• Ray Winstone is one of Black Widow’s merry men…

    There’s a deal of irony in the fact that it’s taken over a decade of MCU movies before fan-favourite Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) gets her own solo outing and that it didn’t happen until after ***spoilers*** the character’s demise in the recent blockbusting Avengers: Endgame. Given the Endgame events,...
  • Iraq War’s ‘Official Secrets’ exposed in new trailer…

    Over the years there have been a lot of films made that looked at key events and potential cover-ups involving world-altering events. Some are in the realms of hard-to-prove conspiracy theories and others meticulously trace out the way that evidence was eventually uncovered of high crimes and misdemeanours.  It’s...
  • Oh, the horror! Bloody Bananas split the difference?

    For those of a certain age, there are likely fond but likely incredibly surreal memories of an American television show called The Banana Splits (technically, ‘The Banana Splits Adventure Hour‘) which was originally broadcast between 1968 and 1971. Though hard to explain, it was essentially a mixture of live-action...
  • Netflix pleads the infernal Fifth for final ‘Lucifer’ run…

    When Lucifer was cancelled by FOX after three seasons, its fanbase got pro-active and made it known they’d follow the show and support it if someone else was to pick it up. At almost literally the eleventh hour, Netflix stepped up and did just that, bringing the show back...
  • Parting Shot? Is Walking Dead #192 a gravestone milestone..?

    No, seriously, massive spoilers for The Walking Dead. Continue reading at your own risk. The Walking Dead comic and tv show have always been their own animals, with on-screen stories that reflect the beats of the source material, but the fates of characters sometimes playing out remarkably differently on...
  • RIP – Paul Darrow (Actor, sardonic anti-hero)

    EchoChamber is sad to hear of the passing of Paul Darrow at the age of 78. Though his career encompassed a wide range of roles (in shows including Emergency Ward 10, Z-Cars, Dixon of Dock Green, Within These Walls, The Legend of Robin Hood, Pie in the Sky, Little...
  • Hard Wayne: Warners’ approves Pattinson for Batman trilogy…

    Last week, the internet scuttlebutt was that Robert Pattinson had been cast as Bruce Wayne for director Matt Reeves’ latest reboot of DC/Warners‘ key superhero. Then there was some backtracking as it appeared he was, more accurately, high on a shortlist which also included the likes of X-Men/Tolkien‘s Nicholas...
  • More Good Things: ‘Picard’ trailer asks why he left Star Fleet….

    While many eyes will have been on the debut of the trailer for the next Terminator film,  entitled Dark Fate, CBS All Access rather quietly gave us a look at what to expect from  another anticipated sf staple… Star Trek: Picard. Today was probably chosen as it is –...
  • Hurry up and ‘Fate’: Terminator’s new trailer finally arrives, Darkly…

    We’ve waited quite a while for a new Terminator entry, thanks to the arguments of rights and – frankly – the diminishing quality of the sequels. Even the likes of rival Game of Throners Emilia Clarke and Lena Headey taking turns at being Sarah Connor in different forms didn’t...