❉ John Rain on Dog Man Star, Galton & Simpson, Peter Cook, Twitter and, of course, Smersh Pod.
❉ The definitive version of Fritz Lang’s silent, sci-fi masterpiece.
❉ PS Publishing’s essay collection pays tribute to the Quatermass creator and ‘father of British TV drama’.
❉ Continuity be damned, these comics were among the best Star Wars adventures!
❉ An overlooked, Nazi-punching gem, lost in 1991’s battle of the box office.
❉ Decadence and Deviance in the Doll House.
❉ Often copied, never equalled – the legacy of ‘2001’ in the centenary year of Arthur C. Clarke, who died on this day in 2008.
❉ One of the best comics of the ’90s, James Robinson and Tony Harris’ Starman continues to stand the test of time.
❉ We’re asking, they’re answering. This week: Cavan Scott (Doctor Who, Star Wars, Vikings, Adventure Time).
❉ An epic biopic about the life of the man who founded Pakistan, with a career-best performance by Sir Christopher Lee.