Nov 3, 2011
With the remake of Straw Dogs out today, James ponders the wisdom of returning to classic movies, particularly in light of the disastrous Wicker Man…
Oct 27, 2011
A spell in hospital leaves James cut off from cinema, and desperate for a return to geekdom. Still, at least he hasn’t mutated into a giant swan. Yet…
Oct 20, 2011
As Contagion sweeps like a plague into UK cinemas, James looks at five Hollywood actors who are surely immune to infection…
Oct 13, 2011
Real Steel brings boxing robots to the big screen. But does it, James wonders, hint at a future dominated by artificial intelligence…?
Oct 6, 2011
Which spies and organisations would you really trust to save the world? And is Johnny English our best bet?
Sep 29, 2011
As Shark Night 3D swims ominously into cinemas, James comes up with a few 3D horror concepts of his own. Hen Night 3D, anyone…?
Sep 22, 2011
In this week’s column, the release of Warrior inspires James to look back over the work of one of the UK’s finest actors, Tom Hardy…
Sep 15, 2011
Ahead of Drive’s release in cinemas, James takes a leisurely cruise through the history of auto-obsessed movies…
Sep 8, 2011
With Apollo 18 offering up a horror experience on the Moon, James explores other possible reasons why visits to our nearest neighbour have ceased…
Sep 1, 2011
In this week’s column, James gets his teeth into Fright Night, and asks whether we’re now officially bored with vampires…