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LATHER/LIVE, RINSE/DIE, REPEAT… IT’S DEJA VU ALL OVER AGAIN!

LATHER/LIVE, RINSE/DIE, REPEAT… IT’S DEJA VU ALL OVER AGAIN!

This week Steve goes in a time circle*This week St... Read More »

NEW BOOK & MOVIE REVIEWS: “THE CITYBORN” and “THE MUMMY”

NEW BOOK & MOVIE REVIEWS: “THE CITYBORN” and “THE MUMMY”

Steve gives us two reviews today—one a very enjoya... Read More »

Graphic Novel Review: The Mummy: Palimpsest

Graphic Novel Review: The Mummy: Palimpsest

The Mummy: Palimpsest is a classic adventure packe... 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 »

REVIEW: JULY/AUGUST MAGAZINE OF FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION (F&SF)

REVIEW: JULY/AUGUST MAGAZINE OF FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION (F&SF)

Steve reviews the current F&SF. It's still a g... Read More »

REALLY “REACHING”—Jack Reacher is NOT SF/F! (Book Review)

REALLY “REACHING”—Jack Reacher is NOT SF/F! (Book Review)

Steve wonders whether the non-SF/F series about Ja... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEW and a TV Pilot: CHAPPIE, AN UNDERRATED SF MOVIE, and SUPERGIRL

MOVIE REVIEW and a TV Pilot: CHAPPIE, AN UNDERRATED SF MOVIE, and SUPERGIRL

Steve returns with two reviews: a film and a TV pi... Read More »

Scide Splitters: In Space No One Can Hear You Laugh by Mike Resnick

Scide Splitters: In Space No One Can Hear You Laugh by Mike Resnick

Scide Splitters reviews a story collection by one ... Read More »

BUTTON, BUTTON—Who’s Got the button? 

BUTTON, BUTTON—Who’s Got the button? 

Steve collects movie memorabilia at cons. Do you? Read More »

Your Reviewer, Some Modern Urban Fantasy and Some Thoughts on Publishing and Stuff

Your Reviewer, Some Modern Urban Fantasy and Some Thoughts on Publishing and Stuff

Steve talks about himself (what an ego!) a new urb... 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, nom... Read More »

MY YEAR IN REVIEW—Looking Backward and Forward!

MY YEAR IN REVIEW—Looking Backward and Forward!

Steve celebrates his first year of blogging for Am... Read More »

The Edge of Tomorrow Maxes Out Today

The Edge of Tomorrow Maxes Out Today

The formula is blissfully simple: Two characters. ... Read More »

Review: All You Need is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka

Review: All You Need is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka

More than just a time loop story, All You Need is ... Read More »

Review: Oblivion

Review: Oblivion

I won’t say it’s the best SF film I’ve seen lately... Read More »

Oblivion

Many reviewers have already pointed out the fact t... Read More »

Oblivion: Yet Another Heady, Action-Fueled Science Fiction Epic Falls Short of Its Ambitions

Oblivion: Yet Another Heady, Action-Fueled Science Fiction Epic Falls Short of Its Ambitions

Joseph Kosinski’s Oblivion (2013) is a love letter... Read More »

From the In Box: Oblivion Already Taking Hits

The latest Tom Cruise vehicle – Oblivion ... Read More »

The Safest Place There Is

“The safest place there is. . . .” It’s a dubious,... Read More »