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Apocalyptic Fiction

Apocalyptic Fiction

The apocalypse is not about the disaster. It's not about the zombies or giant lizards or robots or radiation. It is about how we survive it. Read More »

Top Ten Best Science Fiction Movie Villains of All Time

Top Ten Best Science Fiction Movie Villains of All Time

The top ten villains to grace the screen. Read More »

My List of the Best Time Travel Films

My List of the Best Time Travel Films

A survey of the ten best time travel films of all time Read More »

Too Long After – A Time Limit On Sequels & Prequels?

Too Long After – A Time Limit On Sequels & Prequels?

How long after is too long? Returning to a great original is fraught with difficulties at any time, but the more time goes by, the more the problems compound. Read More »

Bad Robots

Bad Robots

Robots are supposed to follow three laws that will maintain their loyalty to humanity. But as we all know, even a bunch of nuts and bolts can go bad. So let’s take a look at some of the bad robots we’ve grown to love. Read More »

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Jurassic Park is 20 – What Went Wrong?

Jurassic Park opened in the UK 20 years ago this month. A 3D conversion was foisted upon an indifferent a few months ago. Universal is making Jurassic Park IV. All of which got me thinking about the original film and all its many failings compared to... Read More »

Cloud Atlas Shrugged – or let the Skyfall

On Monday Skyfall was released on Blu-ray and DVD in the UK. Tomorrow Cloud Atlas will open in UK cinemas. Two films, poles apart. Skyfall, the 23th entry in probably the world’s longest running and most successful film franchise. An undemanding, com... Read More »