Saturday 18 February 2012


The Magicians
2x06 Episode 6 [season finale]
A spectacular end to a series full of fantastic magic. And, if you think back over it, including all guest acts and forfeits, there were a total of 84 tricks performed across the series. 84!

The Mentalist
4x12 My Bloody Valentine
[Watch it on Demand 5 from Friday 9th March. Probably.]

6x04 (16/2/12 edition)
[Watch it (again) on iPlayer.]

1x05 Episode 5
1x06 Episode 6
Just as I was commenting (to myself, at least) about how well constructed Stella's plots actually were, it goes and does a standard groom-to-be-looks-like-he's-having-an-affair-but-is-actually-getting-secret-dance-lessons-for-the-wedding plot. But at least it does it as amusingly as ever.


Beyond Dark Knight: What if Wes Anderson made Batman reboot?
After Dark Knight: Are you ready for Batman, the musical?
After Dark Knight: How about Robert Downey Jr as the Joker?
After Dark Knight: Could Arkham City work as a movie?
After Dark Knight: What if Tim Burton took back Gotham?
by Geoff Boucher & Sean Hartter (from Hero Complex at the Los Angeles Times)

when the credits roll on The Dark Knight Rises this July, it will mark the end of Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy... Warner Bros. executives have made it clear they won’t leave the iconic property sitting on a shelf, however, and a new director and star tandem could be inhabiting Wayne Manor by 2014. But how on earth will any filmmaker follow the work of Nolan and company?

Five-part series suggesting (with tongue firmly in cheek) 15 possible futures for the Batman film series.