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Why Dredd (3D) Is One Of My Favourite Films Of All Time

When a friend told me of this film’s existence I recoiled in horror. It’s true. A complete contradiction of the title of course, so I think I should probably explain how little my hopes were for this film before I pile a ridiculous amount of praise upon it. 3,652 more words

Judge Dredd

Karl Urban & Co Are Working Hard To Bring You Dredd 2.

In a video uploaded to YouTube today Australian actor Karl Urban, who played the lead role of Judge Dredd in last year’s cult hit movie Dredd, addressed fans with a special message, which you can view above. 74 more words

Sequel Stuff

(Marching Law) Minutia Madness - Dredd Edition

Minutia Madness: Dredd
By Bret Dorman

(As always, SPOILERS! may apply to the movie in discussion.)

Everyone knows what makes a movie good. Blurbs like “compelling”, “powerful”, and “explosive non stop thrill ride that will leave you on the edge of your seat!” are common place on movie posters. 877 more words

Minutia Madness

2000AD TO Release 'Dredd: The Illustrated Script And Visuals' With Art By Jock And Alex Garland's Full Script

Since I was very young I have been a huge fan of Judge Dredd. Sitting on the loo reading my dad’s copies of 2000ad was my first exposure to comics and sequential art. 446 more words

Print Releases

The Simple Pleasures of Dredd

Let’s get it out of the way: yes, there are plenty of new movies I could be talking about instead of this, but I’m playing catch-up right now so bear with me. 721 more words

Rant-a-palooza

Bookshops in Thailand

Whilst travelling through Thailand, I have noticed that there are a lot of second hand book shops which cater for the hoards of backpackers who are making their way around South East Asia. 287 more words

Some sporadic book reviewing

I’m back. I’m going to try and start book blogging/ blogging about writing. No time for rambling explanations! No time for anything! I’m supposed to be doing dissertation work right now, so I’m going to just leap blindly in- 1,181 more words

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