Jonathan Gilbert

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Alan Partridge: How I became a national treasure

Last week on Mid-Morning Matters, my radio and TV show (there's a webcam), I hosted a phone-in that questioned for the first time Jesus's ability to walk on water. My own theories include "thick layer of ice below surface" and "submerged jetty". Yet many of my callers refused to scrutinise Jesus's …

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Why Spielberg And Lucas Are Wrong About The Film Industry 'Implosion'

If you had asked me four years ago, I may well have agreed with Steven Spielberg and George Lucas‘s statements last week regarding the eventual ‘implosion’ of the film industry. But today I see a slow comeback of sorts for the very kind of old-school ‘movie’ that is called all-but-extinct every …

She Said, He Said: A Prequel - The Name of the Doctor - Doctor Who Series 7 Part 2 (2013) - BBC One

Matt Smith and David Tennant Behind the Scenes of the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special - BBC

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Explore London's Museums At Night

The time to explore London's museums during the evening is almost upon us again: Museums at Night takes place 16-18 May. It's the perfect excuse to …

101 Free Things to do in London

Here is a huge list of things that you can do in London for free. We’ve put a lot of work into this list, and we hope that you can create some lovely …

Supposing ... Subversive genius Banksy is actually rubbish

Here's a mystery for you. Renegade urban graffiti artist Banksy is clearly a guffhead of massive proportions, yet he's often feted as a genius …

Jon Ronson goes behind the scenes of Deal Or No Deal

A young man called Bill stands in the shadows behind a curtain at a converted paintworks factory in Bristol, now a TV studio. "To be honest," Bill …

Good Burger

Criterion DVD/Blu Ray cover for <i>Good Burger</i><p>Produced by<p>Mike Tollin<br>Brian Robbins<p>Screenplay by<p>Story by<p>Stanley Kubrick (treatment)<p>Cinematography<p>Release …

FIRST LOOK: One Direction's Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson's luxurious bachelor pad is back on the market

As they continue to set many girls hearts a flutter across the globe, their fans can now see what their bedrooms look like.<p>One Direction boys Harry …

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Star Wars and Doctor Who fans clash at Norwich convention

<b>Police were called to a science fiction convention after an argument between two rival groups of fans.</b><p>Trouble flared at the fourth Norwich Sci-Fi and Film Convention at the University of East Anglia, organised by Norwich Star Wars Club.<p>Police were called after members of the rival Norwich Sci-Fi …

Digging the dirt on the Doctor Who 50th anniversary episode

First, a gentle warning. If you're the sort of person who doesn't want to know a single thing about the Doctor Who 50th anniversary mega-sode, click …

Coming soon … how to make the perfect movie trailer

Action<p>• "In a world ..." before those ironically grandiose E4 continuity announcements, all you needed was a strong, sonorous voiceover to set the …

I always covet my neighbour's chips

I try to be good. I know it's wrong to covet my neighbour's ox and so I make a serious effort not to, even though my neighbour's ox is bloody lovely. …

A Doctor Who story: The Hopes and Fears of All the Years

<b>Read our exclusive festive tale by Doctor Who writer Paul Cornell</b><p><b>Win signed copies of this story</b>• <b><br>Russell T Davies talks about the Dr Who TV special</b><p>The boy's name was Tom Wake, and he was nine years old. And perhaps because the year was 1920, or perhaps because he was the sort of boy who liked to …

Meeting Ginger Baker: an experience to forget

The video above doesn't really capture the full horror of my thankfully brief time with Ginger Baker. It was an onstage Q&A at the Curzon Soho cinema …

'Your Bafta will tell you you're not so rubbish after all'

In 1991 I won a Bafta on my knees. I suppose we all do that, in a way, but in my case it was literal. The show was <i>Press Gang</i>, a children's series …

List of Seinfeld fictional films

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Diagnosing the Home Alone burglars' injuries: A professional weighs in

Since its debut in 1990, <i>Home Alone</i> has become as much a part of the Christmas cinematic ritual as <i>It's a Wonderful Life</i>. But unlike that uplifting …

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List of common misconceptions

This incomplete list is not intended to be exhaustive.<p>This is a <b>list of common misconceptions</b> that are described in Wikipedia articles. Each entry is …

Kubrick

The world outside the gates of Stanley Kubrick’s English manor house may have seen the legendary director as cold, arrogant, even a bit crazy. But to those who entered the citadel of Kubrick’s obsessive, often brutal devotion to filmmaking, his life made pure and perfect sense. At the premature end …

Why Kraftwerk are still the world's most influential band

Back in September 1975, a band played in Britain for the very first time. On stages from Croydon to Bath, from Southport to Yeovil, they wore smart …

The Letter Stanley Kubrick Wrote About IBM and HAL

The always-fascinating blog, Letters of Note, has released another wonderful bit of corporate correspondence. This time, they found a letter Stanley Kubrick sent to a production staffer about the inclusion of IBM in his film, <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i>, which is -- awkward! -- about a psychotic computer. …

Manchester honours the woman behind the pioneering music of Doctor Who

The godmother of British electronic music who helped to create one of the most recognisable TV theme tunes of all time and pioneered the genre …