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villains
The villain is often overlooked in movies.  Truly great stories need memorable villains.  Sometimes the villain is so compelling that he or she even overshadows the hero.  Some actors make better villains than others.  I decided to make a list of actors that make great villains.  Some have tried their […]

Giving Voice to the Villain


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I know. I know.  The title of this article is rather salacious.  You will soon find that this has very little to do with space or the Stanley Kubrick film. This has been a terrible year for me.  I really feel like this was a throw away disaster of a year […]

2011 a Space Odyssey


I love movies.  Its no surprise that I just spent a large portion of my last week of vacation watching them.  i watched a movie a day for 9 days and on one day I watched 2.  i simply love the feeling of getting lost in a fantasy world.  I, like most other […]

Movie Sequels that WILL Get Made…Maybe


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Watching sci-fi movies is a hobby of mine. I don’t just watch them I learn all there is to know about them.  I like to know where the original story came from.  Who’s idea it was.  I like to research why the actors chose to be involved, what the director […]

Old Sci-fi Movies that still ROCK



tron legacy
I must admit I find it incredible that I am up at 12:30 the day after xmas writing a blog post.  I felt like I needed to write this while it was fresh on my mind.  The way I feel right now though I think it will be fresh on […]

The Legacy of TRON


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On December the 19th 1843 a novella written by Charles Dickens, arguably the most popular author of the Victorian era was published by Chapman & Hall. It has been said that it is the catalyst that both revitalized and restored our nostalgic love of the Christmas holiday.  We all love […]

Dickens of a Holiday


There have been a lot of TV series that crossed over from the movies.  Usually the movies that spawn TV shows are pretty damned good.  In almost ALL cases the TV shows are horrible.  Story lines change or the actors are different (and often terrible) the sets are cheap and the […]

Movies That Died an Agonizing Death on TV





Last weekend I had the pre-Halloween fever pretty bad so I procured an early copy of a Halloween movie that will be released on October the 6th. If you like horror flicks and enjoy Halloween this movie will thrill you. I liken it to George Romero directed Steven King written Creepshow […]

A New Halloween Movie to Set the Season