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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 5 Oxygen

Written by Jamie Mathieson | Directed by Charles Palmer Do you know what’s worse than zombies? Space zombies. Do you know what’s worse than space zombies? Capitalism. Creepy factor turned up to 11 folks. Hands down I loved this episode. First of all, I loved

Doctor Who | Episode 4 Knock Knock

Written by Mike Barlett – Directed by Bill Anderson Note to self: if a house seems to be too good to be true, especially for broke university students, it almost definitely is, therefore, go ask the student union for help. This episode starts with naive

Doctor Who | Episode 2 Smile

Written by Frank Cottrell-Boyce | Directed by Lawrence Gough After the smash hit that was ‘The Pilot’, The Doctor and Bill go into the future for Bill’s first adventure on the TARDIS. And we thought the upcoming ‘Emoji Movie’ was terrifying enough.   This episode

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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