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No Time To Die (2021) 2-Disc Collector’s Edition (DVD review).

January 15, 2022 | By | Reply More
No Time To Die (2021) 2-Disc Collector’s Edition (DVD review).

Strictly speaking, the latest James Bond film, ‘No Time To Die’ should be dated 2020 rather than 2021, so I’ve watched the film end of December and the extras in January. I haven’t been waiting for it to appear in the cinema but a home release. At 2 hours 43 minutes, it also stands as […]

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Raised By Wolves: scifi TV series, season 2 (trailer).

January 14, 2022 | By | Reply More
Raised By Wolves: scifi TV series, season 2 (trailer).

Mother (Amanda Collin) and Father (Abubakar Salim), together with their brood of six human children, join a newly founded atheistic colony in Kepler 22 b’s unknown tropical zone in season two of Raised By Wolves. But navigating this odd new society is just the beginning of their difficulties, as Mother’s “natural child” threatens to wipe […]

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UFO Comic Anthology Volume One (book review).

January 14, 2022 | By | Reply More
UFO Comic Anthology Volume One (book review).

I’ve been waiting for a long time to see the ‘UFO’ cartoon strips from the 1971 ‘Countdown’ comic again. As is pointed out in the introduction, unlike Century 21’s other TV series, ‘UFO’ wasn’t shown simultaneously across the country. For me, Westward TV had it a year before HTV which was one of the last […]

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A Deadly Education by Naomi Novik (book review).

January 14, 2022 | By | Reply More
A Deadly Education by Naomi Novik (book review).

There have always been school stories. Most of us have read them at some point. Post-war there was ‘Billy Bunter of Greyfriars’ and the ‘Chalet Girls’ books. More recently, the ‘Harry Potter’ books are the most wildly known of the fantasy schools, though there are many others such as the college in Rachel Caine’s ‘Morganville […]

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Bigbug (new Netflix comedy-scifi film: trailer).

January 13, 2022 | By | Reply More
Bigbug (new Netflix comedy-scifi film: trailer).

Here’s the trailer for an interesting-looking Netflix science fiction film called Bigbug. French w/English subtitles from the Amélie movie bod. When their well-intentioned home robots lock them in for their own protection due to an android revolt in the future, a group of squabbling suburbanites finds themselves stranded together and having to survive a little […]

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Scream: horror movie review, by Mark Kermode (video).

January 11, 2022 | By | Reply More
Scream: horror movie review, by Mark Kermode (video).

Horror flick Scream is reviewed by our man of many movies, Mark Kermode. A new Ghostface assassin arises twenty-five years after the initial Woodsboro murders, enticing Sidney Prescott back to learn the truth.

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Kimi (HBO science fiction film: trailer)

January 11, 2022 | By | Reply More
Kimi (HBO science fiction film: trailer)

Steven Soderbergh directs Kimi, a dark near-future sci-fi thriller written and produced by David Koepp. Rita Wilson and Zoe Kravitz feature in the film. On February 10th, 2022, Kimi will stream on HBO Max. When an agoraphobic mind-interface dream-interpreter uncovers video proof of a violent crime in a surveillance-heavy future, she faces fierce opposition from her corporate masters […]

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Joe Madureira’s X-Men: a comic-book retrospective (video).

January 11, 2022 | By | Reply More
Joe Madureira’s X-Men: a comic-book retrospective (video).

Bryan Lee O’Malley sits down with Ed and Jim to investigate Joe Madureira’s tenure on the X-Men comic-book series. In 1994, Madureira took over as the regular penciler on Uncanny X-Men. During the “Age of Apocalypse” storyline, all X-Men titles were renamed, and Madureira illustrated the four-issue miniseries Astonishing X-Men, Vol. 1 to replace Uncanny […]

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Scream (horror film: final trailer).

January 11, 2022 | By | Reply More
Scream (horror film: final trailer).

Scream returns and a new murderer appears twenty-five years after the initial series of killings in Woodsboro, and Sidney Prescott must return to find the truth. Neve Campbell and Courteney Cox star in this horror film, which will be released in theatres on January 14th, 2022. 

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All of Us Are Dead (Netflix South Korean horror movie: trailer).

January 10, 2022 | By | Reply More
All of Us Are Dead (Netflix South Korean horror movie: trailer).

Here’s the trailer for a new South Korean horror movie landing on Netflix (January 28th 2022), All of Us Are Dead. A high school is turned into the epicentre of a zombie virus epidemic. Students who have been trapped must battle their way out – or risk becoming one of the rabid infected. School’s out […]

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