Sunday 7 January 2018


Blue Planet II
Episode 1 One Ocean
Finally watching this in UHD via iPlayer (only available via certain devices). It looks absolutely stunning.
[Watch it (again) on iPlayer.]

Celebrity Mastermind
2017/2018 Episode 1 (of 10)
[Watch it (again) on iPlayer.]

A Christmas Carol Goes Wrong
[2nd watch]
Enjoyed this more a second time, actually.
[Watch it (again) on iPlayer.]

Not Going Out
9x00 The True Meaning of Christmas [Christmas special]
[Watch it (again) on iPlayer.]

Tim Vine Travels Through Time
Christmas Special [2nd watch]
[Watch it (again) on iPlayer.]

this week on 100 Films

With the new year only just underway, the past week over at 100 Films in a Year has been entirely concerned with looking back at 2017.

It started with the monthly progress report for December...

And continued with these four posts looking over the year in its entirety...

My Top 5 Most-Read New Posts in 2017
This year, all five of my most-read posts are from my TV review column... But this is a film blog (it’s in the title), so this year I’m doing two top fives: the genuine top 5 most-read new posts in 2017, which is also the top 5 most-read new TV-related posts, and then the top 5 most-read new film-related posts.
Read more here.

2017: The Full List
2017 — the 11th year I’ve been doing this 100 films challenge, and the fifth consecutive year I’ve surpassed that goal. Below is the full list of new films I watched this year, all linked up to reviews and that.
Read more here.

2017 Statistics
In today’s post we do the fun stuff: look at all sorts of statistics about 2017's viewing. Hurrah!
Read more here.

The Best & Worst of 2017
Having listed all I watched in 2017 and analysed it thoroughly, it’s time for the finale: what I thought were the best films I saw last year.
Read more here.

More next Sunday.