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The 100 Films Advent Calendar 2013 December 1, 2013

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It’s the second annual 100 Films advent calendar!

Make/Remake: The Daleks’ Invasions of Earth November 16, 2013

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Doctor Who is 50 this month! As part of the celebrations, I thought I’d compare the ’60s Peter Cushing movies to their TV inspiration.

Finally: 200 years in the future, London is reduced to rubble after being invaded… by the Daleks!

Sean Connery as James Bond, Part 1 November 14, 2013

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The name’s Connery, Sean Connery, the star of the first five world-conquering James Bond movies…

Featuring reviews of Dr. No, From Russia with Love, Goldfinger, Thunderball, and You Only Live Twice.

Make/Remake: Doctor Who and the Daleks November 9, 2013

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Doctor Who is 50 this month! As part of the celebrations, I thought I’d compare the ’60s Peter Cushing movies to their TV inspiration.

First: on the big screen and in colour for the first time, it’s Dr Who vs the Daleks!

Week of the Living Dead October 28, 2013

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A week of Halloween viewing & reviewing with director George A. Romero’s ‘Dead’ series.

Make Mine Marvel (One-Shots) September 16, 2013

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As last Monday I reviewed the latest Marvel movie, let’s this week turn our attention to the latest Marvel shorts…

2013 #75a: The Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot’s pilot?

2013 #75b: 15 minutes that are better than the entirety of Captain America.

The Harry Potter Films of David Yates June 14, 2013

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2013 #45a / #47a / #48a / #52a

Later than promised, but here it is: a director-focused overview of the final four Harry Potter films.

Plus, some closing thoughts on the series as a whole.

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