Author Archives: Michael Moran

London Is The Centre Of The Universe. According To Thor.

What explains the sudden clatter of clapperboards in Old London Town? The weather? the Tax breaks? the ineluctable lure of our windswept mayor?

Thor: The Dark World — The Bleeding Cool Review

By Great Odin’s Raven! It’s a new Thor movie. And it’s set in South London. We sent our number three South London Thor correspondent Michael Moran to find out more…

Gravity — The Bleeding Cool Review

In space, no-one can hear you shout “this is the best movie of the year!”

Missing Doctor Who Episodes Finally Released And We Saw Two Today

Some coming to DVD in November, some in early 2014.

Remember We Said Elizabeth Olsen Was The Scarlet Witch? Now Nick Fury Says So Too

Way back in August, Brendon told you that Saoirse Ronan had passed on the role of Wanda Maximoff, The Scarlet Witch, in The Avengers: Age of Ultron. And he told you that Joss Whedon and Marvel Studios had shifted their …

We’re The Millers — The Bleeding Cool Review

Strippers, drugs, and a hugely inflated testicle. Just your average American family comedy then. Michael Moran smuggled this review across the border.

Kick-Ass 2 — The Bleeding Cool Review

A Summer full of superheroes, eh? Wait until you get a load of this…

The Wolverine — Rila Fukushima Interview

She can see in to the future! Plus! Bo-staff skills! What can Rila Fukushima about the future of Fox’s Number One mutant movie franchise?

The Wolverine — Tao Okamoto Interview

Five minutes with the fashion model and clarinet player who has become one of the great loves of Logan’s long life; Mariko Yashida in The Wolverine.

The Wolverine — The Bleeding Cool Review

Shirt off, claws out: Hugh Jackman takes another stab at Canada’s angriest superhero. Michael Moran, Bleeding Cool’s most ill-tempered reviewer, takes notes…

Another Marvel One-Shot Announced: And It’s Agent Carter

She’s a lot more than ‘Captain America’s girlfriend.’ S.H.I.E.L.D’s original field agent gets her own Marvel One-Shot

Pacific Rim — The Bleeding Cool Review

The guy from Byker Grove. And the guy from Family Affairs. In the biggest, craziest blockbuster of the year? You’d better believe it. Michael Moran did.

This Is The End — The Bleeding Cool Review

What can you say about a madcap comedy about the End Of Days that stars just about everyone? If you’re Michael Moran, quite a bit. Apparently.

World War Z — The Bleeding Cool Review

Today’s modern zombie is a faster, fitter corpse than the shambling undead brainmuncher of yesteryear. Michael Moran reports from the world of the jumping ghoul.

Man Of Steel — The Bleeding Cool Review

We sent Michael Moran to see the new Superman movie, and he returned, as you’d expect, with tales of Smallville, obscure lost Biblical texts, and Action Figure Smackdowns™

Fathers Day – Trailer

Who’s the Daddy? When it comes to appearing in short films that help to publicise a good cause, it can only be Ray Winstone

The Great Gatsby — The Bleeding Cool Review

Baz Lurhmann adapts F. Scott Fitzgerald’s ‘unfilmable’ novel. Michael Moran reviews Baz’s ‘unreviewable’ film.

If Anyone Is The Star Of Star Trek, It’s Spock – And Here’s Why

Michael Moran will tell you why Spock shines brightest in the Star Trek universe.