Tag Archive: sci-fi

LIFE [2017]

Directed by Daniel Espinosa Written by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Olga Dihovichnaya, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ariyon Bakare An incredibly apt title, Life is much more about the… Continue reading

ARRIVAL [2016]

Directed by Denis Villeneuve Written by Eric Heisserer (screenplauy), Ted Chiang (based on the story “Story of Your Life”) Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker Denis Villeneuve continues to show his skill… Continue reading

HALLOWEEN IS HERE!: BLOOD PUNCH [2014]

Directed by Madellaine Paxson Written by Eddie Guzelian Starring: Milo Cawthorne, Olivia Tennet, Ari Boyland Blood Punch is a nice blend of horror and dark comedy… and romance, as the story revolves around… Continue reading

MIDNIGHT SPECIAL [2016]

Directed by Jeff Nichols Written by Jeff Nichols Starring: Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst, Jaeden Lieberher, Adam Driver As ever, the rock I live under casts quite the shadow as yet another… Continue reading

BLINDSIDED BY THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH [1976]

The sad death of David Bowie prompted me to watch this flick, which coincidently was already on my list of Blindspot films to watch. Somehow I have never seen a movie featuring the… Continue reading

THE MARTIAN [2015]

Directed by Ridley Scott, Written by Drew Goddard (screenplay), Andy Weir (book) Starring: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Jeff Daniels, Michael Peña, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Donald Glover The premise of the film is… Continue reading

INFINI [2015]

Directed by Shane Abbess, Written by Shane Abbess and Brian Cachia Starring: Daniel MacPherson, Grace Huang, Luke Hemsworth, Bren Foster, Luke Ford, A new name to me, Shane Abbess directed Gabriel in 2007, a… Continue reading

BLINDSIDED BY CHILDREN OF MEN [2006]

BLINDSPOTTED!! What a movie to completely miss for almost a decade! If The City of Lost Children is akin to a Terry Gilliam film after ingesting high quantities of liquid LSD, then this… Continue reading

CHAPPIE [2015]

Directed by Neill Blomkamp, Written by Neill Blomkamp, Terri Tatchell Starring: Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Hugh Jackman, Die Antwoord Apart from being a two-hour long advert for a South African rap-group, this is… Continue reading

Bite Sized Reviews: The Infinite Man; Predestination [2014]

Thanks to Tom again for hosting my bite sized reviews! I hope you enjoy this Aussie double header.