The OA is a new television scifi series created by Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij due to debut on December 16th 2016 on Netflix. The first series consists of eight one-hour episodes produced by Plan B and Anonymous Content. It’s about a girl who returns home as a young adult after disappearing – being abducted, […]
Here’s a brand new trailer for Sherlock series 4, and hey, he loves you very, very much.
We’re not a coven, just three powerful women who encounter ‘The Lost Child Of Lychford’. This is a welcome sequel to ‘The Witches Of Lychford’, where the three encounter some serious power from the other side. In fact, from all sides. This time the women are divided by their experiences, their power lost because each […]
Sherlock Holmes For The 21st Century: Essays On New Adaptations edited by Lynette Porter (book review).
‘Sherlock Holmes For The 21st Century’ is a series of essays produced from various academics covering the use of the Sherlock Holmes character in current media. Sherlock Holmes is almost constantly on our screens. Well, it would be if only more of it could be churned out. Instead, we have been teased with very short […]
Doctor Who: The Return Of Doctor Mysterio is the 2016 Xmas special that will be shown on BBC One on 25th December (it’s the twelfth Christmas special since the show’s revival in 2005), written by Steven Moffat and directed by Ed Bazalgette. The episode stars Peter Capaldi as the Doctor and Matt Lucas as Nardole, […]
In the War for the Planet of the Apes film, the third chapter of the franchise, Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict 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 to […]
The Expanse‘s second season will be upon us early next year on SyFy (and, I guess, Netflix soon after) – February 1st 2017, in fact. It’s quickly become must-watch space opera science fiction in much the same was as the old Battlestar Galactica reboot. I’ve read all the Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck books (written under […]
The Spider-Man: Homecoming movie starring Tom Holland, Robert Downey Jr. and others, in the cinemas next year (2017) on July 7th. Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego […]
‘The Devils’ Evidence’ is the second novel in a series about Thomas Fool. He first appeared in ‘The Devil’s Detective’ and I think you can see where this is heading. These books crossover between horror and murder mystery. Thomas Fool’s beat is Hell and it’s not for the faint-hearted. As commander of Hell’s Information Men, […]