The pleasure of the marathon re-wind

www.guardian.co.uk/tv-and-radio/2011/mar/06/mark-lawson-sky-atlantic-rewind-television

Interesting piece here from The Guardian about the pleasure of watching marathon re-runs:

"…So the phenomenon of completism in TV is partly a response to being finally able to reflect on a story from its end. The other fascination of returning to the pilot or premiere after watching the finale, though, is that it reverses the way in which a drama normally works."

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