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Brett Summers

Crawled out of the Black Lodge in 1976, only to find himself in the Village.

Heroes of Cult: Michael Ironside

Michael Ironside (born Frederick Reginald Ironside – February 12, 1950) is a Canadian method actor who has also worked as a voice actor, producer, film director, and screenwriter. He is best known for playing villains and “tough guy” heroes, though he has also portrayed sympathetic characters. Michael first appeared on […]

Willo the Wisp

Willo the Wisp is a British cartoon series originally produced in 1981. It ran for two seasons that were separated by twenty-four years. The initial 1981 season was made by Nicholas Cartoon Films  whilst the second series was made by Spargo Films and Double:Take. In total fifty-two episodes were […]

Bravestarr

BraveStarr is an American Space Western animated television series that originally aired between September 1987 and February 1988. It was created simultaneously with a collection of toys and action figures. BraveStarr was the last animated series produced by Filmation and Group W Productions to be broadcast. It consisted of 65 episodes, each lasting […]

Bagpuss

Bagpuss was a 1974 television show produced by Peter Firmin and Oliver Postgate for their company Smallfilms. It was shown on the BBC in the UK. It consisted of thirteen episodes that each lasted 15 minutes – these episodes have been repeated for years since and In 1999 Bagpuss topped a […]

Battle of the Planets

Battle of the Planets! G-Force! Five incredible young people with super powers! And watching over them from Centre Neptune, 7-Zark-7! Watching, warning against surprise attack by alien galaxies from beyond space! G-Force! Fearless young orphans, protecting Earth’s entire galaxy! Always five, acting as one! Dedicated, inseparable, invincible! Created […]

Millennium returns to IDW comics

Following his incredibly popular creation, The X-Files, Chris Carter produced another classic television series, Millennium. Early next year, the story of Frank Black continues in comics with a brand-new series from IDW! Overseen by Carter, this five-issue miniseries will bring the supernatural thriller back to fans! With the […]

Jem and the Holograms gets LIVE remake!

Months after production began on the truly outrageous live-action adaptation of Jem and the Holograms, the film has been slotted for release by Universal Pictures. Jem, which reimagines the 1980s cartoon in modern day, will debut in theatres on Oct. 23, 2015. The cast that includes Juliette Lewis and Aubrey […]

Cult Films: Labyrinth (1986)

Labyrinth is a 1986 Jim Henson movie starring David Bowie as Jareth, the Goblin King. The story centres on Sarah, a young girl who accidentally gives her little brother to the goblins. Sarah must go on a quest through the treacherous labyrinth, through dangers untold and hardships unnumbered, […]