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By Mark Clapham on 07 June 2004 Comments Off

The final season of ‘The X-Files’ comes to DVD, completing collections on groaning DVD shelves across the country…

By Mark Clapham on 24 April 2004 Comments Off

Lots of discs from the last month or so: ‘X-Files’ season eight, the complete ‘Firefly’, ‘Roswell’ season one, ‘Buffy’ season seven…

By Mark Clapham on 25 November 2003 Comments Off

On DVD, restrained in the box in the corner of the living room, ‘Full Throttle’ actually feels like a fairly succinct movie, rather than the last word in excess…

By Mark Clapham on 10 July 2002 Comments Off

Now here is a real high concept – The X-Files meets Jackass. When a kid involved filming a stunt for a cable TV comedy show gets his head caved in, Dogget and Reyes get called in…

By Mark Clapham on 03 July 2002 Comments Off

Now, we all know that The X-Files is getting more outlandish as it goes on, but this week’s episode features a villain reminiscent of that old adversary of the Flash, the Mirror Master…

By Mark Clapham on 30 June 2002 Comments Off

I’m not a big fan of the original From Dusk Till Dawn, but I was impressed by Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino’s plan to foster directorial talent with these two low budget, straight to video sequels…

By Mark Clapham on 26 June 2002 Comments Off

Who would have thought that, almost a decade since Scully first walked into Mulder’s office looking the spit of Clarice Starling, The X-Files would still be mining Thomas Harris’ work for inspiration?

By Mark Clapham on 20 June 2002 Comments Off

Well, The X-Files may not have David Duchovny, but as the ninth (and final) season opens they do have a naked Lucy Lawless as a substitute…