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Star Trek Discovery: first trailer.

May 18, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Star Trek Discovery: first trailer.

And here’s the first trailer for the CBS TV series of Star Trek Discovery, including yet another new look for the klingons.

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Agent 327 (gets a hair-cut).

May 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Agent 327 (gets a hair-cut).

Here’s a rather amusing teaser trailer for a proposed full-length animated feature based on Dutch artist Martin Lodewijk’s classic comic-book series, Agent 327. Apparently, the dudes at Blender Animation Studio are currently developing the story and looking for funding to bring this comedy animated spy-fy film into full fruition. Good luck, peeps.

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The Handmaid’s Tale TV series coming to the UK via Channel 4.

May 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Handmaid’s Tale TV series coming to the UK via Channel 4.

Channel 4 has just acquired US sci-fi series The Handmaid’s Tale from MGM Television – that’s the one starring Elisabeth Moss and Joseph Fiennes. The series also stars Samira Wiley, Max Minghella, Yvonne Strahovski, O-T Fagbenle, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer and Ann Dowd. It will air on Channel 4 later this month (May 2107). Based […]

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Alter Ego # 146 May 2017 (magazine review).

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Alter Ego # 146 May 2017 (magazine review).

The cream at the top of the latest ‘Alter Ego’ magazine has to be the interview with the extremely prolific comicbook writer, Doug Moench. If you’ve ever read Marvel’s ‘Master Of Kung Fu’ you can tell how his various artists rose to his writing. Richard J. Arndt’s interview covers Moench’s career through to his time […]

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2017 Lakes International Comic Art Festival Programme Revealed

May 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
2017 Lakes International Comic Art Festival Programme Revealed

2017 Lakes International Comic Art Festival Programme Revealed Kendal, 17th May 2017: The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is delighted to reveal its programme for its Festival Weekend in October 2017, celebrating comic art from across the world. The Festival Weekend features over 70 international guests, including Sergio Aragonés, Stan Sakai, Comics Laureate Charlie Adlard, Hannah Berry, Melinda Gebbie, Jason LaTour, Brendan […]

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War for the Planet of the Apes (last trailer).

May 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
War for the Planet of the Apes (last trailer).

Here’s the final trailer for the War for the Planet of the Apes movie. Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict in the post-plague world with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest […]

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Tidelands: where evil mermaids rule (new Netflix horror).

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Tidelands: where evil mermaids rule (new Netflix horror).

Netflix is creating a new horror TV series called Tidelands, billed as a supernatural crime drama (shooting will start in Queensland, Australia in 2018). The drama follows a former criminal as she returns home to the small fishing village of Orphelin Bay. When the body of a local fisherman washes ashore, she must uncover the […]

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Underworld: Blood Wars (2016) (Blu-ray horror film review).

May 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
Underworld: Blood Wars (2016) (Blu-ray horror film review).

Odd thing. The blu-ray version of ‘Underworld: Blood Wars’ is 91 minutes long and the DVD version is 80 or 88 minutes depending where you look. Make of that as you will, I’m reviewing the blu-ray version. I’m a little behind watching the ‘Underworld’ films and this is the fifth in series. Fortunately, there is […]

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The Orville (new scifi comedy TV: Galaxyquest-style).

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The Orville (new scifi comedy TV: Galaxyquest-style).

Here’s the new Fox comedy space opera TV series which rips the urine out of Star Trek even more than Galaxyquest did – but does it do it with the same degree of style? We shall see! There’s a Planetary Union, some very familiar shiny ships (and the bad aliens’ quite familiar green ones), and there’s […]

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Radiate (Book Three in The Lightless Trilogy) by C.A. Higgins (book review)

May 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Radiate (Book Three in The Lightless Trilogy) by C.A. Higgins   (book review)

C.A. Higgins’ novel ‘Radiate’ is now twice removed from the first book in the series, ‘Lightless’, where there was a revolution brewing in our Solar system’s populated planets and moons. Even further then the sequel, ‘Supernova’, where the leader of the revolution faces her apparent demise. None of this is helped with no proper recap […]

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