King gives us a most human portrayal of a man who changed society and it was one of the most powerful mini-series to come along in many years.
Death Comes to Pemberley is an enjoyable adaptation of the P.D. James bestselling novel, a continuation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice.
The World Wars gives an abbreviated and imperfect account of the bloody conflicts that gripped the first half of the twentieth century.
A middling remake of the classic thriller, the Rosemary’s Baby miniseries is elevated by a strong performance from Zoe Saldana
Go inside the world of tiny creatures and see it from their perspective in the fascinating BBC nature series Hidden Kingdoms on Blu-ray
A splendid journey through this emerging superpower, Brazil with Michael Palin is timed for the current FIFA World Cup tournament.
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey is a captivating series with complex theories made easy, beautiful imagery, and a flawless Blu-ray presentation
A riveting courtroom drama, The Escape Artist is another step forward for actor David Tennant
A magnificent look into the world of birds across five continents, Earthflight makes for good, solid, educational family entertainment.
Big History tries to tie history together in a vast interconnected web, but the series doesn’t give enough time to each subject