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Peaky Blinders series 2 episode 5 review

Tom French Review Oct 31, 2014

The penultimate episode of Peaky Blinders series 2 races towards next week's finale with characteristic flair...

Peaky Blinders series 2 episode 4 review

Tom French Review Oct 24, 2014

Peaky Blinders series 2 goes from strength to strength, as do its cast's performances. Here's Tom's review of episode 4...

Peaky Blinders series 2 episode 3 review

Tom French Review Oct 16, 2014

Peaky Blinders continues dishing out great performances, tantalising stories, and high production values. Here's Tom's review...

Peaky Blinders series 2 episode 2 review

Tom French Review Oct 9, 2014

Tom Hardy joins the cast of Peaky Blinders this week, and the series is all the better for his presence...

Peaky Blinders series 2 episode 1 review

Tom French Review Oct 2, 2014

With great performances, strong writing, and a distinctive visual style, Peaky Blinders makes a welcome return...

Peaky Blinders series 1 finale review

Tom French Review Oct 17, 2013

Peaky Blinders delivers a slick, strong finale to its first series, which has been an absolute triumph...

Peaky Blinders episode 5 review

Tom French Review Oct 14, 2013

Peaky Blinders has everything in place to deliver a cracking series one finale. Here's Tom's review of episode five...

Peaky Blinders episode 4 review

Tom French Review Oct 4, 2013

Peaky Blinders takes an uncharacteristic dip in quality for its fourth episode. Here's Tom's review...

Peaky Blinders episode 3 review

Tom French Review Sep 26, 2013

Peaky Blinders just gets better and better. Here's Tom's review of episode three...

Peaky Blinders episode 2 review

Tom French Review Sep 19, 2013

Tom finds Peaky Blinders in rude health in its second instalment, which develops its characters and introduces a sense of intimacy...

Peaky Blinders episode 1 review

Tom French Review Sep 12, 2013

Tom is impressed by episode one of new BBC drama Peaky Blinders, which bursts out of the gates with real verve and style...

Luther series 3 episode 4 review

Tom French Review Jul 23, 2013

Luther concludes with a pacey, exciting finale that delivers the ending fans were all pulling for...

Luther series 3 episode 3 review

Tom French Review Jul 16, 2013

The last twenty minutes of this series three Luther episode are going to be all anyone's talking about. Here's Tom's review...

Luther series 3 episode 2 review

Tom French Review Jul 9, 2013

Luther's third series builds on its strong opener with a well-paced episode from which Warren Brown emerges as the star...

Luther series 3 episode 1 review

Tom French Review Jul 2, 2013

Idris Elba returns as Luther in a promising, pacey episode of the detective drama that's sure to please loyal fans. Here's Tom's review...

Spoiler-free Luther series 3 episode 1 review

Tom French Review Jun 20, 2013

Luther's third series is finally coming to the BBC, and according to Tom, episode one is more than worth the wait...

Why you should be watching Luther

Tom French Feature Jun 19, 2013

As series three of Neil Cross' Luther, starring Idris Elba, is poised to arrive on BBC One, Tom tells us why it well deserves our time...

Looking back at The Corner

Tom French Feature Apr 24, 2013

Tom salutes The Corner, David Simon's precursor to The Wire, and a rich drama series that deserves not to be overlooked...

Chuck's 10 best moments

Tom French Feature Jan 18, 2013

Tom talks us through ten great moments from five seasons of the dearly departed Chuck...

Top 5 Arrested Development episodes

Tom French Odd List Dec 11, 2012

Tom counts down five great episodes of superb US sitcom Arrested Development starring TV's most dysfunctional family: the Bluths...

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