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Uncollected Thoughts: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Back from the cinema, my third visit in the last two months, and for me that’s prolific. Between the trailers I’d seen, and my recollection of having two, or maybe three of the… 846 more words

Films & DVDs

Uncollected Thoughts - Wonder Woman

The benchmark is still Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice. That, as you may recall, was the first and still only film where I have wanted to get up and walk out, bored, after only thirty minutes. 537 more words

Comics And Graphic Novels

We never have sex...

The year I moved to Nottingham, to start my Articles, Woody Allen released his first masterpiece, Annie Hall. Co-starring Diane Keaton in the title role, critics all over hailed the film as the first complete integration of Allen’s comedic style with a consistent and coherent story. 1,955 more words

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Future Perfect - if only

Back in 1990, ITV broadcast a documentary about Frank Hampson, creator of Dan Dare, co-creator of the Eagle, a figure then even more forgotten than he is today. 985 more words

The Goggle-Box

A Knight with Honour

Initially, I didn’t think I had anything worth saying. I’ve seen John Hurt in many things, and I’ve been aware of his name since he burst into prominence in… 279 more words

The Goggle-Box

Uncollected Thoughts: Doctor Strange

From the moment the first reports leaking from filming got anywhere that I could read them, there’s beenĀ  a good vibe about the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s latest offering, the introduction of Magic in Phase 3, Benedict Cumberbatch’s first – but definitely not last – outing as Doctor Stephen Strange. 795 more words

Comics And Graphic Novels