It has been a minute. I might have given up on media blogging – things like episode recaps and movie reviews; But I have not forgotten all the rockets, robots, and ray guns that have…
She Who Became The Sun
I’m reading She Who Became the Sun by Shelly Parker-Chan. I’ll have more to say about it in a few days, but for now I highly recommend this to you.
Altered Carbon is a gritty, post-cyberpunk Netflix series.
Altered Carbon is the kind of gritty, post-cyberpunk science fiction series I really enjoy. Unfortunately that means it’s exactly the kind of series that rarely makes it to network television.…
Star Trek Discovery: worth paying for CBS All Access?
Perhaps I will never see another episode of Star Trek Discovery. That’s rather unfortunate. After waiting years for a new Star Trek TV Series, I’ll never know how Discovery develops beyond its…
Alien Covenant was a confusing disappointment
Alien Covenant was such a disappointment. I’m not sure Ridley Scott actually wants to make a successful Alien movie. He should have allowed Neill Blomkamp to make a sequel to the 1986 James…
What Happened to Monday? Ask Noomi Rapace
Noomi Rapace in What Happened To Monday, a Netflix original movie set in a dystopian future where over-population threatens the continued existence of the human race. The effects of global…
Black Mirror: a Netflix original scifi anthology series.
Black Mirror is a Netflix original anthology series. Each delightfully dark short story is an uneasy reflection of our relationship with modern technology. Many of the tales explore the…
Kill Command: autonomous war robots are a bad idea
Kill Command is a 2016 sci-fi/action movie set in a not-so-distant future, in which a squad of soldiers face off against autonomous war machines. Their routine military training mission goes…
Children of Men: Clive Owen delivers the future
Clive Owen in Children Of Men (2006 Movie), based on a novel by P. D. James and set during the year 2027, in a quasi-apocalyptic world where the human race has become infertile. It has been…