Reviews

9

Excellent

Control (DVD)

You have to pat yourself on the back sometimes. I’m one of the first to have a go at the British film industry for the lame rom-com dross or OTT...

8

Great

Studio 60 on The Sunset Strip: The Complete Series (DVD)

Everybody liked Sports Night, Aaron Sorkin's first TV series, back in 1998, Everybody loved The West Wing, which ran for 7 seasons and won a bucketload of Emmys.

6

Fair

Shark: Season 1 (DVD)

Doctors, cops and lawyers have long been the staples of TV drama. From Dr Kildare, Perry Mason and Dragnet throuigh LA Law, Hill Street Blues and St Elsewhere to ER,...

8

Great

10

Superb

My Name Is Earl: Season 2 (DVD)

The traditional sitcom — a studio, four cameras, a dad on a couch and a laugh track — is dead, killed by the likes of Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Office,...

6

Fair

5

Average

Penelope

Pitching itself as a modern fairytale, Penelope is a whimsical and engaging piece of throwaway entertainment that never quite hits the lofty heights it aims for.

2

Dreadful

Over Her Dead Body

Following a publicity blitz last week, Mrs Longoria is noticeable by her absence at the moment… perhaps its to do with the fact that we actually get to see her...

7

Good

2

Dreadful

Underdog

Here we go again, as the money-hungry, clueless morons that seem to be running Hollywood these days destroy yet another cherished childhood memory.