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2001: A Space Odyssey

“2001”, una película seminal

“2001”, una película seminal

A critique of 2001 on its 50th anniversary Read More »

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 an... Read More »

AMAZING NEWS: 9=3=2017

AMAZING NEWS: 9=3=2017

David A. Hardy space art, new Lunar probes, impend... Read More »

DO YOU KNOW MURRAY LEINSTER?

DO YOU KNOW MURRAY LEINSTER?

This week Steve looks at an almost-forgotten Golde... Read More »

What’s wrong with Doctor Strange

What’s wrong with Doctor Strange

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

Review: Encounter at Dawn by Arthur C. Clarke

Review: Encounter at Dawn by Arthur C. Clarke

While influencing his own works of literature as w... Read More »

Star Trek vs. International Space Station: Transporters & Robots & Tribbles (Oh my!)

Star Trek vs. International Space Station: Transporters & Robots & Tribbles (Oh my!)

"Three to beam up". To compare Star Trek with ISS... 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 »

The Genre Movies That Lose EVERYTHING On the Small Screen

The Genre Movies That Lose EVERYTHING On the Small Screen

Sometimes the medium the message is delivered thro... Read More »

What is Wrong With You People?

What is Wrong With You People?

Science fiction's worst nightmares come true Read More »

Mr. Spaceship by Philip K. Dick

Mr. Spaceship by Philip K. Dick

The short story Mr. Spaceship gives readers plenty... Read More »

“Space Station 76”—A Movie Review

“Space Station 76”—A Movie Review

The characters dress as a ‘70s designer would have... Read More »

Retrospective – Spielberg & Kubrick’s A.I. Artificial Intelligence

Retrospective – Spielberg & Kubrick’s A.I. Artificial Intelligence

In 2001 I wrote that A.I. was more successful as a... Read More »

Time Out’s ‘100 Best Sci-Fi Films’

Time Out’s ‘100 Best Sci-Fi Films’

This week the UK London listings and entertainment... Read More »

Review: Rollerball Blu-ray (Twilight Time edition)

Review: Rollerball Blu-ray (Twilight Time edition)

Post fall of communism, with governments subservie... Read More »

The Greatest Science Fiction Novel of All Time Part 1

The Greatest Science Fiction Novel of All Time Part 1

The first candidate for the greatest SF novel of a... Read More »

The Top Ten Greatest Spaceships of All Time

The Top Ten Greatest Spaceships of All Time

A list of the top ten greatest spaceships of all t... 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 »

Review: The Sentinel by Arthur C. Clarke

Review: The Sentinel by Arthur C. Clarke

Arthur C. Clarke’s short story The Sentinel lost i... Read More »

How Lame is Kubrick & Clarke’s ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ Today? Or: More Importantly, Was It Lame When First Released?

How Lame is Kubrick & Clarke’s ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ Today? Or: More Importantly, Was It Lame When First Released?

Graeme shares the experience of watching 2001 A Sp... Read More »

A Science Fiction Primer

A Science Fiction Primer

Media SF - in all of its varieties - is firmly and... Read More »

Review: Europa Report

Full disclosure:  Europa Report is currently in pa... Read More »

ASM Blog Horde Interview with Gary Dalkin

ASM Blog Horde Interview with Gary Dalkin

Welcome to the Amazing Stories BLOG HORDE INTERVIE... Read More »

Cloud Atlas Shrugged – or let the Skyfall

On Monday Skyfall was released on Blu-ray and DVD ... Read More »