Shiny Shelf
By Stephen Lavington on 14 April 2010 1 COMMENT

It’s impossible to approach ‘V’ without a knowing look in the direction of ‘Battlestar Galactica’. However, it is not just a shared Frankenstein-like interest in reviving long dead sci-fi franchises of the early-to-mid 80s that unite these shows: both also have a heavy reliance on crisp visuals and slick special effects and an ambition to exist as genuine social commentary.

By Lance Parkin on 11 August 2007 Comments Off

After the narrow cult appeal of ‘Battlestar Galactica’, have Sci-Fi got themselves a mainstream hit with ‘Flash Gordon’?