Tag Archive: Sherlock Holmes

Dana Scully deserves to be right: The flaw at the heart of The X-Files

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There’s a huge problem at the centre of how past and future X-Files stories have operated. The central premise of the show is that two FBI agents, you know their names, have to… Continue reading

The Dreaded Backlog: Assassin’s Creed Syndicate

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The 2009 film Sherlock Holmes is very underrated, as is its sequel. Peaky Blinders is perhaps a little overrated, but it’s still a riot. Ninjas are also well loved. So why not combine… Continue reading

Let our TV characters live!

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Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Daredevil, Battlestar Galactica and all of Joss Whedon’s work. What do they have in common? Death, death and more death. Not just the death of minor monsters… Continue reading

Elementary: ‘The Smartest Show in the Room’

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What’s the best Sherlock Holmes adaptation set in contemporary times? If you said Sherlock you’re wrong. It’s actually Elementary. I’ll go into reasons for why it is the better of the two soon,… Continue reading