What is ‘The Colour of Magic (movie)’?

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After the seminal ‘Hogfather’ and before the rather brilliant ‘Going Postal’ Sky 1 decided to turn their hand to where the Discworld series began with………………………………..

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What is ‘Pontypool’?

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What began life as a book, became a film and ended up as an audio drama; which makes sense as infections like this tend to spread. Inspired by War of the worlds this shows the ‘dawn of the dead’ from one small radio booth in one small town on a very lonely Valentines day. This is…………………..

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What is ‘Mythica: The Godslayer’?

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Or Mythica the Dragon slayer as it is known over here which doesn’t make sense for as I recall there is only one dragon in the movie and he isn’t even insulted by the end of the movie never mind slain. So after four other movies and some ups and downs and some more downs here we are on the final part of the Mythica tale…………

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What is ‘Darkon’?

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Darkon is a Larp group run on the east coast of north America in a place famed for the lack of sexual prowess of a ruler of an entirely different country. With councils, executive boards and senates Darkon is thus to Lord of the Rings what episode 1 is to sci-fi. In truth I have no idea what Darkon is like because it is far away and involves going outside and talking to people. Fortunately there is a movie version; that being……………………………….

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What is ‘Knights of Badassdom’?

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Making a movie based on a nerdy fandom is always a tricky task. Poke too much fun and you risk alienating the small audience who will go see and appreciate your movie. Too nice and respectful and you get “Fanboys”. But with the rise of nerddom ‘Free Enterprise’ aint gonna cut it anymore. What was once the target of movies made on college campuses and spread on the web is now heading for prime time with……………………………………………….

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