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What we’d like from Being Human series 5

Being Human series 4
Mark Oakley News Mar 29, 2012

Series 5 of Being Human will be with us next year, but what would we like to see more (and less) of from Honolulu Heights?

Being Human series 4 episode 8 review: The War Child

Mark Oakley Review Mar 25, 2012

Mark Gatiss soars in the Being Human series finale, and we'd expect nothing less. Read our review here...

Being Human series 4 episode 7 review: Making History

Mark Oakley Review Mar 18, 2012

After the laughs of last week's Being Human comes the exposition of the latest episode. Lots and lots of exposition...

Being Human series 4 episode 6 review: Puppy Love

Mark Oakley Review Mar 11, 2012

The latest outing of Being Human is played for laughs, which Mark sees as no bad thing...

Being Human series 4 episode 5 review: Hold the Front Page

Mark Oakley Review Mar 4, 2012

More Cutler please, says Mark, as series 4 of Being Human once again delivers...

Being Human series 4 episode 4 review: A Spectre Calls

Mark Oakley Review Feb 25, 2012

Being Human delivers the first dud of the new series. Read Mark's review of A Spectre Calls here...

Being Human series 4 episode 3 review: The Graveyard Shift

Mark Oakley Review Feb 20, 2012

Mark is really starting to enjoy the new series of Being Human, and he hopes you are too…

Being Human series 4 episode 2 review: Being Human 1955

Mark Oakley Review Feb 13, 2012

Mark feels the energy in the room as Being Human starts the fourth series proper. Here’s his review of episode two, Being Human 1955…

Being Human series 4 episode 1 review: Eve of the War

Being Human series 4
Mark Oakley Review Feb 5, 2012

Mark Oakley wonders if the new series of Being Human can calm doubters. Here's his review of episode one...

Sharktopus DVD review

Mark Oakley Review Apr 3, 2011

What do you get when you cross a shark with an octopus? Awful acting, dreadful production values and a guilty pleasure, says Mark…

Being Human series 3 episode 8 review: The Wolf-Shaped Bullet: series finale

Mark Oakley Review Mar 13, 2011

Mark demands awards for one of the standout TV moments of the year so far, as he reviews the final episode of Being Human series 3...

Looking back at Superman Returns

Mark Oakley News Mar 9, 2011

The reboot starts here as Bryan Singer, and a complete unknown, delivers a superhero movie like few others. Here’s Mark’s appreciation of Superman Returns…

Looking back at Superman IV: The Quest For Peace

Superman IV: The Quest For Peace (1987)
Mark Oakley News Mar 9, 2011

The Superman series appeared to reach its nadir with the low-budget Quest For Peace. Is there any joy to be found in this fourth outing?

Looking back at Superman III

Superman III (1983)
Mark Oakley News Mar 8, 2011

Superman turns bad and Richard Pryor does funny in this nightmarish third instalment. Here’s Mark’s appreciation of Superman III…

Looking back at Superman II

Superman II (1980)
Mark Oakley News Mar 7, 2011

Mark’s appreciation of the Superman movies continues, with the Superman 2 proving to be one of Hollywood's best ever sequels…

Looking back at Superman: The Movie

Mark Oakley News Mar 6, 2011

It's a bird. It's a plane. It's Mark’s appreciation of 1978’s Superman. It’s still one heck of a movie, he writes, even after all these years...

Being Human series 3 episode 7 review: Though The Heavens Fall

Mark Oakley Review Mar 6, 2011

Best episode of Being Human series 3? Mark certainly thinks so. Here's his review of tonight's penultimate outing...

Being Human series 3 episode 5 review: The Longest Day

Being Human: The Longest Day
Mark Oakley Review Feb 20, 2011

It's a house divided, as Herrick finally makes his return to Being Human. Here's Mark's review...

Being Human series 3 episode 4 review: The Pack

Mark Oakley Review Feb 13, 2011

Being Human is bang back on form, with an episode that showcases the many strengths of the show in one place...

Being Human series 3 episode 3 review: Type 4

Being Human: Type 4
Mark Oakley Review Feb 6, 2011

Being Human hits problems in its latest episode, as things seem to grind to a standstill. Here's Mark's review...

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