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Tag Archive: retro

‘Doctor Who’ Retro Reviews 3.1

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What…what’s this? COLOUR?! A new era in the history of Doctor Who started with the Third Doctor. A new Doctor, a different concept, colour film, new special effects and plenty of new villains!… Continue reading

50 Years of Bond: ‘Live and Let Die’ Review

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Director: Guy Hamilton Cast: Roger Moore, Jane Seymor, Yaphet Kotto, David Hedison, Clifton James, Bernard Lee, Gloria Hendry Plot: When Bond investigates the deaths of three agents in America, along with the CIA,… Continue reading

Doctor Who Retro Review – Volume 2.2

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Almost all to soon we’re wrapping p our coverage of the second Doctor’s adventure. Despite appearing as the good Doctor for the best part of three years only six of his stories currently… Continue reading

Rating Kubrick – Best to… Least Best

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I’m a huge fan of¬†Stanley¬†Kubrick, and he is one of my favourite director (it’s either him or David Lynch). He was also potentially the most intelligent director ever, as he threw a ridiculous… Continue reading

‘L.A. Noire’ Revisited

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L.A. Noire is a game that had an odd history. It was announced the best part of a decade ahead of release and a teaser trailer emerged not long after that. It went… Continue reading

50 Years of Bond: ‘Diamonds Are Forever’ Review

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Director: Guy Hamilton Cast: Sean Connery, Jill St. John, Charles Grey, Lana Wood, Jimmy Dean, Bruce Glover, Putter Smith, Bernard Lee, Lois Maxwell, Norman Burton, Desmond Llewellyn Plot: Having exacted his revenge on… Continue reading

007 Casefile: Diamonds Are Forever

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The original (and best) Bond returns for one last blast! The Mission: Prior to his official mission, Bond seeks out Blofeld to exact his revenge for the murder of his wife. Following this,… Continue reading

Retro ‘Doctor Who’ Review – Volume 2.1

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Hi ho regular readers – since we’re entering the era of the second Doctor we’ve revised the numbering system for this series so it’s easier if you’re scouring the archives looking for a… Continue reading

50 Years of Bond: ‘You Only Live Twice’ Review

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Director: Lewis Gilbert Cast: Sean Connery, Donald Pleasence, Akiko Wakabayashi, Mie Hamma, Tetsuri Tamba, Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn, Lois Maxwell Plot: After faking his own death in order to prevent attempts on his… Continue reading

Old Hollywood Stars and Their Contemporary Counterparts

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1. Audrey Hepburn and Natalie Portman: Both actresses are petite brunette women known for their amazing performances and humanitarianism. When you think of top notch actresses, both Hepburn and Portman come to mind.… Continue reading