Well here we are again. The end of another 365-day journey around the sun. And it doesn’t feel like it was a particularly great year, was it? Even putting aside … Continue reading My Top 15 Most Notable Films of 2017
Author’s Note: This article isn’t the usual pop culture stuff I put out, but I felt it was an interesting topic considering the seasonal period! If there’s one thing that … Continue reading “It’s All About The Magic” – The Story Behind Every Father Christmas
Spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens & The Last Jedi Well, after waiting for two years, I have to confess that I was quite impressed by The Last Jedi. … Continue reading Some Questions That Come To Mind After Seeing Star Wars: The Last Jedi
For those of you that have only been following my blog for a few months, you may not be aware that I actually started this endeavour in order to promote … Continue reading Sundance, Here We Come!
I think like a great many of the world’s population, I just gradually stopped watching The Simpsons. Not because it did something offensive or wrong, but much like the old … Continue reading Is There Really A Problem With The Simpsons’ Apu Nahasapeemapetilon?
While it may be hard to believe, especially for a children’s cartoon that aired on Saturday morning TV; but after 25 years I think Batman: The Animated Series (BTAS) should be … Continue reading Batman: The Animated Series – A Look Back at Heart of Ice (25th Anniversary)
If you’ve been a long time reader of my blog, you’ll know that I have a special rule when it comes to watching TV shows: “I will not start a … Continue reading It May Have Taken Ten Years, But I Finally Have Closure On The Half-Life Saga
The number of influential pieces of British literature is almost limitless. Hundreds of stories across the centuries have been studied, disseminated and adapted by millions across the world. So when … Continue reading A Look Back at The Oldest Surviving Sherlock Holmes Movie (1916)
Alright people, by now many us have seen Christopher Nolan’s new war epic, Dunkirk. While an astounding piece of cinema, I have recently met a few individuals that are refusing … Continue reading A Defence of Harry Styles, Popstars, and Their Cinematic Career Paths
Tragic news my friends. Just announced was the passing of George A. Romero, the man who kicked off the zombie genre. According to news reports, he passed away after a brief … Continue reading George A. Romero – Long Live The Father of the Zombie Movie!
Has there ever been a supporting character that has taken over a franchise to quite the same extent as those yellow bastards? I speak, of course, of the follically challenged … Continue reading If I Could Write… Minions!
[Spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 1-6 and the entire Song of Ice and Fire Book Saga] On its release in 2011, Game of Thrones almost immediately became one of … Continue reading The Tragedy Of George R.R. Martin And His Future Books