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The top 10 films of 2014: The Raid 2

Becky Lea Feature Dec 18, 2014

The top 10 run-down of our favourite 2014 films begins with Gareth Evans' violent action gangster sequel, The Raid 2...

Ripper Street series 3 episode 6 review: The Incontrovertible Truth

Becky Lea Review Dec 15, 2014

Ripper Street delivers a darkly atmospheric tale with a charismatic guest performance from Laura Haddock this week...

Supernatural season 10 episode 9 review: The Things We Left Behind

Becky Lea Review Dec 15, 2014

Supernatural's mid-season finale is a remarkably subdued affair. Here's Becky's review...

Ripper Street series 3 episode 5 review: Heavy Boots

Becky Lea Review Dec 8, 2014

There's a body in a barrel in this week's lean, precise episode of Ripper Street. Here's Becky's review...

Supernatural season 10 episode 8 review: Hibbing 911

Becky Lea Review Dec 5, 2014

Supernatural focuses on some of its better supporting characters this week. Here's Becky's review...

Ripper Street series 3 episode 4 review: Your Father. My Friend

Becky Lea Review Nov 29, 2014

The latest Ripper Street is a remarkable piece of drama with a heart-stopping climactic scene. Here's Becky's review...

Supernatural season 10 episode 7 review: Girls, Girls, Girls

Becky Lea Review Nov 27, 2014

Will season 10 be Supernatural's last? Becky senses things moving towards a final resolution in this week's episode...

Supernatural season 10 episode 6 review: Ask Jeeves

Becky Lea Review Nov 19, 2014

The Winchesters pay homage to the murder mystery genre in this week's comedic episode. Here's Becky's review...

Ripper Street series 3 episode 2 review: The Beating Of Her Wings

Becky Lea Review Nov 16, 2014

Ripper Street series 3 continues to impress, its world feeling more cohesive and encompassing than ever before...

Ripper Street season 3 episode 1 review: Whitechapel Terminus

Becky Lea Review Nov 14, 2014

Ripper Street's series three opener seizes the show's second chance with both hands, and crackles with cast chemistry...

Supernatural season 10 episode 5 review: Fan Fiction

Becky Lea Review Nov 12, 2014

Supernatural's 200th episode is a fond tribute to its fans and bears repeat viewing. Here's Becky's review...

As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales From The Making Of The Princess Bride review

Becky Lea Review Nov 11, 2014

Cary Elwes' new memoir about making cult favourite The Princess Bride reflects the film's true love for storytelling...

Cary Elwes interview: The Princess Bride, As You Wish

Becky Lea Interview Nov 11, 2014

We chat to Cary Elwes about his new memoir on the making of The Princess Bride, working with Mel Brooks, Men In Tights and more...

Supernatural season 10 episode 4 review: Paper Moon

Becky Lea Review Oct 29, 2014

The Winchester boys seem to step back in time in this week's Supernatural, and not just because they run into someone from their past...

Supernatural season 10 episode 3 review: Soul Survivor

Becky Lea Review Oct 22, 2014

Something's brewing in Supernatural, but first the pieces have to be moved into place. Here's Becky's review...

Supernatural season 10 episode 2 review: Reichenbach

Becky Lea Review Oct 15, 2014

Everyone's being pushed to the edge in the latest episode of Supernatural. Here's Becky's review...

Supernatural season 10 episode 1 review: Black

Becky Lea Review Oct 9, 2014

Supernatural's tenth season gets off to a solid start. Here's Becky's review of Black...

The books behind today's TV horror resurgence

Becky Lea Feature Sep 15, 2014

From The Strain to Penny Dreadful, Hannibal and more, we celebrate some of the books behind TV’s golden age of horror…

Mystery DVD Club: One In The Chamber

Becky Lea Feature Aug 28, 2014

It's another edition of Mystery DVD Club, this time featuring Dolph Lundgren. But is One In The Chamber one for the bin? Becky finds out...

The monstrous concerns of Penny Dreadful

Becky Lea Feature Jul 11, 2014

As Penny Dreadful's superb first season reaches its close, Becky traces the literary origins of its monsters...

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