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TV Review: ‘Homeland’ Season Four – Sincere and Scintillating, but Stumped and Sanitized

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What about the approximately 500 000 American-Muslims who wear the hijab each day out of their own choice, even as they might struggle to do so within a sometimes extremely precarious environment - Wasn't Fara suddenly appearing without her hijab one big 'Fuck You' to them? Read More »

‘Doctor Who’ TV Review – ‘Listen’

Peter Capaldi in Doctor Who

"Listen" is a brilliant and frightening stand-alone episode of Doctor Who, featuring new insight on key characters. Read More »

3D Blu-ray Review: ‘Doctor Who – The Day of the Doctor’


Three incarnations of The Doctor coming together to stop a Zygon invasion and face the toughest decision The Doctor ever made - committing the genocide of his own people. Read More »

TV Review: ‘Doctor Who’ – ‘The Day of the Doctor’


In the end, "The Day of the Doctor" provides a satisfying adventure incorporating elements and Doctors both old and new, really delivering something new, exciting, fun, and special to honor five decades on the air. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: ‘Doctor Who – The Complete Seventh Series’


Brand new from the BBC, and the release includes not only the 13-episode seventh series, but also two Christmas specials. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: Merlin, The Complete Fourth Season

The entire family, whether they like medieval romance and adventure or not, should enjoy Merlin, a rollicking take on a youthful Camelot. Read More »

Music Review: Chris Smither – Hundred Dollar Valentine

Traditional blues artist Chris Smither has just issued his 12th studio album, Hundred Dollar Valentine. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

A thoughtful spy film, but only for those with the patience for its glacial development and need for multiple viewings. Read More »

DVD Review: Merlin – The Complete Third Season

Frankly, this just isn't my cup of tea — but I can see why some people might like it. Read More »

DVD Review: Human Planet – The Complete Series

Human Planet examines how mankind struggles in a variety of environments on this volatile planet. Read More »