14th March 2017 - Uploaded a new 30 min video The hidden depths of 2001: A SPACE OSYSSEY
10th March 2017 - On sale, new 65 min video Dissecting HANNIBAL LECTER in SILENCE OF THE LAMBS Can be ordered from my Film Analysis page
27th Feb 2017 - Uploaded to youtube The hidden depths of SILENCE OF THE LAMBS
23rd Feb 2017 - On sale, new 1hr 40min video Thoughts on SILENCE OF THE LAMBS. A lot of topics explored in this analysis, including comparisons with real life homicide cases. Can be ordered from my Film Analysis page
8th Feb 2017 - Uploaded to Youtube 40 hidden jokes in the environments of GRAND THEFT AUTO V
5th Feb 2017 - Uploaded to Youtube 6 creepy things hidden in THE EXORCIST
2nd Feb 2017 - On sale, new 60 min video Character analysis of the Pazuzu demon in THE EXORCIST Detailed study of the motives and super-intelligent complex spiritual warfare tactics of the demon character Pazuzu who possesses Regan. Includes careful cross referencing with the novel and script and reveals several hidden plot points. Can be ordered from my Film Analysis page
24th Jan 2017 - Uploaded new 27 min film analysis video The even darker underbelly of THE EXORCIST This is an extended and updated version of a video I first uploaded in 2007. The video can also be ordered as a digital download from my Film Analysis page
18th Jan 2017 - 48 min new film analysis video on sale Excavating THE EXORCIST. Deep analysis of Iraq prologue sequence subliminals and how they relate to the rest of the film. Can be ordered from my Film Analysis page (Note: this isn't a rewrite of my previous Exorcist analysis video, it covers a completely different facet of the film)
11th Jan 2017 - 58 min video game analysis available for digital download GRAND THEFT AUTO V - Trevor Philips: character analysis For more details and to order the download go to my Insight Page
28th Dec 2016 - 23 min new video presentation uploaded THE BORDERLESS WORLD DELUSION
21st Dec 2016 - 25 min new video uploaded SAVING PRIVATE RYAN - Killing with Angel Wings
20th Dec 2016 - On sale A CLOCKWORK ORANGE analysis supplementary videos volume THREE (31 mins) Can be ordered from my film analysis page
19th Dec 2016 - Short video uploaded SAVING PRIVATE RYAN - divine intervention or hilarious bad continuity?
15th Dec 2016 - 10 min video - Subconscious expression in sketches and drawings HOUSE DRAWINGS - PART 3 uploaded.
12th Dec 2016 - On sale A CLOCKWORK ORANGE analysis supplementary videos volume TWO (44 mins) Can be ordered from my film analysis page
9th Dec 2016 - Uploaded SEXY FREDDY 11 min video chapter from my full analysis of A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET
8th Dec 2016 - New 20 min video on sale APOCALYPSE NOW analysis of village attack scenes
5th Dec 2016 - New 38 min video on sale Corporal Upham: SAVING PRIVATE RYAN's weak intellectual strawman
4th Dec 2016 - 12 minute video uploaded Power pyramids and pecking orders in Stanley Kubrick's A CLOCKWORK ORANGE This video is based on one of the chapters from my full text analysis of the same film, which is currently being updated with new information and a few new chapters.
20th Nov 2016 - New article on sale HOW TO RE-INVENT YOURSELF Can be ordered on my Insight page.
14th Nov 2016 - New 9 min video BLADE RUNNER's red eyed replicants
12th Nov 2016 - 11 min video - Subconscious expression in sketches and drawings HOUSE DRAWINGS - PART 2 uploaded.
11th Nov 2016 - New 54 min video on sale The hypnotic beauty of BLADE RUNNER
26th Oct 2016 - 40 min film analysis video upload "KILLING PRIVATE KRAUT" How SAVING PRIVATE RYAN demonized Germans and promotes war crimes
19th Oct 2016 - 11 min video - Subconscious expression in sketches and drawings HOUSE DRAWINGS - PART 1 uploaded. This is the first of a new series. Episodes will be uploaded in between my development of other projects over the next month or two. I'm currently writing new videos on BLADE RUNNER and SAVING PRIVATE RYAN.
