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Cannibals and comedy: Ivan Reitman’s path to Ghostbusters

Ryan Lambie Feature Jan 31, 2014

It’s 30 years since Ghostbusters first hit cinemas. But what led its director and producer from Canada to Hollywood? Ryan takes a look...

Ex Machina: new trailer

Ryan Lambie Trailer Oct 30, 2014

Domhnall Gleeson falls under the spell of a beguiling robot in the forthcoming sci-fi thriller, Ex Machina. Here's the latest trailer...

The amusing things Michael Caine had to say at the Interstellar press conference

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 30, 2014

At the press conference for Christopher Nolan's Interstellar, Michael Caine was an undoubted highlight. Here's what he had to say...

Interstellar review

Ryan Lambie Review Oct 30, 2014

Christopher Nolan goes on his own space odyssey with the grand Interstellar. Here’s our spoiler-free review...

Looking back at Richard Linklater's A Scanner Darkly

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 29, 2014

In 2006, Richard Linklater adapted Philip K Dick's A Scanner Darkly for the screen. Ryan looks back at a funny and powerful animated film...

Godzilla Blu-ray review

Ryan Lambie Review Oct 28, 2014

Gareth Edwards' rendering of Toho's classic kaiju arrives on Blu-ray. Here's our review of Godzilla...

Planet Of The Apes: The Evolution Of The Legend review

Ryan Lambie Review Oct 27, 2014

The history of the Planet Of The Apes series is explored in Titan’s lavish new book. Ryan takes a look at it...

Nightcrawler review

Ryan Lambie Review Oct 27, 2014

Jake Gyllenhaal turns in a spectacular performance in the LA thriller, Nightcrawler. Here's Ryan's review of an engrossing film...

Codemasters announces Micro Machines successor Toybox Turbos

Ryan Lambie Trailer Oct 24, 2014

Toybox Turbos is a top-down racer with more than a passing resemblance to Codemasters' Micro Machines...

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...

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