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REVIEW: BLADE RUNNER 2049

REVIEW: BLADE RUNNER 2049

This week, Steve reviews the new(ish) movie Blade ... Read More »

HALLOWEEN: 3X STEPHEN KING (#2—MR. MERCEDES) 

HALLOWEEN: 3X STEPHEN KING (#2—MR. MERCEDES) 

In the second of three Halloween-type posts about ... Read More »

REVIEW: HIDDEN FIGURES (A FEEL-GOOD MOVIE!)

REVIEW: HIDDEN FIGURES (A FEEL-GOOD MOVIE!)

Steve time travels (again?) back to 1961 with the ... Read More »

REVIEWS: RIVERDALE and FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION (Jan-Feb 2017) 

REVIEWS: RIVERDALE and FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION (Jan-Feb 2017) 

This week, Steve looks at the comics-inspired Rive... Read More »

NANOWRIMO and COLUMN 25 REDUX!

NANOWRIMO and COLUMN 25 REDUX!

Steve uses his personal time machine to share an e... Read More »

Psychopompos is a Beautiful Student Film, Based on a Poem by H.P. Lovecraft, and They Need Your Help!

Psychopompos is a Beautiful Student Film, Based on a Poem by H.P. Lovecraft, and They Need Your Help!

a character who helps people after their death to ... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEWS: “ALLEGIANT” and others!

MOVIE REVIEWS: “ALLEGIANT” and others!

YA books-to-film are popular, but some series appe... Read More »

Top 10 Young Adult Books You Need To Read By Fall

Top 10 Young Adult Books You Need To Read By Fall

Now that summer is winding down a bit, it's time t... Read More »

MY PAL, JERRY SOHL!

MY PAL, JERRY SOHL!

Steve reminisces about a writer he used to know. M... Read More »

Will the Real Tarzan Please Stand Up?

Will the Real Tarzan Please Stand Up?

Tarzan, ERB's most popular character, has gotten t... Read More »

“TERRIBLE TWOs” MOVIE REVIEWS: THE 5TH WAVE and TO HELL AND BACK, plus SOMETHING OLD….

“TERRIBLE TWOs” MOVIE REVIEWS: THE 5TH WAVE and TO HELL AND BACK, plus SOMETHING OLD….

This week Steve looks at some correspondences betw... Read More »

Verne y los comienzos del cine

Verne y los comienzos del cine

Jules Verne - fascinating in any medium and in any... Read More »

REVIEWS: WHY I HUNT FLYING SAUCERS by Hugh A.D. Spencer AND 11.22.63; AND A CALL TO ROBERT A. HEINLEIN FANS!

REVIEWS: WHY I HUNT FLYING SAUCERS by Hugh A.D. Spencer AND 11.22.63; AND A CALL TO ROBERT A. HEINLEIN FANS!

This week, Steve reviews a new, upcoming book by H... Read More »

BOOK and MOVIE REVIEWS: 11/22/63 and Whalen’s THE BIG SHUTDOWN!  

BOOK and MOVIE REVIEWS: 11/22/63 and Whalen’s THE BIG SHUTDOWN!  

This week, Steve travels into the future with John... Read More »

“THE POWER”—THREE MOVIES ABOUT POWERS

“THE POWER”—THREE MOVIES ABOUT POWERS

This week, Steve examines how differently powers, ... Read More »

TOP POST DE NOVIEMBRE

TOP POST DE NOVIEMBRE

Tanya reviews our past month and finds it interest... Read More »

BOOK REVIEW: CHILDHOOD’S END by Arthur C. Clarke

BOOK REVIEW: CHILDHOOD’S END by Arthur C. Clarke

In advance of the SyFy mini-series of Arthur C. Cl... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEW: NOSFERATU (1922), Copyright? What copyright? 

MOVIE REVIEW: NOSFERATU (1922), Copyright? What copyright? 

Steve travels back to 1922 to look at the first va... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEW: FRANKENSTEIN (1931), Just in time for Halloween!

MOVIE REVIEW: FRANKENSTEIN (1931), Just in time for Halloween!

For Halloween, Steve looks at one of the oldest, a... Read More »

REVIEW—CONSTANTINE: A surprisingly good movie!

REVIEW—CONSTANTINE: A surprisingly good movie!

This week Steve drops back ten years to review an ... Read More »

My Favorite Martian

My Favorite Martian

Mark Watney is not the first human to have been st... Read More »

LESLIE CHARTERIS’S “AMAZING” SAINT

LESLIE CHARTERIS’S “AMAZING” SAINT

Is it old? Is it new? Is it even SF/F? Steve exami... Read More »

Apocalypse Ex-Machina

Apocalypse Ex-Machina

Buddie steps in for Kirkman and finally reveals (c... Read More »

Marvel vs DC at the Movies

Marvel vs DC at the Movies

Suyperhero films: Marvel succeeds, DC fails. Cou... Read More »

CREATED: THE DESTROYER   (Book Series Review)

CREATED: THE DESTROYER   (Book Series Review)

This week, Steve looks at the popular book series ... Read More »

The Promise of Unrealized Dreams

The Promise of Unrealized Dreams

Dreams never die. They might not live either. Read More »

HBO Versus George R. R. Martin

HBO Versus George R. R. Martin

Is the Honeymoon for die hard fans of The Song of ... Read More »

Top Post de Abril

Top Post de Abril

Tanya's monthly round up of top posts from April Read More »

WHAT’S THIS FANTASY DOING IN MY MYSTERY / THRILLER?

WHAT’S THIS FANTASY DOING IN MY MYSTERY / THRILLER?

A review of In the Electric Mist with Confederate ... Read More »

WE DON’T NEED ANOTHER “HEROES”—or do we? “POWERS” debuts!      

WE DON’T NEED ANOTHER “HEROES”—or do we? “POWERS” debuts!      

Taking a break from his Personal Time Machine, Ste... Read More »

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