Tag Archives: thriller

Retro Review: The Lost World: Jurassic Park

The Lost World: Jurassic Park

I dug this old review up because I recently watched Jurassic World on Blu-ray. One thought that kept crossing my mind was "Don't these people ever learn!!!" It goes all the way back to The Lost World when humans first re-opened Pandora's genetic box and tried to control natural mutation. [Original publication: Nov 29, 2000]

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Review: Deliverance by James Dickey

Deliverance

You aren’t hallucinating.  This is not a science fiction book review.  This is indeed a review of the novel Deliverance.  Yep, THAT Deliverance.  The one with white water canoeing, banjo playin’, hillbillies, and . . . man on man rape.  Yep, …

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Retro Review: Dark City (1998)

Joe Moviegoer will probably find this movie tiresome and confusing. It's definitely not for the average viewer. Most hardcore science fiction fans should appreciate its complex and winding plot. This movie is bound …

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Review: Zodiac by Neal Stephenson

Zodiac by Neal Stephenson

Neal Stephenson is one of my favorite authors. But unfortunately Zodiac is not one of my favorite books. Neal Stephenson Zodiac is named after the rigid inflatable boat that is popular with environmentalists and some military organizations.  They are light, …

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