Blightyvision: “Hidden”

Written by Ronan Bennett and Walter Bernstein Directed by Niall MacCormick Starring Philip Glenister, Thekla Reuten, and Anna Chancellor There are some shows you can watch casually.  There are some shows you can half-watch.  There are some shows you can keep an eye on while you fly from Stormwind to the Arathi Highlands.  And then […]

Posted on November 3, 2011 at 01:00 by Kara Dennison · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Blightyvision: Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal

Based on the novel by Terry Pratchett Adapted by Bev Doyle and Richard Kurti Starring Richard Coyle, David Suchet, and Andrew Sachs Directed by Jon Jones I hate book adaptations.  I hate them.  The things that have been done to the series I like are utterly intolerable.  I never pass them on to friends anymore, […]

Posted on September 16, 2010 at 01:59 by Kara Dennison · Permalink · Comments Closed
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The Wibbly-Wobbly Timey-Wimey Watchlist: Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal

The Mob are at it again, and once again, it’s looking good. The team that brought us small-screen adaptations of Hogfather and Colour of Magic/Light Fantastic are back this month with a new Discworld miniseries for Sky1.  This go ’round, it’s Going Postal, based on the 33rd novel in Terry Pratchett’s popular fantasy series, and […]