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Archive for 2009

By Mark Clapham on 20 March 2009 Comments Off

Angel delight.

By Lance Parkin on 16 March 2009 Comments Off

With just weeks until JJ Abrams’ ‘Star Trek’ prequel, we take a quick look at the ten previous movies. In reverse order, naturally.

By Lance Parkin on 14 March 2009 Comments Off

I thought I knew what to expect from the ‘Watchmen’ movie, and that it would provoke a strong reaction from me. However… it managed to catch me out, because I came out of it with no idea what my opinion was…

By Stephen Lavington on 11 March 2009 Comments Off

With ten weeks to JJ Abrams’ ‘Star Trek’ prequel, we take a quick look at the ten previous movies. In reverse order, naturally.

By Jim Smith on 08 March 2009 Comments Off

Zack Snyder’s ”Watchmen” is a thoughtful, uncompromising and sophisticated attempt to take Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ thoughtful, uncompromised and sophisticated ”Watchmen” and put it in on the screen.

By Mark Clapham on 08 March 2009 Comments Off

Kirby your enthusiasm.

By Jim Smith on 02 March 2009 Comments Off

With ten weeks to JJ Abrams’ ‘Star Trek’ prequel, we take a quick look at the ten previous movies. In reverse order, naturally.

By Mark Clapham on 01 March 2009 Comments Off

Mmmm, meaty.

By Mark Clapham on 01 March 2009 Comments Off

The status of ‘2000AD’ on Betelgeuse may justify Tharg’s bragging, but its sales figures here on Earth don’t.

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By Eugene Jones on 24 February 2009 Comments Off

With ten weeks to JJ Abrams’ ‘Star Trek’ prequel, we take a quick look at the ten previous movies. In reverse order, naturally.

By Mags L Halliday on 18 February 2009 Comments Off

Bristol can be full of monsters. And that’s just the Comics Expo.

By Lance Parkin on 15 February 2009 Comments Off

Joss Whedon’s new show finally makes its debut…

By Stephen Lavington on 09 February 2009 Comments Off

There are many things for which Australia is famous in the popular imagination but a brutal and bloody gang culture is not one of them…

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By Mark Clapham on 03 February 2009 Comments Off

100% Milla free.

By Mark Clapham on 02 February 2009 Comments Off

‘Elite Squad’ isn’t always an easy film to watch…

By Lance Parkin on 01 February 2009 Comments Off

‘Final Crisis’ is more like the Elgin marbles than it is like a traditional comic book…

By Mark Clapham on 25 January 2009 Comments Off

It’s musical team rosters as ‘Dark Reign’ really gets underway in ‘Dark Avengers’ #1, ‘Thunderbolts’ #128 and ‘Mighty Avengers’ #21…

By Shiny Shelf on 25 January 2009 Comments Off

Support the flailing economy: buy more DVDs! This time: ‘Incredible Hulk’, ‘Pushing Daisies’ and ‘There Will Be Blood’…

By Mags L Halliday on 24 January 2009 Comments Off

Jamie Smart’s ‘Space Raoul’ and the ‘Dan Dare & the Birth of Hi-tech Britain’ exhibition at the Science Museum, London.

By Mark Clapham on 22 January 2009 Comments Off

Not about racist jam, thankfully.

By Mark Clapham on 15 January 2009 Comments Off

Hellish.

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By Mark Clapham on 03 January 2009 Comments Off

As the entire internet is loudly aware, Matt Smith is the eleventh ‘Doctor Who’.