TV

The Cry

BBC One’s new psychological thriller, The Cry, hits close to home for many parents. Jenna Coleman, the ex-Doctor Who actress, plays a young mother, Joanna, who is the focus of media attention due to the abduction of her and her husband...

The Shadows

In the rapidly developing podcast scene, audio dramas are not where you would expect them to be. Cult favourites like Campfire Radio Theatre and The Nosleep Podcast have a surreal campy quality that keeps the audience listening for the story, but...

Maniac

After a somewhat dry-spell in the constant output of Netflix originals, Patrick Somerville’s miniseries Maniac directed by Cary Fukanaga is a much-needed breath of fresh-air. The series follows Annie (Emma Stone) and Owen (Jonah Hill) as they...

Dark Tourist

‘Dark tourism’ is the travel to and exploration of locations which are historically related to demise or devastation. This variety of places are precisely what New Zealand-born journalist David Farrier planned to study when he embarked...

The Good Place

Holy shirtballs! The new season of The Good Place has landed on Netflix. Chidi, Tahani, Jason and Eleanor are back on Earth, unaware of their second chance at becoming “good people”. It’s entertaining to see to see the fan-favourite foursome...

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