❉ It could have been so easy to poke fun at such a camp, OTT movie but this film treats its subject with respect and love.
❉ Queen’s music is a fundamental part of the texture of Flash Gordon, an artful fusion of sound and vision, writes Don Klees.
❉ Mike Hodges and Michael Caine’s follow up to Get Carter, recently released by Arrow Video.
❉ An appreciation of Queen’s ‘quiet one’ – bassist extraordinaire and chameleonic songwriter.
❉ John Rain on Dog Man Star, Galton & Simpson, Peter Cook, Twitter and, of course, Smersh Pod.
❉ This week: Mark Wright, writer, comic scripter, and co-author of best-seller Who-ology.
❉ Was Who anticipating the future with Greatest Show in the Galaxy, or akin to a ‘leaky punk vessel’?
❉ With Mindhorn in cinemas, we count down the 25 greatest TV action intros of the 70s and 80s…
❉ Often copied, never equalled – the legacy of ‘2001’ in the centenary year of Arthur C. Clarke, who died on this day in 2008.
❉ 50 years to the day, the debut of Patrick Troughton as Doctor Who lived again, thanks to a team of extremely talented and committed animators.