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Mystery DVD Club: Taffin

Becky Lea Feature Mar 13, 2014

It's fair to say that Taffin probably isn't Pierce Brosnan's finest hour...

A Christmas Carol in geek TV

Becky Lea Feature Dec 24, 2013

With help from Star Trek, Buffy, Quantum Leap, & more, Becky traces the influence of Dickens' A Christmas Carol on geek TV...

Ripper Street series 2 finale review: Our Betrayal Part 2

Becky Lea Review Dec 16, 2013

Ripper Street reaches its final ever episode (miracles notwithstanding). Here's Becky's review of Our Betrayal Part 2...

Ripper Street series 2 episode 7 review: Our Betrayal Part 1

Becky Lea Review Dec 10, 2013

Ripper Street's penultimate episode is proof that it's not going to go out quietly. Here's Becky's review...

Ripper Street series 2 episode 6 review: A Stronger Loving World

Becky Lea Review Dec 3, 2013

Here's Becky's review of another packed episode of Ripper Street

Ripper Street series 2 episode 5 review: Threads Of Silk And Gold

Becky Lea Review Nov 25, 2013

Becky's faith in Ripper Street is somewhat restored by this week's character-based episode. Here's her review...

Ripper Street series 2 episode 4 review: Dynamite And A Woman

Becky Lea Review Nov 19, 2013

Can Ripper Street improve beyond a simple procedural? Here's Becky's review of Dynamite And A Woman...

Ripper Street series 2 episode 3 review: Become Man

Becky Lea Review Nov 11, 2013

Ripper Street focuses on developing its women characters this week, and is all the better for it. Here's Becky's review...

Ripper Street series 2 episode 2 review: Am I Not Monstrous?

Becky Lea Review Nov 4, 2013

Being Human's Damien Molony joins the cast of Ripper Street this week. Here's Becky's review...

Ripper Street series 2 episode 1 review: Pure As The Driven

Becky Lea Review Oct 28, 2013

Ripper Street's second series premiere irons out some of the wrinkles of the first run. Here's Becky's review of Pure As The Driven...

Whitechapel series 4 finale review

Becky Lea Review Oct 9, 2013

Whitechapel closes its 4th series with a fitting and tense finale, tying up loose ends and putting our characters through the wringer...

Whitechapel series 4 episode 5 review

Becky Lea Review Oct 2, 2013

Whitechapel' series four's horror-themed penultimate episode is perhaps its best so far. Here's Becky's review...

Whitechapel series 4 episode 4 review

Becky Lea Review Sep 26, 2013

Whitechapel's flirtation with the supernatural continues in this week's episode, but will there be a down-to-earth conclusion?

Whitechapel series 4 episode 3 review

Becky Lea Review Sep 19, 2013

Steve Pemberton makes his writer's debut in Whitechapel this week with another surprising and grim tale. Here's Becky's review...

Whitechapel series 4 episode 2 review

Becky Lea Review Sep 11, 2013

Whitechapel continues its foray into the supernatural with episode two of its fourth series. Here's Becky's review...

Whitechapel series 4 episode 1 review

Becky Lea Review Sep 4, 2013

Whitechapel takes a leaf from Dennis Wheatley's book in this week's occult-related mystery. Here's Becky's review of the series 4 opener...

Whitechapel: the murder mystery you may have missed

Becky Lea Feature Sep 4, 2013

Becky talks us through the evolution of ITV's acclaimed murder mystery drama, Whitechapel, which begins its fourth series today...