The Child In Time

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Words by Phoebe Barton 

Adapted from Ian McEwan’s award-winning novel, Stephen Butchard has brought A Child in Time to the small screen, capturing the true heartbreak and agony of losing a child. Benedict Cumberbatch portrays protagonist Stephen Lewis, a successful children’s author who suffers the unthinkable: losing his four year-old daughter on a seemingly normal trip to the supermarket. Continue reading “The Child In Time”

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Midnight Texas: Season 1

SHOWRUNNERS Monica Owusu-Breen, David Janollari, Niels Arden Oplev, Mark Hentemann

CAST François Arnaud, Arielle Kebbel, Dylan Bruce, Sarah Ramos, Peter Mensah

PLOT Midnight is a safe haven for those who are different, but with the presence of outsiders, the residents band together and form a strong and unlikely family. Continue reading “Midnight Texas: Season 1”

Mercy Street: Season 1

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It’s difficult at first to imagine Josh Radnor in anything other than How I Met Your Mother. His first appearance as a Civil War surgeon in Mercy Street takes some getting used to, but audiences should give it some time as the show is truly great. Continue reading “Mercy Street: Season 1”