And so the struggle begins! How do I remain objective when I’m reviewing a movie from my favourite film franchise? How do I stop myself from devolving into total ‘fan-boy’ territory – either gushing praise over or screaming bile about, a movie that is a direct prequel to a film (the 1979 original) that I […]
Our Very own Dave Foy was at the Belfast Film and comic Con this year and took a lot of pictures of the great Cosplayers! Here are our top picks and a link to the rest on our facebook!
It is with great sadness that we have been informed that veteran actor Bill Paxton has died, due to complications in surgery, at the age of 61. Having started his career in the mid 70s Paxton has a long list of film and tv credits but is most well known for classics like: Weird Science, […]
There have been many icons of horror. Stephen King, Vincent Price, Christopher Lee. But there is one person whose massive talents eclipses them all: Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. Elvira, otherwise known as Cassandra Peterson, has been bouncing around our screens for over thirty-five years. During that time Cassandra, as Elvira, has hosted countless horror […]
After the disappointment that two of their main guests had been being forced to cancel their appearance at this year's Sci-Fi Weekender, otherwise known as SFW, the team behind the UK’s only sci-fi festival have come back swinging with a new line-up of fantastic guests.
Alien Covenant trailer reaction (better late than never!) This is going to be a relatively similar to an article that I wrote just over a year ago, sorry! But that’s what happens when you’re an Alien megafan,and obsess over every tiny piece of news/footage that’s released. At that time, the buzz around the Alien franchise had been peaked […]
If you are anything like me, you will like a good jaunt to the Cinema. The anticipation of a new block buster or awaiting a fright from the latest Scare fest, the end result is generally the same; a great day / evening out and that buzzing feeling after seeing something special. There are those […]
So you may well be thinking to yourself “why the hell is an article about ‘wrestling’ appearing on Geek-Pride?!” Well, as we rapidly approach the last major professional wrestling event of the year (WWE Survivor Series), I thought it would be an ideal time to drop some sort of article regarding something that has been […]
For a movie studio, having a successful movie with a multiple franchise sequels is like adding toppings on a pizza. Sure, a plain cheese and tomato base will still taste good, and people will still happily buy it – but producing a subsequent range of extra ingredients, each with their own increased cost, will raise profits and keep […]
I’ve spent the last 24 hours staring at my laptop screen with a blank document staring back at me. It wasn’t writers block, anxiety, or even not knowing what to write – no, instead it was a case of being unsure of how to start, where to go, how to conclude, and in an honest and […]