War of the Worlds: 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See

2018-04-20T12:00:13+00:00

The 1953 film War of the Worlds, produced by George Pal and directed by Byron Haskin, is probably the most recognized adaptation of H.G. Wells’ 1898 novel and is considered to be a classic in the genre. I consider it the best 1950s B-movie ever made. There have been many adaptations of War [...]

War of the Worlds: 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See2018-04-20T12:00:13+00:00

Metropolis: 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See

2018-04-16T17:00:44+00:00

Metropolis is the second of the silent films on this list and considered the first great science fiction film. I will go further than that - it is one of the greatest films of all time. Period. This is not hyperbole; this film is brilliant. It is beautiful and [...]

Metropolis: 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See2018-04-16T17:00:44+00:00

Le voyage dans la lune: 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See

2018-04-16T12:00:13+00:00

Le voyage dans la lune or A Trip to the Moon is a 1902 silent movie by Georges Méliès. It is considered the first science fiction film. It is also the first of several silent films on this list. Silent films can be problematic when I recommend them to [...]

Le voyage dans la lune: 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See2018-04-16T12:00:13+00:00

Blade Runner: 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See

2018-04-17T12:19:38+00:00

Welcome to the second of the 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See. This week the dark, alternate future that has you question what and who is really human, Blade Runner. The first thing you need to figure out when talking about Blade Runner is just what film it [...]

Blade Runner: 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See2018-04-17T12:19:38+00:00

Forbidden Planet: 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See

2018-04-17T10:28:47+00:00

Welcome to the first of the 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See. This week we start with an undeniable classic and a film that set the standard for what science fiction films would become for decades, the influential and beautiful Forbidden Planet. Forbidden Planet, made in 1956, is [...]

Forbidden Planet: 99 Science Fiction Films You Must See2018-04-17T10:28:47+00:00

Obligatory Best of List for the Dumpster Fire Year That was 2017

2018-01-01T20:44:52+00:00

2017 is officially over and frankly, good riddance. Among the vast amount of awful this past year brought we saw a once lauded political institution (know colloquially as “The United States”) become a world-wide punchline and a seemingly endless stream of celebrities and other men in positions of power get [...]

Obligatory Best of List for the Dumpster Fire Year That was 20172018-01-01T20:44:52+00:00

Logan: My Thoughts

2017-06-28T21:44:20+00:00

I saw Logan a week ago and if I were a good blogger/critic I would have immediately wrote up my thoughts and threw them out there for the world to see with a clickbait-able title and some snarky and/or gushing praise and let the sweet, sweet page views roll in. [...]

Logan: My Thoughts2017-06-28T21:44:20+00:00

Something good. Something bad. A bit of Both: A Guardians of the Galaxy History

2017-06-28T21:43:09+00:00

Okay, I’ll admit that when Marvel announced Guardians of the Galaxy as part of its Phase II I was … skeptical. It’s a relatively unknown franchise that features a sentient tree and a talking raccoon as major characters, that’s a bit of a gamble. Don’t get me wrong I was [...]

Something good. Something bad. A bit of Both: A Guardians of the Galaxy History2017-06-28T21:43:09+00:00