Pop of the Month

The End Is Near

For the past 10 years, Marvel has been building up it’s ultimate big bad – Thanos. We first saw him sitting on a floating chair in the post-credit scenes of Marvel’s The Avengers. What does he want? The six infinity stones, unite them in his Infinity Gauntlet and, destroy half the galaxy. Why? we’re not sure yet. At the end of …

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What we love about Tomb Raider

Have you seen Tomb Raider? Well before you do, let’s look back at it’s origins in it’s video game form. Here’s what some of the folks in the POP Crew have to say. “Right from the start with the original, the Tomb Raider games were not only challenging with its puzzles but also the idea of an action game staring …

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Our Top 10 Films of 2017

After a much heated debate among the POP Crew, we’ve finally settled on our top 10 picks for 2017. Do you agree? Well if you don’t we’re sorry but we’re nerds and we don’t care. 10. Atomic Blonde Charlize Theron doing some of the best fight choreography we’ve seen in 2017. Plus you add James McAvoy to this 1980s retro …

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Come Together

Justice League opens this month and it will finally see the DCEU come together. With only a handful of solo movies before this team up, here’s everything you need to know before the movie opens on 16 Nov. Joss Whedon was brought on to finish “Justice League” after original director Zack Snyder resigned to deal with a family emergency. We …

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Thor: Ragnarok

Are you ready for Marvel Studios’ latest offering? What do you need to know before heading to the cinemas and what should you look out for? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Here are 10 things you may or may not have known about Thor: Ragnarok. 1. Ragnarok translates to “The End of the universe” in Norse mythology Does this …

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Dark Tower

Geeks rejoice, The Dark Tower opens in cinemas this month but if you’ve never heard of this franchise then here are 5 things you didn’t know about The Dark Tower. It’s not a direct adaptation Stephen King told the story of The Dark Tower over eight novels, while Marvel Comics has since released a number of titles which have either …

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman hits cinemas this month and early reviews have called it the best movie from the DCEU so far! Well we are all excited but before we go rushing to cinemas, let’s find out a little more about Diana Prince 10. She’s been around for over 70 years Wonder Woman was created back in 1941; her first comic was …

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10 things you didn’t know about Guardians of the Galaxy

The Guardians of the Galaxy are back and we can’t wait to dive into action with them again this month! Before the movie is out though, here are some fun facts you might not have known about our favourite A-holes. It takes about 5 hours to do Dave Bautista’s make up the most time-consuming makeup job was on Dave Bautista. …

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Zombie Buttkicker

In The Final Chapter, Alice returns to the iconic origins of the T-virus in Raccoon City where she will attempt to stop the infection once and for all. After a crushing defeat in Washington D.C. and the demise of her personal army in Resident Evil: Retribution, she is given one last chance to save humanity from the final step in …

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Highway To The Xander Zone

With Vin Diesel returning to the xXx franchise this new year, we thought we’d take a look at 10 fun facts about the star, some of which you never knew. 1. His birth name is Mark Sinclair Vincent. 2. His mother’s background includes Scottish, English, and German. He has never met his biological father. 3. He made his stage debut …

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5 Times The Skintight Leather

With the 5th installment of the Underworld series opening in Dec, we thought we’d take a look at some interesting facts you didn’t know about the franchise and the gorgeous Kate Beckinsale who by the way is newly single…..just saying. She loves to read. Beckinsale said in an interview that she started to love reading at a young age because …

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Never Go Back

Tom Cruise is back and he still seems to have the same pull as he did when he did Top Gun! Well we asked some of our contest winners what they thought of Jack Reacher: Never Go Back and why we all love Tom Cruise so much! The movie’s plot was not bad with its small unexpected twist and near …

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Lucky Number Seven

This month, Director Antoine Fuqua brings his modern vision to a classic story in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Columbia Pictures’ The Magnificent Seven. Meet The Seven Denzel Washington as Sam Chisolm Two-time Academy Award winner Denzel Washington takes the lead of The Magnificent Seven as Chisolm, one of the few members of the seven who operate with something of a tacit …

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The Good, The Bad & The Crazy

With the movie set of open in cinemas 4 Aug, we thought we’d get you up to speed on everything you need to know about Task Force X! Jared Leto got so immersed in playing The Joker and he wouldn’t break out of character on set even when he wasn’t filming. He even sent his fellow cast members “Joker-like” presents: …

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No Ship, No Crew

With the 3rd installment of the hugely popular Star Trek reboot set for release later this month. We decided to take a look at some of the things you might not know about Star Trek Beyond. According to Zachary Quinto, while he greatly enjoys the character Spock, he has made mention that he is ready to move on from the …

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