Explore Alastair's thoughts across two blog collections: 

 

contemporary

Articles surrounding the latest movies, TV shows, and more. 

classic

Classic TV & film retrospectives from Alastair's personal movie collection.

The LOTR mythology explained

CGP Grey has released Part II of their awesome Grey Explains The Lord of the Rings Mythology series. It's a fantastic look into all the different creatures, the power of the ring and also gives a deeper look into information gathered from Tolkein's other books based around Middle Earth, including where Sauron essentially comes from and why he's as powerful as he is.

You can watch both of them below.

USS Enterprise conservation project at the Smithsonian

Filming has started on Doctor Who