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The Girl with All the Gifts (Colm McCarthy 2016)

and so anyway it turns out that the best thing about The Girl with All the Gifts (2016) is not the absence of Sean Pertwee in scenery-chewing Sean Pertwee role, because if there is one thing this movie needs it is Sean Pertwee in scenery-chewing Sean Pertwee role, no, the best thing about this movie is one or other of these two slowly dawning realisations: either a) that Gemma Arterton is gradually transmuting into Mads Mikkelsen, who, by the way, was fabulous in his unexpected turns as Tamara Drewe and Gemma Bovery; or b) that what people actually mean when they say that The Girl with All the Gifts is unlike any other zombie movie is that The Girl with All the Gifts is, more than any other zombie movie, almost precisely identical to an underdeveloped, poorly plotted, British ‘not actually sf’ sf drama mini-series…


REVIEW: "There Will Come Soft Rains" by Ray Bradbury

Review of Ray Bradbury, “There Will Come Soft Rains”, in Abandoned Places, edited by George R. Galuschak and Chris Cornell (Shohola Press, 2018): 19-25 — … 175 more words


REVIEW: "Turing Test" by Eric Scheller

Review of Eric Scheller, “Turing Test”, in Steve Berman, ed., Wilde Stories 2017: The Year’s Best Gay Speculative Fiction (Lethe Press, 2017): 215-220. — Purchase here… 427 more words


Sketch Tuesdays Live at 111 Minna Gallery

A few months ago, I was walking downtown and happened to stroll by this event. Walking in, I had no clue how cool this spot would be. 303 more words


Star Trek (On the Tube): Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

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All Of The Above

A highly-upvoted Hacker News comment linked to a post I wrote twelve years ago on The Young Lady’s Illustrated Primer:

a book from Neal Stephenson’s…

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