James Cameron’s Spider-Man

In this extract from his book The Greatest Sci-Fi Movies Never Made, David Hughes looks at James Cameron’s unmade version of Spider-Man. “There is no doubt that Jim is the best man on Earth to do the Spider-Man movie.” – Spider-Man co-creator

James Cameron’s Spider-Man

In this extract from his book The Greatest Sci-Fi Movies Never Made, David Hughes looks at James Cameron’s unmade version of Spider-Man. “There is no doubt that Jim is the best man on Earth to do the Spider-Man movie.” – Spider-Man co-creator

Return to The Planet of the Apes

In this extract from the book Tales from Development Hell, David Hughes look at the evolution of the return of The Planet of the Apes franchise. “I thought it was gonna be fantastic, like Star Wars or Lord of the Rings. The movie

Return to The Planet of the Apes

In this extract from the book Tales from Development Hell, David Hughes look at the evolution of the return of The Planet of the Apes franchise. “I thought it was gonna be fantastic, like Star Wars or Lord of the Rings. The movie

Blue Velvet (Empire Masterpiece)

“It’s a strange world,” young Jeffrey Beaumont (Kyle MacLachlan) tells high school senior Sandy (Laura Dern) following his macabre discovery in some scrubland in the town of Lumberton, North Carolina: a severed human ear. If the world was strange before,

Blue Velvet (Empire Masterpiece)

“It’s a strange world,” young Jeffrey Beaumont (Kyle MacLachlan) tells high school senior Sandy (Laura Dern) following his macabre discovery in some scrubland in the town of Lumberton, North Carolina: a severed human ear. If the world was strange before,

Room (★★★★ Empire DVD Review)

Brie Larson won the Oscar, and deservedly so, for her heart-rending performance in Lenny Abrahamson’s adaptation of Irish playwright Emma Donaghue’s bestselling, Booker-shortlisted novel … but it could just as easily have been Jacob Tremblay (eight when he shot the

Room (★★★★ Empire DVD Review)

Brie Larson won the Oscar, and deservedly so, for her heart-rending performance in Lenny Abrahamson’s adaptation of Irish playwright Emma Donaghue’s bestselling, Booker-shortlisted novel … but it could just as easily have been Jacob Tremblay (eight when he shot the

Steve Jobs (★★★★★ Empire DVD Review)

David Fincher jumped ship, and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin’s 200-page screenplay took the form of a bizarre triptych, ending before the game-changing iPod, and Michael Fassbender looked nothing like its subject… yet audiences who overlooked Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs – it

Steve Jobs (★★★★★ Empire DVD Review)

David Fincher jumped ship, and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin’s 200-page screenplay took the form of a bizarre triptych, ending before the game-changing iPod, and Michael Fassbender looked nothing like its subject… yet audiences who overlooked Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs – it

Camp X-Ray (★★ Empire DVD Review)

From vamps to camps: Kristen Stewart channels Clarice Starling as the army private assigned to Guantanamo Bay in 2009, where she strikes up a fractious friendship with an Arab detainee (A Separation’s Peyman Moaadi). Perhaps director Peter Satter’s intention was

Camp X-Ray (★★ Empire DVD Review)

From vamps to camps: Kristen Stewart channels Clarice Starling as the army private assigned to Guantanamo Bay in 2009, where she strikes up a fractious friendship with an Arab detainee (A Separation’s Peyman Moaadi). Perhaps director Peter Satter’s intention was

Iona (★★★ Empire Review)

After a traumatic incident on the mainland, Iona (Ruth Negga) returns to her Scottish island namesake with her 15-year-old son in tow., hoping to come to terms with her past. Instead, her visit re-opens old wounds, threatening the God-fearing tranquility

Iona (★★★ Empire Review)

After a traumatic incident on the mainland, Iona (Ruth Negga) returns to her Scottish island namesake with her 15-year-old son in tow., hoping to come to terms with her past. Instead, her visit re-opens old wounds, threatening the God-fearing tranquility