It would be wrong to say British film hasn’t dealt with the countryside, but it certainly hasn’t dealt with it in any depth. For the first half-century or so of British cinema it might as well have been a painted backdrop, just some pretty, quintessentially
We all suspected after countless hints, particularly in this season that the next Doctor could be a woman and all our hopes and dreams, have come true. Jodie Whittaker will be the Thirteenth Doctor, the first female to play the role in the shows 50+
A study has found that cells constantly remix their genes. Cue the scratches.
We’ve got a smorgasbord of strangeness this week with the Jeremy Corbyn colouring book, Anthony Burgess on pornography, DILF romances and eating books (literally). We also take a look at twenty allegedly helpful advisory tweets for writers that have been compiled into a “helpful” list.
We head into strange territory this week as Canada finally makes it legal to publish crime in comics. Sony offer “clean” versions of films that don’t need cleaning, and someone at an unnamed firm had a terrible idea for San Diego ComicCon involving women and
This week all of your questions will be answered. What films did Aidan and Ryan enjoy at the Edinburgh Film Festival? Who is the nicest carjacker? Which Clint Eastwood film is a secret remake of a dodgy ITV sitcom? That last one has some context
It’s that time of the year again. People are converging on a famous stadium in Newcastle wearing the costumes of their heroes. There’s a tense atmosphere in the air as everyone waits for the action to start, but this is no game of football because
So DC may be jumping on the slightly violent TV bandwagon with a possible Deathstroke series and Wizardworld announce their first inductee into their comic-book Hall of Legends. To say we disagree with their choice is kind of an understatement. Our featured comics are Valerian:
It would probably be impossible to make a genuinely anti-American film; as with rock and roll, the USA has contributed so much to the history of the art form that any political stance has to be tempered by the sheer cultural debt. Mike Figgis’s debut
It feels like the amount of Anime is limitless, but you can own some of your favourites on DVD and Blu-Ray. Compiled is a list of upcoming series that you’ll soon be able to add to your collections. Please Note: These are not the final