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Jupiter Ascending is better than Star Wars

Gollancz Team: - February 25th, 2015
Films, Gavin G. Smith, Science Fiction

The Gollancz Blog is delighted to welcome Gavin G. Smith back to the blog. As you can see from the title of this post, Gavin is about to explain to you why he belives Jupiter Ascending is better than Star Wars. 

So now that I have your attention… I enjoy baiting Star Wars fans.  Part of it is their oh-so earnest fervour; part of it is I enjoy being booed at conventions; (it makes me … More

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Happy Publication Day: 12 February 2015

Gollancz Team: - February 12th, 2015
AJ Dalton, Book Birthday, Fantasy, Films, Stephen Donaldson

We’d like to wish a very happy Publication Day to all of our books out in bookshops and online today. This week we’ve got robot overlords, thrilling ends to two very different fantasy series and an exciting new edition to the fantasy masterworks series. You’ve got so many reasons to visit your bookshop, library or feed your e-reader. 

The Last Dark by Stephen Donaldson- The bestselling fantasy series from one of the biggest names in the genre comes to … More

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Favourite Films of 2014

Gollancz Team: - January 6th, 2015
Film Reviews, Films

Charlie, the Gollancz Editorial Manager, drops by to take us through his favourite films from the past year.

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WIN Robot Overlords!

Gollancz Team: - November 17th, 2014
Films, News, Other, Science Fiction

Absolutely thrilled that today sees the big reveal of the ROBOT OVERLORDS collectors’ film poster over at Empire Online.

Director Jon Wright and I wanted to capture the feel of those classic ‘80s Amblin movies with our film and this poster does exactly that. It’s by renowned artist Brian Taylor (aka Candykiller) and if you pop over to his store, you’ll find we’re in very good company with every poster you could want for the film fan … More

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STANLEY KUBRICK: Genius on Tour

Gollancz Team: - October 13th, 2014
Author Post, Events, Films, Marcus Sedgwick

Today we are delighted to welcome Marcus Sedgwick to the Gollancz Blog with a guest post discussing the Kubrick exhibition. Marcus Sedgwick is an award-winning author on our sister imprint Indigo, and his most recent book The Ghosts of Heaven is out now in hardback and e-book. You can find out more about Marcus by visiting his website or following him on Twitter. You can read a special spiralised extract of More

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