Day: 09/01/2015

11 “Magical Thinking” (American Horror Story: Freak Show) [SPOILERS]


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Welcome back American Horror Story.

Yes, I’ve been looking forward to the new year’s return of this particular series, and not just because of the, err, attention that my reviews of it received last year.

Freak Show has been my favourite series of the anthology show so far, pushing the boundaries of what it can achieve through the format. I’m less onboard with the after-the-fact linking of the different seasons, but I have to admit that the last episode was an absolute masterpiece.

After the disappointment of Gotham‘s return, part of me was a little trepidatious. But the first few bars of that creepy theme music had me as excited as ever…

Read on…(and mind the spoilers!)

01 “Now is Not the End” (Agent Carter season 1) [SPOILERS]


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I am only just getting into Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD, having missed the boat when it started. I’m informed it gets better about midway through.

But Agent Carter is one that I am able to get into on the ground floor. So why the hell not, eh?

In the growing pantheon of Marvel Cinematic Universe films, Captain America: The First Avenger was probably my favourite until Guardians of the Galaxy came along. And Peggy Carter was a big part of that. So if Marvel want to give her a show, I’m on board with that.

Read on…(and mind the spoilers!)