John Mosby

John Mosby

  • Coronavirus: The Global Shutdown continues (13th March)…

    With people more concerned with their health than entertainment, it’s still compelling to show the impact being made on a cultural level as the coronavirus and the need for ‘social distancing’ affects businesses and events for months to come… In the US, restrictions and changes to personal and industry-behaviour...
  • Coronavirus: Self-Isolating Hollywood pulls more major releases…

    Film-releases are probably the least thing to be worrying you when the news is filled with viral announcements of the wrong kind.  But there has been notable fall-out in that industry. Though the word ‘Coronavirus‘ did not appear in their press-release, it seemed that the pandemic situation was a...
  • Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years for rape and abuse…

    In a landmark ruling,  the previously-powerful Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to twenty-three years in prison for a series of incidents involving his treatment of women over several decades. Though he was a guiding hand in hundreds of the most top-rated movies over that time, he had a...
  • Morning Star: Walking Dead’s latest is a Game of Bones…

    Last week’s Walking Dead instalment was very much a classic slice of old-school horror and for the follow-up, the show is certainly not cranking down the tension. In fact, there’s so much duplicity and strategy, blood, sweat and tears in the mix that this feels more like a visit...
  • Picard’s nostalgic enterprise: You can go home again…

    Picard (Sir Patrick Stewart) and Soji (Isa Briones) travel through the emergency portal and arrive on the planet of Nepenthe where they are greeted by a figure who appears to be a young girl in furs, out hunting in the woods. However appearances can be deceiving and soon the...
  • ‘Chernobyl’ creator to bring ‘The Last of Us’ adaptation to HBO…

    2013’s The Last of Us was one of the most acclaimed games ever released for the PlayStation and its creators Naughty Dog. It’s post-apocalyptic story saw a pragmatic survivor Joel (voiced by Troy Baker) reluctantly finding himself having to take a young girl Ellie (Ashley Johnson ) across a...
  • Shock and Lore: Sins of the Past and future fall-out fill ‘Who’ finale…

    In the far future, the Cyber-War has left humanity on the brink of extinction and even the Cybermen reduced in number. But as a new battalion are reactivated and their leader swears vengeance, the Master has appeared through a gateway that leads from a legendary outpost to a devastated...
  • Knives Out for DVD: Look who’s gone and dunnit?

    When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig, taking a break from 007 duties) is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan’s dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts...
  • Artifact and Fictions: ‘Picard’ faces Post Traumatic Space Disorder…

    Picard and the crew of the La Sirena now know where to find Soji (Isa Briones), but getting permission to travel to – and enter – the Borg ‘Artifact’ will mean slicing through some substantial red tape that no-one has time to navigate. But even when a solution is...