Alex Harris reviews a high concept sci-fi movie after sitting down with its creators
Following a string of lacklustre outings, James Cameron’s return to the Terminator franchise signals an exciting and much needed return to form, writes Tom Kuson
A guide to Manchester’s cinemas, festivals and events for 2019
Alien has thrilled audiences for 40 years and is a testament to challenging the status quo and achieving brilliance even with limited resources.
The much-anticipated follow-up to Alex Garland’s directorial debut Ex Machina
Lucas Hill-Paul journeys into the Upside Down as the long-awaited Stranger Things 2 arrives on Netflix
Out of this world, or familiar failure?
Georgia Welch explores episode four of Charlie Brooker’s latest series of Black Mirror: San Junipero
Possibly his best feature film yet, Ben Wheatley’s High-Rise is like a nightmarish acid trip that stylishly enthrals and repulses in equal measure
Theatre Editor Jay Darcy reviews 2084 – An Immersive Experience at Manchester Central Library
Urussa Malik reviews a new short story collection which explores what it means to be a woman in Palestine today.
The Grimmfest crew paid homage to two of the best alien invasion films at the Plaza, Stockport
Grimmfest is returning to Manchester in its 10th year to celebrate independent horror, sci-fi and fantasy films. It takes place on the 4th-7th of October at the Odeon Manchester Great Northern. The festival promises to be a thrilling weekend. Festival coordinators, Simeon Halligan and Rachel Richardson-Jones created Grimmfest 10 years ago to showcase horror films […]
The 100% crowd-funded project that is shooting for the stars
After DC’s recently released Wonder Woman, and ahead of Marvel Studio’s upcoming Spiderman: Homecoming, Jamie McEvoy addresses the gargantuan on-screen elephant in the room which is the shared universe