Bill @ 400: Reflecting on Shakespeare in the Nineties

The nineties ushered in a decade full of modern Shakespearean tweaks, tributes and overhauls at the movies. Some of these films are brilliantly acted, some boast incredible art direction and costumes, and some use the classic materials to deliver thought-provoking statements about modern life..

Want Deadpool To Win A Nobel?

  While Ryan Reynolds continues to bask in the red afterglow of donning the iconic Deadpool suit (and forgoing the avocado-on-avocado mess of a face concealed beneath to return to his GQ looks) it is clear that Change.org will continue to attract supporters to the assortment of random Deadpool petitions that have cropped up on…

Ziggy Played Guitar – And So We Listened

  Jones – as common as Smith – an ordinary English name. David, also a common name, yet a name of Kings – and a name that derives from ancient Hebrew, loosely translating to mean “beloved”. David Jones transformed himself from ordinary to extraordinary as the exotic world-renowned performer David Bowie. As David Bowie, Mr.…

The Best Star Wars Top Tens

The Force Awakens, rightfully so, has turned a well-deserved spotlight onto the Star Wars franchise once again. Since its release last month the newest installment, episode seven, has occupied a lot of public attention – sparking renewed interest in the original trilogy nearly forty years after its release. The new film’s popularity has filled social…