TV review: The Defenders

August 18, 2017 0

So here we are.  28 months, 65 episodes and a billion dead ninjas since the surprisingly successful rehabilitation of Matt Murdoch, and we’ve reached the end of the Marvel Netflix Universe Phase One.


Ready Player One: First trailer for Spielberg’s latest

July 29, 2017 0

Spielberg returns to popcorn cinema with Ready Player One based on Ernest Cline’s bestselling trashy novel. From this teaser trailer, it looks like it’s going to be a Who Framed Roger Rabbit for popular culture, with


Why did the BBC never do a Indiana Jones knockoff?

July 10, 2017 0

American telly and British telly have a comparatively odd relationship. We tended to buy the lowest common denominator schlock from the networks, while they tended to be more choosy. We try to flog them our