Spooky and magical 80s kids' TV dramas: 1980-84

Alex Westthorp Sep 14, 2016 Did fantasy dramas Chocky, The Box Of Delights and Dramarama leave an impression on you as a kid? Revisit those nightmares here... Spooky, always magical and occasionally ...

9 terrific British sci-fi novels of the 1960s

facebook twitter google+ Here are 9 of the best 60s British sci-fi novels, featuring thrillers, alternative histories, apocalyptic tales and more... Read our celebration of 8 amazing British ...

The top 50 80s kids' TV themes

From Bananaman to Grange Hill, join us in a spot of TV nostalgia as we celebrate 50 great 1980s kids' TV theme songs... There comes a time to turn away from the horrors of the world and retreat ...

8 unintentionally scary children's TV characters that still terrify us

Halloween is traditionally a time for vampires, witches, werewolves and other such traditional figures from the horror genre. But here at Digital Spy, our most chilling childhood memories aren't ...

Mark Kermode's DVD round-up

Side Effects; The Paperboy; The Host; Welcome to the Punch; A Late Quartet; In the House; GI Joe: Retaliation Released amid declarations that he was to stop making feature films, Steven Soderbergh's ...

Mark Kermode's DVD round-up

Side Effects; The Paperboy; The Host; Welcome to the Punch; A Late Quartet; In the House; GI Joe: Retaliation Released amid declarations that he was to stop making feature films, Steven Soderbergh's ...

Spielberg Thinks About "Chocky"

DreamWorks continues to develop an adaptation of author John Wyndham's 1968 science fiction novel "Chocky", for director Steven Spielberg. Premise of "Chocky" focuses on a boy with an imaginary ...

Creepy trailer for Torchwood's apocalyptic Children Of Earth

I was never much of a Torchwood follower so I can't speak to its quality, but this effective teaser for show's third series, the five part apocalyptic "Children of Earth," has got my attention. It ...

Steven Spielberg might take up Chocky

A science fiction novel Chocky written by John Wyndham’s was recently picked up by Dreamwork. Now the word is that Spielberg is interested in directing the movie. So the film will probably take up ...

Spielberg eyes Another Fantasy Project

The late John Wyndham’s Chocky has been optioned by DreamWorks for director Steven Speilberg who has named it his next directorial project. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film is about “a ...

Spielberg picks up rights to John Wyndham's CHOCKY

<img src="http://www.quietearth.us/img/c/chocky.jpg" align="right" hspace="10" vspace="2" class="pictureborder" />What the... I don't know how I missed this yesterday but Spielberg's picked up the ...

More Aliens For Spielberg

“Legend has it, a Viking ship went down in Hell’s Bucket years ago.&nbsp; One of the Vikings was spared a grisly death by a shark who fell in love with him. Well, you know how it goes. One thing led ...

Steven Spielberg Options 'Chocky' -- Kind Of.

Steven Spielberg has yet another project that he's keen to make his next directorial gig -- according to The Hollywood Reporter, he's just snagged the rights to Chocky, John Wyndham's famous sci-fi ...

Steven Spielberg Might Direct John Wyndham's Chocky?

DreamWorks recently acquired the rights to the science fiction novel "Chocky" written by John Wyndham. Steven Spielberg is apparently interested in making this his next directing project (presumably ...

Spielberg makes 'Chocky' his next film

Steven Spielberg has picked up the film rights to John Wyndham's sci-fi novel Chocky, says The Hollywood Reporter. The book revolves around a boy whose consciousness is taken over by an alien entity. ...