17th Oct 2016 - Available for digital download Thoughts on Stanley Kubrick's BARRY LYNDON 33 min film analysis video.
11th Oct 2016 - Interviewed along with directors Keith Gordon, Rodney Ascher and Vincenzo Vitali for THE PROJECTION BOOTH (the whole podcast is over four hours wrong, my section of the interview starts at 3:06).
4th Oct 2016 - Dan Oles, who runs the Youtube channel Bloodrunsclear, has started a video series offering his dissection of my feature film TURN IN YOUR GRAVE. If you haven't watched TIYG already you can view the trailer here and order the full film here. Regarding new projects, this week I'm working on my first video about Barry Lyndon and the first instalments of my new video series on subconscious expression in drawings.
27th Sept 2016 - Three videos uploaded.
26th Sept 2016 - Available for digital download A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET "The most intelligent slasher movie in the history of cinema" 2hr 30 min film analysis split into thirteen video chapters. One of my most in-depth movie break downs. Can be ordered from my film analysis page.
14th Sept 2016 - New upload How SAVING PRIVATE RYAN deceives and desensitizes us to battlefield suffering (11 min film analyisis).
14th Sept 2016 - Available for digital download SCARFACE full film analysis 1hr 36 min film analysis split into four videos. Can be ordered from my film analysis page.
9th Sept 2016 - New video free to download Scene analysis SCARFACE kills Frank Lopez. Full analysis of SCARFACE will be available to order next week. The free video can be downloaded from my Film Analysis page.
1st Sept 2016 - Uploaded a new video THE TERMINATOR scene analysis NIGHT CLUB SHOOT OUT
22nd Aug 2016 - New video series on Subconscious expression in sketches and drawings - INTRODUCTORY VIDEO
12th Aug 2016 - Just been told the link for ordering my analysis of Kubrick's FEAR & DESIRE wasn't working. It's now fixed and can be ordered straight from my Film Analysis page.
10th Aug 2016 - The voting for my next free upload has finished today and the winner is Totalitarianism in MOONRAKER and DR STRANGELOVE (199 votes). Previously I had a much shorter version of this video online, but this is the full version which up until now has been a sale only item. The vote was a close run between this and my analysis of Walter Hill's THE WARRIORS (198 votes), which fell just one vote short. Enjoy.
7th Aug 2016 - Did an approx 70 min interview for Luke Thompson this week on the subjects of Liverpool culture, general film analysis and my disagreement with the moon landing interpretations of The Shining. Listen to Part 1 here and Part 2 here
4th Aug 2016 - New 43 min film analysis on sale Luke Skywalker vs The Emperor in RETURN OF THE JEDI These are some of the most under-appreciated good vs evil scenes in the history of cinema - full of subtle details. The video can be ordered from my Film Analysis Page
4th Aug 2016 - Vote for next week's free upload. I'm currently working on a couple of sale only videos so in the interim you're invited to vote for one of the following items from my backlog of offline content. The poll will be open for about a week, after which I'll immediately upload the item that receives the most votes.
31st July 2016 - Uploaded final part of Film analysis of the TOP 5 STAR WARS SPACESHIP BATTLES
29th July 2016 - Uploaded part four of Film analysis of the TOP 5 STAR WARS SPACESHIP BATTLES
27th July 2016 - Uploaded part three of Film analysis of the TOP 5 STAR WARS SPACESHIP BATTLES
26th July 2016 - Uploaded part two of Film analysis of the TOP 5 STAR WARS SPACESHIP BATTLES
Big Lebowski full analysis and Francis For Coppola - concepts, style and technique removed from Youtube and are now sale only items.
25th July 2016 - Uploaded first installment of a new video series Film analysis of the TOP 5 STAR WARS SPACESHIP BATTLES part 1. The rest fo the video will be uploaded in installments over the coming week.
