This week in comics, the big discussion was Rafael Albuquerque’s alternate cover to an upcoming issue of Batgirl. It is controversial, but gives nice insight into a world where people talk at each other as opposed to each other.
Batman Beyond was a very successful cartoon show that remains a cult hit among those who were there. Today, we’re unveiling a word that is associated with the series and explain its etymology. The word is Schway
Sometimes, authors write stories. They try their hand at a detective tale and then they write a romantic story. Other authors write because they want to teach their readers something by guising a political or societal aspect in their writing. One of these is John Twelve Hawks. And he just…
Jupiter Ascending got a lot of flak for being a bad movie with a huge budget. Those critics were right. Here’s why you should go see it regardless.
Last night, the 87th Academy Awards Ceremony was held in Los Angeles. Meanwhile, in Switzerland, movie buffs stayed up all night to watch it. Resident movie fans Silvia and Dom share their thoughts.
Yesterday on the Uncanny Facebook we had a classic painting reimagined starring DC superheroes. Today, we give you the solution. So check out all the heroes on one poster with all their names.
Over the past week, we had a number of trivia items over on the Uncanny Facebook, honouring the Harry Potter night in the United Kingdom. During research, we collected a lot more trivia and here it is.
In the final days of 2014, Sony pictures temporarily pulled the release of their comedy The Interview from theatrical distribution. The reason for this sounds like the plot right out of a spy novel, which we’ll also look at. The main problem with the movie is though, is that it’s…
For a few days now, Disney’ latest animated film, Big Hero 6, is in Swiss cinemas. Under the awful title of Baymax – Riesiges Robowabohu. Why is it so terrible? Let’s find out.
The latest movie from Walt Disney Animation Studios is only a few days away as it opens in Swiss cinemas next week. We’ve already seen it. So let’s have a look at it and its rather obscure roots deep in Marvel Comics history.
Today, we got a mail from one of our friends working at the movies and in that mail was a link. That link led us to a new trailer with some unseen footage from the upcoming Mad Max: Fury Road that we uploaded to our YouTube-Channel.
As the year comes to a close, it’s time to look back. Today, Dom has gone through his comic book collection and found the best comic book stories of the year.
In a few months, fans of Mad Max will get the latest installment of their favourite dystopian former policeman turned outlaw with a badass car. Now, we have the poster to go with the movie.
The new year has started so, welcome to 2015! Looking back at the year past, our resident book expert Schira has put together the best reads of 2014. What were your favourites?
As the year comes to a close, it’s time to take a look at what we, as the Uncanny Book-Club, have achieved during the year. Not just us on a website, but all of us. Together. Because without you guys, this would all be for naught.
It’s been a busy year here in the Uncanny Headquarters. But now that Christmas is right around the corner, let’s have a look back at the highlights of the year. Today, resident movie buff Silvia names her top movies of the year
Pat Rothfuss is famous for his two books in the Kingkiller Chronicles, The Name of the Wind and A Wise Man’s Fear. In October, he released a third novel set in his world Temerant: The Slow Regard of Silent Things. It is one of the most beautiful books of the…
Next week, the movie that will presumably be the last movie set in Middle-Earth will hit cinemas. We’ve already seen it and here’s our review of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Pretty much at every Raid I get asked by people what comic books I recommend. Some of these people have never read a comic book before and they’re hoping to get into the hobby. To all those people: You’re awesome. And for you girls and guys, I have written this…
This Thursday, the highly anticipated third instalment of the the Hunger Games trilogy, Mockingjay Part 1 hit Swiss cinemas. It suffers from being split in two parts, but remains entertaining thanks to an eerie atmosphere and great acting.