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 Cameron film "Aliens". As much as I love the Alien film franchise, Alien Covenant … [Read more...] about Alien Covenant was a confusing disappointment
There's that cliché that procrastinators always use … you know, “better late than never”. In the case of 10 Cloverfield Lane, I'm wondering if that's an entirely accurate statement. It’s late, not only because the film was released so long after 2008's Cloverfield, but also … [Read more...] about Mary Elizabeth Winstead visits 10 Cloverfield Lane
The latest trailer for Ridley Scott’s Prometheus was released on Saturday and it is Intense! The footage hints at an intriguing search for the origins of humanity. There is also a UK trailer that’s a little less action packed, but also less … [Read more...] about UK Prometheus trailer explains exactly nothing
If you haven’t yet made it to theaters to see The Thing I recommend that you do. If you are a fan of the 1982 Kurt Russell film, I don't think you'll be disappointed. There are certain films which lend themselves to re-interpretation. There are also those films which, although … [Read more...] about The Thing reveals itself to be a prequel
seems like security on the set of Ridley Scott’s “Prometheus” must be pretty tight. This screen capture from comic-con seems to the only decent quality image which has been made available to the general public. You might think with a 2012 release date there would be some … [Read more...] about Charlize Therone’s Prometheus push-ups
Yes,I’ve heard the news. Avatar is going to become a thematic attraction at Disney parks. I’m not even going to bother with the details. I guess there’s still some money to ring out of the “Avatar Experience”. Remember that clever observation someone made about Avatar … [Read more...] about Avatar to become Disney theme park attraction?
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
JJ Abrams excels at is telling stories about people while distracting the audience with something quite outlandish. That's unfortunate. I think he's trying to show us how characters react to unthinkable situations and how they relate to one another in the face of some absurd … [Read more...] about Super 8 could have been a new generation’s E.T.