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[Review] Borgia: Faith & Fear ~ Season 2 Episode 1: "The Time Of Sweet Desires"

I’m sure you will all remember my review of Borgia: Faith & Fear’s first season and that I was rather impressed with it. I found it much more riveting, and much more accurate than the equivalent Showtime series “The Borgias”. … Continue reading

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Review: The Borgias ~ Siblings ~ And A Bit Of MythBusting

It seems that after Showtime aired the third episode of The Borgias Season 3 that this blog has had quite a few hits searching for things like “were the Borgias really incestuous?” and even odder requests searching for members of … Continue reading

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Review: Da Vinci’s Demons Episode 2 ~ The Serpent

This morning I sat myself down to watch episode 2 of Da Vinci’s Demons, a feeling of excitement brewing in me. Last week’s episode was thoroughly enjoyable, so I couldn’t wait to get my teeth into this one. As I … Continue reading

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Review: Da Vinci’s Demons Episode 1 ~ The Hanged Man

Having long been a fan of Leonardo Da Vinci (sometimes bordering on fangirlism – I’m not sorry for it), I may have gotten a little excited when I heard that Starz were doing a series on the great man himself. … Continue reading

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The Borgias – Season 3, Episode 1: The Face of Death

Caterina Sforza – Gina McKee I’m going to be honest here and say then when I heard what the plans were for The Borgias, Season 3; I was a little loathe to even start watching it. And I’m still loathe … Continue reading

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