Ben Pobjie Let's just state the obvious, the Brownlow is really all about the frocks.
Ben Pobjie The Goonies (GO! 8pm) was a major cultural milestone for children of my generation. At least, that's what I've heard: personally, I didn't see it till I was in my 30s and had several years before...
Ben Pobjie ''There are thousands of passionate home hairstylists all over Britain,'' says the voice-over at the beginning of Hair (ABC2, 8.25pm), which came as a bit of a shock to me.
Ben Pobjie I've not critiqued The Bold and The Beautiful (SC10, 4.30pm) before: not because I have any doubt as to its status as a major cultural touchstone of our age, but because, so far out of prime time,...
Ben Pobjie I've not critiqued The Bold and The Beautiful (Ten, 4.30pm) before: not because I have any doubt as to its status as a major cultural touchstone of our age, but because, so far out of prime time,...
Ben Pobjie If I were an uncharitable soul, I might suggest the title Friends With Better Lives is mainly applicable to those friends who haven't yet seen the show.
Ben Pobjie Look, Daniel and Ryan, we get it, OK? Your goal in The Amazing Race Australia (Seven, 8.40pm) is to have fun.
Ben Pobjie Look, you know and I know that Friday night is all about footy, but occasionally one must provide some kind of alternative.
Ben Pobjie Thursday marks the final episode of The Dreamhouse (ABC1, 9.30pm), so it's not too late to hop on board this most uplifting of trains.
Ben Pobjie No ordinary op shop, this is the kind of place Ed Begley Jr's wife goes to hawk her jewellery when times get tough.
Ben Pobjie It's one of the most delicate dilemmas faced by television producers today: how upmarket should your reality pawnshop series be? Do you go classy-scholarly like Pawn Stars, or do you go...
Ben Pobjie Winners & Losers is a testament to the strength and magnetism of its women, both fictional and thespian.
Ben Pobjie Whether you love or hate Big Brother depends a lot on your feelings about average people, psychological torture, and pointless tasks.
Ben Pobjie Is there anything more beautiful than two enormous men running as fast as they can into each other? If you answered ''yes'', you will be relatively uninterested in the elegant brutality on display on...
Ben Pobjie In the normal world, when you know your boyfriend has been pashing other women, you throw his clothes out on the lawn.
Ben Pobjie It's surprising more movies don't get turned into television shows.
Ben Pobjie As a television critic, I am naturally extremely interested in the apocalypse, so Life After People (7Two, 11.
Ben Pobjie It's one of the great aphorisms of television: when things are getting a little monotonous, bring in a tornado.
Ben Pobjie To the true connoisseur of sporting intrigue and athletic drama, the week before the finals may provide more excitement than the finals themselves.
Ben Pobjie The simple fact is this: television is the only reliable way to determine pecking orders.