BREEDERS: It Grows On You

I set out to watch Breeders because I thought the concept was really hilarious; a young couple juggle their love for their two children with their irritation towards them. In general, the show delivered and I thoroughly enjoyed a lot of the family scenes, especially considering I'm not a parent myself.

Casualty: Shocking twist leaves Alicia fighting for her life in a series finale cliff hanger

Alicia’s sexual assault storyline has been met with praise and positive reviews these past couple of months and it all came to a head this week as Alicia finally charged her rapist during a face-to-face standoff, but it doesn’t end well. Will Alicia make it out alive? Saturday’s episode of Casualty was an exceptional roller-coaster … Continue reading Casualty: Shocking twist leaves Alicia fighting for her life in a series finale cliff hanger

The 100 kicks off the finale to Season 5 with love, betrayal and a brutal massacre

No one was safe this week as Wonkru seemed to finally be meeting it’s end, following a merciless attack from McCreary. With everyone at risk, it was all down to Clarke once again to single-handledly even out the playing field, but will it be enough? From the first few scenes of episode 12, “Damocles – … Continue reading The 100 kicks off the finale to Season 5 with love, betrayal and a brutal massacre

An intense Casualty episode sees Alicia and Bea emotionally at odds

Last Saturday night saw the break out of a lot of distress and discontentment as it appears Alicia’s sexual assault storyline is nearing it’s finale. Elsewhere, the feud-ridden atmosphere is spreading as Connie and Elle disagree over the treatment of a patient. The first episode in Alicia’s recent storyline, in which she was sexually abused … Continue reading An intense Casualty episode sees Alicia and Bea emotionally at odds

Jessica Jones: The Presentation of Social Issues and doing it right

Images belong to Netflix and Marvel I just finished the Netflix original series, based on the Marvel comic-book super hero, Jessica Jones and I have to praise the tense plot, the diverse characters, and the strong themes that the writer's were brave enough to tackle in the show which I am going to discuss here. Rape and Sexual Assault This issue … Continue reading Jessica Jones: The Presentation of Social Issues and doing it right

Is the new Game of Thrones trailer foreshadowing death or life?

The creepy, mysterious new teaser trailer released this week for the 6th season of HBO's Game of Thrones has sparked much discussion from the fans with many believing that it is foreshadowing to the death of most of the main characters, Tyrion, Arya, Sansa, Cersei, Jaime and Daenerys. However, could it, in fact, be implying something else? The trailer shows … Continue reading Is the new Game of Thrones trailer foreshadowing death or life?