Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Review(s): The BFI Film Classics Series

Review(s): The BFI Film Classics Series

An overview of the British Film Institute's Classic Film Series for science fiction, from Palgrave/MacMillan Read More »

Interview (Part 1): Nina Allan On Her Debut Novel, The Race

Interview (Part 1): Nina Allan On Her Debut Novel, The Race

Over the last decade Nina Allan has established herself as one of the UK’s most imaginative and compelling writers. In this extensive two part interview she talks to Gary Dalkin for Amazing Stories about a wide range of subjects, including her debut ... Read More »

Time Out’s ‘100 Best Sci-Fi Films’

Time Out’s ‘100 Best Sci-Fi Films’

This week the UK London listings and entertainment guide Time Out published part of an on-going series of genre by genre features on the 100 Best Films. The current one is ‘The 100 best sci-fi movies’. Gary Dalkin takes a look... Read More »

A young Philip K Dick

No. 20 – Philip K Dick – “Where’s My Head?”

A young Philip K Dick Angst is a modern condition that few of us can escape. How many people, I wonder, wake up each day and ask themselves: “How did I get into this situation?  How can I fix my life? What can I do to straighten out my life?”  Philip... Read More »

Ten Science Fiction Movies that are Really Fantasy

Ten Science Fiction Movies that are Really Fantasy

Without belaboring the concept, let’s do it. 1. Star Wars.  The force is magic, as are most other elements.  Just because something has robots, spaceships, ray guns doesn’t make it science fiction. 2. Inception.  Entering different level... Read More »