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The strange history of The Blob movies

Ryan Lambie Feature Jan 29, 2015

From the 1958 original via Larry Hagman's low-rent 70s sequel to the 80s remake, we chart the unusual story behind The Blob...

Eerie trailer lands for The Hum: Abductions

Ryan Lambie Trailer Jan 29, 2015

Aliens invade and terrorise a family home in the first-person horror game, The Hum: Abductions. Here's a trailer...

Jason Statham in Wild Card: new UK trailer and poster

Ryan Lambie Trailer Jan 28, 2015

The Statham stars as a tough Las Vegas bodyguard in action thriller, Wild Card. Here's the new UK trailer and poster...

Zak Penn interview: Atari: Game Over, Ready Player One

Ryan Lambie Interview Jan 28, 2015

Writer/director Zak Penn talks about his documentary Atari: Game Over, resilience in Hollywood, Ready Player One & Last Action Hero.

Inherent Vice review

Ryan Lambie Review Jan 28, 2015

Paul Thomas Anderson takes on Thomas Pynchon's Inherent Vice. Joaquin Phoenix stars in a trippy, meandering detective yarn...

Exclusive: CEO Alex Bafer tells us about the return of Carolco

Ryan Lambie Feature Jan 26, 2015

Almost 20 years after it closed, Carolco is back. CEO Alex Bafer tells us about its revival and a "very big" future sci-fi blockbuster.

Games nobody talks about anymore: arcade Ninja Gaiden

Ryan Lambie Feature Jan 24, 2015

Most people know Ninja Gaiden as the NES platform game or the hyper-violent modern series of brawlers. But what about the 1988 coin-op...?

Sylvester Stallone to sell bread in an advert for Warburtons

Ryan Lambie News Jan 23, 2015

Action star Sylvester Stallone is set to team up with British baker Warburtons in a new TV advert, we've learned...

Ubisoft announces Grow Home

Ryan Lambie Odd List Jan 23, 2015

From the makers of Child Of Light and Valiant Hearts comes Grow Home. Find out more about Ubisoft's announcement here...

The Gambler review

Ryan Lambie Review Jan 23, 2015

Mark Wahlberg stars as a dangerously indebted card player in The Gambler. A starry cast and slick dialogue enliven an uneven drama...

Greig Fraser interview: the cinematography of The Gambler

Ryan Lambie Interview Jan 23, 2015

Cinematographer Greig Fraser talks to us about his work on The Gambler, from lenses to shooting in Los Angeles...

Alien franchise: ranking the movies in order of quality

Ryan Lambie Odd List Jan 23, 2015

Alien and Aliens are classics. But how do the other sequels, prequel and spin-offs compare? We try to rank them in descending order...

Top 25 must-see movies of 2015

Ryan Lambie Simon Brew Odd List Jan 23, 2015

From Star Wars and Tomorrowland, to Mad Max and Ant-Man: join us as we look forward to 2015's must-see movies...

First trailer for strategy platformer, Ronin

Ryan Lambie Trailer Jan 22, 2015

Looking for an action game with a hint of strategy? Then indie platformer Ronin may be worth a look...

Microsoft's Hololens teases possible Minecraft VR future

Ryan Lambie News Jan 22, 2015

As Microsoft formally unveils its VR headset, Hololens, it provides a glimpse of what an augmented-reality Minecraft could look like...

William Monahan interview: The Gambler, Oblivion and more

Ryan Lambie Interview Jan 22, 2015

Writer and director William Monahan tells us about his latest film, The Gambler, the changes made to Oblivion and more...

Brie Larson interview: The Gambler, Greek mythology, Rampart

Ryan Lambie Interview Jan 22, 2015

We talk to one of the stars of The Gambler, Brie Larson, about Greek mythology, Short Term 12 and Rampart...

Howard Scott Warshaw on creating E.T. and Atari: Game Over

Ryan Lambie Interview Jan 21, 2015

Legendary game designer Howard Scott Warshaw talks to us about creating the E.T. videogame in just five weeks, Atari's collapse, and more.

Alex Garland interview: Ex Machina, GamerGate, Jet Set Willy

Ryan Lambie Interview Jan 21, 2015

Screenwriter and filmmaker Alex Garland chats to us about his new SF film Ex Machina, GamerGate, auteur theory and Manic Miner...

Club Nintendo to close, Stars expire in September

Ryan Lambie News Jan 20, 2015

Nintendo is to close its loyalty scheme. Club Nintendo members have until September to spend their Stars...

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