Let’s all take a moment to appreciate the amazing run director Denis Villeneuve is on. He showed the world that Jake Gyllenhaal can go dark with Prisoners and Enemy, Sicario was one of the best films of 2015 and next year, Villeneuve has the long-awaited Blade Runner sequel hitting theaters. For now, we’ll have to make do
Godzilla, that green, rubbery, nuclear-breathing master of destruction–he’s basically like if Gumby kicked ass, right? His origins were a little different. Close to a decade after America dropped the atom bomb, Japanese filmmaker Ishirô Honda sought to show us, in stark black-and-white, what the bomb may have wrought: a physical
Your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man is swinging back into theaters with The Amazing Spider-Man 2, and we’re on hand to dissect it. There is just so much going on in this movie that Paul and AJ have recruited another villain for their burgeoning franchise: Kenn Edwards of So Let’s Get to the Point and Project Batman. The
On the new episode of Gobbledygeek, Paul and AJ sail away for a discussion of Darren Aronofsky’s strange new biblical epic Noah.
Robocop has some smart ideas, but can’t escape the action movie within.
The exceedingly British Wesley “Wezzo” Mead makes his triumphant return to Gobbledygeek, where he regales Paul and AJ with the triumphant story of his triumphantly watching five terrible movies (well, one of them wasn’t bad) in one triumphant day. It’s all very triumphal. Paul also recounts how Alabama went post-apocalyptic wasteland
The official trailer for Joseph Kosinski’s (Tron: Legacy) Oblivion has arrived, and it looks amazing. The epic science fiction film stars Tom Cruise. Universal will likely be releasing a US version of this tomorrow, so stay tuned. Keep reading for the synopsis and to check out the trailer and poster.
When you think of film and time-travel there are a lot of movies that come to mind: The Time Machine, Back to the Future, The Terminator and Primer to name a few. Rian Johnson (Brick and The Brothers Bloom) has decided to throw his hat in with the sub-genre and while I will not say that it redefines it, it definitely uses the ideas that have already been established by the films that came before it and adds a twist on it to create one of the most enjoyable science-fiction experiences you’ll see this year.
There is lots of interesting buzz surrounded Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, a “sort-of-but-not-really” prequel to the Alien franchise. Recently a creative piece of viral marketing surfaced, featuring a TED talk from the year 2023! In the clip, Peter Weyland (played by Guy Pearce) addresses his mission to create humanoid androids within
John Carter of Mars is one of the most influential science fiction stories of all time. Its impact can be felt in Star Wars, Star Trek, Avatar, and basically any modern science fiction tale. This is the story that started it all. Yet, Disney’s John Carter could be one of the
IN TIME rushes through the deeper points and chooses to instead dwell on the chase and the relationship. What could have been a science fiction take on the 99% movement, during its peak no less, instead ends up as a rushed romance and chase flick, with a little political sentiment sprinkled in.
For the sake of full disclosure expect spoilers for episodes discussed as well as previously aired episodes. Show Premise: On March 21, 1963, the prison known as “The Rock” was closed and all the prisoners were transferred off the island. However, that is a lie. What happened on that fateful
As a fan of science fiction, it’s always hard to find the next great book. Perusing the aisles in the bookstore (or the book pages in Amazon) there’s a lot out there and not a lot of it is good. Resurrection is a promising new science fiction, now available on Amazon