This series finale of The Syndicate starts with a confession from Mandy, the woman who for the last six weeks has had her abusive husband bound and gagged in the cellar and, if anything, the episode only gets more ridiculous as it goes on.
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Episode five of the The Syndicate’s second series is much like the preceding four – unambitious and frustrating. This week we finally focus on Alan, the alcoholic porter who, last we saw, had gotten himself a looker to hang off of his arm. Now, we learn a more
After previous episodes of The Syndicate have chosen to show us the story of winners before their win, it’s a nice change of pace for episode four to carry on from a point in the present. That present is the exact moment we finished on last week, as Rose more
After quite enjoying last week’s Tom-centric episode of The Syndicate, this week’s decision to focus on benefit-cheating nurse Rose didn’t quite live up to my expectations. While it had some interesting things to say about the individual case-by-case reas more
The second episode of The Syndicate brings us a powerful story of family and identity, and whether the two are mutually exclusive. We follow Tom, who is desperate to start a family with his wife Natalie while all the while searching for his deadbeat dad.
In a time of recession and belt-tightening, it’s no surprise that shows like The Syndicate are being made. The ultimate dream of winning the lottery is one that most people secretly hold, but then there’s that big sweeping statement of ‘be careful what yo more