Nick Bown

Nick Bown

Nick Bown is Screenjabber's Technical Director and occasionally finds the time to write as part of the Games team. Hailing from a time when computer games came on tape and consoles had wood effect cases, Nick has been gaming for a while and regularly enjoys PC and console titles. As a hardware nerd, he can often be found tinkering with the innards of gaming rigs and servers or explaining the difference between L2 cache and system RAM to those keen to take their gaming hardware to the next level!
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The Benny Hill Annuals: 1980 & 1981 (DVD)

Certain comedies improve with age and are always worth reconsidering, while some were never any good to begin with.

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Stardust (DVD)

Once upon a time, tales of princes, pirates, witches and unicorns used to captivate us. Sadly, those days departed with our childhood; however, thanks to Stardust, you too can recapture...

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Eastern Promises (DVD)

There was a time when the name David Cronenberg was synonymous with low-budget Canadian horror schlock that resorted to hiring an ex porn actress for marquee value.

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Alfred Hitchcock: The British Years Special Edition (DVD)

Focussing on the early years of the famous British director, the list of titles in this collection will be surprisingly unfamiliar to some.

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The Nanny Diaries (DVD)

Scarlett Johansson is a bona fide A-List star with many critics falling over themselves to lavish praise on her performances.

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Death At a Funeral (DVD)

Death At A Funeral is a strange little farce. There are some great comic highs — mostly courtesy of Tudyk as an unwitting tester of a strong hallucinogen — and...

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Q&A: Rob Stewart Sharkwater

'I’ve realised through making this movie the impact of film to change the world'Sharkwater is the superb new documentary by marine biologist and filmmaker Rob Stewart.

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Screenjabber Meets ... Jack Black

'I wanted to do Road Warrior, but Michel wasn't keen on that'In town for the new Michel Gondry film Be Kind Rewind, Jack Black was on typically acerbic form when...

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2008 Oscar Predictions

Screenabber's Oscar predictionsWith no frontrunner, the 2008 Academy Awards race is wide open. So, who will win? Only the Academy vote counters know.