Television

When Marvel met Netflix: The verdict

When I first heard that Netflix were collaborating with Marvel to produce a series of adult superhero shows, I was dubious for two reasons. Firstly, my friends had tried to get me to watch Zack Synder’s Watchmen; I’d found it extremely disappointing. Secondly, I’d been a late comer to the Marvel world, with my brothers […]

The Sound of Silence: Final Review of BBC’s Gunpowder

It is Catesby’s legacy that ultimately breaks his heart. As the death of people around him enter his hollow eyes, he fires a final gunshot. To avenge them? To vent his anger and hatred? Or to add a last statement to the outcry of the Plotters’ defeat? In the end, Catesby seems stripped bare of […]