ANALYSIS: Neuralysing History: Race, Time and Fatherhood in ‘Men in Black 3’

As far as blockbusters go, the recently released Men in Black 3 (dir. Barry Sonnenfeld) might seem to be a fairly unremarkable film. However, the narrative, which continues the story of extraterrestrial law enforcers Agent J (Will Smith) and Agent K (Tommy Lee Jones), is noteworthy for other reasons. With its emphasis on the rescue […]

REVIEW: Egypt 3D: Secrets of the Mummies

Of the many news stories to emerge from Egypt’s recent political upheaval, the ransacking and looting of a Cairo museum (and others) housing numerous ancient artefacts and antiquities was amongst the most disconcerting. That a group of volunteers responded by surrounding the museum in a human chain to prevent further damage is a testament to […]