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Interstellar is Stellar

Interstellar is easily one of the most exciting and engrossing films of the year. For me, I think this is largely due to the immersive score of Hans Zimmer, which, to my ears at least, is at times heavily influenced by the Symphony #7 of Jean Sibelius (the finest of Symphonies ever written IMO). 502 more words


Interstellar Heaven

Hubby and I went to see the movie Interstellar late last night.  Interstellar Heaven!

I was so pumped to see this film, but I know how that can be… you get yourself so excited by your expectations that the actual event can’t live up to it, and you’re disappointed. 863 more words


Can you name Arthur C. Clarke’s top 5 astounding predictions?

An excellent guest post today from Jared Hill, a blogger living in Chicago who reads science fiction avidly, and who is also keen on sports and film. 1,123 more words

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Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar is one of those films I wish I could have seen three times before I wrote my review. As it is I only had a few hours to process the (insanely mind-bending) film before I had to turn in… 715 more words

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when the sun gets its red-giant midriff bulge… 221 more words

The World Is Cylindrical

In “Rendezvous with Rama,” a hard science-fiction classic by Arthur C. Clarke, it’s the 22nd century. Human colonies have sprung up on the Moon, Mars, Mercury, Ganymede (the largest satellite of Jupiter), Titan (the largest satellite of Saturn), and Triton (the largest satellite of Neptune). 951 more words


Scurte #287

- câştigătorii World Fantasy 2014.

- noi filme vor apărea în universul Marvel: Captain America: Civil War şi Doctor Strange in 2016; Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Thor: Ragnarok şi Black Panther în 2017, The Avengers: Infinity War – Part I, Captain Marvel şi Inhumans în 2018, The Avengers: Infinity War – Part II în 2019. 53 more words