Tag Archives: Gunpowder

Leaving Lightbox in January

   Next month is your last chance to catch up on some of those Lightbox series you were always meaning to watch but never quite got around to streaming. So make it your new year resolution to binge on seasons 1-6 of Community, 1-3 of Canadian WWII drama X Company and the Guy Fawkes plot […]

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Critical Condition: Gunpowder

Gunpowder | Lightbox, from Thursday ➢ “This Kit Harington-starring three-parter got off to an explosive start. It might might be historically accurate but did it need to be quite so gruesome? … The first half hour is not the easiest of watches, tension followed by utter horribleness … It’s certainly historically fascinating, and genuine, in […]

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New to Lightbox in January

Lightbox has picked up an explosive new BBC drama series starring Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington. Gunpowder, which dramatises Guy Fawkes’ attempt to blow up Parliament, will stream from January 25. The three-part series, which also stars Liv Tyler, Peter Mullan and Mark Gatiss, focuses on Harington’s character, Robert Catesby, the Catholic who engineered the […]

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