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It's not quite over! LocateTV life extended

by on March 15th 2016 at 3:49 pm

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You may have read our post A Sad Announcement from LocateTV where we reported the closing of LocateTV on 16 March 2016.   Due to the outpouring of responses, we have decided to extend the life of LocateTV until 4 April 2016 and give our loyal users time to take note of their My Picks and find a suitable replacement service. Sadly this is only an extension and the site will still be shut down after this date.   Once again, we would like to thank our users and supporters!      

A Sad Announcement from LocateTV

by on February 25th 2016 at 11:24 am

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  It is with great sadness that we announce the closing of LocateTV.   The website will be shut down on 16 March 2016, with registered users no longer able to access shortlists, My Picks or receive weekly digest emails.   Born from a desire to find the new and the niche in telly, LocateTV grew from the tombstones of old to the wonderfully rich site it is today, with the unique ability to connect you with the TV you want to watch always at the heart of our mission.   We are heartbroken that after just over seven glorious… read more »

Chic Spy Day... A countdown of the very best

by on October 1st 2015 at 5:24 pm

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I don't know about you, but I've always had a thing for a man in a suit/tuxedo. And if he can kick ass whilst in said attire? Even better. It's a cliche, sure, but I just like to call it a classic girl crush! As a big spy film lover, and in aid of International Chic Spy Day (yes it's a real day celebrated on October 5th), I have rounded up a little countdown of the best-dressed onscreen spies... please weigh in (comment) if you think I've missed anyone awesome!   Evelyn Salt - SALT (Angelina Jolie)    Ethan Hunt… read more »

Weekend Movie Releases - Friday October 2

by on October 1st 2015 at 5:04 pm

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This week sees the release of Matt Damon's highly anticipated sci-fi adventure film The Martian, which is expected to take the box office by storm. The Martian is available on either side of the water for both our UK and US audiences. Michael Fassbender also returns to the screen in his adaptation of William Shakespeare's Macbeth. This is only released in the UK but will soon hit the states in December. Take a look at some of the other releases below and catch a movie this weekend.   Out in the UK & US   The Martian Astronaut Mark Watney… read more »

National Comic Book Day - 25 September 2015

by on September 25th 2015 at 12:09 pm

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I have to admit, I've never read a comic book in my life. And before you all shout at me, hear me out. I grew up in a society where girls weren't supposed to read comic books ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ I wasn't even exposed to that culture. I am a massive fan of action movies however, especially the ones derived from comic books. I'm talking Marvel. DC. Actually, why limit my love to movies? The TV shows around this genre are just as worthy of a mention. To celebrate this fine day, I have listed my top 5 comic-book-esque favourites.