Monthly Archive:: December 2012

24 Dec 2012

Top 30 TV Shows of 2012 : No 16 Southland

Southland was a show I discovered this year after wanting to watch it for a while. It is definitely one of TV’s overlooked dramas right now and that is a real shame because no other cop show
24 Dec 2012

Top 30 TV Shows of 2012 : No 17 Cougar Town

If S2 of Cougar Town showed what the show was capable of, then the much delayed S3 confirmed what I already knew – this show is a keeper. I have no idea how to convince people to
24 Dec 2012

Top 30 TV Shows of 2012 : No 18 Veep

Remakes of British shows rarely go well but after a failed attempt to bring The Thick of It to US screens, HBO struck gold with Veep. It works because it isn’t a remake but more like it takes the spirit of Malcolm Tucker and Co
23 Dec 2012

Top 30 TV Shows of 2012 : No 19 Alphas

The end of Season 1 promised great things from Alphas and Season 2 mostly delivered. The descent of Doctor Rosen from mild mannered leader of the group to man who would do anything to stop Stanton Parish was well handled
23 Dec 2012

Top 30 TV Shows of 2012 : No 20 Doctor Who

Doctor Who is quite low on my list this year, having only 5 episodes hasn’t helped but mostly I think the problem with S7.1 is that it came across as quite tired and predictable. Mostly its because we all