Monthly Archives: February 2012

Sports Documentaries: Fire in Babylon/Senna

I’ve recently watched two major sports documentaries that were both out in cinemas last year and that have both received high critical acclaim. On Saturday night, I watched Senna (dir. Asif Kapadia) on DVD. On Monday night, I watched Fire … Continue reading

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Who Dares Wins (25 Feb 2012)

Another week and another episode of the Nick Knowles-fronted National Lottery game show with the lists. Some interesting questions this week – quite original – and some high numbers. 25 February 2012 1. Words in John Lennon’s “Imagine” Any word … Continue reading

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Inside Men: Conclusion

He robbed his own cash-counting facility because he hated himself so much? Inside Men, the four-part BBC1 drama about three insiders involved in a heist of the cash-counting facility where they work, has now concluded. All in all, it was … Continue reading

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Who Dares Wins (18 Feb 2012)

Another week, another episode of Who Dares Wins. Previously, the champions won £25,000. And it’s the same champions who play both money lists in this show. 18 February 2012 1. 50 Wealthiest British People in the Music Business According to … Continue reading

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Strictly Soulmates (Muslims and Jews)

I wrote about the Christian and Hindu episodes so want to give an update on the Muslim and Jewish episodes of this docu-dating show narrated by Scott Mills. Unfortunately, neither warrant any amusing screen-caps; the Jewish one in particular was … Continue reading

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Inside Men (Episodes 2 & 3)

The robbery of the cash-counting facility is done in September and now we’re dealing with the aftermath (and build up)… I wrote about the first episode of the Thursday night BBC1 drama Inside Men here and was quite impressed. The … Continue reading

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Who Dares Wins (11 Feb 2012)

The game show with the lists… Back after a week’s break because of the rugby, Who Dares Wins may slowly be getting back on track. The “champions” keep on changing, but the final team actually “dared” and “won”. Previously on … Continue reading

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