David Upton

David Upton has a Masters degree in Film Studies from King's College London and is the Film Editor for online magazine So So Gay. He is on Twitter @randomfurlong.

Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 5 Articles
//Columns

'The Autobiography of James T. Kirk': Backstories for Everyone! | 17 Jan 2016 // 9:05 PM

Filled with in-jokes and subtle references to the show, uber-fans will love this "auto" biography of Star Trek's Captain Kirk and the stories of the people in his life.

//Reviews

'Bastards' Makes Despair Bleed from the Walls | 4 May 2014 // 9:15 PM

Claire Denis' jagged filmmaking is matched by the nihilistic darkness of her latest assault on the senses.

'Inside No. 9' Is a Bit Like a Box of Chocolates, Albeit One Full of Dark, Bitter Sweets | 25 Mar 2014 // 9:10 PM

Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton turn down the grotesque but amp up the insidious mixture of morbid comedy and genuine creepiness for this series of stand-alone tales.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Anticipation and Expectation in Game Marketing: The Art of “Anti-Hype”

// Moving Pixels

"Watch the trailer for No Man's Sky and then for Frostpunk. There is a clear difference in the kind of expectations each creates in its audience.

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