17th July 2016 - Available for digital download FEAR & DESIRE: The Roots of Stanley Kubrick 55 min film analysis video exploring Kubrick's very first feature. This video is significantly different to my other Kubrick analysis'. While F&D contains unspoken themes (some of which were reworked later in Kubrick's filmography), the film also contains many technical and artistic flaws typical of the first time film maker. This video explores Kubrick's baby steps on his path to film making genius and the beginnings of his "hidden message" brand of film making. Includes plot synopsis for those who haven't seen the film. The video can be ordered from my film analysis page.
8th July 2016 - Short video Subliminal stuff in A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (1984) Full analysis coming soon.
26th June 2016 - For all who have taken an interest in the recent UK referendum on EU membership, I invite you to cast your vote in my proposed six-option format for a 2nd referendum. Please share on social media so as to help bring as many voters to the poll as possible. Thanks.
21st June 2016 - Short video uploaded 12 devilish sexual innuendos in Hitchcock's VERTIGO. Please note that this not a clip from my full analysis of the same film. It's a separate video.
20th June 2016 - Analysis of Alfred Hitchcock's VERTIGO on sale. This is a 77 minute study of one of Hitch's most famously cryptic films. To order scroll down my film analysis page.
5th June 2016 - I've created three new polls to assist me in creating future content. Please take a couple of minute to provide your answers as to the types of content and method of sales you prefer. Thanks.
1st June 2016 - Uploaded a new video to Youtube SCENE ANALYSIS - Max Cady
31st May 2016 - On sale Full 86 min Film analysis of Martin Scorsese's CAPE FEAR. This is one of Scorsese's most intricate and underrated films, hence the length of my study. To order go to my film analysis page. New film analysis of Hitchcock's VERTIGO and A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET currently in the works.
24th May 2016 - Now available for digital download FRITZ PERLS and GLORIA therapy analysis (79 min video). The original video, without my analysis / commentary, can be watched here. The first 15 mins of my analysis can be watched for free here and the full video can be ordered on my INSIGHT page or by clicking the order button below.
13th May 2016 - Reuploaded ELEPHANT, COLUMBINE and the VIDEO GAMES CONTROVERSY combined film analysis and social issue video. I've uploaded this being that, as the film Elephant isn't particularly popular, it's not one of my better selling videos, though I personally think this is one of my better film analysis studies. If you like it then make sure to check out my other digital downloads as you might be missing out on something else you'd like.
11th May 2016 - Available for a short time as a free download A CLOCKWORK ORANGE and the survival of Nazi pathology 7th May 2016 - Short video uploaded 25 easy to miss jokes and metaphors in MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL Just a fun vid while I'm working on other things.
4th May 2016 - Two videos uploaded Dealing with copyright claims on educational Youtube videos and Ways to beat the technological privacy invasion
23rd April 2016 - Uploaded new video The EU's subservient role in US plans for global domination (response to Obama's UK visit) I also recently uploaded several other new vids on the Ager Bytes channel.
22nd April 2016 - Short supplementary video uploaded 20 hidden jokes and cryptic metaphors in A CLOCKWORK ORANGE16th April 2016 - My previously posted 17 min video Technocracy and Social Oppression in DREDD is now available as a free digital download on my film analysis page. Previously I was stuck in a dispute with a very odd "marketing agency" (not even the Dredd copyright holders) who were trying to claim advertizing revenue from the video, even though I don't monetize my Youtube videos. The company were unwilling to respond to my legal correspondence, which outlined my Fair UIse legal rights, and were abusing the Youtube copyright complaints system, so I have decided to post the video as a free download to prevent them gaining an unfair strike against my Youtube account. Enjoy the video.
13th April 2016 - I've started a new Youtube channel called Ager Bytes. This is a channel solely for the exploration of social, political and economic issues and with shorter videos on the whole. Make sure to subscribe because this channel will feature mostly new content that isn't present on my other channels.
9th April 2016 - In response to last month's poll for which video visitors would like to see next, the winning project has been completed and uploaded (albeit with an expansion of the title) - Concepts, style and technique in the films of FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA This is a full 45 min video free on Youtube. Enjoy folks.
