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Elementary season 3 episode 4 review: Bella

Frances Roberts Review Nov 21, 2014

Is Sherlock Holmes man or machine? That’s the poser this week’s AI-themed Elementary episode asks…

Elementary season 3 episode 3 review: Just A Regular Irregular

Frances Roberts Review Nov 14, 2014

This week's Elementary is much more like it: funny, a bit bonkers, and with plenty of character work...

Elementary series 3 episode 2 review: The Five Orange Pipz

Frances Roberts Review Nov 9, 2014

If Elementary's case is lacklustre this week, then at least new arrival Kitty Winter is proving intriguing...

Elementary season 3 episode 1 review: Enough Nemesis To Go Around

Frances Roberts Review Oct 31, 2014

Elementary welcomes Sherlock Holmes' new protegee, Kitty Winter, in the season three opener...

13 crucial differences between Broadchurch and Gracepoint

Frances Roberts Feature Oct 3, 2014

Almost identical as they are, we look at what’s actually been changed between episode 1 of Broadchurch and US adaptation, Gracepoint…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 13 review: Go Now

Frances Roberts Review Sep 23, 2014

Under The Dome concludes its second season with an action and nonsense-crammed finale. Here's Frances' review...

Under The Dome season 2 episode 12 review: Turn

Frances Roberts Review Sep 16, 2014

Under The Dome’s penultimate season 2 episode is like a compilation of all its maddest bits. Here’s Frances’ review…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 11 review: Black Ice

Frances Roberts Review Sep 9, 2014

Chester's Mill experiences a life-threatening cold spell in this week's Under The Dome. Will they survive? What do you think?

Under The Dome season 2 episode 10 review: The Fall

Frances Roberts Review Sep 2, 2014

This week’s Under The Dome is all about the egg-xit strategy. Here’s Frances’ review…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 9 review: The Red Door

Frances Roberts Review Aug 26, 2014

We knew it couldn’t last. The latest episode of Under The Dome is barmier than ever. Here’s Frances’ review…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 8 review: Awakening

Frances Roberts Review Aug 19, 2014

Under The Dome’s cyber-thriller reboot appears to be paying dividends. Here’s Frances’ review of Awakening…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 7 review: Going Home

Frances Roberts Review Aug 13, 2014

Has the reboot button finally been pressed on Under The Dome? Frances can only hope…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 6 review: In The Dark

Frances Roberts Review Aug 5, 2014

Here they are, the winners and losers of this week’s Under The Dome episode, in their very own awards ceremony…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 5 review: Reconciliation

Frances Roberts Review Jul 29, 2014

What’s down Under The Dome’s rabbit hole? Next week will tell. And then promptly forget all about it…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 4 review: Revelation

Frances Roberts Review Jul 23, 2014

Dead piglets, a flu virus, and flashbacks all figure in this week’s increasingly tangled Under The Dome…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 3 review: Force Majeure

Frances Roberts Review Jul 17, 2014

Things get biblically apocalyptic in this week’s characteristically bonkers Under The Dome…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 2 review: Infestation

Frances Roberts Review Jul 8, 2014

Some very hungry caterpillars are a threat to Chester’s Mill in this week’s episode of Under The Dome…

Under The Dome season 2 episode 1 review: Heads Will Roll

Frances Roberts Review Jul 2, 2014

Under The Dome is back for a Stephen King-scripted season 2 premiere, and it’s as just as much dumb fun as ever…

Mad Men season 7 episode 7 review: Waterloo

Frances Roberts Review May 26, 2014

After seven years, Mad Men is delivering its very best and still capable of surprising us. Here’s our review of the midseason finale…

Mad Men season 7 episode 6 review: The Strategy

Frances Roberts Review May 19, 2014

Mad Men delivers an exquisite episode this week, one likely to be remembered as among the show's finest...