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REVIEW: ALIEN COVENANT—AN ALIEN TOO FAR?

REVIEW: ALIEN COVENANT—AN ALIEN TOO FAR?

This week Steve throws a few spoilers into a revie... Read More »

Why Wonder Woman Works

Why Wonder Woman Works

Wonder Woman is the movie we - and the DC universe... Read More »

40 years on, did Star Wars change SF for the better or worse?

40 years on, did Star Wars change SF for the better or worse?

Imagine George Lucas at the Pearly Gates: would he... Read More »

The One

The One

Is the multiverse a pleasant concept for science f... Read More »

TWO FAVOURABLE REVIEWS AND A BLURB   

TWO FAVOURABLE REVIEWS AND A BLURB   

This week Steve takes on a blurb and a book review... Read More »

The Guardian Heresies

The Guardian Heresies

In anticipation of Vol. 2, a look at some interest... Read More »

NEW REVIEW, OLDER MOVIE: TIME LAPSE (2014)

NEW REVIEW, OLDER MOVIE: TIME LAPSE (2014)

Steve continues to travel in time—at least in his ... Read More »

REVIEW: Ghost in the Shell (2017)

REVIEW: Ghost in the Shell (2017)

The 2017 version of Ghost in the Shell is unlikely... Read More »

Filming Stephen King: the task that’s defeated dozens of movie-makers

Filming Stephen King: the task that’s defeated dozens of movie-makers

Why have so many Stephen King novels remained so s... Read More »

A SHORT CAPSULE REVIEW AND SOME CAPSULE REVIEWS

A SHORT CAPSULE REVIEW AND SOME CAPSULE REVIEWS

Steve posts a capsule review of the movie “Short”—... Read More »

I, Robot on the BBC: this is how good radio SF could be

I, Robot on the BBC: this is how good radio SF could be

Radio seems to be the best medium for dramatizing ... Read More »

Star Wars is getting complex. Should we be impressed or worried?

Star Wars is getting complex. Should we be impressed or worried?

Disney seems to be respectfully expanding the Star... Read More »

Distopía edulcorada: “Metrópolis”

Distopía edulcorada: “Metrópolis”

On the 90th anniversary of the film's release, Iva... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEWS: THE AUTOPSY OF JANE DOE and THE GIRL WITH ALL THE GIFTS

MOVIE REVIEWS: THE AUTOPSY OF JANE DOE and THE GIRL WITH ALL THE GIFTS

As Marlon Brando says, “The horror… the horror.” D... Read More »

Down Under Video Reviews: “Red Billabong” and “Glitch”

Down Under Video Reviews: “Red Billabong” and “Glitch”

Stand on your head! This week, Steve looks at two ... Read More »

How Rogue One offers new hope for SF in mainstream films

How Rogue One offers new hope for SF in mainstream films

Surprise! Rogue One actually takes the Star Wars u... Read More »

Review: Passengers

Review: Passengers

Treating its audience as adults - what a novel con... Read More »

TV Review: Nikola Tesla and the End of the World

TV Review: Nikola Tesla and the End of the World

Nikola Tesla and the End of the World is an entert... Read More »

…No Wonder Garth of Izar Ended Up In the Federation Looney Bin

…No Wonder Garth of Izar Ended Up In the Federation Looney Bin

Catch up in the latest in the Star Trek war Read More »

What’s wrong with Doctor Strange

What’s wrong with Doctor Strange

After the first half hour, Doctor Strange somehow ... Read More »

HAPPY HELLOWEEN! SCARY MOVIE REVIEWS, says Count Floyd!

HAPPY HELLOWEEN! SCARY MOVIE REVIEWS, says Count Floyd!

Helly Happoween! This week Steve dissects two horr... 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 »

Star Wars and SF cinema:  Where would the genre have gone without it?

Star Wars and SF cinema: Where would the genre have gone without it?

You think Star Wars ruined the possibility for "le... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEWS: ARQ and FINAL FANTASY XV: KINGSGLAIVE!

MOVIE REVIEWS: ARQ and FINAL FANTASY XV: KINGSGLAIVE!

Continuing with recent movie reviews, Steve looks ... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEWS: “ALLEGIANT” and others!

MOVIE REVIEWS: “ALLEGIANT” and others!

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

De Razas y Sexos (segundo round)… Pasando por la Muerte de Micha

Tanya Tynjala responds to critics of her column de... Read More »

Spielberg’s slow-motion capture: How CGI can cause great film-makers to take leave of their senses

Spielberg’s slow-motion capture: How CGI can cause great film-makers to take leave of their senses

  Thirty-four years ago, Steven Spielberg cre... Read More »

IS THERE A “PERFECT” MOVIE? Review of “GROUNDHOG DAY”

IS THERE A “PERFECT” MOVIE? Review of “GROUNDHOG DAY”

Have I written this column before? Have I written ... Read More »

The Retro Look and Stranger Things

The Retro Look and Stranger Things

Designer M. D. Jackson defends the visual style of... Read More »

Computer Generated Images and the Eye of the Beholder Part 4

Computer Generated Images and the Eye of the Beholder Part 4

M. D. Jackson's final installment on the history o... Read More »

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