Directed by Neill Blomkamp and starring Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Hugh Jackman, Sigourney Weaver & Die Antwoord. What would happen if the world’s first artificially intelligent robot had to learn everything from the equivalent of human infancy and be thought every life lesson possible by straight-up South African gangsters? This is the question that Chappie […]Read More Chappie (2015)
Are You Being Replaced or Possessed? by Tobe Damit Originally and according to the first tales and stories about doppelgängers, these malevolent doubles (not twins) were creatures that were exact replicas, evil creatures from another dimension whose main goal would be to replace us in this world and all was needed for them to do […]Read More The New You?
Directed by George Miller and starring Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron & Nicholas Hoult. “What a lovely day!” What a lovely day indeed, in this post-apocalyptic Australian outback, where bands of ruffians riding improbable motor-vehicle contraptions are trying to catch you as soon as you let your guard down. This is the world of Mad Max: […]Read More Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Directed by Joseph Kosinski and starring Tom Cruise & Morgan Freeman. Oblivion is a very beautiful movie that gorgeously blends reality and rendered elements together to spectacular effect. The story is set on a post-apocalyptic Earth following an all-out war (that humanity won) against a race of invading aliens and that left the planet devastated. […]Read More Oblivion (2013)
Directed by Pete Travis and starring Karl Urban, Olivia Thirlby & Lena Headey. I wasn’t expecting anything special when I originally watched this, and I must say that I was pleasantly surprised by this concise & energetic action sci-fi flick that finally properly honors the legendary Judge Dredd. The movie doesn’t waste any time on […]Read More Dredd (2012)
Directed by Peter Jackson and starring Naomi Watts, Adrien Brody, Jack Black & Andy Serkis. First of, let me say that this movie seems like a love it or hate it affair, but I feel that most of its detractors are misguided in that they’re blaming a popcorn movie for being exactly that: a popcorn […]Read More King Kong (2005)
Directed by David Leitch and starring Charlize Theron, James McAvoy & John Goodman. A savvy cold war spy thriller/action movie set during the fall of the Berlin wall executed in thru ‘80’s fashion. From its soundtrack expertly picking thru the best of the decade’s catalog of hits to the frigid blue tone of its color […]Read More Atomic Blonde (2017)
A Modern Odyssey by Lubomir Arsov Embark on a visionary journey through the fragmented unconscious of the West, and with courage face the Shadow. Through Shadow into Light. “No tree, it is said, can grow to heaven unless its roots reach down to hell.” -C.G. Jung This film was created with earnest effort, diligence, and […]Read More IN-SHADOW
The Girls Band That Rocked the World! Cherie Currie is known to be the lead singer of one of the best punk-rock girl band, The Runaways. She wrote her autobiography “Neon Angel: A Memoir of a Runaway” (Harper Collins) and a movie was made based on those memories. Looking at their story it really brought […]Read More The Runaways
How Blade Runner got its name from a dystopian book about health care by Adi Robertson “Most fans of Ridley Scott’s 1982 film Blade Runner are aware that it’s based on a novel by Philip K. Dick, and that the book is not called Blade Runner. If you pick up Dick’s novel Do Androids Dream of […]Read More Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheeps?