One of my first impressions of Chaos Theory is how well it has aged, for the most part. The introductory cutscene sets up context of the story: the year is 2007 and the North Koreans and Chinese are performing manoeuvres and holding the contested Yellow Sea area in east Asia. 1,130 more words
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This 1982 Canadian psycho shocker maybe somewhat implausible, but it’s so tightly constructed that you soon forget it’s flaws.
Michael Ironside (who made an explosive hit in David Cronenberg’s… 448 more words
“Us loners got to stick together.”
Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone, 1983 (Peter Strauss), Columbia Pictures
So three babes straight out of a Poison music video crash land on a planet of freaks who abduct them, as love-starved freaks are want to do. 723 more words
Scanners, a 1981 science fiction film crafted by sci-fi/horror master David Cronenberg, tells the story of Cameron Vale (a dry Stephen Lack – he’s not an actor and it shows; he has the right look, but can’t deliver dialogue at all), a man with extrasensory abilities. 371 more words
Damn … John Heard died.
I know that almost everyone knows John Heard as either the father from Home Alone or as the detective on… 402 more words