Kyle McManus

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The best Batman movie you've never seen

Kyle McManus Feature
Feb 18, 2016

Batman: Mask Of The Phantasm is one of the very best Batman films - yet surprisingly few people have seen it...

Less-known Christmas movies: Step Dogs

Kyle McManus Feature
Dec 21, 2015

Have we find a little-known Yuletide treat in the form of Step Dogs? Er...

Terminator 2's opening sequence: one of cinema's greatest

Kyle McManus Feature
Dec 7, 2015

Blockbuster cinema has few opening sequences as strong as the one you'll find in James Cameron's Terminator 2: Judgment Day...

Why The Mask comic books deserve another movie adaptation

Kyle McManus Feature
Sep 29, 2015

Jim Carrey scored a huge hit with The Mask, yet the comic books leave the door open for more films. Here's why they could work...

2000AD at the movies in a post-Dredd World

Kyle McManus Feature
Sep 9, 2015

Just because Dredd didn't catch on as hoped, it doesn't mean there aren't many 2000AD strips that shouldn't be overlooked.

Looking back at 2005's The Punisher Videogame

Kyle McManus Feature
Jul 16, 2015

This often forgotten Marvel gem lets you hit people with sharks. What's not to love?

Looking back at ITV's Afterlife

Kyle McManus Feature
Mar 2, 2015

As ITV's Afterlife feat. Andrew Lincoln nears its 10th birthday, we celebrate a great UK supernatural series from the maker of Ghostwatch...

Space Precinct Unmasked review

Kyle McManus Review
Oct 29, 2014

Kyle checks out a highly recommended new behind-the-scenes book on Gerry Anderson's Space Precinct, written by actor Richard James...

How can Terminator: Genisys succeed?

Kyle McManus Feature
Oct 16, 2014

It's got a daft name, and the last Terminator film wasn't exactly a resounding success. So how can Terminator: Genisys win us round?

Looking back at Gerry Anderson's Space Precinct

Kyle McManus Feature
Oct 9, 2014

To mark the 20th anniversary of Space Precinct, Kyle takes a walk down Demeter City's memory lane to explore the show's highs and lows…

Looking back at Johnny Mnemonic

Kyle McManus Feature
Aug 15, 2014

One of the few big-screen adaptations of William Gibson's sci-fi, Johnny Mnemonic was largely ignored at the box-office. Kyle looks back...

How Buffy The Vampire Slayer predicted Joss Whedon's Marvel work

Kyle McManus Feature
Jul 17, 2014

How did Marvel's comic book mythologies and storytelling influence Joss Whedon's first big creation, Buffy The Vampire Slayer?

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