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Mad Men season 7 episode 1 review: Time Zones

Frances Roberts Review Apr 14, 2014

Mad Men returns for its seventh season an episode that deliberately dissipates the momentum of last year's finale…

Elementary season 2 episode 20 review: No Lack Of Void

Frances Roberts Review Apr 11, 2014

Holmes grieves as he and Watson track down an Anthrax threat in Elementary’s latest episode…

Elementary season 2 episode 19 review: The Many Mouths Of Aaron Colville

Frances Roberts Review Apr 4, 2014

Watson takes centre-stage once again in the latest episode of Elementary. Here's Frances' review...

Elementary season 2 episode 18 review: The Hound Of The Cancer Cells

Frances Roberts Review Mar 14, 2014

They can't all be zingers, proves The Hound Of The Cancer Cells. Here's Frances' review...

Elementary season 2 episode 17 review: Ears To You

Frances Roberts Review Mar 7, 2014

Sean Pertwee steals the show in this week's Elementary. Here's Frances' review...

Elementary season 2 episode 15 review: Corpse De Ballet

Frances Roberts Review Feb 7, 2014

Elementary goes a bit Black Swan in this week's episode. Here's Frances' review of Corpse De Ballet...

Elementary season 2 episode 14 review: Dead Clade Walking

Frances Roberts Review Jan 31, 2014

Nano-dinosaurs, international smugglers and a temptress called Eve are all in Elementary’s casebook this week…

Elementary season 2 episode 9 review: On The Line

Frances Roberts Review Nov 22, 2013

If Jonny Lee Miller weren’t so brilliant as Sherlock, how many of us would still be watching? Here’s Frances’ review…

Elementary season 2 episode 8 review: Blood Is Thicker

Frances Roberts Review Nov 15, 2013

Elementary delivers an uninspiring case and an intriguing twist. Here's Frances' review of Blood Is Thicker...

Elementary season 2 episode 7 review: The Marchioness

Frances Roberts Review Nov 8, 2013

Elementary mines a classic Conan Doyle story for this week's episode. Here's Frances' review of The Marchioness...

Elementary season 2 episode 6 review: An Unnatural Arrangement

Frances Roberts Review Nov 1, 2013

Elementary’s second season goes from one triumph to another. Here’s Frances’ review of An Unnatural Arrangement…

Elementary season 2 episode 5 review: Ancient History

Frances Roberts Review Oct 26, 2013

A pacey case, personal revelations and zippy dialogue make this week’s Elementary a joy…

Elementary season 2 episode 4 review: Poison Pen

Frances Roberts Review Oct 18, 2013

Elementary continues to delve into the emotional history of Sherlock Holmes. Here's Frances' review of Poison Pen...

Elementary season 2 episode 2 review: Solve For X

Frances Roberts Review Oct 4, 2013

Elementary’s cases may be as predictable as ever, but its characters really have evolved. Here’s Frances’ review…

Elementary season 2 episode 1 review: Step Nine

Frances Roberts Review Sep 27, 2013

Elementary makes a welcome return and it’s soon business as usual. Here’s Frances’ review of Step Nine…

Under The Dome finale review: Curtains

Frances Roberts Review Sep 19, 2013

Under The Dome’s first season concluded this week, and did anyone else notice quite how weird it had become?

Under The Dome episode 12 review: Exigent Circumstances

Frances Roberts Review Sep 10, 2013

The penultimate episode in Under the Dome’s first season picks up the pace and accelerates towards another cliff-hanger…

Under The Dome episode 11 review: Speak Of The Devil

Frances Roberts Review Sep 3, 2013

With just two episodes left in Under The Dome’s first season, Frances is looking forward to finally breaking out of Chester's Mill…

Under The Dome episode 10 review: Let The Games Begin

Frances Roberts Review Aug 27, 2013

Under the Dome finally delivers a decent episode. Here’s Frances’ review of Let The Games Begin…

Under The Dome episode 9 review: The Fourth Hand

Frances Roberts Review Aug 20, 2013

Under The Dome’s writers throw yet more plot-lines, secrets, and dodgy dialogue into the mix. Here’s Frances’ exasperated review…