What Is Serenity?

.Joss Whedon? ability to create a self-contained universe stocked with compelling characters, unexpected humor and imaginative stories has resulted in a myriad of projects during his career. In addition to creating and executive producing the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel (as well as writing and directing multiple episodes of each), he has …

SERENITY

(some spoilers, so be warned) I came to the preview screening of this uber-hyped movie cold. Unlike the excited morass of bobble hat wearing fans around me at the Vue cinema in the West End, I knew little of the films background or of the short-lived series that preceded it. I? seen one and half …

THE INCREDIBLES

It’s fair to say that for Pixar Animation, topping the awesome box office success and family appeal of recent smashes like the two TOY STORY movies, MONSTERS INC and (the frankly overrated) FINDING NEMO was going to be a toughie. So have they done it? Doe THE INCREDIBLES, the story of the world’s most dysfunctional …

SHREK 2

2001? SHREK was a curious beast. Created by DreamWorks rather than Mouse House supremos Pixar, it was an odd, sometimes ungainly CGI extravaganza which managed to work despite some deficiencies in the script department and a ?ook?which just didn? seem right to those of us who? just about become accustomed to the slicker storytelling and …

ICE AGE

Review By Paul Mount, 4 out of 5 It looks very much as if the writing’s on the wall for the traditional cartoon. Just look at the box office of recent disappointments RETURN TO NEVERLAND, ATLANTIS and TREASURE PLANET. Then look at the big-hitters; the TOY STORY films, A BUG’S LIFE, ANTZ, SHREK and MONSTERS …

Transformers / Back to the Future Comic Book Crossover

Join Marty McFly and the Autobots for the First-Ever Storyline Featuring Hasbro and NBCUniversal’s Newest Creation, Gigawatt!   Two of the greatest science fiction franchises of the 1980s will collide this fall in an all-new comic book crossover event, Transformers / Back to the Future! Written by Cavan Scott (bestselling author and writer of IDW’s …