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NFB Watches Wrestling #76: Smackdown (16/05/2002)

Save us blue brand! It’s the 16th of May (filmed on the 14th) 2002 and we’re in the Molson Centre of Montreal, Canada for episode #144 of WWE Smackdown! Your main event tonight: yet another “Slap two single feuds together” … Continue reading

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NFB Re-Watches Battlestar Galactica Season Two: “Lay Down Your Burdens (Part Two)”

Air Date: 10/03/2006 Director: Michael Rymer Writers: Anne Cofell Saunders & Mark Verheiden Synopsis: The Fleet goes to the polls with the election on a knife edge, enough that one camp attempts under-handed means to secure a win. The Cylons … Continue reading

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NFB Listens To Number Ones: “One Dance” – Drake (feat. Wizkid & Kyla)

I’ve thought long and hard about it, and I’m still not entirely sure how I feel about “One Dance”. This one is…entrancing I suppose? It’s the kind of song that you will never really forget once you have heard it, … Continue reading

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Review: Schumacher

Schumacher Trailer For over a decade, one name was synonymous with the very heights of motorsport: Michael Schumacher. From inauspicious beginnings in German kart racing all the way to his monumental run in Formula 1, Schumacher was a major, and … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #75: Raw (13/05/2002)

It’s the go-home for Judgement Day, yay! It’s the 13th May 2002 and we’re in the Air Canada Centre of Ontario, Canada for episode #468 of WWE Raw! Your main event tonight: Steve Austin takes on a mystery opponent in … Continue reading

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NFB Re-Watches Battlestar Galactica Season Two: “Lay Down Your Burdens (Part One)”

Air Date: 03/03/2006 Director: Michael Rymer Writer: Ronald D. Moore Synopsis: The discovery of a habitable planet becomes the dominant issue of the imminent Presidential election, with a trailing Baltar proposing immediate colonisation. Starbuck launches a mission to Caprica in … Continue reading

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NFB Listens To Number Ones: “China In Your Hand” – T’Pau

It’s probably a sign of how little I know about T’Pau – and yes, that is a Star Trek reference – that I thought I hadn’t heard this song when the RNG popped up with it. But of course I … Continue reading

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Review: The Green Knight

The Green Knight Trailer Young Gawain (Dev Patel), nephew of King Arthur (Sean Harris), desires the opportunity to prove himself to his uncle, and eagerly accepts the challenge of a menacing stranger that enters Camelot one evening: the Green Knight … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #74: Smackdown (09/05/2002)

The WWE era rolls on! It’s the 9th of May 2002 (filmed on the 7th) and we’re in the Harbor Yard Arena of Bridgeport, Connecticut for episode #143 of WWE Smackdown! Your main event tonight: Chris Jericho and Kurt Angle … Continue reading

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NFB Re-Watches Battlestar Galactica Season Two: “Downloaded”

Air Date: 24/02/2006 Director: Jeff Woolnough Writer: Bradley Thompson & David Weddle Synopsis: On Caprica, the Six who seduced Baltar is asked to intervene with another Cylon infiltrator who refuses to accept their true nature: the resurrected Boomer. In the … Continue reading

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