Posted in: Trivia

007 trivia: A look at the watches of James Bond

During his 24 big screen adventures, James Bond has got through around 193 gadgets – and 16 of those are his wrist watch! Gadgets have been the best friend of the world’s most famous secret agent for over 50 years now and in his latest movie Spectre it’s his watch that saves the day once...

An illustrated guide to iconic fictional locations

From Jurassic Park to the Death Star, from Hogwarts to Narnia, there are countless imagined places from movies and TV that we’d all love to visit in real life. The folks at Rawlins Paints have put together this illustrated guide to some of the most iconic fictional locations… Which fictional location would you most like...

3 common TV issues and how to fix them so you never miss your show

Your TV is a prime and significant source of your entertainment. Be it favorite TV shows, gaming, or Netflix, you really can’t live without it. So what happens when your TV suddenly malfunctions? What happens when you get no picture, or can’t get a specific input to function? Or when black bars are suddenly flooding...

8 things you never knew about ‘Ocean’s 11’

It’s just been revealed that Sandra Bullock is set to star in a new all-female reboot of the Ocean’s 11 franchise from Gary Ross, the director of The Hunger Games. George Clooney has apparently been developing the project since last autumn. It’s 14 years since Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Don Cheadle and Julia Roberts...

British locations feature in latest ‘Star Wars’ Episode VII trailer

A year after the initial teaser for the return of Star Wars, the first full-length trailer for The Force Awakens has been posted online. The release of merchandise, set trivia and clandestine behind-the-scenes footage has fired the appetite of galactic enthusiasts, as well as provoking a handful of indignant claims that the speaking dolls are...

‘Doctor Who’ trivia: 16 things we learned from ‘The Underwater Menace’ DVD

At long last, the 1967 Doctor Who serial ‘The Underwater Menace’ has been released on DVD. Though the first and fourth episodes remain missing, Episode 2 was reunited with the extant Episode 3 in late 2011, making it the earliest surviving episode of Patrick Troughton’s run as the Second Doctor, and what a joy it...

100 pieces of James Bond trivia

Daniel Craig returns as 007 for a fourth time this week in Spectre. > Buy the complete James Bond collection on Blu-ray on Amazon. To celebrate the release of the 24th official James Bond film, here are 100 things you might not know about the world’s longest-running movie franchise…   1. It is actually stuntman...

Infographic: Books vs their film/TV adaptations

The final movie in the Hunger Games series arrives in UK cinemas next month! With Katniss and friends returning for one last adventure, the folks at CartridgeDiscount.co.uk have compiled this brilliant infographic looking at some of the biggest and best literary adaptations of recent years in film and TV. From Twilight to Game of Thrones...

How much does James Bond’s recklessness cost Q?

Ever wondered how much 007’s insurance would cost? Well, the professional underwriters at Kwik-Fit Insurance Services have done the sums and – as you can see below – it’s not really surprising that Q is never too happy to see James Bond enter the room. The 24th Bond movie, SPECTRE, will feature Daniel Craig driving the...

Infographic: Everything you need to know about Judge Dread

Judge Dread is the ultimate authority of law and order this fantastic online game from DrVegas gives you the opportunity to shoot the Lawgiver his weapon of choice. You be the LAW! Here’s everything you need to know about Judge Dredd…