Films archive

  • Will the RoboCops rise by 2015?
    Online

    Will the RoboCops rise by 2015?

    By 1 April 2010

    RoboCop, released in 1987, features a crime-fighting cyborg set in the year 2015: one part veteran police officer Alexander James Murphy (played by Peter Weller), who, after his brutal murder, is resurrected by mega-corporation OCP to be one part Kevlar...

  • How Back To The Future II predicted the future
    Gadgets

    How Back To The Future II predicted the future

    By 29 March 2010

    "Roads, where we're going we don't need roads." It's one of the opening quotes in Back To The Future II, but how far are we away from some of the things Robert Zemeckis and his team predicted? Here we pick apart the classic film starring Michael J Fox...

  • VIDEO: Tron Legacy gets new trailer
    Home Cinema

    VIDEO: Tron Legacy gets new trailer

    By 10 March 2010

    We've seen the bike, now we get to see the new teaser trailer for Tron Legacy due out in December. Billed as 2010's Avatar, and sporting a similar Christmas release date, the film will be 3D, of course, and feature Jeff Bridges reprising his role as Kevin...

  • Free films and audiobooks for your media player
    Home Cinema

    Free films and audiobooks for your media player

    By 24 November 2009

    It's Thanksgiving week which means three certain things. First and foremost is that America goes on holiday while the rest of the world sits in confusion trying to work out what's going on. So, citizens of the UK and Europe, that is why things will be...

  • Why are game-inspired films so terrible?
    Gaming

    Why are game-inspired films so terrible?

    By 6 November 2009

    The Prince of Persia film trailer has just hit the intertubes and with it our hearts both flutter and sink at the same time as we realise that it's going to be terrible. It may sound premature but anyone who knows anything about either games, films or...

  • Gears of War films in the works for 2010
    Gaming

    Gears of War films in the works for 2010

    By 27 January 2009

    Gears of War fans will be able to watch their favourite gaming series on the big screen in the future, as plans have been uncovered to turn the game into a film trilogy. Die Hard 4.0 director Len Wiseman will be at the helm, and has uncovered some of...