TV Critics – Page 12

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    A Very British Hotel Chain: Inside Best Western

    2020-05-20T09:47:00Z

    “In a world in which the margins of fairness and kindness are being so tightly squeezed, it felt like a dismal hour in a time already full of them”

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    Harry’s Heroes: Euro Having a Laugh

    2020-05-19T12:21:00Z

    “It worked in showing raw masculinity coping honestly with the big stuff”

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    Eurovision: Europe Shines a Light

    2020-05-18T09:20:00Z

    “As with almost everything else, Eurovision had been ruined by coronavirus”

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    Charlie Brooker’s Antiviral Wipe

    2020-05-15T08:47:00Z

    “Sick, puerile and full of childish toilet humour. Thank you, Charlie Brooker, for making me laugh”

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    The Country That Beat the Virus

    2020-05-14T09:07:00Z

    “Guru-Murthy never explicitly condemned the UK government. He didn’t need to”

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    Paul Hollywood Eats Japan

    2020-05-13T11:11:00Z

    “Hollywood never lost the look of a man who was counting the minutes till he could go home”

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    Hospital Special: Fighting Covid-19

    2020-05-12T09:51:00Z

    “When this is over and they come to write the history of this virus, documentaries such as this will be living encyclopaedias.”

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    Brassic

    2020-05-11T09:47:00Z

    “Everyone says it’s the new Shameless but the energy is more Early Doors reimagined by Guy Ritchie.”

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    Rhod Gilbert’s Work Experience

    2020-05-07T09:13:00Z

    “Nobody uttered the word ’journey’, thankfully, but that was the format of this half-hour race to enlightenment”

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    The A Word

    2020-05-06T08:52:00Z

    “Peter Bowker’s drama has earned the right to a third series”

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    Isolation Stories

    2020-05-05T09:11:00Z

    “Shall fairly stand as the first televisual jewel in the Covid-era crown.”

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    Homeland

    2020-05-04T08:44:00Z

    “No other show has had a better handle on world events”

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    Trying

    2020-05-01T08:56:00Z

    “It’s well worth trying”

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    Code 404

    2020-04-30T09:15:00Z

    “The joy is that in another universe this could have been a po-faced drama”

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    Paul Hollywood Eats Japan

    2020-04-29T09:35:00Z

    “I was left feeling that the Japanese deserved a bit better than having a big lunk like Hollywood crashing around their country”

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    Blood

    2020-04-28T08:57:00Z

    “It is immensely satisfying to watch a crime drama knowing you’re in a safe pair of hands. The experience is rare.”

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    Normal People

    2020-04-27T09:04:00Z

    “A beautiful piece of work capturing the fervid intensity of a first teenage sexual relationship with charm and poignancy”

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    The Big Night In

    2020-04-24T09:00:00Z

    “It was just the cheering moment the nation needed”

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    The Great British Sewing Bee

    2020-04-23T12:25:00Z

    “A lovely thing to watch, because everyone involved is nice. The contestants are nice, every last one of them”

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    Life and Birth

    2020-04-22T11:06:00Z

    “Life and Birth played with your emotions like a yo-yo — trepidation turned to trauma, despair to joy”