Tag Archives: Fleabag

Critical Condition: Back to Life

Back to Life | TVNZ OnDemand, from Tuesday ☆☆☆☆ “Back to Life is another of those sitcoms that are rooted in sadness; a sad-com. On paper it doesn’t seem like grounds for any laughs at all: a woman (Miri played by Daisy Haggard) released from prison after 18 years tries to rebuild her life amid […]

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New to Amazon Prime Video in May

  Amazon Prime Video has still to confirm if it will add The Expanse to its NZ service ahead of streaming season four globally. Originally, it announced NZ would be among the territories to stream S1-3 of the axed Syfy series after it picked up the rights when it commissioned a fourth season. But this […]

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Critical Condition: The Bisexual

The Bisexual | SoHo2, 9.00 Thursday ☆☆☆☆ “The equal-opportunity script is not afraid to call out the idiocies of other groupings: straight women who go in for lesbian tourism, straight men whose lesbian fantasies crumple on impact with a living breathing representative. It’s witty and pleasingly literate, with savvy jokes about Zadie Smith, Alain de Botton […]

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Critical Condition: Killing Eve

Killing Eve | TVNZ 2, 9.30 Tuesday ➢➢ “One of the many grand achievements of the thrillingly addictive new BBC America series Killing Eve is that once it fails to be a revolution of the form (and yes, it’s hard not to have expectations for it to be so), it still manages to become quite the prize: […]

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New to SoHo in June

   An unprecedented number of British dramas will premiere next month on SoHo, along with another Amazon Prime pick-up, Fleabag. Patrick Melrose, which stars Benedict Cumberbatch in an adaptation of Edward St. Aubyn’s novels, is a Sky Atlantic-Showtime co-production while CB Strike and Little Women were BBC commissions. Patrick Melrose is a flamboyant, aristocratic playboy […]

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