• TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Alien -the xenomorphous, fictional, endoparasitoid extra-terrestrial species that tried to kick Ellen Ripley’s ass but failed. Designed by renowned Swiss Surrealist artist HR Geiger...

    Alien Immortalised

    TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Alien -the xenomorphous, fictional, endoparasitoid extra-terrestrial species that tried to kick Ellen Ripley’s ass but failed. Designed by renowned Swiss Surrealist artist HR Geiger...

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  • TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Jaws - Steven Spielberg’s <em>Jaws</em> (1975) is considered the father of the summer blockbuster and also one of the first ‘high concept’ films – its impact on cinema was nothing less than monumental.

    Jaws wreaks mental havoc

    TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Jaws - Steven Spielberg’s Jaws (1975) is considered the father of the summer blockbuster and also one of the first ‘high concept’ films – its impact on cinema was nothing less than monumental.

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  • TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Grendel - is a bit of a mommy’s boy but fearsome nonetheless. Based on the Anglo-Saxon epic poem <em>Beowulf</em>, Robert Zemeckis’s film of the same name uses a motion capture process to bring  the heroic tale of Beowulf to life.

    Grendel has a tantrum

    TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Grendel - is a bit of a mommy’s boy but fearsome nonetheless. Based on the Anglo-Saxon epic poem Beowulf, Robert Zemeckis’s film of the same name uses a motion capture process to bring the heroic tale of Beowulf to life.

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  • TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Pan's Pale Man - The exquisite complexity of Pan’s Labyrinth encapsulates the equivocal nature of the oral folk tales passed down from generation to generation in a society that has long since vanished.

    Pan’s Pale Man

    TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Pan's Pale Man - The exquisite complexity of Pan’s Labyrinth encapsulates the equivocal nature of the oral folk tales passed down from generation to generation in a society that has long since vanished.

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  • TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Medusa - Who cares about plot, performance, cinematography, production and direction when a chick with snake-hair is running the show?

    Clash of the Gorgons

    TOP TEN BADASS FILM CREATURES: Medusa - Who cares about plot, performance, cinematography, production and direction when a chick with snake-hair is running the show?

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  • LYRICAL LOITERINGS OF A LISTENER - The United States of America, also known as ‘the land of the free and the home of the brave’, has spent a lifetime propagating the bravado of The Great American Dream.

    Rob Zombie decontaminates The Great American Dream

    LYRICAL LOITERINGS OF A LISTENER - The United States of America, also known as ‘the land of the free and the home of the brave’, has spent a lifetime propagating the bravado of The Great American Dream.

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  • FILM REVIEW - I believe wholeheartedly in the sanctity of creative license - it's what makes cinema art. And I am not hating on re-makes. They have their place in cinema, and they have the potential to astound...

    Is Freddy Finally Dead?

    FILM REVIEW - I believe wholeheartedly in the sanctity of creative license - it's what makes cinema art. And I am not hating on re-makes. They have their place in cinema, and they have the potential to astound...

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  • Great satire touches on contentious issues. And as much as one would like to magic-wand Britney Spears out of earshot and brain space it's just not possible...

    Contemplating Britney

    Great satire touches on contentious issues. And as much as one would like to magic-wand Britney Spears out of earshot and brain space it's just not possible...

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  • LYRICAL LOITERINGS OF A LISTENER - In 1994, The Crow achieved cult status, not only because of the film’s venerated dark avenger but because of the ‘on-screen’ death of Brandon Lee...

    The Crow: an artful death and a burning soul

    LYRICAL LOITERINGS OF A LISTENER - In 1994, The Crow achieved cult status, not only because of the film’s venerated dark avenger but because of the ‘on-screen’ death of Brandon Lee...

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  • The highly anticipated first episode of the second season of Glee aired a Monday ago (11 January), and the blogosphere is having a rant.

    Glee: ‘Same’ is the name of the game

    The highly anticipated first episode of the second season of Glee aired a Monday ago (11 January), and the blogosphere is having a rant.

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