Viv Mah
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Viv Mah

Viv Mah's quite likely far too invested in theatre, film and TV. Currently she studies Journalism at RMIT and has also written for Signal Express, Australian Stage Online, Buzzcuts and Battle Royale with Cheese. She also has a terrible penchant for overanalysis and waxing poetic about cool one-liners.

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Viv Mah reviews the thirteenth and final episode of Almost Human, “Straw Man”.

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Viv Mah reviews the twelfth episode of Almost Human, “Beholder”.

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Viv Mah reviews the eleventh episode of Almost Human, “Disrupt.”

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Viv Mah reviews the tenth episode of Almost Human, “Perception”.

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Following it’s three week hiatus, Viv Mah reviews the ninth episode of Almost Human, “Unbound”.

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Viv Mah recaps the eight episisode of Almost Human, “You Are Here”.

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Disclaimer: It’s been a busy few weeks. New Year’s chewed me up and spat me out, with less enthusiasm for the year than what I started with. And you know what bucks weary spirits? Seeing J.H. Wyman contemplate the spirit of an android — a creature far less in touch

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Post sex-doll episode, the appearance of marginalised groups in Almost Human has been minor to nil. Yet tonight’s episode places us squarely at the heart of one of America’s greatest crises; medical aid. With doctors now replaced by holograms, either to prevent themselves from being infected by the dull-eyed patients

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Disclaimer: I’ve suffered flooding issues in my house as of late, and haven’t had access to a computer/the internet for some time. That said, public libraries + their decent wi-fis are excellent. So without further ado – Round number four. We open with an impressively sleek, slick, series of shots featuring

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Let’s be quite, quite honest. Paranormal Activity’s long outstayed it’s welcome. The first film, released in 2007, was a refreshing, if not familiar take on found-footage horror flick, which received a notable 83% on Rotten Tomatoes and took in over $200 mil at the box office. In comparison, the three

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First things first: I’m having real issues with this high-tech music blaring through any and every scene. Look, I don’t mean to flog a dead horse, but that’s precisely what Almost Human is doing with their eerie-kooky techno beats. We’ve long past the point where instrumental stings and the low patter

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Most bedroom opening scenes that feature the protagonist have them sweaty, yes, and swatting at alarm clocks, yes, but rarely with a leg missing. Then again, conventional’s not what Almost Human‘s playing for. We open with the slow-paced, devil-may-care montage of Kennex going about his daily routine, post leg-maintenance. Say

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WARNING: SPOILERS FOLLOW. Fifty years. Half a century. In dog years, Doctor Who‘s been around for half as long as the current incarnation. Scratch that calculation; my math’s no good. Nor for that matter, is Steven Moffat particularly good with physics. But humdrum matters such as  logic  and physics have no

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