James Stewart

The Alternative Guide to James Stewart

As today would have marked the 106th birthday of much-loved onscreen hero, James Stewart, I decided to investigate him a bit further. A personal hero of mine, I realised I knew barely anything about ...
actors

No pay no way?

Last year I attended a screening in Edinburgh for a short film I’d made. After the film was shown I was invited on stage to do a Q&A for the audience. I tend to get a little nervous standin...
Superman blood

Fear of the Dark…

Heads up. Spoilers bide within. Having been one of the most anticipated films of the year, it was natural that Man of Steel would become the subject of much discussion and derision. Devoid almost ent...
star wars

Star Wars Prequel Trilogy Revisited

When you mention you’re a Star Wars fan to anyone outside your normal social circle, you tend to get one of two reactions. One is the “Eurgh, what did I just step on?” look as they incons...