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My Sky + … Movies in March

Power Games: The Packer-Murdoch Story is one of two award-worthy mini-series to screen on a Sky movie channel the same month as the Oscars. But the producer of the media moguls dramatisation, John Edwards, was disappointed and bewildered by its poor ratings across the Tasman, especially after critics raved. The Guardian thought it “eminently watchable“, the […]

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Sky Nabs Great British Train Robbery Drama

Sky is looking to run more HD mini-series on one of its movie channels. Two undistinguished dramas are scheduled for next month on Movies Extra — Coma and Bag of Bones – while slated for soon after is The Great Train Robbery. The BBC dramatisation of the 1963 heist that made Ronnie Biggs famous has […]

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