Sixteen months on from the last non-Xmas episode of Doctor Who, the two grumpy middle-aged Scotchmen in charge return for their swan-song. A third one – Ricky Young – is just pleased there’s no other songs involved, especially ‘River’ ones, in season-opener ‘The Pilot’.
The cruellest scientific experiment in television history has recommenced after a hiatus of nearly two decades. Spank The Monkey puts on his lab coat to revisit Mystery Science Theater 3000.
Mostly Film revisits Frances Grahl‘s piece on the 1963 epic, Cleopatra
Was Cleopatra gorgeous? In a gown of gold? Langston Hughes
We revisit Niall Anderson‘s look at the loudness war in cinema
MostlyFilm returns to MarvMarsh losing the shirt off his back
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The West End revival of 42nd Street is a musical for the Strictly generation, says Viv Wilby
Blake Backlash visits Glasgow’s GLITCH Film Festival which shows work by LGBTIQA+ people of colour
MostlyFilm revisits Josephine Grahl‘s affectionate take on the blurring of life and dreams
MostlyFilm revisits Phil Concannon‘s enlightening piece on DW Griffith’s Birth Of A Nation
Spank The Monkey doesn’t usually enjoy movies about children, but he’ll make an exception for Lone Wolf and Cub