan as the Writer’s Guild of America announce a possible strike. Aside from that Ed Sheeran gets a cameo on Game of Thrones, Saturday Night Live do some adverts, and Big Brother gets a reboot? This week we’ve been watching All

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On The Box 73 – The Great British Chuckle-Off

So Assassin’s Creed gets a TV series, the NFL are changing their rules on adverts, Noel Fielding is going to be a host of Bake-Off and there’s a second attempt at a US version of Top Gear. We’re still not sure which of those could

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On The Box 72 – Iron Lady Versus Bandit Queen

Aside from The Big Bang Theory getting a prequel we have a full cast of Inhumans and a slightly annoyed Schwarzenneger. This week we’ve been watching Apple Tree Yard, The Nightly Show and Modus. Tune in to The Geek Show Podcast Network for all the

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On The Box 71 – Mel and Sue’s Time-Space Adventures

It’s been a strange fortnight in television with Kevin Smith wanting to do a show about Spawn detectives Sam and Twitch, American Horror Story getting political and Neil Gaiman’s recommendations for the new Doctor. This week we’ve been watching Celebs Go Dating, The Graham Norton