Tag Archives: Looking

Girls Get It On With Togetherness

The latest season of Girls is being teamed with a new comedy starring Kiwi Melanie Lynskey as part of a two-hour Thursday night comedy block on SoHo. People magazine called season four of Girls “an absolute delight, and possibly even better than the landmark first season” while Entertainment Weekly said “this season has astute things […]

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New to Blu: January 7-13

Into the Storm is the most eye-popping new release in a week light on quality. “The 1080p/AVC MPEG-4 encode is just as pretty as you’d hope and completely void of compression flaws. “The video quality is so good, in fact, that it reveals how imperfect some of the CG work is – which I somehow […]

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Big Bang Comedy Block for SoHo

SoHo hopes to get more bang for its comedy buck next year with the the launch of a two-hour laughfest block with a Kiwi connection on Thursdays. It has teamed the latest seasons of Girls, Looking and Getting On with newcomer Togetherness (above). Togetherness stars Melanie Lynsey (Heavenly Creatures, Two and a Half Men) as one of four […]

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Summer Glow for SoHo

SoHo will debut HBO’s anticipated crime drama, True Detective, within two days of its US launch. As predicted, the series starring Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson as Louisiana homicide cops who re-open a serial killer case is among January’s highlights, along with new seasons of Banshee, Top Boy, Girls and Treme. But whereas I thought […]

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December Doldrums for SoHo but New Year Truly Dynamic

SoHo’s December highlights are limited to filler specials but promised for 2014 are True Detective, Looking and a season of HBO documentaries. True Detective teams Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey as Louisiana cops who reunite to re-open a serial killer case they worked on 17 years earlier. The series was written by The Killing’s Nic […]

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