Movies

Reclaiming The Matrix

Cloud Atlas is one my all time favorite movies.  It’s up there with Blade Runner, The Fountain, Empire Strikes Back and Chasing Amy.  And it is from this affection that my expectations for Sense 8 were simply too high.  I abandoned it before a friend (thanks Tess) convinced me to give it another go with […]

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Nick Fury’s Whereabouts and More CIVIL WAR Press Conference Highlights

Today I was lucky enough to attend the Captain America: Civil War press conference with the entire cast, bar Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Don Cheadle and Scarlett Johansson. Yours truly didn’t manage to throw in a question however plenty of interesting ones were asked, my favourite being the actors’ little discussion at the end about the […]

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A Bunch of STAR WARS EPISODE VIII Predictions For ‘Ya

As a writer, one of my favourite things to do is create my own plots for upcoming movies – basically, write fan-fic. It’s fun to work with characters and environments that you’re already in love with, and it poses a creative challenge to predict plot developments for a story which you don’t fully know inside-and-out. […]

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Ben Affleck Directing JUSTICE LEAGUE – Zack Snyder Is Out!

When Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice received a savaging from critics last week, many claimed that director Zack Snyder would be booted off of Justice League, and the DC Universe itself, for good. He’d delivered Warner Bros. a polarizing, divisive comic book movie which split fans, as well as critics, and raised vitriol in the […]

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GODZILLA: OBLIVION #1 Review

The King of Monsters returns with a brand new comic series! How is this Oblivion? Let’s take a look. Here’s the official description from IDW: A scientist has created a portal to another dimension-one where monsters rule supreme! A terrifying expedition begins into a world where hope has died and Godzilla is the unrivaled King […]

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BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE is a Complete Trainwreck

Minor spoilers or whatever. I’ve been really freaking excited for Batman v Superman for a long time. Batman’s inclusion and the rise of the Justice League felt like the natural evolution of the story presented in Man of Steel – he would definitely take notice of Metropolis, and Superman’s arrival could inspire other meta-humans to come […]

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10 CLOVERFIELD LANE Perfectly Re-Captured My Childhood Sci-Fi Obsession

Let’s just get this straight: I fucking love Cloverfield. Growing up I had a big thing for mystery-based sci-fi. I was obsessed with various books on Bigfoot, the Yeti and the Loch Ness Monster, I was a huge Lost junkie, I appreciated Prometheus for its high-concept mystery and I’m currently a massive Leftovers junkie. Cloverfield of course […]

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STAR WARS EPISODE VIII Gets Some New Cast Members!!!

Star Wars Episode VIII has officially started filming!!! Even though it was filming before The Force Awakens came out. Similar to the start of production on VII, StarWars.com has issued a press release and revealed the new cast – although there’s a lack of black-and-white photos of them all sat around a table. Unsurprisingly, all of […]

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GIVEAWAY: STAR WARS Black Series LUKE SKYWALKER, HAN SOLO and CHEWBACCA Toys!!

Who doesn’t love free stuff? The correct answer is: nobody, especially when said free stuff is Star Wars toys. That’s right – your least-favourite geek news site has teamed up with Fun.com to give away three awesome action figures from the Black Series: Luke Skywalker and Han Solo in their Stormtrooper kicks from A New Hope – and […]

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