❉ Whitakker’s first season finale was directed with all the urgency of a Sunday afternoon ramble…
❉ What new is there to say about the Eighth Doctor’s debut? Nick Mellish parties like it’s 1999… or 1996…
❉ If you’ve never heard a note by The Residents before, you could easily dip your toe in here and very quickly gauge the flavour of their career so far.
❉ Isn’t it good, Norwegian wood? Robert Fairclough reviews the latest episode.
❉ Andrew Hickey takes a closer look at Lennon’s most popular album, one that’s talked about rather less than it’s listened to.
❉ This anarchic show pushed the barriers of television as far as they could go – in the best possible taste.
❉ The middle chapter of Carpenter’s Apocalypse trilogy contains some of his most ambitious ideas as a writer.
❉ Despite its languid pacing (even for 1989), many elements of this BBC fantasy drama stand up beautifully.
❉ For once the suspected Evil Alien Bastards were Evil Alien Bastards!
❉ Does Taron Egerton’s effort hit the bullseye? Find out in Ben Peyton’s spoiler-free review.