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17 Through ’17: Arrival


Here’s our list of 17 not to be missed movies to see starting next month and through the end to 2017.  Each day we will bring you the next on the list.  These are in chronological order of release date, …

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Sci-FI Short Friday: Paths of Hate

Paths of Hate

And now for something completely different . . . Paths of Hate. Focus on fight. The dimension of fighting is irrelevant, as well as the ideology behind it. It does not matter whether two people are involved or millions. What remains are …

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Ghost in the Shell Teasers

Ghost in the Shell

Dreamworks is developing a live action version of Oshii Mamoru‘s classic and masterful anime adaption of Masamune Shirow‘s original manga . . . Ghost in the Shell.  The title is a reference to housing a “soul” or “intelligence” within an artificial, cybernetic …

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Passengers Trailer


Today brings us the first “love in space” trailer for Passengers, based on a hot script written by Jon Spaihts (Prometheus).  The script appeared on Hollywood’s “Black List,” which is a survey of the “most liked” (not necessarily the “best”) screenplays …

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Retro Review: Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

The text below the break is part of a DVD review originally published on November 26th, 2000. Here are some updated thoughts:  Jurassic Park is the book that introduced me to Michael Crichton, and news of this movie going into production is what …

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Sci-FI Short Friday: Vacuity


Vacuity takes place shortly after a major disaster aboard the Xoeh (zoh•ee) space station, Alan Brahm awakes to find himself trapped in the airlock/escape pod, with a torn space suit, and the room rapidly decompressing. With his attempts to force …

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