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Transcendence: Falls Flat---Movie

In many ways “Transcendence” is a movie about man vs. machine…a very smart machine in the form of artificial intelligence. Directed by Wally Pfister… 397 more words


I'm in love with Philip K. Dick

Even though I consider this a “gaming” blog, I plan to digress periodically to discuss other recreational genres that have influenced gaming.  Science fiction, fantasy and military science have all had profound impacts on either tactical game settings, or the nature of the games themselves.   644 more words


Pacific Rim (2013)

Well, at least it’s better than Transformers.

This movie isn’t hateful.  It doesn’t make me mad watching it like some other big budget explosion-fests, but it does frustrate me.   349 more words


Movie Review: Ironman 3!

Comic book fans who know all about the Mandarin and his origins can forget all that when they see this film.  The film is made by Marvel, but for the general audiences who know nothing about the character or mythos.  424 more words

Science Fiction Movies

Under the Skin: Not Worth Even a Pin Prick---Movie

Talk about puzzling and disappointing—“Under the Skin” is this and not much else. What was Scarlett Johansson thinking when she agreed to star in this film? 393 more words


Weekend Roundup: The Machine (2013) Review

Happy Monday everyone! I’m slacking off a bit here, I was hoping to get my Breathe-In review this weekend but just couldn’t find the time to do it. 708 more words

Flix Reviews

Chicagoland event coverage: Sci-Fi Spectacular 2014

My first event of 2014 was Movieside’s annual Sci-Fi Spectacular, held on April 13.

For those of you who aren’t familiar with Movieside and their events, here’s a quick synopsis. 2,924 more words

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