Tag: Sci-Fi

Woman in Motion

Woman in Motion

Screen Reviews

Star Trek’s Nichelle Nichols not only broke the color barrier in science fiction, she turned the astronaut corps into a slice of America.

The Birds

The Birds

Archikulture Digest

Let’s visit an America attacked by birds that peck us to death at high tide. Not sure how things are going in Phoenix.

The Man from Earth

The Man from Earth

Screen Reviews

A Cro-magnon man lives for 14,000 years and gets a job in academia. But now it’s time for him to move on so his friends don’t notice he’s not aging.

C.H.U.D.

C.H.U.D.

Screen Reviews

Mutant creatures live under the subways of New York and munch on the homeless. What could possibly go wrong?

Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor

Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor

Screen Reviews

Three Doctor Whos unite to battle Zygons in a vast time conundrum centered on the Tower of London. It’s an action packed movie infused with traces of Star Wars, Dune, and any other Sci Fi franchise worth its hyper-salt.

District 9

District 9

Screen Reviews

An alien race forced to live in slum-like conditions in Johannesburg discovers a surprising camaraderie with a government agent that is exposed to its biotechnology. It may be 2009’s most thrilling film, sez Julie Haverkate.

Christmas On Mars

Christmas On Mars

Screen Reviews

Call me a dork if you must, but I can’t wait to ogle Wayne Coyne’s backyard space ship and get infected with the alien spirit of Christmas. Carl F Gauze considers Christmas on Mars required watching for the 12-sided dice crowd.

Mortarville

Mortarville

Print Reviews

A young man, born in a test tube and raised in an ominous underground bunker, grows up to be head of security at a dying shopping mall in a dying city. Carl F Gauze has seen the future, and there isn’t a single flying car on the horizon.

Fripp & Eno

Fripp & Eno

Music Reviews

The Equatorial Stars (Discipline Global Mobile). Review by Aaron Shaul.

Metropolis

Screen Reviews

No, it’s not a grown up version of TV’s Smallville, it’s director Rintaro’s anime version of Osamu Tezuka’s 1949 manga, loosely based on the Fritz Lang classic of the same name. Carl F. Gauze reads the subtitles.

Petland

Music Reviews

Miss Roboto (Manic Music). Review by Carl F. Gauze.

Captured! By Robots

Event Reviews

Captured! By Robots, with the Rock Coaches and Man Made Brain at the Earl in Atlanta, GA on November 11, 2000. Concert review by Roi Tamkin.

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Hold Me Tight

Hold Me Tight

Screen Reviews

Lily and Generoso review Hold Me Tight, the sixth feature directed by renowned actor Mathieu Amalric. Centered around a brilliant performance from Vicky Krieps (Phantom Thread, Bergman Island), Hold Me Tight is an unpredictable and remarkable psychological drama.

Sirens

Sirens

Screen Reviews

The fact that the band Slaves to Sirens exists is impressive, but that they live, love, and breathe to play metal takes things to another level. Sirens documents the journey. Review by Charles DJ Deppner.