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Essential Star Wars: The Clone Wars Episodes for Fans of the Franchise

One of my friends is a massive Star Wars fan, like myself, and though I’ve managed to make him start watching Rebels (which he loved) and he knows Legends well, he has never seen the Clone Wars. The Clone Wars TV show (and the TV film that acts as a first episode) is clearly aimed… Continue reading Essential Star Wars: The Clone Wars Episodes for Fans of the Franchise

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Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Action or Drama – YOU decide

Guest post by Mumina Akthar In the comfort of my room, books and TV shows have always provided me with my own mini haven. I would label myself a TV series addict. I watch a lot and always have. I follow a series through to the very end even if it gets dreary (too loyal).… Continue reading Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Action or Drama – YOU decide

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Game of Thrones, Plot Armour and a Few Predictions

I think it should go without saying, but spoilers for all seasons of Game of Thrones (up to season 6) and intense theorising on who isn’t going to die is coming up! So if you don’t want to know, it’s time to close this tab and return to blissful ignorance. First let me start with… Continue reading Game of Thrones, Plot Armour and a Few Predictions

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Something Different To Watch: K-Dramas

This year I’ve taken a slight detour from the usual American TV shows that I watch such as the Vampire Diaries and the Originals and tried something different: Asian dramas (specifically K- and C-dramas). What I discovered was a difference in conveying emotions in the show, these Asian dramas have a knack for making the… Continue reading Something Different To Watch: K-Dramas

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Shows to Watch to Fill the Void Now This Season of Game of Thrones Is Over

Season 6 of Game of Thrones went out with a bang (or multiple deaths as usual), yet we just can’t get enough of the self-torture of watching our favourite characters die. Game of Thrones offers everything; strong characters, beautiful costumes and an intricate plot laced with betrayal. Now that it’s over, how are we supposed… Continue reading Shows to Watch to Fill the Void Now This Season of Game of Thrones Is Over

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Cliches: Expectations vs Reality

These are some of the cliches that have appeared in stories and films over the years. Today, we’re going to compare what it would be like as depicted in the fictional story, and how that would translate to the real world. Falling… onto your lips This is quite prominent in Korean Dramas, when two people… Continue reading Cliches: Expectations vs Reality