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Yesterday I was at the launch for this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival programme, and have been happily thumbing through the programme to pick out some of the SF&F and comics-related events of special interest...

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Reviews: David Gemmell’s Rhyming Rings

May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Rhyming Rings, David Gemmell, Gollancz I haven’t read much of Gemmell’s body of work, despite being a huge fantasy reader. Something about his books put me off at an early age, though now I am...

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge, Directed by Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg, Starring Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Javier Bardem, Orlando Bloom, Brenton Thwaites, Kaya Scodelario The fifth movie in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise...

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King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, Directed by Guy Ritchie, Starring Charlie Hunnam, Jude Law, Eric Bana, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, Djimon Hounsou The Arthurian legend comes to the big screen once more, this time with Guy...

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A Monster Calls, Directed by J.A. Bayona, Starring Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Lewis MacDougall, Toby Kebbell, James Melville I missed this movie at the cinema. I’d heard many good things about it, so I was...

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Kim Reaper #1, Sarah Graley, Oni Press UK comics artist Sarah Graley has been making waves across conventions as of late, with two of her superb books; Pizza Witch and Our Super Adventure. A creator...

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Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert’s wonderfully odball Swiss Army Man comes to DVD and Blu-Ray on April 10th from Lionsgate. One of the more delightfully weird films of recent years it sees Paul Dano as...

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Chalk, Paul Cornell, Tor Books (cover design by Peter Lutjen) The great publisher of SF&F, Tor, has been doing a cracking run of shorter books recently, some by new talent, some by existing, some very...

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The Little Mermaid, Metaphrog (adapted from Hans Christian Andersen), Papercutz Glasgow duo Metaphrog have been favourite creators of mine for many years now; each of their fascinating Louis books seemed add new layers and new...

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Beauty and the Beast, Directed by Bill Condon, Starring Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Kevin Kline, Hattie Morahan, Haydn Gwynne The classic tale of love conquering all comes to the big screen...

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