Tag: television-reviews

Sherlock Holmes

The classic BBC series, with Douglas Wilmer as Holmes, comes to DVD,

Mike Leigh at the BBC Review

<i>Mike Leigh at the BBC</i> includes almost all of Leigh's work for the Corporation. Gary Couzens reviews 2 Entertain's six-disc box set, which is one of the essential DVD releases of the year.

Big Breadwinner Hog/Spindoe Review

<i>Big Breadwinner Hog</i> was a controversial British TV crime serial from 1969. It's released on DVD as a five-disc set along with <i>Spindoe</i>, a serial from the previous year. Gary Couzens reviews the Region 2 box set.

Scum: 2-Disc Collector's Edition Review

Gary Couzens has reviewed the Region 2 release of <i>Scum</i>, a two-disc collector's edition featuring the 1979 feature film along with the original banned TV play from 1977. Apart from some minor shortcomings, Prism's box set is pretty close to definitive.