Martin Zeller-Jacques
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Martin Zeller-Jacques is a film and television researcher and freelance media commentator based in the North of England.

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Blogs // 6 Articles
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'The Inbetweeners' Season Premiere | 17 Jun 2011 // 6:50 AM

Lack of reason is rampant in The Inbetweeners. It presents adolescence is a carnivalesque time, ungoverned by the rules of propriety or even self-preservation.

'X-Men: First Class': Being Like Us | 2 Jun 2011 // 11:35 PM

While X-Men: First Class does deliver spectacle when it needs to, it never forgets that while we dream of being like its mutants, they are dreaming of being like us.

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The Government Shutdown: Only on Television | 25 Apr 2011 // 1:00 AM

President Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid managed to negotiate a compromise with the Republicans just two hours before a shutdown would have occurred. President Obama didn't have it as easy as The West Wing's Jed Bartlet.

Wonders of the Universe: Music to Watch Stars By | 19 Apr 2011 // 4:15 AM

The key to the success of pop-star turned physicist Professor Brian Cox's shows is in their titles: Wonder. Each episode is replete with stunning nature photography shot in some of the grandest locations on Earth.

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