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Patrick Macnee, RIP

June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

More sad news from the world of gentlemanly acting, just a little after we lost the remarkable Christopher Lee (indeed the two acted together as boys and would again as professionals) the news is breaking...

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News just breaking today that we lost a total icon of cinema, a velvet-voiced actor who strode across many decades of film, essaying some of the most memorable characters in the medium: we’ve lost the...

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The Wicked + The Divine + TV

May 30, 2015 | 1 Comments

News over the weekend from Deadline that Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie’s excellent The Wicked + The Divine comic series from Image has been optioned for TV by Universal Studios. It’s tied in with a...

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The Edinburgh International Film Festival, the world’s oldest continually running film fest, has been a destination for me most years for the last couple of decades, offering up a diverse range of films, documentaries, animation,...

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So, it seems there’s a new Star Wars film coming out later this year? Reckon you may have heard of it? I’m incredibly wary of calling these things before the actual film comes out, having...

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I’m sure some of you remember me blogging about the BFI’s project to bring the Blade Runner: Final Cut to the big screen late last year. A handful of screenings in a few places took...

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We’ve already blogged about the large science fiction season Days of Fear and Wonder the BFI is organising, and noted that it was not restricted only to London as a number of cinemas across the...

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Film: Sci-fi – Days of Fear and Wonder

September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

“My god… It’s full of stars…” We briefly mentioned before that the BFI was planning a new major season, this one centred around science fiction. The Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder programme is now...

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Right then… what did you think about the new Doctor Who? Best headline of the week? That would be this: “Doctor Who lesbian kiss sparks Ofcom complaints over ‘weird lesbian-lizard perv trip’” Oh yes. Now...

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New Doctor Who… New Doctor Who Magazine…

August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yep, there’s something happening this weekend. Saturday I think… Oh yes…...

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