Posts by: Cameron K McEwan

‘The Prisoner’: Six of the best… guest stars

In our series examining The Prisoner, we're taking a look at the various facets that make Patrick McGoohan's 1960s masterpiece such a compelling watch. Here, we've got six of the best guest stars for you.

‘The Prisoner’: Six of the best… Number Two

In our new series examining one of the most iconic TV series of all time, The Prisoner, we'll be taking a look at the various facets that make Patrick McGoohan's 1960s masterpiece such a compelling watch. First up are the weekly bad boys in The Village - the Number Twos.

‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels: The Musical’ review

Having run for some time now, London is now treated to two legends of the West End amongst the cast of the musical based on the Michael Caine/Steve Martin 1988 film, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Following the plot of the film quite closely, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels: The Musical sees suave conman Lawrence Jameson, played here by...

‘Ripper Street’ Season 3 preview

How fast things move in the world of television. Or, rather, ‘online content’. It was less than a year ago that the BBC announced that Ripper Street was coming to an end after just its second season. Within months, Amazon Prime Instant Video snapped it up and here it is! Back by popular demand within...

‘Doctor Who’ finale teasers: 10 hints for ‘Dark Water’

Doctor Who‘s new season continues this weekend with ‘Dark Water’, written by Steven Moffat. In the mysterious world of the Nethersphere, plans have been drawn up. Missy is about to come face to face with the Doctor, and an impossible choice is looming. ‘Death is not an end’ promises the sinister organisation known only as...

‘Doctor Who’ teasers: 10 hints for ‘In the Forest of the Night’

Doctor Who‘s new season continues this weekend with ‘In the Forest of the Night’, written by Frank Cottrell Boyce. One morning, in every city and town in the world, the human race wakes up to face the most surprising invasion yet. Everywhere, in every land, a forest has grown overnight and taken back the Earth....

‘Oculus’ Blu-ray review

Doctor Who’s Karen Gillan and Battlestar Gallactica’s Katee Sackhoff come together as mother and daughter in this horror movie from Absentia director Mike Flanagan. Oculus sees Kaylie Russell (Gillan) try to help herself and her brother Tim, played by Australian actor Brenton Thwaites (Maleficent), come to terms with their shared childhood trauma – where Tim...

‘Doctor Who’ teasers: 10 hints for ‘Kill the Moon’

Doctor Who‘s new season continues this weekend with ‘Kill the Moon’, written by Peter Harness. In the near future, the Doctor and Clara find themselves on a space shuttle making a suicide mission to the Moon. Crash-landing on the lunar surface, they find a mining base full of corpses, vicious spider-like creatures poised to attack,...

‘Doctor Who’ teasers: 10 hints for ‘The Caretaker’

Doctor Who‘s new season continues this weekend with ‘The Caretaker’, written by Gareth Roberts and Steven Moffat. The terrifying Skovox Blitzer is ready to destroy all humanity – but worse, and any second now, Danny Pink and the Doctor are going to meet. When terrifying events threaten Coal Hill school, the Doctor decides to go...

‘Doctor Who’ teasers: 10 hints for ‘Time Heist’

Doctor Who‘s new series continues this weekend with ‘Time Heist’. Written by Sherlock‘s Stephen Thompson and Steven Moffat, the episode guest stars Keeley Hawes (Spooks), Jonathan Bailey (Broadchurch) and Pippa Bennett-Warner (The Smoke). The Doctor turns bank robber when he is given a task he cannot refuse – to steal from the most dangerous bank...