May 19, 2011
As Attack The Block introduces the idea of aliens versus youths, James comes up with a few high-concept invasion movie ideas of his own...
May 12, 2011
If you're looking for inspiration for your next job, then your local multiplex might have some answers, reckons James...
May 5, 2011
Is swearing in movies like Kick-Ass and Oscar-friendly The King’s Speech anything to get uptight about? The censors say yes, but James isn’t so sure…
Apr 14, 2011
James went to see Zack Snyder's Sucker Punch. And he's got a few thoughts...
Apr 7, 2011
In the wake of Limitless and its IQ-boosting wonder drug, James looks back at the uneasy relationship between controlled substances and the movies…
Mar 31, 2011
Shaken by the absence of submersible vessels in Richard Ayoade’s Submarine, James wonders, what’s in a name…?
Mar 24, 2011
The macho action of Battle: Los Angeles leaves James pondering the US Marine Corp’s perpetual aggression against alien visitors in films…
Mar 17, 2011
In this week’s column, James ponders the benefits of wearing a samurai outfit and cinema’s delusions of domestic bliss…
Mar 9, 2011
Unknown sees Liam Neeson stuck in the middle of an identity crisis. James’ advice? Follow the example of acting chameleon Johnny Depp…
Mar 3, 2011
With The Rite and Drive Angry 3D bringing infernal themes to the big screen, James looks back at Beelzebub’s enduring presence in pop culture…