Simon McBurney

Rogue Nation-Smoke, Mirrors and The IMF’s Identity Crisis

Edited to add: HUGE facemelting spoilers below [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9dxFJLKEeP0] I saw Rogue Nation earlier today, and you really should too. It’s a ridiculously complete, focused action movie that’s fun for all sorts of reasons. But there’s one beat in particular that I loved. Back in 1995, thrown sideways and on fire into University and still trying […]

Rogue Nation-Smoke, Mirrors and The IMF’s Identity Crisis

Review: Utopia Episode 5

Back when The X Files was a going concern but in the process of winding down, I used to joke about my ideal final episode. It would open with Mulder, standing at the front of a classroom, next to a blackboard. His first words be ‘So, we start here…’ and he’d begin explaining the entire

Review: Utopia Episode 5

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