Shiny Shelf
By Eddie Robson on 07 November 2011 3 COMMENTS

After the second episode of the second series of Downton Abbey, some viewers complained that the show was moving too quickly. The narrative jumped five months, going from November 1916 to April 1917, and many were wrong-footed by the rush of time. Yet people seemed to think this was somehow different from the first series. [...]

By Mags L Halliday on 06 October 2010 Comments Off

‘Downton Abbey’ is haunted by the past. Not within the drama, but at a meta level.