31st March 2016 - General update video uploaded, includes answers to some recent FAQs.
30th March 2016 - Reuploaded THE MASTER "processing scene" analysis
30th March 2016 - Reuploaded full video version of HOW TO MAKE SENSE OF CONSPIRACY THEORIES
27th March 2016 - Now on sale via my products page new 62 min film analysis video TWILIGHT ZONE: THE MOVIE - 3rd episode "It's a good life". I recently rewatched this movie and was stunned by the aesthetic intricacy of this particular episode. It's one of the most impressive pieces of film making I've ever seen so I was compelled to make this video immediately. This is also my first HD video (new editing system rocks). The video explores everything in the film from characters to script to cinematography, music, editing and set designs. I'll also be uploading a couple of free clips in due course and am near completion of the research stage for my next full video for Youtube ... MASTERS OF CINEMA - FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA !!!
9th March 2016 - Now on sale via my products page new 73 min video H R GIGER art analysis "The Great confronter". A free 12 min excerpt of this videop has been uploaded to Youtube here GIGER vs his critics and sexual denial. The writing and editing of this long video has been the primary reason for my lack of new posts in recent weeks. This is my first video analysing the work of a painter and I may follow this up later with videos about other surrealists like Dali and Magritte.
17th Feb 2016 - New 20 min video How continuity errors helped MAD MAX & ROAD WARRIOR become classics I was already working on this before posting the voting form below so will now be working on items from that list.
13th Feb 2016 - All visitors please fill in the following form to vote for which projects you would like me to complete next. Thanks
9th Feb 2016 - 12 min video uploaded Introduction to the hidden depths of Stanley Kubrick's filmography Long term visitors of this site with be familiar with some of this content, as it's intended for the uninitiated and those who have been misled by some of the more ridiculous Kubrick interpretations doing the rounds. More content in the works.
5th Feb 2016 - 14 min video uploaded PULP FICTION briefcase mystery solved? (this is separate to my recent digital download video Beyond the violence of Pulp Fiction - see below for details). Also reloaded a 13 min video 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY the Wernher Von Braun connection
19th Jan 2016 - Uploaded new 12 min video Scorsese's CAPE FEAR remake was a ghost story This is a rewrite of my previous 16 min film analysis of Cape Fear back in 2007. Full-length expanded analysis will be completed in the near future.
11th Jan 2016 - Video version of Political Correctness IS the NEW BIGOTRY part two uploaded.
5th Jan 2016 - New film analysis video uploaded "Beautiful Ghouls" The ghosts of GHOSTBUSTERS Happy New Year!
26th Dec 2015 - XMAS DISCOUNT OFFER - DIGITAL DOWNLOAD - HORROR FILM ANALYSIS PACKAGE (40% OFF) Offer ends 1st Jan 2015. THIS OFFER HAS NOW ENDED
23rd Dec 2015 - XMAS DISCOUNT OFFER - DIGITAL DOWNLOAD PACKAGE (40% OFF) Offer ends 1st Jan 2015. THIS OFFER HAS NOW ENDED.
21st Dec 2015 - New digital download LOST HIGHWAY "Real Time Killer" 66 min film analysis. This is one of the most difficult film studies I've ever done but I'm very happy with the result. To order visit my film analysis page or Gumroad products page.
Also now available for digital download my 35 min short film THE VICTIM (plus behnd the scenes extras)
Three short videos also reuploaded.
18th Dec 2015 - Lost Highway film analysis excerpt THE MOEBIUS FILM STRIP uploaded. Full one hour analysis will be available for digital download in a few days.
9th Dec 2015 - Video version of Political Correctness IS the NEW BIGOTRY part one uploaded. The video version contains some extra bits of info that aren't in the text version. Part two will be up in a few days.
I've also removed my video Technocracy and social oppression in DREDD for reasons which I'll explain soon, but the full DREDD analysis is still available to order
6th Dec 2015 - 8 min video uploaded THE MATRIX "Are YOU the ONE?"1st Dec 2015 - Short review of last year's horror film IT FOLLOWS posted on my Ager on Film blog. I've also made great progress on the Lost Highway analysis this week.
