Anyone else notice the cameo by SeaLaunch’s command ship in the new “Captain America” flick?
Maybe I missed earlier reports of it, but it surprised me. But yet it didn’t, given the Iron Man franchise’s habit of cameoing actual aerospace companies and personalities.
Makes me wonder if the Marvel Cinematic Universe people have a “thing” […]
It’s an amusing concept, but it suffers from an annoying voiceover and the sense that there’s just a bit too much earnestness behind the attempts to be clever.
What if the rest of the alien universe was terrified of humans?
Like many Tom Cruise vehicles of late, Oblivion seems to have come and gone with little fanfare. Indeed, I was surprised to see the DVD on a stand at the grocery store last week – I didn’t know it had already come out and been (ironically) consigned to its titular state.
Which is unfortunate, because […]
Sharlto Copley is a South African actor who first came to prominence in 2009, in director Neil Blomkamp’s excellent District 9, a tour-de-force of relatively low-budget, indie science fiction film-making. This weekend, Copley came to American theaters in two new films: Blomkamp’s big-budget follow up, Elysium, which stars Matt Damon, and in the indie film […]
They believe the huge space colony could be built before the year 2000.
Yeah, if you could build that space colony already, that would be great.
…will be against Orson Scott Card: Why I’m (Proudly, this Time) Boycotting Orson Scott Card
Indeed, this is just one not really especially noteworthy example of what’s already been going on. But expect it to heat up as the release date of the Ender’s Game film approaches – it’s an irresistible opportunity for grandstanding moral […]
Let me state up-front that I am NOT claiming that any of this is true, so don’t anyone accuse me of being a crackpot conspiracy theorist here. This is simply a thought experiment/thriller plot that I found entertaining to think through.
On the way home from the victory party funeral last night, it struck […]
I managed to get in on the Colorado Springs showing of “Iron Sky” last night.
I won’t say it’s the best movie I’ve ever seen, but it certainly had a lot going for it.
First off, the bad:
The dialogue was a little klunky through most of the movie, but once you allow for […]