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Cronenberg Critique: Scanners

David Scribe looks at Cronenbergs first mainstream film, the eye popping and head bursting Scanners.


Sidewinder's View: "Dead Ringers" (1988)

Aside from Jeremy Irons acting opposite himself as twin brothers, and the pre-CGI visual wizardry that helped accomplish that illusion…

…I’ve never understood the appeal of this movie. 294 more words

A Wireless Barcode Scanner Can Increase the Revenue of the Handicrafts Industry

A wireless barcode scanner can change the perception that customers have about the quality and branding of the handicrafts industry in emerging economies. Given that many emerging economies come with the baggage of a colonial past, their local handicrafts industries have always been subject to multiple threats in the free market and today their condition is such that many of this micro, small and medium enterprises is on the verge of extinction. 364 more words


Nerdy Things To Do This Weekend In Edmonton (Feb.10-12)

Honestly, it’s a little quieter than last week for events but there’s still some nerdy options available to you this weekend. Metro Cinema isn’t disappointing by having back to back Sci-Fi movies you won’t find on the big screen anywhere else and Thunderprov is getting into the Valentine’s spirit with a romance edition on Saturday night. 133 more words


Scanners (1981, David Cronenberg)

About a half hour into Scanners, the film starts to run out of its initial steam. Director Cronenberg (who also scripted) opens the film with some dynamic set pieces–lead Stephen Lack mind frying a mean woman, Lack on the run from goons, Patrick McGoohan chaining Lack down and torturing him (apparently), and Michael Ironside blowing up some guy’s head with his mind. 633 more words


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Latest Report On Global 3D Bladder Scanners Market Research Report 2017

A latest market report released by Market Research Globe titled, Global 3D Bladder Scanners  Market Research Report 2016, approximates that the 3D Bladder Scanners  market size is estimated to grow at a significant CAGR over the forecast period, and this is accredited to the rise in demand of this product on a global level along with novel market innovations. 514 more words

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