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Blade Runner 2049: official prologue film.

August 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
Blade Runner 2049: official prologue film.

Here’s a six minute-long prologue film released as an official teaser for the upcoming Blade Runner 2049 movie. It looks at how the world of Blade Runner 2049 was bridged after the doings and plot of the original flick. Some of the ideas seem influenced by a certain award-winning science fiction book (The Windup Girl by writer […]

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Anti-Matter (aka Wormholes) (2017): a film review by Mark R. Leeper.

August 28, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Anti-Matter (aka Wormholes) (2017): a film review by Mark R. Leeper.

Quantum teleportation may have side effects. This film is like a Whitman Sampler of cutting edge physics ideas packed into a Science Fiction mystery. ‘Anti-Matter’ is very much auteur Science Fiction. Newcomer Keir Burrows writes and directs based on his own story. This is a film that could well earn a cult following. There is […]

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Blade Runner 2049 – new trailer brings on the cyberpunk.

August 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Blade Runner 2049 – new trailer brings on the cyberpunk.

Here’s the new trailer for Blade Runner 2049. Author William Gibson often tells the story about about how he was just about to finish his first full length cyberpunk novel when the original Bladerunner movie came out. He went to see the flick in the cinema and nearly gave up the idea of trying to publish […]

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 funnies.

August 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 funnies.

Here’s a sneak look at the gag reel from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 – hey, it’s almost as if someone wants you to go out and buy the DVD!

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Thor Ragnarok trailer with extra shouty Japanese phrases.

August 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Thor Ragnarok trailer with extra shouty Japanese phrases.

Here’s the new international Thor Ragnarok trailer with extra shouty Japanese phrases. There’s very few movie trailers, in my humble opinion, that don’t benefit from random Japanese marketing phrases shouted over an English soundtrack. Sore wa hijō ni shinjitsudesu!!! Oh, and it also has Doctor Strange. Cumber-who?

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The name is Bang … Joe Bang. Before he returns as James Bond, see Daniel Craig pack a punch in Logan Lucky.

August 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
The name is Bang … Joe Bang. Before he returns as James Bond, see Daniel Craig pack a punch in Logan Lucky.

Jimmy Logan (Channing Tatum) is from a blue-collar family from the hills of West Virginia, whose clan has been famous for its bad luck for nearly 90 years. After being fired from his job, and with his ex-wife (Katie Holmes) threatening to move out of State taking their daughter with her, Jimmy decides he has […]

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Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 DVD gets a freaky disco trailer.

August 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 DVD gets a freaky disco trailer.

Now, this is how you do a trailer for the DVD of a sci-fi movie … in this case, Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2. It’s some freaky disco scifi action rather than an extended bonus scene added on for most DVD sales. How sweet. How bat-shit. Genius.

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Star Wars: Widevision: The Original Topps Trading Cards Volume One with an introduction by Gary Gerani (book review).

August 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: Widevision: The Original Topps Trading Cards Volume One with an introduction by Gary Gerani (book review).

Following the success of the ‘Star Wars Galaxy’ trading cards series in 1993, Topps were looking for another new direction in which to take George Lucas’ franchise. In hindsight, the decision seems obvious given the proliferation of retail widescreen VHS. Topps decided that they were going to take a ‘Panavision look’ at the ‘Star Wars’ […]

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Spider-Man: Homecoming (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) by Michael Giacchine (CD review)

July 31, 2017 | By | Reply More
Spider-Man: Homecoming (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) by Michael Giacchine  (CD review)

What we have here is ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)’ which was released on Audio CD on the 7th of July 2017. It is another fine composition by Michael Giacchine who also composed the music for the film ‘War For The Planet Of The Apes’. That soundtrack had a bleak if not dysfunctional start […]

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Future Shock: The Story Of 2000AD (Blu-ray review)

July 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
Future Shock: The Story Of 2000AD    (Blu-ray review)

Britain was troubled in the late 70s. The unions were on strike and dead bodies were piling up in the streets or was it garbage? There were power cuts when the coal miners stopped work and industry became even less industrious than usual as the lights went out. In desperation, the public voted Margaret Thatcher […]

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