Jonathan Barker Dies: Producer & Sk Films Co-Founder/CEO Was 67

Jonathan Barker Dies: Producer & Sk Films Co-Founder/CEO Was 67 Jonathan Barker, a producer and executive who co-founded the giant-screen producer-distributor Sk Films and was its CEO, died Thursday morning of cancer in Toronto. He was 67. Also a board member of ...

‘Looney Tunes’ Getting Short-Form Revival At WB Animation

Warner Bros Animation is creating a new series of short-form cartoons based on the studio’s iconic Looney Tunes Cartoons franchise featuring the likes of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and the gang that will ...

Bugs: remembering an ahead-of-its-time tech TV thriller

Alastair Stewart Mar 2, 2017 Arguably, British tech ensemble Bugs paved the way for the likes of Spooks, Sherlock, Torchwood and more... It feels a long time ago that watching Saturday night TV with ...

'Space Jam': THR's 1996 Review

On Nov. 15, 1996, Warner Bros. teamed with Michael Jordan to launch Space Jam in theaters, eventually grossing more than $230 million worldwide. The Hollywood Reporter's original review is below. ...

Doctor Who: geeky spots in The Magician's Apprentice

Spoilers: here are our viewing notes for Doctor Who series 9 episode 1, The Magician's Apprentice. There's a lot to spot... When a show has over 50 years of history, it can sometimes be hard to keep ...

Brian Clemens: an appreciation of The Avengers and The Professionals writer

We pay tribute to Brian Clemens, a screenwriter and producer whose work lit up 1970s cult TV and beyond... Brian Clemens, who died earlier this week aged 83, was a highly respected screenwriter and ...

Brian Clemens: 1931 – 2015

Brian Clemens, one of the defining writers of British television in the 20th century, has passed away aged 83. Best known for his work on The Avengers and numerous other cult series of the telefantasy ...

'Doctor Who' at 50: 5 shows that tried to fill the sci-fi's slot

It's pretty hard to fathom now that BBC One is on the verge of celebrating the show's 50th anniversary in spectacular fashion, but there was a time when (whisper it) Doctor Who wasn't on television. ...

'Game of Thrones' adds Fintan McKeown, Ian Whyte to cast

'Game of Thrones' adds Fintan McKeown, Ian Whyte to cast Fintan McKeown has joined the cast of HBO's Game of Thrones. The actor will play Amory Lorch in the fantasy drama's second season, according to Winter Is Coming. A landed knight of House Lorch, the ...

From Chimera to Crusoe – The Stephen Gallagher Interview

Eleventh Hour Salford born writer Stephen Gallagher first came to prominence with the release of his novel Chimera. The book became a hit TV show and Stephen has since gone on to enjoy huge success ...

Paul (2011)

Directed by: Greg Mottola Written by: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost Cast: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Seth Rogen, Jason Bateman, Kristen Wiig Graeme Willy (Simon Pegg) and Clive Gollings (Nick Frost) are two ...

The Apparition to Materialize in 2012

Looks like we're going to be waiting a bit longer than first anticipated for Dark Castle's next ghostly cinematic gathering for Warner Bros. The studio that Bugs built has pulled Todd Lincoln's The ...

Win And Soon the Darkness on DVD

And Soon the Darkness is released today, 7th March on DVD and Blu-ray and to celebrate, Optimum Home Entertainment have given us three copies of the movie to give away. And Soon the Darkness stars ...

The forgotten films of James Franco

James Franco’s performance in 127 Hours was rightly praised, but what of his earlier, less prominent roles? Ti takes a look back… James Franco has just been nominated for Best Actor for his role as ...

DVD Playhouse: June 2010

DVD Playhouse—June 2010 By Allen Gardner The White Ribbon (Sony) On the eve of Ww I, a small village in Germany is struck by a series of tragic, seemingly unconnected events until the townspeople, ...

Entertainer Travalena Dead At 66

Entertainer Travalena Dead At 66 Entertainer Fred Travalena has become the latest star to pass away in a week of tragic celebrity deaths. The impressionist and singer was 66 when he died at his home in Encino, California on Sunday. ...

DVD Playhouse: April 2009

DVD Playhouse—April 2009 By Allen Gardner Milk (Universal) Sean Penn deservedly captured his second Best Actor Oscar (and Dustin Lance Black a statuette for his original screenplay) in director Gus ...