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Game Of Thrones season 5 episode 7 review: The Gift

Ron Hogan Review May 25, 2015

A personal vendetta backfires spectacularly against its orchestrator in this week's slow-building Game Of Thrones...

The Following season 3 episodes 14 & 15 review: Dead Or Alive & The Reckoning

Ron Hogan Review May 20, 2015

Farewell Ryan Hardy. The Following has left the building. Here's our review of its dizzying final two episodes...

Game Of Thrones season 5 episode 6 review: Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken

Ron Hogan Review May 19, 2015

Underneath all the scandal and shock, Game Of Thrones season 5 is an exquisite exercise in pace and planning...

The Following season 3 episodes 12 & 13 review: The Edge & A Simple Trade

Ron Hogan Review May 13, 2015

The Following's violent spectacle wasn't enough to bring in the crowds for season 3, as its recent cancellation proves...

Game Of Thrones season 5 episode 5 review: Kill The Boy

Ron Hogan Review May 11, 2015

Even this far into its lifespan, Game Of Thrones is still brave, bold, gutsy television that has taken the fantasy genre to new audiences...

The Following season 3 episode 11 review: Demons

Ron Hogan Review May 7, 2015

Drunk and dangerous Ryan Hardy is so much more fun than mature and sensible Ryan Hardy. Bravo, The Following...

Game Of Thrones season 5 episode 4 review: Sons Of The Harpy

Ron Hogan Review May 5, 2015

All praise goes to the fight scene choreography in this week's Game Of Thrones, a show where fighting defines character...

The Following season 3 episode 10 review: Evermore

Ron Hogan Review Apr 29, 2015

At long last, The Following delivers the face-to-face confrontation we've been waiting for all season...

Game Of Thrones season 5 episode 3 review: High Sparrow

Ron Hogan Review Apr 27, 2015

Game Of Thrones' true mastery is in its precise balance of multiple engaging plots and locations, as High Sparrow shows...

The Following season 3 episode 9 review: Kill The Messenger

Ron Hogan Review Apr 22, 2015

The Following is finally giving the audience the violence and Joe Vs Ryan conflict it wants in season 3...

Game Of Thrones season 5 episode 2 review: The House Of Black And White

Ron Hogan Review Apr 20, 2015

Ruling is a gloomy business, Game Of Thrones concludes this week, which is why the show needs its laughs more than ever...

The Following season 3 episode 8 review: Flesh And Blood

Ron Hogan Review Apr 15, 2015

After a couple of middling episodes, Flesh And Blood feels like a return to grisly, gory form for The Following...

Game Of Thrones season 5 episode 1 review: The Wars To Come

Ron Hogan Review Apr 13, 2015

The big players of Westeros are scrambling for position in a vacuum of power. Here's our review of Game Of Thrones' season 5 opener...

The Following season 3 episode 7 review: The Hunt

Ron Hogan Review Apr 8, 2015

If we wanted a sensible police drama, we wouldn't be watching The Following. Where has all the craziness gone, asks Ron?

The Following season 3 episode 6 review: Reunion

Ron Hogan Review Apr 1, 2015

Has The Following's gamble on sidelining Joe and Mark while introducing new players in its third season paid off? To some extent...

The Walking Dead season 5 episode 16 review: Conquer

Ron Hogan Review Mar 30, 2015

The Walking Dead shows no signs of rot as it signs off its 5th season with a phenomenally well written, well-directed movie-length finale...

The Following season 3 episodes 4 & 5 review: Home & A Hostile Witness

Ron Hogan Review Mar 25, 2015

The Following gets a double dose this week, as Fox put two characteristically nasty episodes back-to-back...

The Walking Dead season 5 episode 15 review: Try

Ron Hogan Review Mar 24, 2015

The Walking Dead season 5 is hitting on all cylinders: surprising deaths, action, high-quality gore, and great drama...

The Following season 3 episode 3: Exposed

Ron Hogan Review Mar 18, 2015

As gruesome and fun as the rest of The Following's killers are, season three is sorely lacking one Mr Joe Carroll...

The Walking Dead season 5 episode 14 review: Spend

Ron Hogan Review Mar 17, 2015

Rick's gang might have come to civilisation of a sort but that doesn't stop The Walking Dead from being as horrific as ever...

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