Well. For the men anyway! Justin Louis – Colonel Everett Young ““ The Leader”¦ maybe”¦ David Blue – Eli Wallace ““ The Geek”¦ Jamil Walker Smith ““ Sgt. Ronald Greer ““ The Tough Guy”¦ Brian J. Smith ““ Lt. Matthew […]
Ricardo Montalban has died aged 88. The actor passed away at home yesterday morning, although no cause of death has yet been given. The actor, famous for portraying Mr. Roarke in Fantasy Island, but familiar in sci-fi circles for his […]
Patrick McGoohan, best known for playing the title role in the 1960s cult show The Prisoner, has died in Los Angeles aged 80 after battling a short illness. Born in March 1928, McGoohan won two Emmys and his credits included […]
Sci-Fi Wire have posted an article on why FOX’s 24 is displaying a number of “sci-fi-esque” symptoms. It’s not a bad article, and worth reading if you’re a casual 24 viewer. Otherwise, you’re probably familiar with all the points. It’s […]
For our friends on both sides of the water (US and UK that is – apologies to anyone else divided by a body of water), we know that the airing schedule for 24 can often be quite complicated. We’ve summed […]
All I can think is: damn you FOX.
This cannot be good. No, seriously. Heading straight for the Wikipedia summary for this, I was greeted with the following: S. Darko takes place in the summer of 1995, seven years after the original film. It follows Donnie Darko’s younger […]
It’s been a few weeks since The Dark Knight splashed onto our home screens in DVD and Blu-Ray glory, and so hopefully those of you who didn’t see the movie an unhealthy number of times in the cinemas now have had the chance to do so.
Now that the hype has settled, and the dust begins to form on top of what is widely considered to be a modern day masterpiece, there have been one or two voices in the distance crying out to be heard. They proclaim The Dark Knight to be overrated: a over-hyped piece of cinema that’s simply too dark to be enjoyed. Some say it’s just not that good.
So what’s it to be? Is The Dark Knight truly a 21st Century wonder that will sit atop the favourite lists of film critics for decades to come, or is it simply much ado about nothing: a film made famous in no small part by the very tragic passing away of Heath Ledger. Is that too cynical?
Stargate actor Robert Picardo recently announced that the Stargate Atlantis finale – ‘Enemy at the Gate ‘ was a “well crafted” piece of television. It’s not. “Enemy at the Gate” is by no means Atlantis’ worst hour – not even […]