27th Nov 2015 - Please fill in and return to me this questionaire, which will help me decide on what future content to prioritize and how to best promote and market my work. The email address to send to is on the form and the form does not require any information that can be linked to your identity. Thanks Marketing questionaire Nov 2015
24th Nov 2015 - New article posted on my Breaking News blog Political correctness IS the new bigotry Enjoy!
20th Nov 2015 - New 17 min film analysis uploaded Technocracy and social oppression in DREDD I'm also editing an extended version of this analysis, which will be available very soon.
13th Nov 2015 - New 25 page article 10 USEFUL THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT NON-VERBAL COMMUNICATION available for purchase from my digital download store
11th Nov 2015 - New 14 min video uploaded Dumbest movie ever? WARRIOR AND THE BLIND SWORDSMAN parody / trailer I felt like doing something more fun. Now getting back to some more serious writing and editing.
3rd Nov 2015 - New 23 min video uploaded Greatest Screen Villains - THE THING "Evil imitating science" This is a shorter version of the article I posted last week. Now also available for digital download (previously available on my DVD sets only) - Analysis of Christiane Kubrick's concept paintings for 2001: A Space Odyssey. This can be ordered on my film analysis page
28th Oct 2015 - New 10 chapter article uploaded Greatest Screen Villains - THE THING "Evil imitating science"
20th Oct 2015 - New 40 min video available for purchase via digital download Analysis of the human characters in John Carpenter's THE THING The download order button is next to the video listing on my film analysis page and can be ordered on my Gumroad Products page
8th Oct 2015 - Reloaded film analysis video STAR TREK: THE MOTION PICTURE "Vger's mistake"
7th Oct 2015 - New short film analysis video uploaded The movie that got Kubrick's monolith - BEING THERE (1979)
29th Sept 2015 - New 40 min film analysis video Action movie psychology: Mad Max: ROAD WARRIOR vs FURY ROAD Part three (final part) uploaded. Enjoy.
27th Sept 2015 - New 40 min film analysis video Action movie psychology: Mad Max: ROAD WARRIOR vs FURY ROAD Parts one and two uploaded. Part three coming soon.
13th Sept 2015 - 26 min video uploaded THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE film analysis "Dinner is Served"
8th Sept 2015 - For those whose browsers aren't displaying my digital download page properly, I've now added order buttons for most of my film analysis' direct onto my film analysis page This makes ordering much easier. I'll be doing the same for my non-film analysis offline material very soon.
6th Sept 2015 - Two chapters added to THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE film analysis
5th Sept 2015 - New 11 chapter in-depth article "A taste of Darkness" film analysis of THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE First three chapters uploaded. Remaining chapters will be uploaded over the next few days.
23rd Aug 2015 - New article HOW TO ACQUIRE UNIQUE & VALUABLE KNOWLEDGE available for purchase from my digital download store Apologies for my absence the last couple of weeks. Been moving house, but now getting back to producing new content.
2nd Aug 2015 - 10 min video uploaded CREEPSHOW film analysis "Roaches, racism & elitism". This is an expanded and updaterd version of a shorter video I had online a couple of years ago. Tying in with its themes of creepy crawlies I've also reloaded two more older videos How I cured my arachnophobia and Special FX in horror: The Arachnophobia Test Enjoy! Please note also that near enough my entire back catalogue is now available for purchase on my Digital Download Store
29th July 2015 - Short video uploaded A tribute to the ROAD WARRIOR This is part serious / part parody, but I enjoyed making it. Comments and ratings are enabled on this video. Feedback welcome.
23rd July 2015 - New 64 min video THE BIG LEBOWSKI film analysis (updated and extended) uploaded. This was the video that got the most votes last month from my Youtube subcribers for re-uploading. The audio in the old 33 min version was poor so I've re-recorded and re-edited the whole thing. This is a much better version. Enjoy! I've also made lots more of my offline material available to order as digital downloads so make sure to check out the updated list if you haven't already.
