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The origins of Green Lantern

James Peaty News Jun 12, 2011

With Green Lantern out this Friday, James provides a handy guide to the DC superhero’s history...

Doctor Who: Frontios DVD review

James Peaty Review May 22, 2011

A Peter Davison-era Doctor Who story gets a release on DVD, but does it have the drama to match its good ideas? Here’s James’ review...

Super 8 preview

Super 8
James Peaty Preview May 17, 2011

We managed to see a 20-minute preview of JJ Abrams' eagerly-awaited Super 8. And here's what we thought of it...

Doctor Who: Mannequin Mania DVD Box Set review

James Peaty Review May 9, 2011

Mannequin Mania puts together two superb Doctor Who episodes, Spearhead From Space and Terror Of The Autons. Here’s James’ review of a great collection...

Doctor Who: Planet Of The Spiders DVD review

James Peaty Review Apr 11, 2011

Jon Pertwee's final Doctor Who story gets the DVD treatment. Here's James' take on it...

Winnie The Pooh review

James Peaty Review Apr 11, 2011

Disney brings Winnie The Pooh back to the big screen, and does the character justice in its latest hand-drawn animated movie. Here's our review...

Doctor Who: Mara Tales DVD review

James Peaty Review Mar 6, 2011

The Peter Davison era stories Kinda and Snakedance are collected together for a new Doctor Who release. Here’s James’ review…

Doctor Who: The Ark DVD review

James Peaty Review Feb 10, 2011

A 1966 Doctor Who story is plucked out of the archive for a new DVD release. Here’s James’ review of The Ark...

Doctor Who: The Mutants DVD review

James Peaty Review Jan 30, 2011

Another 70s Doctor Who story gets dusted off for a new DVD release. Here’s James’ review of The Mutants…

The View From The Bridge: Memories Of Star Trek And A Life In Hollywood book review

James Peaty Review Jan 12, 2011

James reviews writer/director Nicholas Meyer’s memoir of his work in Hollywood and on the classic series Star Trek, and finds a compulsively entertaining read…

Prince Valiant Volume 2: 1939-1940 review comic review

James Peaty Review Jan 10, 2011

Hal Foster’s further adventures of 5th century hero Prince Valiant are collected together in a second volume. Here’s James’ review…

Doctor Who: Meglos DVD review

James Peaty Review Jan 4, 2011

A story from Tom Baker’s eighteenth and final season as Doctor Who, Meglos arrives on DVD. But has time been kind to it? Here’s James’ review…

Love And Other Drugs review

Love And Other Drugs
James Peaty Review Dec 29, 2010

Anne Hathaway and Jake Gyllenhaal come together in the frustrating Love And Other Drugs. Here's our review...

Outcast review

Outcast
James Peaty Review Dec 9, 2010

Spooks director Colm McCarthy makes the leap to the big screen with the Brit horror, Outcast. Is it a successful transition? Here’s James’ review

Icons: The DC Comics and WildStorm Art of Jim Lee book review

James Peaty Review Nov 19, 2010

Celebrating the work of artist and publisher Jim Lee, the handsome Icons charts his work on such comics as Batman and Wonder Woman. Here’s James’ review…

The Sarah Jane Adventures series 4 episodes 11 & 12 review: Goodbye, Sarah Jane Smith

Goodbye, Sarah Jane Smith
James Peaty Review Nov 17, 2010

The latest series of The Sarah Jane Adventures comes to an end. And Elisabeth Sladen is on absolutely tip-top form...

The Sarah Jane Adventures series 4 episodes 9 & 10 review: Lost In Time

James Peaty Review Nov 10, 2010

After the somewhat disappointing The Empty Planet, the fourth season of The Sarah Jane Adventures kicks back into high gear with Rupert Laight’s Lost In Time...

The Sarah Jane Adventures series 4 episodes 7 & 8 review: The Empty Planet

James Peaty Review Nov 1, 2010

Can The Empty Planet keep up the high standards of this year's Sarah Jane Adventures run? James has been finding out...

The Sarah Jane Adventures series 3 DVD review

James Peaty Review Oct 26, 2010

James takes a look at the CBBC Doctor Who spin-off, The Sarah Jane Adventures, and finds much to enjoy in this season 3 DVD…

The Sarah Jane Adventures series 4 episodes 5 & 6 review: Death Of The Doctor

James Peaty Review Oct 25, 2010

Matt Smith gatecrashes The Sarah Jane Adventures, and meets another old companion as he does so. Here's our spoiler-filled review of Death Of The Doctor...

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