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Coming soon: One Girl, 2 Cup

Posted by Matt Looker at 11:49 on 21 Nov 2014
Coming soon: One Girl, 2 Cup
Although why anybody would own a cup with an upside-down '2' on it is anybody's guess.

Ranking the films of alternate universe Christopher Nolan

Posted by Ali Gray at 23:30 on 10 Nov 2014
Ranking the films of alternate universe Christopher Nolan
Listicles! They're terrible. As everyone else concentrates on the important matter of ranking Christopher Nolan's films into an entirely arbitrary order - yes, all nine of them - we thought it would be more suited to the themes of Interstellar if we hopped through a wormhole to rank the films of alternate universe Christopher Nolan.

The trailer for your new superhero ensemble movie looks awesome

Posted by Matt Looker at 11:31 on 28 Oct 2014


Did you see Mr. Incredible's Chewbacca-buster armour? SO COOL.

Trailer breakdown: Avengers: Age Of Ultron? More like Age Of FUN-ltron!

Posted by The Shiznit at 00:15 on 27 Oct 2014
Trailer breakdown: Avengers: Age Of Ultron? More like Age Of FUN-ltron!
Sure, you might have already watched the Avengers: Age Of Ultron trailer several times, but have you seen it in still-frame form, accompanied by hastily-written comments, a good week after everyone else published something very similar? I'm guessing the answer is oh you've already gone.

Well played, Nightcrawler PR team: Lou Bloom is now on LinkedIn

Posted by Ali Gray at 23:55 on 15 Oct 2014
Well played, Nightcrawler PR team: Lou Bloom is now on LinkedIn
Media savvy try-hard Lou Bloom just requested I add him on professional social network LinkedIn, despite the handicap of being entirely fictional. It's fun, though - a bit like being matched with Patrick Bateman on Tinder.

Nine exciting new potential titles for Edge Of Tomorrow: Live Die Repeat

Posted by Ali Gray at 11:30 on 10 Oct 2014
Nine exciting new potential titles for Edge Of Tomorrow: Live Die Repeat
The Warner Bros marketing team have got themselves in quite the pickle with Edge Of Tomorrow. Despite being critically acclaimed and featuring the biggest movie star in the world in the lead role, Edge Of Tomorrow flopped in cinemas, leading to drastic measures - the title has changed to Live Die Repeat. We say this: IT HASN'T CHANGED ENOUGH.

Horror movie stills that look a bit like Vic & Bob sketches out of context #1

Posted by Ali Gray at 11:20 on 09 Oct 2014
Horror movie stills that look a bit like Vic & Bob sketches out of context #1
By all accounts The Babadook is very scary, but all I get from this still is a vague longing for George Dawes.

TheShiznit.co.uk's 10th anniversary podcast is online, terrible

Posted by Ali Gray at 08:00 on 06 Oct 2014
TheShiznit.co.uk's 10th anniversary podcast is online, terrible
In yet another example of TheShiznit.co.uk being ahead of the curve when it comes to exciting new trends, we've recorded a 'pod-cast' - basically an audio recording of us talking into a microphone, which we have subsequently published on the Internet. Remember where you heard it first!

Here's that amazing Gone Girl poster easter egg you didn't notice

Posted by Ali Gray at 23:15 on 28 Sep 2014
Here's that amazing Gone Girl poster easter egg you didn't notice
The first time I laid eyes on the poster for David Fincher's Gone Girl, adapted from Gillian Flynn's excellent book, I didn't think much of it. Futura? Yawn. Ben Affleck looking sad? Tell it to Batman. A giant floating head? Probably the most overused poster cliché there is. Then I noticed the whopping great easter egg for fans who have already read the book. Then it clicked. And now I think it's genius. Read on if you want to see it (spoiler).

Top 10 films of our lifetime #1: No Country For Old Men

Posted by Ali Gray at 08:00 on 26 Sep 2014
Top 10 films of our lifetime #1: No Country For Old Men
There were many factors that went into deciding the Top 10 Films Of Our Lifetime, but really, I pulled rank as Editor and decided pretty early doors that there was only ever going to be one #1 film. No Country For Old Men is a film that, from the first moment I saw it, made me appreciate film on a level higher than just 'good performances' and 'good story'. It made me want to investigate cinematographers, composers and screenwriters. It made me want to make movies and tell stories myself. But most of all, it made me want to watch it again. I hope you've enjoyed this countdown, because we've enjoyed putting it together. Normal service will resume shortly, I've got a pretty good Nicolas Cage Photoshop planned for next week - Ali.
Out this week
+The Drop (15)
Our review
+The Imitation Game (12A)
+Nativity 3: Dude, Where's My Donkey?! (U)
+Third Person (15)
+Redirected (18)