Posts Tagged ‘Mike Bartlett’

Press Episodes 1 and 2 – The DVDfever Review – Charlotte Riley, Ben Chaplin

Press centres aroud two newspapers in this fictionalised Fleet Street. Workaholic Holly Evans (Charlotte Riley) works for the Herald, while Duncan Allen (Ben Chaplin) edits The Post, a more tabloid paper, and given their logo, it’s clearly aping The Sun and The Mirror combined, both of which are really only fit for lining the cat […]

Trauma – The DVDfever Review – John Simm, Adrian Lester

Trauma centres around the two leads who have entirely different family lives. Jon Allerton (Adrian Lester) is one of the leading hospital surgeons in London, with a happy wife and daughter and an affluent lifestyle, while Dan Bowker (John Simm) is about to be made redundant from a factory, and back to his comparative hovel […]

King Charles III – The DVDfever Review – A perfect epitaph to Tim Pigott-Smith

King Charles III – the title made me think “What? Another labourious period drama? …Oh, hang on, we’ve never had a third King Charles”. And then the penny dropped. Mike Bartlett has adapted his own play for the screen with the late Tim Pigott-Smith in the titular role. It’s a time in the near future […]

Knock Knock – Doctor Who Series 10 Episode 4 – The DVDfever Review

Knock Knock. Who’s there? Well, I was hoping it’d be the writer of a decent episode for a change and, thankfully, it was. NOTE: I will discuss elements of this episode which will be spoilers if you haven’t seen it, so make sure you watch it first. Bill and her students friends are looking for […]

Doctor Foster Episode 1 – The DVDfever Review

Doctor Foster looked predictable from the stylish trailer where Paloma Faith’s garish cover of Never Tear Us Apart wailed away in the background. And wouldn’t you know it – the first episode played out 100% predictably! Seriously, BBC, when you saw the script for this, why the hell did you bother?!! Pointlessly playing on the […]

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