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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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Kong: Skull Island, Directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts, Starring Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John C Reilly, John Goodman, Tian Jing In 1973 an expedition to a previously uncharted island leads to a discovery...

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Highlander: the American Dream #1, Brian Ruckley, Andrea Mutti, Vladimir Popov, IDW Publishing (cover artwork by Francesco Francavilla) I’m a big fan of Brian Ruckley’s fantasy novels, and I enjoyed his first foray into comics...

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The Visitor: How & Why He Stayed #1, Mike Mignola, Chris Roberson, Paul Grist, Bill Crabtree, Dark Horse Although Mignola finally wrapped up his main Hellboy story arc a while back there is still a...

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Reviews: Kings of the Wyld

February 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kings of the Wyld, Nicholas Eames, Orbit Books Kings of the Wyld is the debut novel from Nicholas Eames, and it follows Clay Cooper, a retired mercenary, who was content to settle down and live...

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The Great Wall, Directed by Yimou Zhang, Starring Matt Damon, Tian Jing, Willem Dafoe, Andy Lau, Hanyu Zhang Matt Damon stars as a European merchant working his way through China to find the much sought...

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Winter Tide, Ruthanna Emrys, Tor “Endless disasters might overtake the short lived people to whom I had bound myself. Plagues and famines, mind destroying magics, careless or uncaring powers, vast rocks hurtling unseen through the...

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Reviews: an emotional journey in A Monster Calls

December 12, 2016 | 1 Comments

A Monster Calls, Directed by J.A. Bayona, Starring Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Lewis MacDougall, Toby Kebbell, James Melville A fantastical tale about a young boy who is horrifically bullied at school while going through a...

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Reviews: Spiderlight

November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Spiderlight, Adrian Tchaikovsky, Tor Not being particularly arachnophobic, I found myself somewhat surprised that this was the first fantasy novel to make me feel sympathy for the spiders. Perhaps because they are usually at best...

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Directed by David Yates, Starring Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Gemma Chan, Johnny Depp, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton, Ron Perlman From the Magical World of JK Rowling...

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