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Alien, Fox, and How to Milk a Franchise to Death

Film4 has spent the last few nights working its way through the Alien franchise, up to Alien 3. As much as I loath watching films on television, grouping the films together in their sequential order did give me the opportunity to seriously think about what happened to the franchise. 1,629 more words

Blade Runner: Get Off My Podcast #7

Blade Runner. The role of Rick Dekard, one of Harrison’s more iconic roles. The film is controversial, groundbreaking, slow at times, and there’s a crap-ton of versions. 93 more words

Get Off My Podcast

Gladiator: Why Did Commodus Become Emperor?

The first section of Gladiator (2000, dir. Ridley Scott) deals with the end of the reign of Marcus Aurelius (d. 180AD). Marcus (Richard Harris) is an old man who is tired of being emperor and wants to designate the successful general Maximus Decimus Meridius (Russell Crowe) to be his successor. 1,698 more words


Mike Colter Cast as Agent Locke in Upcoming Halo: Nightfall Series

We already know that Agent Locke will play a big role in Halo 5: Guardians, but it appears that he’ll be the key figure in the upcoming live-action series, … 115 more words

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First Look at 'Halo: Nightfall' Series Hero (EXCLUSIVE)

Xbox has provided the first look of Agent Locke, the lead character played Mike Colter in the upcoming digital series “Halo: Nightfall,” who also will be prominently featured in the “Halo 5: Guardians” video game. 657 more words


Ridley Scott Targets 'THE DEVIL IN THE KITCHEN'

Colet Abedi, Giannina Facio and Ridley Scott have secured the big screen rights to chef Marco Pierre White’s 2010 memoir The Devil in the Kitchen.  216 more words