Latest Movie Features

James Bond 007: revisiting Moonraker

Max Williams Feature Apr 27, 2015

There's a good case to be made for this being the silliest Bond of them all, but Moonraker's still a lot of fun...

Why movie universes need standalone films

Simon Brew Feature Apr 27, 2015

It's all very well having interlinked films in a cinematic universe. But some stories deserve a film to themselves...

The heart of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

James Clayton Feature Apr 25, 2015

Why it's the humanisms, rather than the superheroes, that lie at the heart of Marvel's successes....

22 questions about Avengers: Age Of Ultron answered

James Hunt Feature Apr 24, 2015

Spoilers: we've gone through Joss Whedon's Avengers: Age Of Ultron and tried to answer the many questions it raises....

Ultron and the meaning of robots and AI in modern SF movies

Ryan Lambie Feature Apr 24, 2015

Age Of Ultron is about evil AI, and Ex Machina’s about a sentient robot. Ryan explores the link between these and other modern SF films.

23 specially-shot movie teaser trailers

Ryan Lambie Simon Brew Feature Apr 22, 2015

From Psycho to Jurassic Park, here are 23 teaser trailers that don't show a frame of footage from the movies they're advertising...

13 British comedy stars lured to Hollywood in the 1990s

Simon Brew Feature Apr 21, 2015

Hollywood went hunting for lots of British comedy talent in the 1990s - and lured the likes of Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry and Emma Thompson...

The Golden Compass: what went wrong?

Andrew Blair Feature Apr 21, 2015

With fantasy franchises having been so popular in recent years, why did Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials series stop before it got going?

Night Of The Living Dead, and its 28 follow-ups

Alex Carter Feature Apr 20, 2015

George A Romero's classic Night Of The Living Dead arguably has 28 follow-ups to date. We've even done a flowchart to prove it...

Celebrating bad artwork on DVD reissues

Simon Brew Feature Apr 20, 2015

When a DVD gets a reissue, its distributor tends to change the artwork. Er, not always for the better...

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