This Week's DCMG Digest - 24th to 30th August


Here's a round up of all the new articles this week on The DreamCage and AlbieMedia websites...

On The DreamCage - https://www.thedreamcage.com/

#MissionImprobable is back for August! This time with a new not-so-secret agent at the helm as David Ames takes on the challenge of linking Tom Cruise back to himself over the period of a month, just using film trailers.

This week he started with Helena Bonham Carter and linked:


Stay tuned to The DreamCage for the finale of #MissionImprobable2 on Monday.

In other news... 

DC Fandome in blue curved writing on a black background

Steve Taylor-Bryant headed to one of the biggest comic-cons this year, from the relative safety of his sofa, and delved into DC's Fandome...

https://www.thedreamcage.com/2020/08/event-dc-fandome.html


"an emotionally moving, often disturbing, and always fraught viewing experience in a buried Land Rover with two cast members and it is one of the best films I have seen in a very long time."

Steve Taylor-Bryant watched Centigrade...



All he wanted is for them to pay attention to him ...

This week's Was This Always Weird #podcast looks back at the 1994 Rob Reiner film with everyone from Hollywood in it but that you've never heard of, North...



"this film feels like an ending to the X-Men universe we’ve been following (or trying to follow) for the last twenty years"

Kraig Taylor-Bryant watched X-Men Dark Phoenix...


https://www.thedreamcage.com/2020/08/film-x-men-dark-phoenix.html



On 26th December 2019, 627 pieces of Classic Doctor Who content were made available to Britbox subscribers. Every Sunday in 2020, our Doctor Who expert, Tony Cross, looks back at some of the classic stories.

Here are Tony's thoughts on...



Hazel Oconner record sleeve for Eighth Day

Meanwhile on AlbieMedia - https://www.albiemedia.com/

"The frown, the wide/wild staring eyes and the shaking … "

Jimmy Hunter's choice for #SotD80 this week is from Hazel O'Connor...


https://www.albiemedia.com/2020/08/sotd80-hazel-oconnor.html


"the benefit of hindsight shows me that Prince, of course, put his own twist on things and Graffiti Bridge really is a musically fascinating album"

Thirty years on, Susan Omand looks back at the album...


https://www.albiemedia.com/2020/08/turn-that-noise-down-prince.html


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@Lokster71
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@STBwrites
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