TV Talk

Trailer Fodder #27: The X-Files Season 11

After a long anticipated tenth season which received mixed responses, The X Files is back for its eleventh and possibly final season, with a trailer promising a whole host of exciting things: from the potential return of fan favourites the Lone Gunmen, to Mulder and Scully running through cemeteries and […]

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Why Do I Keep Rewatching Friends?

As the days grow shorter and my workload eases up just a little bit before the onslaught of the end of term begins, I have found myself once again rewatching Friends. In an attempt to make my procrastination a bit more productive, I began to think about just what is […]

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Review: Philip K Dick’s Electric Dreams

You may have missed these depictions of Philip K Dick’s Electric Dreams on Channel 4 (and now on Amazon Prime) despite the stellar cast, including the likes of Holliday Grainger, Ralf Spall and Bryan Cranston, and despite Philip K Dick being a bit of name at the moment with the […]

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Review: The Tick

Sick of Marvel? Sick of Superheroes in general? Pretend you are and yet are still wholly and totally in love with concept despite yourself? Well, either way, ‘The Tick’ is for you. With the whole series currently available on, and included with, Amazon Prime, there is currently no better way […]

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In Defence of Award Shows

The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards aired on Sunday, giving people plenty to talk about- the four awards for best show were given to female-led shows, Donald Glover and Lena Waithe made history as being  the first people of colour to win for comedy directing and writing respectfully, and for some […]

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The Thirteenth Doctor: YSC Reacts!

After 54 years and 12 leading actors, ‘Doctor Who’ has finally cast a woman as the Doctor! In a sneak peak released yesterday (see below), Jodie Whittaker was announced as the thirteenth Doctor, sending the world of social media into a buzz. But what did YSC think?  “In one word: […]

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REVIEW: American Gods, Episode 1

Yeah I totally have a dissertation and a script for a conference to write but hey, you know what, I watched American Gods instead. Think I did pretty well to get to Thursday night tbh. Ok so first twenty minutes you’re bathing in the beauty of their character introductions. Succinct, […]

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