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Opinion: Critical Writing in the Digital Age

The move online has been seismic. If you want to be a viable business, instantaneous communication or access to information then you have got to get online. It is easy – and if I’m honest, rather boring – to get lost in the Utopian vision of the world of the web. Still, as the world […]

Review: American Ultra

Starring Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg, American Ultra offers a meld of some of the most popular film genres today, action, romance and dark comedy. It should not, however, be dubbed a dark rom-com – if there is such a thing – if only for the fact that a bulk of the film watching public may take against […]

Cate Blanchett May Star In Adaptation Of ‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette?’

The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that ‘Cate Blanchett is in negotiations to star in Where’d You Go, Bernadette? for Annapurna Pictures’ with Richard Liknklater (Boyhood) as director. The film is based on the 2012 novel by Maria Semple. Without giving too much away, the plot centres on the disappearance of one Bernadette Fox following a school […]

Martial Artist Scott Adkins Joins cast of Doctor Strange

The Wrap has reported that martial artist Scott Adkins will join the cast of Marvel’s Doctor Strange. The revelation was brought to light by ‘an individual familiar with the project’. However, details of Adkins’ role still remain unknown with Marvel declining to comment and with representatives for Adkins also remaining quiet. Even so, Haleigh Foutch of Collider writes that […]

New WGN Series Outsiders Gets A Full-Length Trailer

Outsiders is a new show premiering on WGN next year. It tells of  the Farrells, a family, a clan, who live in the Mountains. They are in every sense above the law. However, when the land-owning ground dwellers discover that ‘there’s gold in them hills’, they decide to serve an eviction. The Farrells are forced to […]

Redd Foxx Cast In Richard Pryor Biopic

Collider reports that Tracy Morgan is set to play Redd Foxx in the Lee Daniels biopic of comedian Richard Pryor. For those not familiar with the career of Richard Pryor or the US stand-up scene in the second half of the 20th Century, Foxx was the comedian who gave Pryor his first break on The Redd […]

Promotional Banners For Star Wars: The Force Awakens Revealed

Over the last few weeks we’ve gotten a good look at the characters that will drive the forth coming instalment of Star Wars. However, now we get to choose sides, or (more accurately favourites). Finn (John Boyega), Rey (Daisy Ridley) and Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) have all been made into international banners. The banners act as […]

Marvel To Launch Comic Book Mini-Series To Accompany Deadpool Movie

According to The Hollywood Reporter, following the release of Deadpool next year, Marvel intends to release a five part comic book mini-series titled Deadpool and the Mercs for Money. Graeme McMillan writes that the story will be penned “by Uncanny X-Men writer Cullen Bunn, with art by Salva Espin“. It is not yet clear how closely […]

Next The Flash/Arrow Crossover Will Have All The Heroes

In just three weeks, The Flash and Arrow will feature another pair of crossover episodes. On the heels of past success, The CW has much to live up to. However, with the release of this promotional  photograph it seems that those involved are rising to the occasion. The picture features the titular Flash and Green Arrow. With them […]

First Poster Revealed For Zoolander 2

After being in the pipeline for over a decade, Zoolander 2 is on the way and hailing its arrival is a poster. It’s eerie. You’d be forgiven for thinking smartphones were made for these two. In fact you can well imagine Derek Zoolander (Ben Stiller) or Hansel McDonald (Owen Wilson) taking credit for inventing the selfie. […]