12th July 2015 - New digital download option available!!! See my updated STORE PAGE for details of how to order.
It's taken a long time, but finally I've come across a system that appears cost effective and easy to run. I've only just set up the system so there are just a small handful of my files available on it at the moment, including the recent MAD MAX 2: THE ROAD WARRIOR expanded analysis, but in the coming weeks I intend to make all my files available via this system. So for those of you who've been asking over the years for a digital downloads option here's your chance to show support for the new system and my work in general. Thanks.
8th July 2015 - New video available for purchase MAD MAX 2: THE ROAD WARRIOR expanded analysis My previous analysis of this film was just 18 mins long - this version is 1hr 54 mins and is one of my most comprehensive and in-depth film analysis videos yet, exploring many additional themes and facets of the movie. At the moment this video can only be ordered using my Pick 'N Mix order form Details of how to order using Paypal are on the order form, but feel free to email me if you're unsure of the procedure (my email address is on the order form itself).
3rd July 2015 - New video WAS GYRO CAPTAIN THE REAL HERO? This is a short sample of my forthcoming MAD MAX 2: THE ROAD WARRIOR expanded analysis.
28th June 2015 - Film analysis page updated. Now includes more detailed descriptions of each video and article, prices and which compilation sets they are featured on.
24th June 2015 - 9 min video uploaded Interesting and cryptic details in MAD MAX 2: THE ROAD WARRIOR This is a teaser of the upcoming extended analysis which I'm almost finished writing.
19th June 2015 - New PDF article and audio file available for purchase on my Pick 'N Mix order form (these files are not yet available on my eBay compilations) HOW TO OVERCOME LAZINESS & PROCRASTINATION If you are only ordering the PDF version it can be emailed straight to you once payment is received. The audio version will be posted to you on a data disc. See STORE page for details of how to order.
16th June 2015 - Vote for which videos you'd like me to upload next (plus other general updates)
16th June 2015 - Uploaded to Youtube - straight film review of MAD MAX 4: FURY ROAD
14th June 2015 - Reloaded to Youtube by multiple request THE SHINING - Mystery of the twins
12th June 2015 - Another short video uploaded 9 film directors who admitted putting hidden themes in their films Now working on Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (my favourite movie ever) expanded analysis plus a straight review of Mad Max 4: Fury Road 10th June 2015 - New compilation set Rob Ager media files Volume 14 available on eBay. This disc includes the full analysis article for Star Wars: A New Hope plus two hours worth of supplemetary Star Wars videos. Click here to view my eBay listings. I've also removed the short version of Totalitarianism themes in Moonraker and Dr Strangelove from Youtube - the full 55 version of that video is available on the new compilation.
10th June 2015 - Two new STAR WARS analysis videos Sound subtleties (18 min video) and Special effects subtelties (13 min video). Both are available on my Pick 'N Mix order form
5th June 2015 - New 7 min video upload for your amusement More plot holes and artistic license in STAR WARS episode IV: A New Hope this is just a bit of fun while I'm working on more serious projects.
3rd June 2015 - Two new STAR WARS analysis videos Cinematography & Lighting (17 min video) and Environment: Sets, costumes & models (15 min video). Both are available on my Pick 'N Mix order form
30th May 2015 - New 15 min video Native American genocide themes in THE SHINING Although I wrote about this many years ago, it's still a topic that generates a lot of interest and discussion. This video condenses some of the best evidence and includes some new info not cited in my previous videos about the film. Enjoy!
21st May 2015 - New 15 min video uploaded Character analysis: the Droids of Star Wars This is based upon an excerpt from my full Star Wars PDF article released yesterday - read below for details.
20th May 2015 - Full 109 page / 12 chapter PDF article The Commercial Genius of STAR WARS - Episode IV: A NEW HOPE now available to purchase on my Pick 'N Mix order form The file can be emailed straight to you once payment is received. This article will especially be of interest to film makers, as it goes into considerable depth about the technical and aesthetic film craft. It has turned out too long to make a full video version of, though I may produce some more shorter videos based upon it.
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