Sleepy Hollow

This review appeared in Frontier Issue 22 July 2001.

This Tim Burton-helmed version of the “great American tale” is dark and gruesome while at the same time a complete hoot, with Burton’s trademark twisted sense of humour. This is not …

Bugs, Mr Rico! Lotsa bugs!

This article appeared in Frontier Issue 20 July 2000.

Animation has seen a rennaisance in recent years, with many animated TV shows and films appearing. Previously, animation in Western society was mostly aimed at children – Disney and its ilk. …

Sex, Borg and Rock’n’Roll

This review was first published in Frontier: The Australian Science Fiction Media Magazine Issue 5 December 1996. At a certain point in Star Trek: First Contact, Captain Picard (Patrick Stewart) declares: "A line shall be drawn here!" And so, it appears, the line was drawn for Star Trek itself: produce a successful, critically approved film that attracted old and new audiences or face the film franchise closing down completely.