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HALLOWEEN: 3X STEPHEN KING (#1—IT)

HALLOWEEN: 3X STEPHEN KING (#1—IT)

In this first of three Halloween-y columns examining several media adaptations of Stephen King works, Steve talks about the new movie, and what’s wrong with IT. Read More »

We’re All Ed Wood Now

We’re All Ed Wood Now

Ed Wood: No one would know who he was if were making films today. Read More »

CREATED: THE DESTROYER   (Book Series Review)

CREATED: THE DESTROYER   (Book Series Review)

This week, Steve looks at the popular book series The Destroyer and their Film and TV counterparts. (Caution: this series is more violent than Game of Thrones!) Read More »

Film Crimes: The Ones That Got Away

Film Crimes: The Ones That Got Away

Has anyone ever challenged the notion that film viewers are fundamentally happy to be served the same old stuff time and time again? Read More »

Avengers 2 Heralds the End of an Empire

Avengers 2 Heralds the End of an Empire

Can you take a pill for superhero movie fatigue? Read More »

Art Goes Hollywood: SF and Fantasy Concept Art

Art Goes Hollywood: SF and Fantasy Concept Art

It seems that all good fantasy artists head for Hollywood Read More »

REVIEWS: An Hilarious Short Story, a Horrific Movie, and a Book

REVIEWS: An Hilarious Short Story, a Horrific Movie, and a Book

Why do the short story and the movie get adjectives in the title, but not the book? Steve tells why. Read More »

Scide Splitters: The Technicolor Time Machine by Harry Harrison

Scide Splitters: The Technicolor Time Machine by Harry Harrison

Scide Splitters reviews Harry Harrison’s tale of Hollywood behaving badly with a time machine. Read More »

Why Hollywood Needs to Stay Out of Anime (At Least For Now)

Why Hollywood Needs to Stay Out of Anime (At Least For Now)

Media apologists everywhere would have you believe that Hollywood only runs the way that it does because of this concept called "marketability." We could never have Asian-American headliners in an Akira movie because we don't have enough big-name As... Read More »

Against the Boycott of Ender’s Game

Against the Boycott of Ender’s Game

When I returned to reading science fiction as adult I discovered a whole new generation of authors:Greg Bear, David Brin, William Gibson, Octavia E. Butler, and Orson Scott Card. In each case I would read a recommended book and enjoy it so much IR... Read More »

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