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Sequel Prometheus gets familiar face, pushed date?

To some, the news of a Prometheus sequel is joyous, or appalling to others. Whatever your views on it, it’s happening. Yet that’s not the only good thing that’s happening, aside from… 331 more words

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Ridley Scott, Tom Hardy break Taboo

Tom Hardy and Ridley Scott are partnering for a new BBC One drama.

Taboo (8×60′), created by Steven Knight, is about a rogue adventurer (Hardy) who returns from Africa with 14 ill-gotten diamonds to seek vengeance after the death of his father. 109 more words

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MOVIE REVIEW | The Counsellor (2013)


From the writer of some of the greatest American novels of the last half century…  From the director of several genre redefining blockbusters that only get more acclaimed as the years past…  A cast including Michael Fassbender, Javier Bardem, Penelope Cruz, Brad Pitt and Cameron Diaz…  Al Gore should make a documentary about the horrific squandering of resources that went into making one of… 491 more words

'Slightly scarier than Howard The Duck': Why Awful Reviews could just be our new favourite film site

We’ve all seen those movie posters covered in enthusiastic quotes from critics praising the film in question to the heavens.

But don’t you wish sometimes those who weren’t so keen on the movie got a look-in? 138 more words

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Lo Fi Sci Fi, Alien Isolation video

Alien: Isolation is designed to look like the “low-fi sci-fi” universe in Ridley Scott’s Alienfilm, and a video released today on the game’s official YouTube channel… 80 more words

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Trailer Tracks: Alien (1979) - Ridley Scott

Another classic trailer! This one runs for only 2 minutes, and the first minute doesn’t even include any footage from the film, but it so sets a creepy tone for what is essentially a sci-fi riff on the old dark house routine… 25 more words

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The Counselor, a place to start

As a place to start this blog, The Counselor is as good as any. It sits at the nexus of so much I want to talk about here. 745 more words