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Snowpiercer and Sunshine: Opposite and alike

I recently had a chance to sit through the entirety of Sunshine, the Danny Boyle movie about a team of astronauts taking a nuclear payload to try to re-ignite a dying Sun.  1,080 more words

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MEMORABLE MOVIE QUOTES: STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KHAN (1982)

MEMORABLE MOVIE QUOTES:  STAR TREK II:  THE WRATH OF KHAN (1982)

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Michael Arruda

 

With the recent passing of Leonard Nimoy, it’s the perfect time to look at… 1,213 more words

Interstellar: more accurate than the typical sci-fi movie, but still had issues

This week, I watched the movie Interstellar, the Christopher Nolan film about travel to another galaxy, a black hole, a wormhole, and other exotic environments.   1,200 more words

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Anti-robot protest organizer says he didn't fake rally

Whether you believe there was or was not a Rally Against Robots at the SXSW convention is not the point. We all know that 1)Robots eat old peoples’ medicines and 2) they are out to destroy us as soon as they are able to bring the shackles of their oppressors meaning us. 297 more words

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My Top 25 Science Fiction Movies

In my last post I listed my picks for the best 25 fantasy films of all time… but in the process of whittling it down to those favourites, I kept remembering wonderful science fiction films that I wanted to add to the list. 2,183 more words

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PICTURE OF THE DAY: THE THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD (1951)

PICTURE OF THE DAY:  THE THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD (1951)

 

In this scene from THE THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD (1951) – which happens to be one of my favorite science fiction horror movies from the 1950s- the Thing (James Arness) is moments away from being doused with kerosene and set on fire by the men fighting for their lives at the North Pole base. 492 more words

Harrison Ford will star in the sequel to "Blade Runner"

Yet another classic Ridley Scott film is getting a sequel. The French-Canadian director Denis Villeneuve is in talks to direct the next installment of the director’s 1982 sci-fi movie  372 more words