Category Archives: Entertainment

Thor’s rushed redemption

I’m warning you, this is another geeky one. A really geeky one. Please avoid reading if you couldn’t care less about superhero films. Still here? Great. We didn’t need them anyway… Ask your average connoisseur of all things superheroic to

Thor’s rushed redemption

I’m warning you, this is another geeky one. A really geeky one. Please avoid reading if you couldn’t care less about superhero films. Still here? Great. We didn’t need them anyway… Ask your average connoisseur of all things superheroic to

Racist ThunderCats

1985. Hollywood animation studio. Executive offices. “Ted, thanks for coming.” “A pleasure, Chad.” “I just wanted you to pop by so I could tell you that the studio and I are really excited about this ThunderCats animation, and I thought

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Racist ThunderCats

1985. Hollywood animation studio. Executive offices. “Ted, thanks for coming.” “A pleasure, Chad.” “I just wanted you to pop by so I could tell you that the studio and I are really excited about this ThunderCats animation, and I thought

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Movie trailers that give away most of a film’s plot

I was watching Terminator 2 the other day, and when I wasn’t questioning how a liquid metal android was able to travel through time when the original clearly stated it was only Arnie’s cocoon of flesh that allowed his hulking

Movie trailers that give away most of a film’s plot

I was watching Terminator 2 the other day, and when I wasn’t questioning how a liquid metal android was able to travel through time when the original clearly stated it was only Arnie’s cocoon of flesh that allowed his hulking

People acting like twats when they find themselves in the background of a television broadcast

Television cameras are amazing things. They capture moments in history that will never again be repeated. They reveal hidden truths and prejudice through the fumbled response to a pertinent question. They record the present so that in our future we

People acting like twats when they find themselves in the background of a television broadcast

Television cameras are amazing things. They capture moments in history that will never again be repeated. They reveal hidden truths and prejudice through the fumbled response to a pertinent question. They record the present so that in our future we

Kids interviewed on the news

I’m well aware that some stories featured on televisual news may deal with the subject of children: a public interest story, government spending in schools, or a feature on a disabled kiddie, perhaps. That’s fine. Give me the facts, give

Kids interviewed on the news

I’m well aware that some stories featured on televisual news may deal with the subject of children: a public interest story, government spending in schools, or a feature on a disabled kiddie, perhaps. That’s fine. Give me the facts, give

Superman 2

Do you know what my favourite film was when I was 7 or 8? Superman 2. Bloody loved it. And what 7 or 8 year old boy wouldn’t? Superman facing off against three super-powered villains, special effects, flying, explosions, giant

Superman 2

Do you know what my favourite film was when I was 7 or 8? Superman 2. Bloody loved it. And what 7 or 8 year old boy wouldn’t? Superman facing off against three super-powered villains, special effects, flying, explosions, giant

Books with the adapted movie poster on their covers

Didn’t you read the copy garishly displayed upon the cover? ‘Now a major motion picture’ So why are you considering buying this primitive form of entertainment when there’s a 120 minute version of this story starring Tom Cruise at your

Books with the adapted movie poster on their covers

Didn’t you read the copy garishly displayed upon the cover? ‘Now a major motion picture’ So why are you considering buying this primitive form of entertainment when there’s a 120 minute version of this story starring Tom Cruise at your