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Six things that might actually be bloody going on in True Detective

Posted by Ed Williamson at 11:30 on 31 Jul 2015
Six things that might actually be bloody going on in True Detective
Yeah no, the bit where he gets shot by a crow? That's a metaphor for ... I want to say the war in Iraq? Don't worry, I'm all over this.

Game of Thrones to "stop shoving boobs in your face"

Posted by Iain Robertson at 10:00 on 07 Apr 2015
Game of Thrones to "stop shoving boobs in your face"
When Game of Thrones returns to our screens next week, fans might notice a subtle change regarding the costumes of their favourite characters. Namely that they'll be wearing them.

"Boardwalk Empire? No, never heard of it," says Frank Vincent

Posted by Ed Williamson at 13:00 on 16 Oct 2014
"Boardwalk Empire? No, never heard of it," says Frank Vincent
Closer research reveals this is the 2010 film Chicago Overcoat, repackaged for its UK DVD release in 2013. It's almost as if they were trying to capitalise on Boardwalk Empire's popularity over here. (Though it isn't especially popular over here, so nice job all round.)

Man very good at pretending to be other man

Posted by Ed Williamson at 14:00 on 14 Oct 2014
Man very good at pretending to be other man
I should like to draw your attention to the fact that a 29-year-old Yorkshireman called Marc Pickering is currently playing a young Nucky Thompson in Boardwalk Empire's flashback scenes, and giving the best Steve Buscemi impersonation you're likely to see.

Period detail on new Boardwalk Empire not what it was

Posted by Ed Williamson at 17:45 on 03 Aug 2014
Period detail on new Boardwalk Empire not what it was
They've got the clothes out of storage again but the cost of rebuilding the sets was a bit toppy so they just shot it in the car park.

(via Domenick Lombardozzi's Instagram.)

King of Spain abdicates after Game of Thrones marathon

Posted by Ed Williamson at 15:15 on 02 Jun 2014
King of Spain abdicates after Game of Thrones marathon
"Have you bloody seen what happens to the king when he's hung about a bit too long?" King Juan Carlos remarked to a servant after smashing two seasons of Game of Thrones in a long weekend. "A sword sandwich without the chorizo, that's what. Fuck that noise, I'm Audi." His son Prince Felipe will succeed him, even though everyone likes his brother the badass dwarf much better.

Wedding magazine slammed for Game of Thrones spoilers

Posted by Ed Williamson at 11:00 on 15 Apr 2014
<i>Wedding</i> magazine slammed for Game of Thrones spoilers
Game of Thrones fans have criticised the publishers of Wedding magazine for ruining the latest episode by introducing into their minds the idea that things sometimes happen at weddings.

19 people who are FURIOUS that everyone keeps calling her "Khaleesi"

Posted by Ed Williamson at 19:30 on 10 Apr 2014
19 people who are FURIOUS that everyone keeps calling her "Khaleesi"
Something about it being her title not her name, from what I can gather? Mainly in capital letters.

Some casting suggestions for Game of Thrones

Posted by Iain Robertson at 22:30 on 06 Mar 2014
Some casting suggestions for Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones returns for its fourth season in April and, frankly, I can't wait. Despite this very website placing it a measly 16th in its list of top TV shows last year, it's easily the best thing on TV. (The list was topped by something called "Breaking Bad" which, although sounding very interesting, hasn't got dragons or naked fire priestesses in it, so fuck knows how that's meant to be better.)

Misprint ruins cover of Salman Rushdie's Game of Thrones novel

Posted by Ed Williamson at 22:00 on 27 Feb 2014
Misprint ruins cover of Salman Rushdie's Game of Thrones novel
Must have taken the bloke ages to write. You'd think they could've at least spelled his name correctly.