TV Critics – Page 5

  • Farage Man Who Made Brexit i7WrB2JT4K
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    Farage: The Man Who Made Brexit

    2020-01-30T10:24:00Z

    “This was a hoot, not least because it had Farage bitching like a bosomy fishwife”

  • Belsen: Our Story
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    Belsen: Our Story

    2020-01-29T09:57:00Z

    “This extraordinary oral history was horrifying but ultimately life-affirming. Devastating and dignified, it made for a fitting memorial.”

  • The Windermere Children
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    The Windermere Children

    2020-01-28T10:17:00Z

    “Writer Simon Block and director Michael Samuels gave us a sad and beautiful film”

  • Win The Wilderness Alaska
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    Win the Wilderness: Alaska

    2020-01-27T10:43:00Z

    “A novel twist on the reality show — and, for a generation struggling to get their feet on the housing ladder, a tempting challenge”

  • The Goop Lab
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    The Goop Lab

    2020-01-24T11:16:00Z

    “It is the zenith and nadir of late western capitalism”

  • Avenue 5
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    Avenue 5

    2020-01-23T12:49:00Z

    “In space no one can hear you scream, ‘but this isn’t as funny as The Thick of It!’”

  • Crazy Delicious
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    Crazy Delicious

    2020-01-22T09:52:00Z

    “Flamboyant fun but highly contrived, this series felt more suited to a specialist food channel than terrestrial primetime.”

  • Diamond Dealers And Cockney Geezers
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    Diamond Dealers and Cockney Geezers

    2020-01-21T09:54:00Z

    “The boys were likeable, and this was way more fun than those deathly documentaries going behind the scenes of high-end department stores”

  • Cobra
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    Cobra

    2020-01-20T10:32:00Z

    “There hasn’t been bad telly as good as this since Rob Lowe in Wild Bill last year”

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    Sex Education

    2020-01-17T10:03:00Z

    “A diverse, genuinely informative and thoughtful show that doesn’t fall into the too-common trap of forced ’wokeness’”

  • Good Omens
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    Good Omens

    2020-01-16T12:08:00Z

    “The odd-couple, comic chemistry between Sheen and Tennant is a treat”

  • This is our family
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    This Is Our Family

    2020-01-15T09:50:00Z

    “A film this painful, honest and sensitive could not have been made without the time it took to establish an extraordinary level of trust”

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    The Outsider

    2020-01-14T12:09:00Z

    “Slow-burning fare, but just when you began to grow impatient, there would be another twist or goosebump-flaring moment”

  • Louis Theroux: Selling Sex
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    Louis Theroux: Selling Sex

    2020-01-13T10:39:00Z

    “This is a fine exploration of a potentially sensationalist, exploitative topic and an excellent showcase for Theroux’s softer skills”

  • Death In Paradise
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    Death in Paradise

    2020-01-10T11:11:00Z

    “Rather cleverly, the plotting is so random that it is difficult to know whodunnit, which keeps you watching until the end”

  • White House Farm
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    White House Farm

    2020-01-09T10:30:00Z

    “This true-life drama kept a sombre, respectful pace, never going for cheap sensation”

  • Jonestown: Terror In The Jungle
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    Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle

    2020-01-08T11:05:00Z

    “It is as good an explanation as we’ll get about something that seems inexplicable”

  • The Choir: Aylesbury Prison
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    The Choir: Aylesbury Prison

    2020-01-07T09:44:00Z

    “Malone was fitfully succeeding by the end, but with fights breaking out and potential recruits relapsing you do feel this one is mission impossible”

  • The Masked Singer
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    The Masked Singer

    2020-01-06T09:50:00Z

    “The real trouble is that, if you don’t know who you’re rooting for, there’s no real jeopardy”

  • Best Home Cook
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    Best Home Cook

    2020-01-03T09:52:00Z

    “Has required plenty of tweaking, but the format gurus at New Broadcasting House have got it right this time”