S08E03 – It’s not old. It’s Retro!

On this episode we decided to take a trip down geek memory lane, and recall some of the high points in entertainment from days gone by. Join us as we get nostalgic and remember when all of this was fields. Reviews – Computer Chess and Hell Comes to

Wings (1927)

Reviewing silent cinema is a difficult task, evaluating something so antiquated with the sensibilities of the modern era requires the creativity to look past the most hackneyed of conventions with the freshness they were first viewed with. Failing that, legacy is always a way into

Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection (Retro Review)

This Klassic set of arcade games was released on PC, PS3 & Xbox 360 in August, 2011 and contains Mortal Kombat, Mortal Kombat 2 and Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3. A port of the three games in their original arcade glory intended to give a major

S08E02 – Disneyfication

Disney have long been a force to be reckoned with in family entertainment, has the game really changed since their merger with Marvel Entertainment and purchase of Lucasfilm, will the company be able to recreate their silver-screen success in videogames, and what could they learn,


Even though people between the ages of 13 and 19 have always existed, the lifestyle of the teenager is commonly believed to have been invented in the 1950s with the popularisation of Rock ‘n Roll. In Matt Wolf’s idiosyncratic documentary and ‘living collage’, Teenage, he

Kiss of the Damned

During the director interview on Eureka’s release of Xan Cassavetes’ kiss of the Damned, the director states that titles like Twilight are children’s films and don’t belong to the great tradition of vampires in cinema. Although that wasn’t the influence behind the film, it’s a

Computer Chess

As discovered on the extras of Computer Chess (Masters of Cinema’s latest release), the film was part financed by Kickstarter. Now it might not sound like much but this is a momentous turn in fate, for a long time websites like Kickstarter (and Indiegogo) have

Announcement: We Need Donations & Writers

Anyone who tuned-in to our first show after the Christmas break may remember a double announcement we made at the end of the show. The first was that we are asking musicians and bands to donate songs that we may be able to use as

Soda Shots: Vienna & Lebanon

Life is stranger than fiction and with the DVD release of 2012 documentary The Lebanese Rocket society; no statement could sum a film up more precisely. This is not a scientific programme by the USA, Japan, China, Russia, France or Germany but a tiny country

S08E01 – Best of 2013

So 2013 has ended, and as is our tradition we celebrate the start of a new year by using the first show of the new series to look back on what was hot, what was not, and whatnot from the previous year. Join us for our