Aquaman Film Poster 2018 SNIP

Official Film Chart: Aquaman makes a splash as the week’s biggest superhero film on UK home release

Aquaman makes a splash at Number One in its first week on the British Official Film Chart, documenting the best-selling films on DVD, Blu-ray, 4K and digital download. Outselling the rest of the Top Five combined, the film (reviewed here on downthetubes by Tim Robins) sees Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) discovers he’s the half-Atlantean heir toContinue reading Official Film Chart: Aquaman makes a splash as the week’s biggest superhero film on UK home release

Creating Comics: Artist Paul McCaffrey, artist on the new Joe 90 comic from Network

Following up on our news item about Volume 4 of Network‘s Joe 90 Blu-Ray collections, which features a brand-new comic featuring art from acclaimed comics artist Paul McCaffrey, we’ve pinned him up against BIG RAT to ask him about the project. The story in the new comic offers a cracking adventure with Joe and the team,Continue reading Creating Comics: Artist Paul McCaffrey, artist on the new Joe 90 comic from Network

Joe 90 Volume 4 Blu-Ray Packshot

Final Joe 90 Blu-Ray features all-new comic!

Volume 4 of Network‘s Joe 90 Blu-Ray collections of the Gerry Anderson series features the final six episodes, beautifully remastered in HD, and a brand-new comic featuring art from acclaimed comics artist Paul McCaffrey. The special Blu-Ray also features a brand-new paperback book on the making of Joe 90 by acclaimed archive television historian Andrew Pixley.Continue reading Final Joe 90 Blu-Ray features all-new comic!

Supermarionation (and more) celebrated with shows old and new by Century 21 Films

A draughty warehouse on the Slough Trading Estate in the 1960s: what could possibly be so special about such a place? One word: Supermarionation… the term most associated with Gerry Anderson’s many TV shows, and the inspiration for Moon Rangers, recently seen on ITV’s detective series, Endeavour. In Century 21 Slough, the former studios of iconicContinue reading Supermarionation (and more) celebrated with shows old and new by Century 21 Films

Castlevania - Dracula

Third season of Castlevania on its way to Netflix, scripted by Warren Ellis

Hot on the heels of Season Two, a third, 10 episode, season of animated medieval fantasy Castlevania is on its way to Netflix, again scripted by Warren Ellis. The Castlevania anime, based on the Konami video game, pits a grief-crazed Dracula (voiced by Graham McTavish) taking revenge against humanity for the death of his wife against the last member of theContinue reading Third season of Castlevania on its way to Netflix, scripted by Warren Ellis