'Star Trek 2' Villain

‘Star Trek 2′ Villain

There have been an awful lot of internet rumours flying around the past couple of weeks involving the sequel to the brilliant Star Trek reboot from J.J. Abrams. Bits and pieces about the story, true and false casting (Peter Weller and Alice Eve are in, Benicio Del Toro is out), but most of the scuttlebutt [...]

'Person of Interest' Gets Better

‘Person of Interest’ Gets Better

Of all the new shows airing this year, Person of Interest certainly has some of the best talent involved, created by Jonathan Nolan, produced by JJ Abrams and starring Jim Caviezel and Michael Emerson. With a slick modern concept it was generating some buzz. Then I watched the pilot. I was distinctively unimpressed in almost [...]

What's Next for Star Trek?

What’s Next for Star Trek?

Reboots are a curious thing. They so often display the imaginative laziness that has infected modern day Hollywood. If it’s not a comic book, sequel or remake then it won’t see the light of day. However, there are exceptions to every rule and amazingly, Star Trek is one of them. I remember, as a lifelong [...]

Remake This! Part One

Remake This! Part One

If you have paid any attention to mainstream films, and Hollywood in general, over the past 10 or so years then you will be familiar with these 3 words: Remake, Reboot and Re-imagining. They are buzz words that ultimately mean the same thing. Hollywood has lost its sense of creativity and imagination. Along with the [...]