Jorin Harrod

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Dear Americans, I'm fed up with your stupid cup measurements

Dear United States of America. Could you please buy some ruddy kitchen scales? Here in the UK, we love your food, we really do.<p>We guzzle your dirty burgers, crave your Cronuts and scoff your hot dogs like there’s no tomorrow. But your recipes are giving us heartburn. Why on earth do your cookbooks …

Film Studies 101: The 30 Camera Shots Every Film Fan Needs To Know

The cinematographer's art often seems as much black magic as technique, taking a few actors milling around a set and turning it into something …

40 movies actually made better by studio interference

Making a movie is no easy task. Especially, if the studio paying for it has a different idea to the director about what it should be. Hancock, …

Movies

13 most terrifying horror shorts you can watch right now

Much like amuse-bouche and micro pigs, sometimes the most potent things come in small packages. It’s the same with horror. The longer the movie, the …

Horror

Every Studio Ghibli movie ranked from worst to best

Studio Ghibli is perhaps the greatest animation house ever created. Founded in Tokyo, Japan in 1985 by directors Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata and …

Anime

'Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered' Is Absolutely Terrific

It should come as no surprise that the <i>Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered</i> single-player campaign is top-notch. The original, released in November of 2007, was an overnight sensation, changing the first-person shooter genre forever.<p>Partly this was because of the game’s excellent multiplayer, …

Call of Duty

8 questions I need answered after watching the first episode of Westworld

After watching the first episode of Westworld I have SO many questions. Questions about ethics, questions about AI, questions about how HBO have made</i> …

Westworld

Watch Black Mirror's season three trailer

It's easy to lose sight of what's real<p>Netflix is picking up season three of <i>Black Mirror</i>, a sort of modern-day <i>Twilight Zone</i> that focuses on our society's "techno-paranoia" and its side effects. Each episode serves a stand-alone story that explores the personal and social consequences of our …

Blu-ray Review – The Thing Collector's Edition

<b>The Thing Collector’s Edition</b><p>Directed by John Carpenter.<br>Starring Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Keith David, Richard …

'Lost' movie by silent film pioneer unearthed at Czech film archive

Researchers find mislabelled 1904 Georges Méliès film Match de Prestidigitation, which had been thought lost forever<p>Researchers at the Czech national film archives have found a film by early cinema pioneer Georges Méliès that was thought to have been lost forever.<p>The two-minute silent film Match de …

Science Fiction

Taylor Stitch's Camp Pant just wants to get out and play

Because your chinos won't last one day in the wilderness.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>6<p>Because your chinos won't last one day in the …

Looking for an Affordable Watch? Start Here

It’s easy to conclude that the most interesting watches are found at the high end of the price spectrum, where complications, in-house movements and …

Watches

Perfectly Simple: 10 Great Minimalist Watches

If there were a global ranking for tired clichés, “less is more” would probably be right near the top. In the world of watch design, however, it …

Mad Men

7 Secret WhatsApp Tricks You Never Knew

Whatsapp is the most famous mobile messaging platform these days as it’s practically installed on every smartphone.<p>But do you know some of the secret …

Play thousands of retro games on your TV with the Eagle Box

Do you often crave for a retro fix but a) don’t currently have the funds to shell out for numerous machines and games gone by, or b) don’t want to …

Nintendo Vans shoe range now on sale in the UK

Nintendo socks, shoes, sandals and caps are now available from skater/emo clothing maker Vans.If you ever idly doodled mushrooms and goombas on your …

Clothing

Mod Moron: How I Learned to Upgrade my Consoles and Not Panic

Don’t Let Fear Stop You From Upgrading Your Console! Don’t Be a Mod Moron!<p>I am not, in the slightest, a capable man when it comes to tools or …

Mario Kart

'80s Month: Ridley Scott revisits Blade Runner

Of all his films as director, none has stayed with Ridley Scott like <i>Blade Runner</i>. You could say it's the picture that defines him; certainly he's …

10 Tips For Traveling To Japan From A First-Timer

<i>This is the eighth installment of my Japan travelogue. Read my first impressions</i> <i>here</i><i>, my visit to Odaiba</i> <i>here</i><i>, my visit to Akihabara</i> <i>here</i><i>, my last day in Tokyo</i> <i>here</i><i>, my first day in Kyoto</i> <i>here</i><i>, my shrine visit</i> <i>here</i><i>, and my traditional inn excursion</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>After nine days in Japan, my sleep schedule finally …

Japan

Fallout 4 Automatron DLC - 6 Tips To Building Your Own Robotic Army

Bethesda took aim at the machines for the first <i>Fallout 4</i> DLC, Automatron. Available now on its own, or as part of the game’s <i>Season Pass</i>, it gives you …

Uncharted 4 open beta launching this week — in the UK

For British eyes only<p>An open beta for <i>Uncharted 4: A Thief's End</i> will begin this Friday, March 4, in the U.K., according to a listing on the U.K. PlayStation Store. From March 4 through March 6, the campaign will let anyone try out the game's multiplayer mode for free.<p>PlayStation 4 owners in the …

Hideo Kojima talks about his top 10 movies of 2015 in new YouTube series, 'Hideo Tube'

Everyone's a YouTuber these days<p>Hideo Kojima's latest project is a video series, "Hideo Tube," and he released the first episode today on the YouTube channel for his new studio, Kojima Productions, to go through his favorite movies of 2015.<p>Kojima announced the new Kojima Productions and its …

Top 10

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Danny Trejo creates himself in Fallout 4, too

Celebrities! They're just like us.<p>Danny Trejo, the beloved supermacho character actor known for his roles in Robert Rodriguez flicks (especially <i>Machete)</i> sits down to play <i>Fallout 4</i> like the rest of us: by creating himself in the Wasteland. And damn if he didn't do a better job on himself than I did …

Quentin Tarantino, Ridley Scott, Danny Boyle, & More Directors on THR's Roundtables I Oscars 2016

Danny Boyle

Getting outbid on GoldenEye's sequel helped Rare create Perfect Dark

Two classic shooters share a common heritage<p>The latest installement of Rare Ltd.'s making-of series "Rare Revealed" is a long look at <i>Perfect Dark</i>, one of the seminal works in first-person shooters' breakthrough on consoles near the turn of the century.<p>Following their success with <i>GoldenEye 007</i>, an …

Xbox One wireless controller adaptor now supports Windows 7, 8.1

Microsoft's Xbox One wireless controller adaptor accessory no longer requires Windows 10 to function - you can now use a PC with either Windows 7 or …

Xbox One controller's wireless PC dongle now supports Windows 7 and 8, not just 10

Microsoft's wireless USB adapter for the Xbox One controller on Windows PC is no longer restricted to Windows 10 — it now also supports Windows 7 and Windows 8, Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb announced yesterday.<p>This is an about-face for Microsoft, which told Polygon this past June that the …

6 Of The Best Side Quests In 'Fallout 4'

<i>Fallout 4</i> is actually a bit of an exception when it comes to Bethesda games. Usually I play the main story missions as something like a chore, important and produced, by rarely as interesting as the strange little stories you come across in the meantime. <i>Fallout 4</i> actually has an excellent and …

RPGs