EMBROIDERY may well be a lost craft in some people's minds but the centuries-old way of enhancing textiles has been used to fantastic effect on the Games Of Thrones tapestry on show at the Ulster Museum in Belfast.
Poldark – Complete Series Three (Cert 12, 540 mins, ITV Studios Global Entertainment, available now on Amazon Prime/BBC iPlayer and other download and streaming services, available from August 14 on DVD £24.
THIS excellent American drama about the exploits of a group of programmers and entrepreneurs through the evolution of the computer industry starts its fourth and final series this Sunday on Amazon Prime Video.
MARVEL'S THE DEFENDERS (8 episodes, starts streaming from August 18 exclusively on Netflix, Action/Fantasy/Drama/Romance) Four action-packed series created for Netflix – Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist – intersect in this big-budget eight-part mini-series, which continues to expand and enrich the Marvel Comics Cinematic Universe.
Cars 3: Driven to Win (Multi) By: Warner DESPITE the original’s lukewarm reception, a merchandising juggernaut ensured Pixar's terrifying vision of self-aware, emotional jalopies got a third spin on the cinematic track this week.
THE latest Stephen King TV adaptation began screening in the US this week: Mr Mercedes stars Brendan Gleeson as retired detective Bill Hodges, an ex-cop who never got over one particularly gruesome unsolved case involving multiple murder by speeding Mercedes-Benz.
THE ZOOKEEPER'S WIFE (Cert 12, 127 mins, Universal Pictures (UK) Ltd, Drama/War/Romance, available from today on Amazon Video/BT TV Store/iTunes/Sky Store/TalkTalk TV Store and other download and streaming services, available from August 28 on DVD #19.