Posts Tagged ‘world war z’

Geek Pride’s Pick of the Best in Zombie Novels – Part 1

by Bevan Clatworthyon 24/04/2014
Let’s face it, zombies are everywhere. From video games (Resident Evil and Dead Island for starters), television (The Walking Dead) and cinema ({insert time of day} of the Dead), Zeds have reached the status of ‘go to’ monster for many writers, along with vampires, werewolves and Christopher Lee. Now I love me some zombies; my […]

Oscar Shortlist For Best Visual Effects

by Stephen Breweron 14/12/2013
With awards season just around the corner, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences (the people who give out the Oscars), announced their short list of 10 potential nominees for the Best Visual Effects category. As you will no doubt see, there is certainly a geeky trend running throughout the list:   Visual Effects […]

World War Z

by James Buckinghamon 22/06/2013
There’s been a lot of controversy surrounding World War Z – development issues, reshoots and more. However the fruits of Marc Forster‘s labours are finally hitting cinema screens amid a wash of contradicting opinions… so I thought I’d share mine with you all. First things first. I haven’t read Max Brooks‘ novel, although now I intend […]

Will World War Z Resurrect Zombies as Monsters?

by RyeZuulon 06/06/2013
[quote]I will knock down the Gates of the Netherworld,     I will smash the door posts, and leave the doors flat down,     And will let the dead go up to eat the living!     And the dead will outnumber the living!” -Goddess Ishtar, The Epic of Gilgamesh, Tablet 6[/quote] On the 29th of May, […]

Geeks on Film: 05/04/13

by Hani Fearonon 06/04/2013
This week we have updates on upcoming horror reboots Carrie and Evil Dead, info on Tim Burton’s next movie and more film news. I’ll also take a look at this week’s new releases and tell you why I’m excited about Nicolas Winding Refn’s upcoming film, Only God Forgives. This Week’s Top Stories We’ve got some […]