The Blake Mysteries review (no spoilers)

“A little advice if I may. You can spend your whole life focusing on the past or you can look forward, be grateful for the people you have and the time you have with them.”

When it was announced last year that the Seven Network had picked up ‘The Doctor Blake Mysteries’ for a series of telemovies the fans rejoiced.

Fast forward to a few months later and due to some off-screen allegations against its lead actor, it meant the show was suddenly in limbo. What would happen to the show and would it be able to move forward without its main character?

If ‘The Blake Mysteries’ is anything to go by, then the answer is yes. Continue reading

Rake DVD

Series Two of Rake comes out on DVD in Australia on 7 November.

Just a mini-review:

  • The second series probably wasn’t at the top quality of the first series, well that was until the second series finale. The finale is one of the best Rake episodes to air and is on par with the standard of Series One. When the episode ends, you straight away will say, “but what happened to ***** and *****?” (and no the asterisks have no meaning as to whom I am referring to)
  • The DVD Extras are a major highlight on the DVD – the Blooper Reel and Behind the Scenes in particular are great.

Episodes Rating: 4 out of 5.

DVD Features: 4.5 out of 5