HOW HAVE I NOT HEARD OF NEIL GAIMAN?

The question still simmers away in my mind some 4 years after I first asked it, having just eagerly consumed my first novel of his… “How have I not heard of Neil Gaiman?” Having been provided a well-loved, well-worn copy of Neverwhere by my father, I ravenously devoured it whilst Continue reading HOW HAVE I NOT HEARD OF NEIL GAIMAN?

JOKER: REVIEW

Joaquin Phoenix IS the Joker. There’s no getting away from it. And up on the Dolby Cinema screen (now open at Odeon Cinema, Trafford Centre), he looks nothing short of perfect for the role. This is a very dark back story, told in a 1980’s Gotham City, with director Todd Continue reading JOKER: REVIEW

WHO IS THE BADDEST JOKER OF THEM ALL?

To celebrate the release of The Joker, a new study has revealed the crimes committed of every single Joker to grace the big screen. As a result, what of the resulting prison sentences? Of course, for acting credits, it’s subjective as to which is your favourite version of this comic Continue reading WHO IS THE BADDEST JOKER OF THEM ALL?

80 YEARS OF BATMAN: WHO IS THE DEADLIEST DARK KNIGHT?

To celebrate 80 years of Batman, a new study analyses the details of every Batman film ever produced: Throughout all films produced to date, Batman has punched 275 ‘bad guys’, 18 police officers, defeated 23 supervillains and killed 83 times Total Box Office takings amount to $6.7 Billion USD. Accounting Continue reading 80 YEARS OF BATMAN: WHO IS THE DEADLIEST DARK KNIGHT?

COMIC BOOK MOVIES LEAGUE TABLE

It’s a debate for the ages, one which will never truly be decided, but we’re gonna have a stab at doing so in the fairest way possible – which is the best modern day comic book movie? We all know it’s The Dark Knight, but how to justify such a Continue reading COMIC BOOK MOVIES LEAGUE TABLE

ONE FOR THE KIDS

If you have kids then you’ll know how they can be repetitive. I don’t mean that to sound bad, what I mean is they thrive on routine and if you give them something that they like, they’ll do it again and again until it’s no fun any more and you Continue reading ONE FOR THE KIDS

COMING UP IN 2016

A bit of a prediction for the forthcoming year with the much anticipated film Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice; it’s going to be pants. I feel like all of the good work done by Christopher Nolan with the Batman series will come undone. To be honest it started to Continue reading COMING UP IN 2016