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Laurence Caromba

Laurence Caromba

    Remember Lesotho?
    Remember Lesotho?
    Rural life – its joy, its sorrow, its contradiction – finds new expression in a poignant tale of the kingdom.
    The politics of 'Game of Thrones' season four
    The politics of 'Game of Thrones' season four
    Beneath the veneer of dragons, incest and glamour, the new season of "Game of Thrones" conveys a vision of how politics works.
    'Doccie' achieves its mission
    'Doccie' achieves its mission
    It’s not in the same league as Gravity but the plot pulls you in and the audience gets to feel what space travel is like.
    Hägar was horrible
    Hägar was horrible
    A hard look at the Vikings dispels the stereotypes and reveals very little that appeals to us today.
    Studios with a licence to sequel
    Studios with a licence to sequel
    The financial risk of ?movies has become so high, the industry has ?resorted to serialising, with dire consequences.
    'True Detective' looks at our darker nature
    'True Detective' looks at our darker nature
    "True Detective," starring Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, may just be this year's best new series.
    Think outside the boring TV box
    Think outside the boring TV box
    Great non-American TV shows and the advent of streaming services mean there is no reason to stick to what you know.
    TV : Take the rough with the sleuth
    TV : Take the rough with the sleuth
    James Spader's comic-book supervillain saves this television series from being just another procedural crime drama.
    Row, row, row on boats, bickering on screen
    Row, row, row on boats, bickering on screen
    Below Deck, a new series starting on M-Net Series Reality.
    The 1980s want their cops back
    The 1980s want their cops back
    King & Maxwell is so ?old-fashioned it proves how the rest of the genre has progressed.
    Geek out on nerdish ?reality show
    Geek out on nerdish ?reality show
    Contestants grapple with ridiculously demanding tasks — like shooting down a missile in mid-air.