Games of Thrones Goodies

HBO have been spoiling us GoT fans so much recently that I thought I’d compile a list of the various promotional stuff they’ve released in one easy-to-find post to get you pumped/use as… Continue reading

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

Yesterday saw the release of the first full-length trailer for Robert Rodriguez’s sequel to 2005’s Sin City. So what can we expect from this second installment? Well we’re joining the storylines of Marv,… Continue reading

Man of Steel aka Man of God

I have previously explored my issues with Superman as a superhero on this blog; I’ve always found him a bit too holier than now, and way too divine for my liking. In my… Continue reading

7 Reasons I Hate Children in Movies

So, this may seem like a bit of a hate-fuelled and cynical post but it is about one of my absolute pet peeves in film – Irritating child actors and characters. To clarify,… Continue reading

Metafiction- Douche ex Machina

Metafiction is largely seen in the world of comics in two distinct ways – either as an edgy and stylistic tool used by the comic elite or, to be honest, a bit of… Continue reading

The Purge- Spoilers and Sarcasm Included

The other night I went to see the horror (horror? should we call it horror?) film The Purge, written and directed by the fairly unrenowned James Demonaco, whose most notable work appears to… Continue reading

Star Trek: Just another Vulcan sequel?

WARNING: SPOILERS So I have just returned from the cinema to see Kirk, Spock, Sulu, Uhura and the gang return in their needlessly uncomfortable woollen outfits to boldly go and whatnot. Now, I… Continue reading

Why you should watch House of Cards immediately

“I have zero tolerance for betrayal, which they will soon indelibly learn.” – Frank Underwood Corruption. Revenge. Murder. No, it’s not another poorly scripted Nicholas Cage movie, but the incredibly well scripted Netflix… Continue reading

The Hayao Miyazaki effect

It’s difficult nowadays to find someone who hasn’t heard of the animation powerhouse that is Hayao Miyazaki. A man of many talents; a director, animator, producer, screenwriter and manga artist, he is best… Continue reading

Superman and Supergods

This honestly feels like a bit of a strange post for me to be writing, given than I’ve never been a huge fan of the Man of Steel particularly. Truth be told I’ve… Continue reading