47 Movies That Never Got Nominated, But Probably Should Have

The entertainment industry can be a funny old business. Apart from all the sexual shenanigans that take place, both with and without consent, there is the networking and behind the scenes scams being run to suit particular agendas. It can be a murky world for those in it and utter confusion for those of us […]

The New Statesman – Tory Torturing Teddy Bear (British Satire)

Rik Mayall was born in 1958 and died in 2014. He starred in many plays, TV shows and films. How was a regular feature on British television during the eighties and nineties taking on roles as diverse as a teenage student dosser to an Elizabethan adventurer to that of a binlid who shared a house […]

Top 10 Signs That A Movie Character Is Going To Die

Yep. You’ve all seen them, the movie characters who make you wonder when exactly they’re going to die, usually horribly. They stand out in movies. You know the ones. The girl who goes into the basement when she hears a strange noise. The fella who goes outside to get firewood when there’s a maniac about. […]

40 Greatest Film Soundtracks Of All Time? – Independent’s Choice

Many movies are entirely dependant upon a cracking soundtrack for any popularity they might receive. The best movies have the music as a bonus to a great story and cast. Musical content in any movie is massive. Whether it is a lyrically passive piece of orchestral music or a bitching hot rock track, the soundtrack […]

Top 10 Strange Things Named After Famous people

Society just loves to immortalise celebrities, even when we know better. Even in Republics, the people move to create new monarchies from among the A-listers. In the UK, the two groups have now converged with the inclusion of Meghan Markle into the Windsor family; a celebrity who is now a royal. There is also the […]

100 Best TV Shows Of 21st Century

These days, TV has almost become the more glamorous medium with many stars of the big screen making the transition to the smaller one. There has been an explosion of TV series on both sides of the Atlantic that have set tongues wagging. Vikings, Sons of Anarchy, Game of Thrones, Downtown Abbey, Prison Break, Sesame […]

100 Best Films Of The 21st Century (so far)

There are many lists of the best of. Best rock bands. Best actors. Best sandwiches. Best underwear. Best day of the week. Best way to pick your nose. Best list of best lists. The following is a list of 100 of the ‘best’ films of the 21st century. OK, the 21st century is not that […]