Sarah Dobbs

Sarah is a freelance writer and editor. She loves horror movies, unusual storytelling techniques, and smoking jackets. Ask her about the Saw movies. Go on, ask.

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Special Edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone on the way!

The new cover for Sorcerer's Stone
Sarah Dobbs News May 22, 2008

Thought you'd bought all the Harry Potter books you were ever going to buy? Think again...

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 17

Buffy lies my parents told me
Sarah Dobbs News May 21, 2008

Hurrah, finally some pay off for one of season 7's most interesting plot strands in Lies My Parents Told Me. Pity so many characters seem to be stuck in stupid mode...

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 16

Willow and Kennedy in 'Storyteller'
Sarah Dobbs News May 19, 2008

Could Storyteller be Buffy the Vampire Slayer season 7's one redeeming episode? Maybe... or maybe not?

Revisiting Buffy season 7 archives

Sarah Dobbs News May 16, 2008

Here's the complete list of Sarah's recaps of Buffy the Vampire Slayer season 7

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 15

Buffy get it done
Sarah Dobbs News May 15, 2008

Buffy finds out more about the origin of the Slayer powers in Get It Done... and Sarah smacks herself repeatedly in the forehead for agreeing to watch this again.

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 14

Buffy First Date
Sarah Dobbs News May 12, 2008

Buffy and Xander go on first dates - not with one another - and Sarah's pleasantly surprised by this episode...

Den of Geek wishlist: a TARDIS suitcase

De Who and assistant with TARDIS
Sarah Dobbs News May 9, 2008

Some ideas are just too good to be ignored. A suitcase that looks like the TARDIS - that's genius, surely?

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 13

Buffy killer in me
Sarah Dobbs News May 8, 2008

It's funny how much expectations shape your perception of things. Remembering The Killer In Me as a weak episode, Sarah finds herself pleasantly surprised...

Batman vs The Dark Knight - why so similar?

So cool it hurts - the new poster for the Dark Knight
Sarah Dobbs News May 6, 2008

Oh, what a tangled web we weave, when first we try to reboot a franchise for no apparent reason using lots of the same story elements the original films used

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 12

Buffy potential
Sarah Dobbs News May 6, 2008

Misunderstanding leads to analysis of what actually makes a hero. Sarah could have done without the first 35 minutes of Potential...

The 10 best chairs to sit on while playing Grand Theft Auto 4

Sarah Dobbs News May 2, 2008

Grand Theft Auto 4 is apparently the only thing anyone cares about this week. Here's the last remaining list worth making about it...

Dragon Wars DVD review

Here be dragons...
Sarah Dobbs Review May 2, 2008

Sarah expects a film about dragon wars to feature lots of dragons. Preferably warring. Sadly, Dragon Wars only really had one dragon, which doesn't make for much of a war...

10 serial killers to snuggle with

Cuddly Saw
Sarah Dobbs News May 1, 2008

Imagine yourself tucked up in bed at night, sheet under your chin, teddy bear under your arm... no, wait! That's not a teddy bear! ARGHHHH!

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 11

Sarah Dobbs News May 1, 2008

It's Showtime! Yeah! Woo! Er, except this episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer is virtually identical to the last one...

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 10

Bring on the Night
Sarah Dobbs News Apr 29, 2008

Sarah revisits Buffy the Vampire Slayer episode Bring On The Night. Bring on the plot, more like...

How the 'Stop Uwe Boll' petition got started in the first place

Uwe Boll
Sarah Dobbs News Apr 28, 2008

The man behind the now infamous Stop Dr Uwe Boll petition explains his original intentions - and how he'd change the petition now, if he could...

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 9

Sarah Dobbs News Apr 24, 2008

Sarah forces herself through yet another episode of Buffy season 7, but is starting to feel impatient with it. C'mon, people, make something happen!

About the last line of Blade Runner...

Harrison Ford in Blade Runner
Sarah Dobbs News Apr 24, 2008

Blade Runner is one of those films that divides people. Sarah falls into the "it's a masterpiece" camp. But, er, about the last line of The Final Cut...

Exclusive: Heroes soundtrack artwork!

Heroes soundtrack CD
Sarah Dobbs News Apr 23, 2008

Click this way for exlusive Steven Parke artwork taken from the forthcoming Heroes soundtrack CD! (Tracklisting also inside...)

10 movie reasons not to take the plane

Snakes on a Plane
Sarah Dobbs News Apr 22, 2008

Movies are good at enhancing all sorts of irrational fears. Here are ten movies that really won't help with your fear of flying...