USA You’re OK!

Sometimes law is a blunt instrument, used by politicians to hammer people's lives in a certain direction, an ugly fabric of exception, exclusion and limitation, to bind, to shape to force. On rare occasions, la...

Why We Won’t Be Watching Avatar 2

James Cameron's Avatar was a brilliant piece of epic sci-fi entertainment. A hero overcoming both injury and tragedy, finding a just cause, flight and freedom, a beautifully realized, lush alien world, at once ...

Mad Max: Slightly Grumpy Road

Mad Max: Fury Road opens at ballistic, immediately escalates to nuclear, and then ramps up on to whatever the hell is more intense and manic than that. Maybe supernova, but that's a little too clean, all lovely...

David Lynch’s Twin Peaks Is Back!

David Lynch has announced on Twitter that Twin Peaks, with Lynch and Frost at the helm, is going ahead. Dear Twitter Friends, the rumors are not what they seem ..... It is !!! Happening again. #TwinPeaks ret...

Chickens With Pants!

In the same way humans would make amusing pets for a superior, alien species, perhaps only requiring a device like a control collar to curtail our more destructive and unsavoury behaviours, so with a little acc...