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Ghost Stories of an Antiquary Volume 2, M.R. James, adapted by Leah Moore, John Reppion, Al Davison, George Kambadais, Abigail Larson, Meghan Hetrick SelfMadeHero Autumn winds blow, shaking the remaining leaves off the trees, the...

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Thor: Ragnarok, Directed by Taika Waititi, Starring Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban, Mark Ruffalo Thor returns for his third solo adventure. As Surtur is planning the...

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Willard,¬†Directed by Daniel Mann, Ben,¬†Directed by Phil Karlson Starring Bruce Davison, Elsa Lanchester, Sondra Locke, Lee Montgomery, Joseph Campanella, Arthur O’Connell,¬†Ernest Borgnine The Rats are coming for you as the 1970s and Bill Crosby Productions...

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Reviews: the Canterville Ghost

October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Canterville Ghost, Directed by Syd MacCartney, Starring Patrick Stewart, Neve Campbell, Joan Sims, Donald Sinden, Cherie Lunghi, Leslie Phillips Based on the Oscar Wilde short story this ghostly tale stars Neve Campbell, Patrick Stewart,...

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Dan Dare #1, Peter Milligan, Alberto Foche, Jordi Escuin Liorach, Simon Bowland Titan Comics (cover artwork by Chris Weston; Dan Dare created by Frank Hampson et al) It’s no secret to long-time readers that I’m...

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Reviews: The Broker

October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Broker Wayne Talbot, Ruairi Coleman, Brian Corcoran, Timothy Brown, Miriam Abuin I had some time to spare and was passing through Birmingham, going from New Street station to Moor St station, and I exited...

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Reviews: Graphic Science

October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Graphic Science: Seven Journeys of Discovery, Darryl Cunningham, Myriad Editions Now here is one of 2017’s UK graphic novel releases that I’ve been eagerly awaiting. Quite a few years ago Darryl Cunningham was our cartoonist...

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Reviews: The Lego Ninjago Movie

October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Lego Ninjago Movie, Directed by Charlie Bean, Paul Fisher, Starring Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, Fred Armisen, William Wheeler, Abbi Jacobson, Kumail Nanjiani, Justin Theroux From the makers of The Lego Movie and The Lego...

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Reviews: How Comics Work

October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

How Comics Work, Dave Gibbons and Tim Pilcher, Rotovision After reading this fine book I was tempted to describe it as a Rosetta Stone for the comics industry, but that would not be remotely accurate....

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Blade Runner 2049, Directed by Denis Villeneuve, Starring Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Dave Bautista, Robin Wright, Ana de Armas, Mark Arnold The sequel to the iconic 1982 movie. A young Blade Runner is tasked to...

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