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Edge Of Tomorrow: a case of mishandled marketing?

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 23, 2014

Sci-fi action thriller Edge Of Tomorrow sagged at the box office, despite glowing reviews. Was its marketing to blame, Ryan wonders...

Oculus Blu-ray review

Ryan Lambie Review Oct 22, 2014

A demonic mirror terrorises Karen Gillan in Mike Flanagan's horror, Oculus. Here's our Blu-ray review...

When Jean-Claude Van Damme played Predator

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 22, 2014

In 1986, Jean-Claude Van Damme was the title alien in Predator before he was hurriedly recast. Ryan looks back at what happened...

Why Alien: Isolation proves the Alien deserves another movie

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 21, 2014

The detail and atmosphere in the videogame Alien: Isolation proves that the 35-year-old xenomorph still has the power to inspire fear.

David Ayer interview: Fury, war, tanks, Suicide Squad

Ryan Lambie Interview Oct 21, 2014

We talk to writer-director David Ayer about his war film Fury, getting it made, and more...

When people walk out of cinema screenings

Ryan Lambie Odd List Oct 20, 2014

For some, movies are occasionally too violent, vulgar or plain boring to sit through. Ryan recalls some memorable cinema walk-outs...

The Babadook review

Ryan Lambie Review Oct 20, 2014

From Australia comes what is possibly the most scary and well made horror film in years. Here's Ryan's review of The Babadook...

How a He-Man sequel and a Spider-Man movie became Cyborg

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 17, 2014

How did an 80s Van Damme action flick emerge from a failed Spider-Man movie and Masters Of The Universe sequel? Ryan takes a look...

First trailer for Ron Howard's Heart Of The Sea

Ryan Lambie Trailer Oct 16, 2014

Chris Hemsworth goes from God of Thunder to Prince of Whales in Ron Howard's salty drama Heart Of The Sea. Here's the first trailer...

LFF: The Dinner review

Ryan Lambie Review Oct 16, 2014

Two families are torn apart by crime in the Italian drama-thriller, The Dinner. Here's Ryan's review...

LFF: The Duke Of Burgundy review

Ryan Lambie Review Oct 16, 2014

From the director of the one-of-a-kind sonic horror Berberian Sound Studio comes the equally unpredictable Duke Of Burgundy...

Fury review

Ryan Lambie Review Oct 16, 2014

End Of Watch writer-director David Ayer returns with the intense war film, Fury, starring Brad Pitt. Here's Ryan's review...

Storytelling techniques we rarely see in the movies anymore

Ryan Lambie Odd List Oct 14, 2014

From long credits to bullet time, here are a few techniques and film conventions we don't see in the movies these days...

The fall and rise of the werewolf in cinema

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 13, 2014

With WolfCop out now on disc, Ryan takes a look at how werewolf myths have faded in and out of cinema history...

Jennifer Kent interview: directing The Babadook

Ryan Lambie Interview Oct 13, 2014

We chat to the director of the magnificent Australian horror The Babadook about filmmaking, genre snobbery and more...

Lego Batman movie in the works

Ryan Lambie News Oct 11, 2014

One of the best-received characters in The Lego Movie is getting his own movie. Look out for Lego Batman in 2017...

An early look at Robot Overlords, from the director of Grabbers

Ryan Lambie News Oct 10, 2014

From the director of Grabbers comes the sci-fi adventure film, Robot Overlords. A featurette from the BFI gives us an early look at it...

Tomorrowland: first trailer

Ryan Lambie Trailer Oct 9, 2014

Director Brad Bird's mysterious sci-fi adventure Tomorrowland finally has a trailer. Take a first look here...

The Imitation Game review

Ryan Lambie Review Oct 9, 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch stars in The Imitation Game, a drama about British genius Alan Turing. Here's Ryan's review...

Paul Feig confirms he's directing Ghostbusters 3

Ryan Lambie News Oct 8, 2014

Bridesmaids director Paul Feig reveals that he's directing a female-led Ghostbusters 3...

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