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What will happen to SF films when streaming conquers the universe?

What will happen to SF films when streaming conquers the universe?

The movement away from physical artifacts (DVDs and Blu-Ray discs) to streaming services may leave future science fiction film fans in the dark about classics of the genre if selection does not improve. Read More »

Review: Iron and Blood by Gail Z. Martin and Larry N. Martin

Review: Iron and Blood by Gail Z. Martin and Larry N. Martin

Fans of Steampunk will not be disappointed, and fans of Gail Z. Martin’s work in fantasy will be pleasantly surprised with the book Iron and Blood. Read More »

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 »

Review: Jani and the Greater Game by Eric Brown

Review: Jani and the Greater Game by Eric Brown

Eric Brown takes us on steampunk adventure through India at the time of the Raj. The year is 1925, and history has taken an alternate course. Read More »

Retrospective: A Minority Verdict Against Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report

Retrospective: A Minority Verdict Against Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report

Upon release in 2002 the film Minority Report, nominally based on a story by Philip K. Dick, received almost universally ecstatic reviews. I was among the minority of dissenting voices, and what follows, my minority retort Read More »

I’m Curious, so Tell Me Something

I’m Curious, so Tell Me Something

Keith West has noticed a shift in his reading habits - away from traditional imprints and towards small indie presses. Have your reading habits changed? Read More »