Run it again …..

To mark the conclusion of the BFI's Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder season which has seen a celebration of the best the sci-fi genre has had to offer through both television and film, the 3rd April will see a UK wide cinema rerelease of Sir…

‘Sound bite’ of the week

'I don't know if I'm making a huge mistake.' - British comic James Corden talking to Variety magazine, about his apprehension at taking over as host of the iconic late night American TV programme The Late Late Show later this month.

It’s a crime

There was a time in the early 1980s when virtually any hard core horror film was seen fit to be banned during the notorious era of the 'Video Nasty' - which seems odd in hindsight considering that most of the film's then withheld from…

Up for a challenge

Never let it be said that 'man of the moment' Eddie Redmayne isn't up for a challenge.  Hardly has the dust settled on the young Brit's critically acclaimed portrayal of the theoretical physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking in the award…

Beam me up Spock

It was announced this evening that the actor Leonard Nimoy, best known as the alien from the planet Vulcan in the long running TV sci-fi series Star Trek and its numerous film spin-offs, passed away at his home in Bel Air, Los Angeles. The…

Two hit wonder?

Like all major film studios Disney are never slow to capitalise on a good idea, though their sequels and follow-ups - at least where their animated features are concerned - are often released straight to DVD, or come in the form of shorts.…

From East to West

You may not expect the residents of the fictitious London borough of Walford to get much of a mention outside of magazines dedicated to Soapland. However, if rumours circulating are to be believed, it would seem one of them may soon be…

‘Sound bite’ of the week

"I want to keep it a classy show. It's a night of celebration. All of these people worked so hard all year long, all career long to attend this night. To make jokes at them, that's just not my style." Neil Patrick Harris revealing on USA…