Interstellar received a lot of praise from both critics and scientists. Seldom do I find a movie of such critical acclaim to be “Awesomely Bad”. Then again, I do like to be contrary. I didn’t realize how laughable Interstellar was the first time I watched it. I suppose I was just … [Read more...] about Interstellar: Wormholes are Alright Alright Alright!
These movies aren't good … they're awesomely bad.
The "Awesomely Bad" category contains blog posts about all the science fiction titles that are so bad that they’re good, or at least fun to watch. These are the titles that we love to hate or secretly, hate to love.
For reasons I may never truly understand, ParticleShock Actual decided my life wouldn't be complete without witnessing the cinematic masterpiece that is "Tusk". Unfortunately for me though, he was completely right. As many movies as I've seen, (more than I care to admit), I will … [Read more...] about Tusk? Please, Kevin Smith, not another walrus
How bad can Event Horizon really be? For that matter, how can any movie starring Laurence Fishburne (The Matrix) and Sam Neill (Jurassic Park) possibly go wrong? In this 1997 sci-fi cult classic, an experimental space vessel takes a wrong turn at the planet Neptune and takes an … [Read more...] about Event Horizon is a spaceship from hell
Do you remember Westworld? I’m betting that you don’t because most of you don’t even remember rotary telephones. Rotary phones… You are aware that those existed right? There was a time before phones had buttons. Just like now is the time before evil robots overthrow the human … [Read more...] about Westworld: Yul Brynner is a killer robot cowboy
Green Lantern? I don’t know about you, but I’m not very excited about this movie. I’m not sure why GL failed to capture my interest. I enjoy Ryan Reynolds in other movies and I like decent special effects. Meh. Oh well I’m sure something else is playing. Perhaps its because … [Read more...] about The Green Lantern: Ryan Reynold’s digital bodysuit
+Rec is a 2007 Spanish language horror movie starring Manuela Velasco, which was remade in 2008 as the English language film 'Quarantine'. The two films are remarkably similar. … [Read more...] about REC: Manuela Velasco’s found news footage
Damnation Alley capitalizes on cold war era fears of global nuclear war and features both Jan-Michael Vincent (Air Wolf) and George Peppard (The A-team). Despite the fact that both of these actors were big in 80’s TV action shows, this movie isn’t as awesome as Air wolf or the … [Read more...] about Damnation Alley: a post-apocalyptic road trip
There is a new trailer out for the scifi film Skyline. The basic premise is that NASA sent a message deep into space, where aliens live. And they got the message: Delicious humans still available on Earth? Yum! I don’t actually know that the aliens in this film eat people but … [Read more...] about Skyline: Stephen Hawking warned us.