❉ Titan’s Guides hark back delightfully to a less busy era of beyond-the-screen backstory.
❉ Andrew Nette’s excellent monograph of Norman Jewison’s film is “one of the best examples of critical writing I’ve ever had the privilege of enjoying”.
❉ Queen’s music is a fundamental part of the texture of Flash Gordon, an artful fusion of sound and vision, writes Don Klees.
❉ O’Connell writes with wit and repartee on the influence of “George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, a shark, two motherships, some gremlins, ghostbusters and a man of steel”.
❉ Should you have a bad feeling about this? Ben Peyton boards the Millennium Falcon.
❉ Meet the editor of True Romance, Bad Boys, Face/Off, The Negotiator and other high-octane movies.
❉ “Terrance Dicks believed I was going to corner him and wear his face like a hat.”
❉ All 33 episodes across 2 seasons of this timeless sci-fi classic, now fully restored and in Hi-Definition.
❉ A multitude of Doctors, companions and monsters – and the return of the Doctor’s daughter!
❉ We’re asking, they’re answering. This week: Singer/songwriter Lauren Hoffman lets her freak flag fly.