Annihilation is a two hour heap of bizarre…

Annihilation is a bizarre film. It’s a high concept science fiction movie that’s currently in theatres in the US and, due to some distribution weirdness, on Netflix in a bunch of other regions. The latter was how I experienced Annihilation, and I can’t help but think this is the cinematic equivalent of eating Starburst with […]

Read More

Information Overload

As a dedicated fan of comics, video games, films and television, I try to consume as many examples of these mediums as possible. The rise of online and cloud-based services, such as ComiXology, Netflix and Sky Player has made this increasingly convenient, especially living in the UK where access to comics is far more limited […]

Read More

J.J. Abrams is Directing Star Wars Episode VII

Star Wars

Last night saw the Twitterverse explode with news that J.J. Abrams will direct the next episode of the Star Wars saga. Recent reports had claimed J.J. had declined the offer, so yesterday’s revelation that the Spielbergian director of Lost and Super 8 will be taking the reigns of George Lucas’ space opera immediately sent anyone […]

Read More