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Neil Marshal and Centurion

As I write this, I am watching Centurion on TV, the best of three movies about Rome’s Ninth Legion.  There are two surprising facts, firstly the Radio Times tells me it is the films UK TV (free to air) premier, secondly, director Neil Marshall hasn’t made a feature film since.  1,198 more words

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Constantine TV pilot gets Neil Marshal at the helm

Neil Marshal, who broke out into the horror scene with the surprise hit ‘Dog Soldiers’ and the creepily atmospheric ‘The Descent’, is set to bring some much needed irreverence to NBC’s pilot Constantine, having been given directorial duties on the DC project. 244 more words

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"I'm an English teacher, not fucking Tomb Raider" Rewatching The Descent

As previously mentioned I am a big horror fan, I’m not sure why but ever since I was a kid I would seek out the dark or the macabre whether it be in book form or on my television set. 1,627 more words

The Missing Reel

Here is a compilation of some of the stuff that mattered to me this week whether it be good or bad. This week on The Missing Reel we take a look at the first picture of Chloe Moretz as Carrie White, the Universal Monsters get a blu-ray release, the poster for the upcoming horror thriller The Tall Man and more. 599 more words


Review: Centurion, 2010, dir. Neil Marshal

In roughly AD 117, Rome’s 9th Legion disappeared while on the march through Britain. What happened to them has been the subject of much debate and speculation amongst scholars; some assert that they were wiped out by Celtic tribes of Britain, while others believe that they simply disbanded, and… 1,215 more words



Viewed – 30 September 2009  DVD

I was never a fan of the post-apocalytic Aussie action franchise Mad Max.  All that moody desert landscape stuff and screaming mad men in armoured cars – not my bag.  241 more words


Dear Lord.. Please let this come to pass: POSSIBLE DIRECTOR FOR NEW PREDATOR FILM!!!!!!

by Chris Eaton-

If I was a religious man, I’d be down on my hands and knees right now praying to every sort of god that there is to make this happen. 195 more words

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