Looking Back

Coraline and the value of scary family films

Mark Harrison Feature Sep 10, 2014

As Laika prepares to release The Boxtrolls, we look back at its earlier stop-motion masterpiece, the horror-tinged Coraline...

Revisiting So I Married An Axe Murderer

Aliya Whiteley Feature Sep 9, 2014

One of Mike Myers' lesser-known films, 1993's So I Married An Axe Murderer is well worth revisiting, Aliya writes...

Looking back at Highlander III: The Sorcerer

Alex Carter Feature Sep 4, 2014

Alex takes a look back at one of the most, er, not bad films ever made. It's Highlander III. It's better than Highlander II at least...

Looking back at Johnny Mnemonic

Kyle McManus Feature Aug 15, 2014

One of the few big-screen adaptations of William Gibson's sci-fi, Johnny Mnemonic was largely ignored at the box-office. Kyle looks back...

Looking back at The Running Man

Simon Brew Feature Aug 6, 2014

A 1980s sci-fi classic? The last film Arnold Schwarzenegger made before he got really powerful? Guilty on both counts, Simon argues...

Looking back at Werner Herzog's Nosferatu

Jeff Szpirglas Feature Aug 5, 2014

Now 35 years old, Werner Herzog's take on Nosferatu still contains a shadowy, uundiminished power, Jeff writes...

Looking back at Bill Murray's lost sci-fi movie

Aliya Whiteley Feature Jul 14, 2014

Nothing Lasts Forever is a 1984 sci-fi movie with Zach Galligan and Bill Murray that disappeared. Yet it's resurfaced.

Looking back at Peter Sellers in Hoffman

Aliya Whiteley Feature Jul 1, 2014

Aliya looks back at the film Peter Sellers wanted destroyed and finds it very, very dark indeed...

Looking back at Nick Fury: Agent Of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Matt Edwards Feature Jun 25, 2014

It's been 16 years since there was a Nick Fury movie. He was played by - really - David Hasselhoff. We made Matt watch it.

Looking back at Arachnophobia and its PG-rated horror

Simon Brew Feature Jun 24, 2014

Arachnophobia: the film that mixed Jeff Daniels, Julian Sands, John Goodman and some spiders. Here's our lookback...

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