10 strange and unnerving paranormal powers in the movies

Ryan Lambie Top 10 Apr 24, 2013

From remote typing to making giraffes run around in a zoo, here's Ryan's pick of 10 strange and unnerving paranormal powers in cinema...

50 genuinely memorable movie death scenes

NP Horton Odd List Feb 22, 2013

Morbid imagery abounds, as Nick provides his selection of cinema's most spectacular, poignant and terrible deaths...

The fading wonder of video rental shops

Ryan Lambie Feature Jan 18, 2013

As horror movie V/H/S arrives in UK cinemas, Ryan thinks back to an era of browsing the shelves of video rental stores...

11 great eyeball gross out gags in the movies

Jeff Szpirglas Odd List Dec 11, 2012

From the 1920s to the present, here's a selection of 11 horrifying, unforgettable eyeball movie gags...

The James Clayton Column: A Cronenberg Christmas carol?

James Clayton Feature Nov 30, 2012

Is Scanners the ultimate post-Christmas dinner flick? James ponders the benefits of a Cronenbergian festive season...

Looking back at David Cronenberg’s Scanners

Ryan Lambie Feature Nov 23, 2012

Famous for its exploding head sequence, Scanners was one of David Cronenberg's earliest mainstream hits in the US. Ryan takes a look back...

Michael Ironside and the evolution of his missing body parts

Phil Beresford Odd List Nov 29, 2011

One of the great screen villains, Michael Ironside has a tendency to lose body parts. We salute the Laurence Olivier of the missing limb.

The 10 greatest low budget sci-fi movies

Ryan Lambie News Sep 15, 2010

Just to prove that you don’t need a huge budget to make a classic sci-fi movie, here’s our list of genre features whose ideas triumph over their lack of funds…

Eight movies that would have made great TV shows

Weekly episodes of the imagination...
Martin Anderson Odd List Aug 11, 2009

Money talks where blockbuster movies are concerned, but the ensuing TV spin-off can barely clear its throat...

Top 10 exploding people

Jack Brooks - Monster Slayer . Out on Monday.
Martin Anderson Top 10 Sep 25, 2008

Stand well back, as we run down some of the least stable characters in sci-fi and horror movies….