Unlike Deckard, who just grudgingly went about his job and then drank to forget, only to realise at the end of Blade Runner that something was amiss, K feels he’s something special.Read more "Special K: Blade Runner 2049"
For all its incredible production design, the scenery is just that: scenery, a backdrop for the film’s characters that seems disconnected to the action in the foreground or the film’s plot.Read more "Ghost in the Shell"
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I’ve been eagerly waiting for Tom Hardy‘s new series Taboo for ages. The mini-series is set in London in 1814 and concerns adventurer James Keziah Delaney*, long thought dead in Africa, who returns to England to claim his father’s legacy, getting caught up in the war between Britain and America, and facing off against business rivals […]Read more "Taboo"
A cynic would say that most of the actors are only here for an easy pay cheque. That’s not true: they’re here for an easy pay cheque and the chance to stay in a nice house in the country.Read more "Ex Morgana?"
So Luke Scott (son of Ridley) has directed a sci-fi action thriller thingy called Morgan. It’s sort of like Ex Machina but it’s also sort of like Deep Blue Sea (corporate troubleshooter visits remote location to put a stop to boffins’ odd science experiment; things go amiss; mayhem ensues) Review to follow: I didn’t […]Read more "Morgan (Trailer)"
Movie Rob’s Genre Grandeur for January is sci-fi. Here’s a review of Blade Runner which I wrote a while back.Read more "Blade Runner"
In space no one can hear you scream. Not a bad thing if you have to listen to disco every day for a year.Read more "Math Damon (updated)"
This looks like one of those rare times when the film will be better than the book.Read more "The Martian (official trailer)"
Weaver said “I would love to take Ripley from orbiting around in space and give a proper finish to what was such an excellent story.”Read more "Ripley Revisits Alien; Pretends Alien 3 and Alien Resurrection Never Happened … Maybe"