Category Archives: Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Persona 4 Golden: New Game Plus Gets An Anime – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantmedh

Adi Tantmedh writes, In Japan, video games get adapted into anime series all the time, but this is the first time I’ve seen the second playthrough of a game get an anime that winks at the viewer. Persona 4 is …

Why You Should See Radio Free Albemuth Tonight – Look! It Moves By Adi Tantmedh

  Adi Tantimedh writes, One of my favourite Science Fiction movies of the year, the adaptation of Philip K. Dick’s Radio Free Albemuth opens theatrically in ten US cities this week after a successful Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for …

Interview With Radio Free Albemuth Writer-Director John Alan Simon – Look! It Moves! With Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, I first wrote about the movie version of Philip K. Dick’s Radio Free Albemuth last year when I came across its Kickstarter campaign to raise money to self-distribute in cinemas and saw it at a screening at …

Interview With Sarah Lotz, Author Of ‘The Three’ – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, Every now and then, I get sent advance copies of books and graphic novels and offered a chance to interview the authors. The Three is one of the more interesting mainstream apocalyptic thrillers out right now, garnering …

Look! It Moves! – The Dark Comedy of Hannibal

Adi Tantimedh writes I hate serial killer dramas. I hate the exploitative nature of the genre, the salacious fascination it has for gore and sexual violence, usually against women, the insistence on artistically pretentious psychopaths who use poetry or artfully …

When Titans Attack The Kingdom Of Pop Culture – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, I could have sworn I wrote about Attack on Titan last year when It began to take off, but now that it’s really taken off as a global pop culture phenomenon, it’s worth looking at it again. …

Insufficient Direction: Chronicle of an Otaku Marriage – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, I’ve actually waited years to write this column. Moyoco Anno is one of my favourite creators of Josei manga, comics aimed at a 20something female readership that enjoys a huge market in Japan but is still underexploited …

A Brief Musical Tour Of Doctor Who – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: I’d been thinking about the music of Doctor Who for a while and had hoped someone would write about it. Since no one has, I thought I’d give it a try, since it’s a major component of …

Jack Ryan: Shadow Dullard – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit is farcically out of touch. I only read what the plot was last week: the baddie, a Russian oligarch played by Kenneth Branagh, wants to blow up Wall Street. That was when I …

Douchey Cat Dishes on DC Comics’ Move Westward – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: So everyone is pretty much convinced that DC Comics moving its editorial offices out to California is a big game-changer in the comics industry in the coming years. For one thing, the location of both Marvel and …

When You Meet The Devil at Your Burger Joint – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

 Adi Tantimedh writes: The Devil is a Part-Timer is one of the funniest shows of this past season that just happens to be an anime. Japanese anime and manga pop culture seems to come up with effortlessly coherent high concept …

The Moment, or when Steven Moffat Created a Doctor Who Spinoff and Nobody Noticed – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

By Adi Tantimedh Before we see Matt Smith’s final episode of Doctor Who this Christmas Day, I thought I would bring up something that I didn’t see anyone else talk about in the write-ups on The Day of The Doctor. …

Anime Series Kill la Kill Keeps Killing Clichés – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: The anime series getting the most buzz this season is Kill la Kill, new studio Trigger’s postmodern deconstructionist action comedy.  You may have heard of this plot before: tomboy street brawling tough girl Kyoko Matoi transfers to …

When You Must Read “Must Kill TV” – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: Ken Levine, not the chap who develops the Bioshock videogames, but the Emmy-winning screenwriter who has written for shows like M*A*S*H, Cheers and Frasier, has forgotten more about screenwriting and comedy than most of us will ever …

The Grand Theme of The Day of the Doctor – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

 Adi Tantimedh writes; I’ve been reading the reviews and commentary about the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special The Day of the Doctor over the past week.  All the smart analysis by fans who loved it, the dumb rants by those …

Diving Into Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary – A Look! It Moves! Special

Adi Tantimedh writes; If you lived on the internet, you’d think the biggest cultural event of the last week was the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary, and in that respect, you’d be right. For geeks and fans, it was like their …

No Country For Snotty Critics – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes; I saw The Counselor and enjoyed it. It’s a piece of upmarket noir that deliberately refuses to follow expectations of Hollywood movies and delivers a picture of a morally fatalistic universe where doing the wrong thing brings …

The Wandering Samurai As Hipster Douchebag – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes; The 1960s were a boom time for Samurai movies, with studios in Japan churning out not just epics but popular series on a regular basis. Instead of TV series, it was widescreen, full-colour extravaganzas shot on studio …