I rang in the New Year as any good nerd should, by sitting on my couch and watching the third installment of the hit BBC crime drama Sherlock. Seven months later, BBC One rocked the world by announcing via Twitter that Sherlock’s hiatus after Season 3 wouldn’t be quite as long as the gaps between … Continue reading A Study in Standings: Ranking the ‘Sherlock’ episodes
For all those who consider themselves “Sherlocked,” I’m sure you must be bursting with excitement for the newest season of BBC’s Sherlock coming New Year’s Day, Jan. 1, 2014. I know the wait has been tiresome and seemingly endless but the highly anticipated premiere will arrive in just a few days. Season 3 is so … Continue reading The Top 4 Questions ‘Sherlock’ Season 3 Needs to Answer
It is no secret that I have a fondness for BBC’s Sherlock. When we decided to start a new series of articles called A Show in 10 Gifs of Less, where we try to sum up an entire television show using a few Gifs, I knew right away I wanted do Sherlock (consider that a double entendre … Continue reading 10 Gifs or Less: A tale of ‘Sherlock’
To say that the reinvented Sherlock series, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, has taken the world by storm is an understatement. Fans around the world are waiting with bated breath for series three and filling the Sherlock void by planning meet-ups and conventions in the meantime! An ambitious Sherlock fan in Australia named Rebekah … Continue reading A Look at Melbourne’s Very First Sherlock Convention!
It’s been two years since I spent a semester abroad in England, and I miss it every day. Like an ever increasing number of Americans (and other nationalities), I am afflicted with Anglophilia. Okay, maybe afflicted isn’t the best word. It’s not like Anglophilia’s a disease or anything, just a perfectly healthy interest in England … Continue reading Signs You Might Be an Anglophile
With Doctor Who set to premiere soon in the US and abroad, it’s time to start getting excited! And boy, does Season 9 sound like one to be excited about. Peter Capaldi proved himself enormously capable of filling the Doctor’s role, leading to a memorable eighth season, and he’s obviously back this year. Though it … Continue reading 5 Reasons to look forward to ‘Doctor Who’ Season 9
I love a good mystery, and I don’t think I’m alone in that – just ask fans of Veronica Mars, Columbo or Sherlock. And based off the popularity of the million and seven versions of CSI currently on the air, people are more than a little intrigued at the prospect of solving a case using … Continue reading Book Review: ‘Nearly Found’ by Elle Cosimano
Here at The Daily Quirk we don’t just write about television- we watch it too… and lots of it! Check back each month to find out which shows have us laughing, crying and glued to our screens!
The early 2000s saw a huge boost in superhero movies, and among this early set was the nearly universally-panned film Fantastic Four (2005). Now, although I was only 14 when the movie came out, I’d like to think my movie taste wasn’t terrible, and I liked the movie so there must have been a special … Continue reading Flame On! The ‘Fantastic Four’ Rise from the Ashes
To be honest, I didn’t grow up reading comic books or keep track of the latest superhero creation. They were never of any interest to me — until now. Is it just me, or does anyone else notice there are way more shows based on a superhero than ever before? If it isn’t a TV … Continue reading Why You Should Be Watching ‘The Flash’!
My first reaction to the news that a BBC-themed amusement park is in the works was pure, unadulterated excitement. My second reaction was to try and figure out exactly how much money I would need to visit the park in its proposed location of Kent, England. The answer is probably too much for a person … Continue reading Top ride ideas for the new BBC-themed amusement park
Our favorite spy is back in action. Sony Pictures Entertainment recently announced that Daniel Craig is returning as James Bond in Spectre, set to release in late 2015. Previous cast members Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris, Ben Wishaw and Rory Kinnear are also returning for the next film. Joining the cast for the first time are … Continue reading What’s in Store for the New ‘Bond’ Film
Pop culture lovers know how tiresome it is to see reality stars and pop princesses rise to fame as their ridiculous antics and drama are splashed across the tabloids. The media eats it up, and who can blame them? The attention-seekers of the celebrity world certainly make for good gossip. The problem with that, though, … Continue reading 5 Celebs who don’t need crazy headlines to keep their names in lights!
The first day of geeky goodness kicked off with a bang, or should I say Cumberbang! San Diego Comic-Con opened its doors to over one hundred thousand people on Thursday, hoping to catch a glimpse of their favorite superheroes, doctors and time travelers and The Daily Quirk was on hand to bring you the highlights of the Penguins of … Continue reading Benedict Cumberbatch made his Comic-Con Debut with ‘Penguins of Madagascar’