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Elementary season 3 episode 16 review: For All You Know

Frances Roberts Review Mar 6, 2015

Sherlock Holmes becomes a suspect in Elementary’s latest murder mystery. Can Watson clear his name?

Elementary season 3 episode 15 review: When Your Number’s Up

Frances Roberts Review Feb 20, 2015

Elementary serves up a whydunit this week, which takes some of the fun out of things for the viewer…

Elementary season 3 episode 14 review: The Female Of The Species

Frances Roberts Review Feb 16, 2015

Elementary’s two plot threads couldn’t be more tonally different in this week’s gloriously bonkers/tragic episode…

Elementary season 3 episode 13 review: Hemlock

Frances Roberts Review Feb 6, 2015

Having perfected the art of the the cliff-hanger, Elementary delivers a doozy to spice up this week’s workaday, if entertaining episode…

Elementary season 3 episode 12 review: The One That Got Away

Frances Roberts Review Jan 30, 2015

Elementary delivers its best episode of the season, a fitting pay-off to the arrival of Ophelia Lovibond’s Kitty Winter…

Elementary season 3 episode 11 review: The Illustrious Client

Frances Roberts Review Jan 26, 2015

Ophelia Lovibond is a class act in this week’s tense, involving, Kitty-focused episode of Elementary, the first of a two-parter…

Elementary season 3 episode 10 review: Seed Money

Frances Roberts Review Jan 16, 2015

Elementary’s Kitty-related cliff-hanger this week was an expected, but no-less welcome development…

Elementary season 3 episode 9: The Eternity Injection

Frances Roberts Review Jan 9, 2015

Elementary serves up a solid episode with strong performances, but is that really all we’ll see from the great Larry Gilliard Jr?

Elementary season 3 episode 7 review: The Adventure Of The Nutmeg Concoction

Frances Roberts Review Dec 12, 2014

Zippy dialogue and a sense of humour covers a multitude of Elementary's sins this week. Here's Frances' review...

Elementary season 3 episode 6 review: Terra Pericolosa

Frances Roberts Review Dec 8, 2014

Something drastic needs to change in Elementary season 3 if it's going to become the show we all know it could be...

Elementary season 3 episode 5 review: Rip Off

Frances Roberts Review Nov 28, 2014

With Watson out of the way, this week's Elementary was the Sherlock and Kitty show. So how did the pair fare?

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…

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