When I was a kid movies were advertised based on their content. Television spots would tempt you with tales of daring or high adventure. I remember a trailer for the first Indiana Jones movie, Raiders of the Lost Ark. The advertising basically outlined the entire plot of the film so that you the viewer, might know exactly why this movies was going to be exciting (and worth your cash at the box office). “Audiences pack theaters today to answer a burning question, not to see a great movie.”
Some very well respected actresses have blasted their way through the universe over the past fifty or sixty years. In a genre often stigmatized as being reserved for zit faced teenage boys who are afraid of girls, some truly incredible women have appeared in science fiction roles. These women have not allowed themselves to be […]
Of course the new Knight Rider was doomed from the start and thankfully it is now just a vague and unpleasant television memory. The NBC Knight Rider site is still up. Why hasn’t this been removed? If I were an executive at NBC, I would want to destroy all evidence of this abomination.
The new fox series Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles airs tonight. Set after the events of Terminator 2: Judgment Day; the new series follows Sarah Connor’s continuing struggle to protect her son, John, from robotic executioners from the future.