Thomas Shutt

Thomas has written 17 articles for Nouse

Exomoons: A new avenue for astrobiology

A team of astronomers may have discovered the first known moon beyond the Solar System, and it is not playing…

The grand finale of NASA’s spacecraft Cassini

It’s 15 September at the NASA Deep Space Communication Network in Canberra, Australia. Display screens show the status of the…

Exoplanets and the search for life in the cosmos

EXOPLANETS, planets that orbit stars other the sun, are being discovered at a tremendous rate – upwards of three thousand…

Nouse Devours the Oscars Day 10: Best Actor

Tom Shutt predicts the Best Actor category is all about Leonardo…

Review: Star Wars – The Force Awakens

Thomas Shutt calls The Force Awakens (2015’s biggest commerical hit) a thrilling and entertaining experience, even as it relies on many familiar tropes

Review: The Martian

Thomas Shutt praises Matt Damon’s excellent performance at the centre of Ridley Scott’s entertaining The Martian

Review: Kingsman: The Secret Service

Matthew Vaughn’s spy romp is an idiosyncratic thrill ride, says Thomas Shutt

Review: Birdman

Michael Keaton gives a towering performance in a stunning film about a washed-up actor’s seemingly doomed comeback, says Thomas Shutt

Review: The Theory of Everything

The biopic of Stephen and Jane Hawking does its subjects a disservice, says Thomas Shutt

So bad they’re good

We pick the films that are worth watching… because they’re so darn awful

And the award will probably go to…

Thomas Shutt gets his Oscars predictions in early

Review: ’71

Set on the streets of Belfast, this is an atmospheric and immediate thrill ride. Thomas Shutt reviews