Time-travelling agent Rip Hunter must assemble a disparate group of both superheroes and villains to confront an unstoppable threat to the planet Earth … and to time itself. DC’s Legends of Tomorrow the TV series is coming soon to The CW. This is the first trailer.
Remember the Limitless movie with actor Bradley Cooper as the drug-enhanced 2.0 human – or should that be superhuman? Well, he’s back in a new TV series of the same name which sets up some guy called Brian Finch as a young chap who discovers the power of the mysterious drug NZT. In this new CBS drama […]
Based upon the characters created by Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth and Mike Dringenberg for DC Entertainment’s Vertigo imprint, LUCIFER is the story of the original fallen angel. Bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, LUCIFER MORNINGSTAR (Tom Ellis, “Merlin”) has abandoned his throne and retired to L.A., where he owns Lux, an upscale nightclub. […]
Minority Report, the new TV series, takes up where the movie finished off, and follows the unlikely partnership between a man haunted by the future and a cop haunted by her past, as they race to stop the worst crimes of the year 2065 before they happen. Set in Washington, D.C., it is 10 years […]
‘Elementary’ has been a transatlantic hit and a 24 episode replacement for the rarely seen BBC’s ‘Sherlock’. Jonny Lee Miller’s twitchy ex-heroin addict has a certain charm and invites our attention. Although the series can be variable in content, the characters of Sherlock Holmes and Joan Watson have been interesting as the series developed over […]
Based on a series of books by Diana Gabaldon, ‘Outlander’ is a new television show about a young woman transported in time from the 1940s to the 1740s. It is set in Scotland and, right from the very beginning, the soundtrack refuses to let you forget that! From opening bagpipes to closing harp, this album […]
UFO Original Screenplays Volume 1 by Gerry & Sylvia Anderson, Tony Barwick and Ian Scott Stewart (book review).
I came across ‘UFO Original Screenplays Volume 1’ on the long river website about five years back being sold at astronomical (sic) prices but added it to my buy list there and hoped I might be lucky. It suddenly disappeared off the list when it wasn’t available at all and then suddenly a decently priced […]