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Frank Grillo interview: Purge: Anarchy, The Grey, Statham

Ryan Lambie Interview Jul 22, 2014

We chat to the star of The Purge: Anarchy about Captain America 2, The Grey, Jason Statham and more...

Frank Grillo confirms he's doing Death Wish remake

Ryan Lambie News Jul 22, 2014

Joe Carnahan's remake of Death Wish seems to be back on. Frank Grillo has an update...

James DeMonaco interview: The Purge: Anarchy, genre filmmaking and more

Ryan Lambie Interview Jul 21, 2014

We talk to The Purge: Anarchy's director James DeMonaco about making the sequel, a terrifying, inspiring road rage incident, and more...

The Purge: Anarchy review

Ryan Lambie Review Jul 18, 2014

A sequel to last year's The Purge, action thriller The Purge: Anarchy improves on its predecessor in every way, Ryan writes...

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes and the future of CG

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 17, 2014

This summer's Planet Of The Apes sequel breaks new ground in effects. Ryan wonders what Dawn means for the future of big-screen CG...

Matt Reeves interview: Dawn, Andy Serkis and blockbuster filmmaking

Ryan Lambie Interview Jul 16, 2014

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes director Matt Reeves talks about the making and ideas behind his remarkable summer blockbuster...

The strange story of Jetfire, and other Transformers toys

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 15, 2014

Hasbro's Transformers toys are 30 this year. Ryan looks back at their strange origins, including Jetfire's complicated history...

The Captive: new trailer, starring Ryan Reynolds

Ryan Lambie Trailer Jul 11, 2014

Ryan Reynolds and Mirielle Enos star in the forthcoming thriller The Captive, directed by Atom Egoyan. A new trailer's here...

10 of geek cinema's more curious quirks of fate

Ryan Lambie Top 10 Jul 11, 2014

We take a light-hearted look at a few of the more strange coincidences and quirks of fate in recent cinema history...

Small films released on the same day as major blockbusters

Ryan Lambie Odd List Jul 9, 2014

Some great films were released on the same day as such recent hits as The Dark Knight Rises and Frozen. Here are a few of them...

Why The Sun's "games as addictive as heroin" article does more harm than good

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 9, 2014

The Sun has run an article suggesting that videogames are "as addictive as heroin". Ryan takes a closer look...

Boyhood review

Ryan Lambie Review Jul 7, 2014

Director Richard Linklater excels himself with his latest drama, Boyhood. Here’s Ryan’s review of a one-of-a-kind piece of filmmaking...

The unrealised potential of the Transformers movies

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 7, 2014

Age Of Extinction leaves Ryan pondering the Transformers franchise, and asking why the 80s Marvel comics aren’t a source of inspiration...

Crowdfunding Friday: The Art Of Ralph McQuarrie

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 4, 2014

A Kickstarter campaign aims to fund a book devoted to Ralph McQuarrie, the artist who first brought the Star Wars universe to life...

When Marnie Was There and the future of Studio Ghibli

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 4, 2014

As a trailer for Studio Ghibli's latest and possibly final feature When Marnie Was There emerges, Ryan ponders company's uncertain future...

Independence Day: the film that defined modern summer movies

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 4, 2014

Independence Day was released in the US 18 years ago today. Ryan looks at its ongoing impact on how summer movies are made and marketed...

Cinema’s weirdest vessels of evil

Ryan Lambie Top 10 Jul 3, 2014

From man-eating beds to killer clocks, cinema’s full of evil in unexpected places. Here are a few of our favourites…

Hands-on with Nintendo’s forthcoming Wii U games

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 2, 2014

We went hands-on with some of the Wii U's forthcoming releases, including Splatoon, Yoshi, Smash Bros and more...

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes review

Ryan Lambie Review Jul 1, 2014

Could Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes be the best film of the summer? Without a doubt, Ryan writes...

Selfies, Jennifer Lawrence and the modern movie star

Ryan Lambie Feature Jun 30, 2014

The movie star isn't a thing of the past - it's just a changing phenomenon in the face of the web, Ryan writes...

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