Monthly Archives: May 2016

Thoughts While Watching GoT’s 6×06 ‘Blood of my Blood’

GoT 6x06 Tarly dinner

Guys, guys, guys… no one died! Continue reading

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MCM Comic Con London May 2016

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Comic Con, once more. It seems like I’ve out-grown its craziness, because this year I felt more relaxed as I walked through the halls of the Excel Centre –although I still had a few moments in which I wanted to gruesomely murder some people who pushed me, hit me with their tails or poked me with their horns. Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×13 Review: Change of Time

MdT Julian Alonso Maite Elena

Javier Olivares will never cease to amaze me. Just when I thought this second season couldn’t get any better, he has offered us a finale that made me laugh and cry in equal shares. But let’s get to it. Continue reading

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Thoughts While Watching GoT’s 6×05 ‘The Door’

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I knew it had been too long since a likeable character last died… Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×12 Review: Till Time Do Us Part

MdT wedding Fadrique

Who doesn’t love weddings? Everyone is happy, people get drunk, some more than others embarrass themselves in front of the guests, and 13th century knights arrive looking for their bride willing to kill everyone on their way. Weddings, am I right? Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×11 Review: Time of the Occult

MdT Lombardi Salvador

It’s been a while since we had an episode of pure comedy (the one with Napoleon and the monastery), but this time, El Ministerio del Tiempo has given us another jewel. Continue reading

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Thoughts While Watching GoT’s 6×03 ‘Oathbreaker’

GoT 6x03 Ned Stark Tower of Joy

The one where lots of people break oaths. Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×10 Review: Separated by Time

MdT 2x10 1912

Oh, don’t I love it when parallel stories converge. On this occasion, El Ministerio del Tiempo gave us three stories that ended up having something in common: Las Sinsombrero (the women from the Generation of ’27), the stolen children in the 1980s, and the vampire of the Raval. Continue reading

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The Birth of an Icon

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Happy birthday, Audrey! (May 4, 1929). Continue reading

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Thoughts While Watching GoT’s 6×02 ‘Home’

GoT 2x06 Davos Longclaw

-Opening credits again with Kit, ahem. Continue reading

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