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The things action movie heroes get up to on their days off

Ryan Lambie Feature Apr 17, 2014

What do the film characters of Schwarzenegger, Van Damme, Stallone, Norris et al get up to in the non-action bit of an action movie? Er...

The Train: the Ridley Scott-HR Giger movie that never was

Ryan Lambie Feature Apr 16, 2014

In the late 80s, Ridley Scott and HR Giger could have collaborated on their first film since Alien. Ryan looks at the unrealised project...

David Cronenberg's Maps To The Stars: first promo

Ryan Lambie Trailer Apr 15, 2014

Erstwhile king of venereal horror David Cronenberg has a new film out this year. Here's the first promo for Maps To The Stars...

Wii U, the Dreamcast, Disney, and the future of Nintendo

Wii U
Ryan Lambie Feature Apr 15, 2014

As the Wii U continues to struggle, we ponder Nintendo's future, and draw a comparison to Disney's history...

Crowdfunding Friday: guerrilla sci-fi filmmaking and more

Ryan Lambie Feature Apr 11, 2014

This week's Crowdfunding Friday includes a sci-fi film secretly shot in Beijing and starring dissident artist Al Weiwei...

22 Jump Street: new red-band trailer

Ryan Lambie Trailer Apr 10, 2014

It's loud, explode-y, and very sweary. Here's the final red band trailer for comedy sequel, 22 Jump Street...

Belated franchise revivals: the new Hollywood trend?

Ryan Lambie Feature Apr 10, 2014

As Richard Donner floats the possibility of The Goonies 2, we wonder whether belated franchise revivals are a new Hollywood trend...

The Quiet Ones review

Ryan Lambie Review Apr 9, 2014

Jared Harris stars in Hammer's horror hybrid, The Quiet Ones. Here's Ryan's review of a spooky film...

Gareth Evans & Iko Uwais interview: The Raid 2, violence and more

Ryan Lambie Interview Apr 8, 2014

Ahead of The Raid 2's UK release, we meet its director and star, Gareth Evans and Iko Uwais, to chat about violence, Statham and more...

Peter Mayhew to join Star Wars: Episode VII?

The Star Wars logo.
Ryan Lambie News Apr 7, 2014

Reports suggest that Peter Mayhew is set to return as Chewbacca in the forthcoming Star Wars: Episode VII...

Looking back at Alan Dean Foster's Alien novelisation

Ryan Lambie Feature Apr 7, 2014

As Alan Dean Foster's novelisation of Alien gets a 35th anniversary reissue, we take a look back at its intelligent rendering of the film...

10 directors who made belated returns to their franchises

Ryan Lambie Top 10 Apr 4, 2014

From Francis Ford Coppola to George Miller, we take a look at 10 directors who made belated returns to the franchises they created...

The Double review

Ryan Lambie Review Apr 2, 2014

Richard Ayoade follows 2010's Submarine with the darkly imaginative The Double, starring Jesse Eisenberg. Here's Ryan's review...

10 remarkable things about Species

Ryan Lambie Top 10 Apr 2, 2014

An all-star cast hunt down a female alien in 1995's Species. Here are 10 remarkable things about this very strange film...

Jason Statham unveils new deodorant range

Ryan Lambie News Apr 1, 2014

Action star Jason Statham now has his own brand of antiperspirant, which promises to provide the essence of man in a can...

Noah review

Ryan Lambie Review Mar 31, 2014

Russell Crowe builds a boat in Darren Aronofsky's biblical epic, Noah. Here's Ryan's review...

Richard Ayoade interview: The Double and social awkwardness

Ryan Lambie Interview Mar 31, 2014

As his latest film, The Double, appears in UK cinemas, we chat to director Richard Ayoade about its making, social awkwardness and more...

Phantasm V: Ravager - first trailer

Ryan Lambie Trailer Mar 28, 2014

Director Don Coscarelli returns to his bizarre horror franchise with Phantasm V: Ravager. Here's the first trailer...

The Borderlands review

Ryan Lambie Review Mar 28, 2014

Rural Devon's the setting for the off-beat found-footage horror, The Borderlands. Here's Ryan's review...

Crowdfunding Friday: Megafoot, Ishtar and airships

Ryan Lambie Feature Mar 28, 2014

It's another selection of crowdfunding goodness, this week including a cybernetic sasquatch and a documentary about Ishtar...

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