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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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...

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 8

Sarah Dobbs News Apr 22, 2008

How many things can you fit into Spike's head at once? Quite a lot, as it turns out, since now not only is he a vampire with a chip and a soul, he's also a sleeper agent with a trigger...

The Wig DVD review

Sarah Dobbs Review Apr 21, 2008

A wig playing host to a ghostly grudge terrorises an already damaged family... Sarah checks out this hair-raising Korean horror movie. (Sorry!)

Den of Geek wishlist: the essence of Angel

Sarah Dobbs News Apr 21, 2008

The definition of a wishlist: stuff you want, but really, really can't justify buying. Like this Angel statuette thingy...

Should one million signatures stop Uwe Boll making movies?

Uwe Boll
Sarah Dobbs News Apr 18, 2008

Film sites have been encouraging their readers to sign a petition to stop Uwe Boll. But why should we?

The Uwe Boll ready reckoner

Uwe Boll
Sarah Dobbs News Apr 18, 2008

Sarah watches every Uwe Boll film she can get her hands on, so you don't have to. Or at least so you'll know which one to start with...

Revisiting Buffy season 7 - episode 7

Conversations with Dead Poeple
Sarah Dobbs News Apr 17, 2008

Conversations with Dead People is one of the most highly acclaimed episodes of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Will it manage to win Sarah back over?

Steve Niles interview

Mr Steve Niles
Sarah Dobbs Interview Apr 16, 2008

He's the man behind 30 Days Of Night. He's writing stories set in Gotham City. And he's spared some time for a chat....