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Review: 2012 (2009) (Appetite For Destruction?)

“We’re going to need a bigger plane.”

President Donald Trump has been the most powerful man in the world for over a month. Yet the world is still in one piece. 990 more words


Episode 50: 2012


For our 50th episode we choose to embrace the apocalypse. We have so many questions… How many actual times do planes take off over magma filled rifts in the earth? 49 more words

No surprise on the Thirteenth Floor

Not good, not bad either really. A 1990s sci-fi movie which is exploiting a theme that could still be represented today.

I watched the Thirteenth Floor with no expectations and I was not in the mindset to want to meditate on hidden clues to figure out the end and solve the mystery by myself. 505 more words


Gareth Edwards and Thomas Tull Talk About Making 'Godzilla'

I was invited to attend a special press screening of the 2014 “Godzilla” at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre (it’s now called TCL Chinese Theatres, but I prefer to call it Grauman’s), and it proved to be a huge improvement over… 1,529 more words


Upon its release in 2015 Rolland Emmerich’s Stonewall was pretty well critically savaged for a few reasons, now, a year later I’d thought I’d give it a go being somewhat distanced from the ‘hype’ and as it has appeared on Netflix. 611 more words


Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)

Twenty years ago, director Roland Emmerich put on screen an alien-invasion disaster feature with moments so iconic & jaw-dropping that viewers n critics alike were left dazzled by the sheer scale & size of its ambition. 449 more words

Film Review

Roland Emmerich in Talks to Direct Sci-Fi Thriller 'Dark Matter'

Roland Emmerich is in early negotiations with Sony Pictures to direct the science-fiction thriller “Dark Matter,” based on the Blake Crouch bestseller.

Matt Tolmach is producing the movie version of “Dark Matter,” which was published in July by Crown Publishing Group. 167 more words