Book lovers 50 or younger likely possess a slideshow inserted into their memory by Roald Dahl: James' giant peach; Charlie's golden ticket to the chocolate factory; the BFG's snozzcucumber and flatulence-inducing frobscottle. But for sheer grotesquerie, none can match the evil titular characters of one of his last children's classics.Tuesday, 6 November, 2012, 9:20pm
number9dream by David Mitchell (read by William Rycroft) Whole Story S (audiobook)22 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Christopher Nolan gave himself a simple manifesto when beginning work on The Dark Knight Rises, the latest - and final - instalment in his Batman series.
'I think the challenge with a sequel is to give the audience a reason to come back to Gotham,' the director and screenwriter says, referring to the fictional city in which the stories are set.15 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Each week Young Post takes a look at modern movie heroes and finds out what makes them tick ... this week, it's Captain Jack Sparrow, the outlandish star of the four Pirates of the Caribbean movies
Set-up13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
If Stan Lee - the Marvel Comics 'generalissimo' as he is known to his hordes of fans worldwide - could have one superpower right now, it would be the ability to speak all the world's languages.8 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
1. Hovering above NY
I'd be circling New York in a private helicopter - that would give me a bird's-eye view of that magnificent city and its stunning sights.
2. Daydreaming in Neverland6 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Travels by Michael Crichton Vintage Books (e-book)17 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
It's been 15 years since the original Men in Black sci-fi comedy, and a decade since the sequel, but Agent K (Tommy Lee Jones) and Agent J (Will Smith) are still the best part of the hit franchise. That's even when you consider the addition of Josh Brolin as the younger Agent K for the third instalment.3 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin, Daniel Abraham and Tommy Patterson Dynamite Entertainment3 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Directors Max Giwa and Dania Pasquini bring jaw-dropping dance moves to the big screen in the British film StreetDance 2.
There're only two months until the Street Dance World Championships in Paris. It's dancer Ash's (Falk Hentschel) dream to win the contest. His biggest rival is Vince (Anwar Burton), leader of three-time world champions, known as Invincible.30 May 2012 - 12:00am