A fascinating, up-close look at three separate penguin colonies’ struggle to survive that uses life-sized “spycameras” to get right into the birds’ inner circle.
This British mystery mini-series has an interesting concept and strong cast, but stumbles on its execution.
This cloak and dagger mini-series from the BBC set in the years leading up to World War II is richly filmed, but poorly executed.
The BBC wraps up their hit sword & sorcery series based on the King Arthur mythology with a satisfying conclusion in this fifth season of Merlin.
The BBC’s new period crime drama, Ripper Street, is a riveting journey back in time to the streets of East London after Jack the Ripper’s murderous spree.
Roman Polanski’s lavish adaptation of the Thomas Hardy tragedy, Tess of the d’Urbervilles, comes to Blu-ray from the BFI in a solid HD effort.
Bond is back and better than ever in this glamorous, action-filled adventure that fulfills the promise set by Casino Royale.
The fourth season of the BBC’s original supernatural “dramedy” Being Human is a bit of a disappointment that tries its best to rekindle the magic of seasons past, but never quite gets there.
The third season of Downton Abbey is another strong, purely addictive, delightful series of episodes.
Call the Midwife is a charming, sentimental, and heartfelt look at post-war Britain.