Category Archives: Television

MGM TO REVIVE STARGATE SG-1?

If the official Stargate Facebook group is to believed, news from the Stargate Convention in Vancouver*  is that MGM may be reviving SG-1, though in a different format to the original. Advertisements

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OZ COMIC-CON ADELAIDE

The line was snaking out around the building, and yet even more people were arriving. It was 10am, and neither hot nor cold. Five people ahead of me, Captain America was patiently holding his son’s hand. Two boys dressed as … Continue reading

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21 JUMP STREET [REVIEW]

Earlier this year I received a disquieting text: 21 Jump Street was being made into a film. A film starring Channing ‘She’s The Man’ Tatum and Jonah ‘Superbad‘ Hill, the latter of whom had helped write the script. My disbelief turned … Continue reading

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TITANIC: COMING SOON TO ALL SCREENS NEAR YOU

The Titanic is not a new subject for film and television by a long way. Doctor Who has tackled it twice, the 1997 film took out a million billion Oscars, and no-one can stand over water without screaming ‘I’m the … Continue reading

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WIL WHEATON, BOARD GAMES AND YOUTUBE

I don’t watch Star Trek. Never have. Never will. I know there’s a fat Scottish guy in it and no light sabers. I’m aware that Professor X was in it and one of the characters liked to have sex with … Continue reading

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DANGER 5 – GETTING STRAIGHT TO THE BISCUITS

Interview with Dario Russo, director and one half of the writing duo behind Danger 5, a new SBS series. There are certain things you don’t see on television very often. Pterodactyls in bar fights, death by phone call, or the … Continue reading

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LUCY LIU TO PLAY WATSON IN SHERLOCK HOLMES PILOT. YES, LUCY LIU.

You’ve probably already experienced that familiar rage that comes when a British show or movie is remade into an American version. You also know that CBS is remaking the amazing British series, Sherlock. In a bit of twist, they’ve just … Continue reading

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