Hercules

The BBFC and 12 years of 12A: does the system work?

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 30, 2014

The BBFC has released a video explaining how the 12A system works. But does it make sense, and how effective is it?

Hercules review

Ryan Lambie Review Jul 23, 2014

Dwayne Johnson takes on the role of a club-wielding demigod in Brett Ratner’s Hercules. What’s not to like? Here’s Ryan’s review...

The problem with footage screenings

Simon Brew Feature Jul 11, 2014

What's wrong with screening some footage of a big film in advance, to generate some interest? Quite a lot, argues Simon...

New trailer lands for Brett Ratner's Hercules

Simon Brew Trailer Jun 3, 2014

Dwayne Johnson takes on the role of Hercules in Brett Ratner's upcoming blockbuster. Here's the latest trailer...

The trailer for Brett Ratner's Hercules with Dwayne Johnson

Simon Brew Trailer Mar 26, 2014

Brett Ratner directs Dwayne Johnson in 2014's second Hercules movie. Here's the first trailer...

James Woods interview: Videodrome, The Hard Way, Hercules and more

Simon Brew Interview Feb 28, 2014

James Woods chat to us about The Hard Way, Videodrome, Hercules, Back To The Future, JFK and more...

Hercules heads into production

Glen Chapman News Jun 11, 2013

Dwayne Johnson heads up an impressive ensemble cast in Brett Ratner's take on the graphic novel Hercules: The Thracian Wars.

Release date confirmed for Brett Ratner’s Hercules

Mr Brett Ratner
Simon Brew News Jan 17, 2013

Dwayne Johnson is set to play Hercules in Brett Ratner's next movie, Hercules. And it's now got a release date...

MGM wants Dwayne Johnson to be Hercules

Glen Chapman News Feb 26, 2012

Who better than The Rock to play the demigod Hecules? Nobody, according to MGM and Brett Ratner...

Music in the movies: Alan Menken

Alan Menken
Glen Chapman News May 16, 2011

With Disney’s Tangled due out on DVD and Blu-ray next week, Glen looks at the work of its composer, the talented Alan Menken…