Apologies for this most hideous of delays in posting the answers, there really is no excuse.

 

Crossword solution from Strong Words issue 4

Across:
 1. American 70’s tome is force of meteorological feature (8,7)
 8. Harsh-sounding opera singer’s first (5)  
 9. Garbo breaks stalk? 1984 film based on 1930 film slogan (5) 
10. Can hear it in Audi bleeps (7)
11. Had small company reorganised, as necessary (2,3)
13. First reel taken by Harry Dean Stanton’s man is copy (5)
16. Uncle Addams endlessly lost to name Danish ‘Dogme’ film (6)
19. Crazy route goes right for bike (6) 
20. Father initial artist in movement (4)
21. Brian goes to church for Powell (5)
22. This mortal entity is about fossil fuel (4)
23. Performing, most wild giants take hundred (6)
24. Disney functioning for British composer (6)
27. Select disc, if invoking genre (3-2)
29. 24D who established weird motel, not delish! (5)
31. Huxley’s drug absorbs boxer in Africa (7)
32. Money for band for food (5)
33. Iron 51 times for the cat (5)
34. A metaphor cringe made for film-maker (15)
 
Down:
 
 2. Hear lentil dish is writer’s second (5)
 3. Asimov hides Leica as inspector turns up (5)
 4. Idris Elba film of book length, that is. (6)
 5. Updike’s at rest, is rich, blah blah blah? (6)
 6. Fashionable bird is trainee (6)
 7. Grass character, arrange or ask (5)
11. Finch in loft is American hero (7)
12. He escaped last cash IOU with a racket, cunning! (7)
14. Paint is spilt in Adrien Brody film (7)
15. Love spans not the only fruit (7)
16. Stark traveller is mad faery (5)
17. 24D once Josiffe, reportedly from North (5)
18. Between E.T, Han Solo and Coen brother (5)
24. Sagacity of British comedian, to start with (6)
25. Malt on rocks for ex-chancellor 24D (6)
26. Outside broadcast is lengthy shape (6)
28. Blimey, soldier! That’s a royal beast! (5)
29. Arts award towards rear of plane in airline (5)
30. 1.6 km after Spanish Zola (5)

 

Crossword solution from Strong Words issue 3

Across:
 
 1. The big, sleepy author (7,8)
 8. Instrumental character in Twelfth Night. (5)
 9. Inclement day women were sung about? (5)
10. First translator impolite with golden American cartoonist (7)
11. Wake up, little Orbach (5) 
13. Charge for dimension? (5)
16. Plane in Princess Nadja’s region. (6)
19. Racehorse turns up in Eliot’s cathedral (6)
20. Fatboy Whitman? (4)
21. Misread her as novelist and cake-maker (5)
22. Blue record label in school insurrection (4)
23. Heard Hilary above fireplace (6)
24. Jamaican ranks as quiet ABBA (6)
27. Creating an air of currency, perhaps in The Famished Road (5)
29. Grand boundary I left for artist (5)
31. Mistakenly pardon a box opener (7)
32. Flower induces fever, novel! (5)
33. Films Mulholland Drive, collapses (5)
34. Lowly Serbia menu offers Beatles’ platter (6,9)
 
Down:
 
 2. Bad idea, you say, so farewell (5)
 3. Speak publicly and love to spill tear (5)
 4. Après nous, le…glue… (Ed?) *revolution* (6)
 5. Who’s Odyssey? Ms. Hero! (6)
 6. Acclaimed South American poet, sadly unread (6)
 7. German artist to the max! (5)
11. Clash participant also French writer (7)
12 &14D. Is it tropic tilt confusing British band? (7,7)
14. See 12D.
15. Crime writer is endless tool when it comes to races (7)
16. Ballard tale about impetuous collision (5)
17. Appallingly, I bash Indian title (5)
18. Left off standard opera (5)
24. Drain Vietnamese soup for old poet (6)
25. Insane/sane with some sea sick Greek character (6)
26. Bachelor outside broadcast with sailor in The Little Prince’s tree (6)
28. Entertain one who inspires (5)
29. Author back in teak (fake) hiding place (5)
30. Capital but unbearably light writer? (5)