Only God Forgives

Film forums and websites seem to be blowing up with the various updates concerning Star Trek: In To Darkness this week, but while I too am excited about the forthcoming Cumberbatch-fest there is… Continue reading

Don’t you forget about geeks

I personally am a sucker for anything 80s; cheesy pop music, colourful 80s comics, even more colourful 80s legwarmers and yes, 80s film. The 80s were responsible for so many film phenomena that… Continue reading

Dissertation

Just a quick, self-indulgent post to say I’ve added a page where my dissertation can be viewed, and can be found at the top of the page. The dissertation is an examination and… Continue reading

This post accidentally turned in to a love letter to Dave McKean.

“April sweet is coming in, let the feast of fools begin!” Since April is indeed coming in, I thought I’d share my favourite panel from not only one of my favourite comics, but… Continue reading

Who Watches the Watchmen?

Amidst all the huge and ongoing obsession with comic books and graphic novels in the film industry at the minute I thought I’d take the opportunity to write about what is, in my… Continue reading

The Fourth Wall Dilemma

Yes, the title may sound like the name of a new Big Bang Theory Episode, but this post is actually about the rather contentious issue of breaking the fourth wall in cinema. I… Continue reading

Days of Future Past

Since I’ve only just gotten round to creating a blog like the old technophobe I am, this is my first chance to express my fan girlish excitement over the various announcements about X-Men:… Continue reading

Music at the Movies

¬†Although I have no musical talent whatsoever, music in films has always fascinated me. Magnificent Seven, The Godfather, Star Wars, Once Upon a Time in the West, Jurassic Park; I could dedicate an… Continue reading