• BOOM

    BOOM

    A post-post-apocalyptic story of love, sex, and small fish.

  • Alien 2 on Earth

    Alien 2 on Earth

    Scott Adams goes for this over-the-top Italian film about some cave explorers menaced by aliens that live in rocks. Molto bene.

  • Flash Gordon, Vol. 7

    Flash Gordon, Vol. 7

    Matthew Moyer swoons like Dale Arden over this latest volume of vintage Flash Gordon reprints from the fine people at Checker Books.

  • The Near Future

    The Near Future

    Old people finding romance and adventure in the seedy side of Florida? No, it’s not life on the mean streets of Bradenton, it’s Joe Ashby Porter’s new novel. Carl F. Gauze gives it a close read.

  • Solaris

    Those expecting a sci-fi shootout — or simply a glimpse of George Clooney’s ass — might be disappointed with Steven Soderbergh’s remake of Solaris. But Chad Perman finds that a deeper look reveals one of the finest films of the year.

  • Donnie Darko

    Combining sci-fi, horror, and dark comedy, Donnie Darko is a twisted look into the vail of supernatural melodrama, with a demonic bunny predicting the end of the world on Halloween, and the only one who can see him is a boy already on the verge of madness. Kiran Aditham checks out the DVD.

  • Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Great Beyond

    Douglas Adams taught the world that it was OK for science fiction to be funny with The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. Carl F. Gauze pays tribute to a bright light that left us all too soon. So long, and thanks for all the fish…

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