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Oliver Jackson-Cohen

 Lark Rise to Candleford (2008) Rated TV-PG An adaptation of Flora Thompson’s autobiographical novel “Lark Rise To Candleford”, set in 19 century Oxfordshire, in which a young girl moves to the local market town to begin an apprenticeship as a … Continue reading

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Mr. Selfridge (PBS) Rated PG

Based on the real-life story of the American founder of London’s department store, Selfridge’s. Based on the book, Shopping, Seduction & Mr Selfridge by Lindy Woodhead. Starring Ron Cook, Jeremy Piven, Tom Goodman-Hill. A brilliantly executed show, I was pleasantly … Continue reading

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American Odyssey (NBC) Rated TV-14

A stranded female American soldier, an attorney, and a political activist are pulled into a military conspiracy. Starring Anna Friel, Peter Facinelli, Jake Robinson, Omar Ghazaoui, Nate Mooney, Daniella Pineda Having just seen this I don’t know what to think … Continue reading

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The Paradise (PBS) Rated NR

Set in 1875, The Paradise is the first English department store. We follow Denise Lovett as she moves from small town to city life among the hustle and bustle of the store, it’s owner and employees. Based on Émile Zola’s novel … Continue reading

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