Daniel Bettridge

Daniel Bettridge

Freelance writer for hire.

I write in print and online for some of the world's most prestigious media outlets; scribbling words about everything and anything from pop culture to lifestyle via fashion, food and technology.

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25 Future Stars Who Appeared on 'Seinfeld' | Mental Floss

25 Future Stars Who Appeared on 'Seinfeld' | Mental...

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The Atlantic

When Sci-Fi Crime-Prevention Tactics Aren't Actually That Far-Fetched

The Purge seems implausible, but according to criminologists, some sci-fi films' law-enforcement methods could be possible one day—and some are...

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The Independent

Moustaches: There's no bushiness like movie bushiness

Venice, Sundance, Cannes; to the list of the world's great movie fiestas we can now add another, after it was...

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The Week

Why Dr. Strangelove is more depressingly relevant than ever - The ...

Why Dr. Strangelove is more depressingly relevant t...

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15 Things We Miss About Old-School Gaming | Mental Floss

15 Things We Miss About Old-School Gaming | Mental ...

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DVD Review

How The Blair Witch Project Changed Movie Marketing Forever

15 years on, we revisit the horror classic...

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The Week

How The X-Files sparked a revolution in television

Today is the 20th anniversary of The X-Files' premiere. Don't forget to thank Mulder and Scully for Breaking Bad, Homeland, and more....

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Sherlock Season 3 Premiere Recap: Impossible Is Nothing

A bumpy reentry, but by episode’s end, things are back to normal for Holmes and Watson....

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Why isn’t Robin Thicke getting more criticism after the MTV VMAs?

Miley Cyrus set tongues wagging after her sexually charged performance at Sunday night’s VMAs, and not just her own. The...

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The Week

Why Seinfeld is still master of its domain - The Week

Why Seinfeld is still master of its domain - The We...

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Guys, here's how to score high marks for grad style

With graduation celebrations on the horizon, here’s a guide to some stylish options for guys this season....

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The Guardian

How to tell if you're watching a bad Nic Cage movie

With the release of Drive Angry 3D, Daniel Bettridge brings you a guide on how to tell if you're about...

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Hit The Slopes In Style This Season

Get the best ski and snowboard gear for the winter so you don't feel like you're lacking on the lift....

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Don't Let Your Nerves Get The Best Of You

Find that you're dropping the ball in high-pressure situations? Overcome your fears with these practical tips....

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The Independent

What it takes to win a Oscar

The 84th Academy Awards are almost upon us. Tomorrow night, months of suspense, debate and discussion will give way to...