Alien Covenant – A Sci-Fi film that could have been more

The Alien saga has been full of questions since it started way back in the 1970's where an unknown Alien ship full of eggs leads to almost an entire crew being wiped out by a malevolent aggressive creature that sought to kill all that it found. The original alien ship had remains of a large … Continue reading Alien Covenant – A Sci-Fi film that could have been more

AD Astra – As good as promised, or a lot of empty void?

When I saw the trailer for this film - I had to go see it. I can cannot stress how I really, really wanted to like this film. I had in my mind an Interstellar - esque feel with an original story line. I had no idea what to expect really. What follows is a … Continue reading AD Astra – As good as promised, or a lot of empty void?

Scifi Moments – When Machines Die

Science fiction films being what they are can give unique personalities to machines of different kinds, be they computers, robots or spacecraft. The moments when these machines are killed off are moments of sadness. These are some of the most memorable sad moments from science fiction movies. If you can think of others that are … Continue reading Scifi Moments – When Machines Die

Scifi Moments – When Machines Die

Science fiction films being what they are can give unique personalities to machines of different kinds, be they computers, robots or spacecraft. The moments when these machines are killed off are moments of sadness. These are some of the most memorable sad moments from science fiction movies. If you can think of others that are … Continue reading Scifi Moments – When Machines Die

The Day the Earth Stood Still -How to Remake a Classic Well

I remember when this 2008 film came out, as usual I missed it and I have only recently been able to watch it. There are many similarities between this modern remake and the original film, as I remember I think this received poor reviews and many were critical of it but I can't see why, … Continue reading The Day the Earth Stood Still -How to Remake a Classic Well

Oblivion – What did I think?

I loved Oblivion it's a story with twists and turns. Full of big, powerful imagery and the sound track was amazing, it's a real SciFi gem in my opinion.┬áThe pictures I've put up on this post (found on google image search) show some of the start imagery the film uses, the broken moon, ruined cities … Continue reading Oblivion – What did I think?

Tron legacy – amazingly unique or just brilliant CGI?

I'm showing my age again when I tell you that I can remember when Tron first came out, with the dazzling blue lighted scenery, and a brilliantly different storyline making a film which we had never seen before or since. So when Tron Legacy came out it begged the question, is this just Tron re-made … Continue reading Tron legacy – amazingly unique or just brilliant CGI?