The cost of being a Super Villian

The cost of being a Super Villian

Well after all the twitter pics and rumours it’s now official, Sam Smith will be creating the theme song for the newest Bond adventure Spectre (2015) out in November.

The character of James Bond is well known for racing fast cars that would leave Vin Diesel in the dust, macking more honies than a hip hop video and going up against some of the most iconic bad guys in cinema history. With Spectre (2015) featuring infamous “Jew Hunter” Christoph Waltz & WWE powerhouse Dave Bautista as the villains we are naturally very excited for this next installment.

However, this did get us thinking… With all the secret volcano lairs and sharks with “frickin lazer beams” on their heads, how much would it cost to be a Bond villain? Thanks to Buddyloans who have created a fantastic info-graphic you need not wonder any more. Here is a breakdown of how much you will need to become the next Blofeld or Dr.No. Read More

5 Times We’ve Fled the Planet in the Last decade

5 Times We’ve Fled the Planet in the Last decade

by Matt Allen

Christopher Nolan’s latest blockbuster extravaganza sees the human race look to the stars in our never ending bid for survival. Here at The Movie Maniacs we’ve taken a look back at some of the other times mankind has had to pack up shop and high-tail it to space in the face of an imminent global disaster…

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Ghostbusters 3 – Who They Gonna Call?

Ghostbusters 3 – Who They Gonna Call?

by Matt Allen

With the recent appointment of director Paul Feig (Bridesmaids) and writer Katie Dippold (The Heat) we now have confirmation that this ‘hard’ reboot will see the introduction of an all-female team. So, naturally we thought we’d speculate as to the perfect line up…

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The Movie Maniacs Top 10 Robin Williams Performances

The Movie Maniacs Top 10 Robin Williams Performances

With the devastating passing of a genuine legend, we here at Movie Maniacs felt the need to reminisce over the back catalogue of the late, great Robin Williams. Read on to see our personal favourites from the man of a thousand faces…
by Matt Allen

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The Empire Awards 2014

The Empire Awards 2014

Posing with the beautiful Margot Robbie and Sophie Turner, talking paintball with Will Poulter, James McAvoy looking like he wanted to beat me up, helping James Nesbitt find the toilets, nearly knocking a drink out of the boy from Love Actually’s hand (who’s now taller than me) and laughing at the character from the date rape story in Hollyoaks (back in the day)….. It has to be the Empire Awards.

By Simon Jago

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