02nd Mar2021

‘Volition’ VOD Review (Showtime)

by Alain Elliott

Stars: Adrian Glynn McMorran, Magda Apanowicz, John Cassini, Aleks Paunovic, Frank Cassini, Bill Marchant | Written by Tony Dean Smith, Ryan W. Smith | Directed by Tony Dean Smith Less all-out horror and more a sci-fi thriller, Volition tells the story of James, who sees his mother die in a car crash in a vision […]

12th May2015

‘Penny Dreadful 2×02: Verbis Diablo’ Review

by Gretchen Felker-Martin

Penny Dreadful‘s redeeming qualities are its sense of shlocky fun and its partially incredible cast.  Its weaknesses are its lousy pacing, its uncertain characterization of several core cast members, and its pursuit of tasteless thrills disguised as, to quote creator John Logan, “pushing the boundaries.”  When the show finds the balance between spectacle and humanity […]

02nd May2015

‘Penny Dreadful 2×01: Fresh Hell’ Review

by Gretchen Felker-Martin

“Sometimes you wanna go, where everybody knows your name.”

28th Oct2014

‘Homeland’ playing cards designed in celebration of new series

by Phil Wheat

Produced by the well-established Showtime network, Homeland is a dark political drama and one of the most talked about series on television. The show follows protagonist CIA agent Carrie Mathison, highlighting her fight in response to the al-Qaeda terrorist plots on the United States of America. To celebrate the new season of Homeland, Ladbrokes has designed a new illustrated card […]