ArchivesTag : sci-fi

Thor: The Dark World – Review

Hey, it’s time for our 2nd Marvel Movie of the year. Thor:The Dark World is now in theaters. It’s the follow up to “Thor”, and last year’s “The Avengers”. Long ago, when the 9 Realms came into alignment, the Dark Elves were going to use Aether to completely destroy the other Realms. Malekith was the […]

Full Story

Ender’s Game – Review

In the year 2154, it’s the aftermath of an alien invasion. Fifty years ago, aliens attacked Earth. Fortunately, one brave pilot, Mazer Rackham (Ben Kingsley) was able to find a way to take all the alien spacecraft down. He instantly became a hero and the military knew it needed to be better prepared for a […]

Full Story

Gravity – Review

Dr. Stone (Sandra Bullock), a medical engineer is on her spacewalk to work on some project. An experienced astronaut, Matt Kowalski (George Clooney) is up there to help her and basically lead the mission. He’s more excited about getting a record of the most hours out in space. Suddenly, a distress call from mission control […]

Full Story

Riddick – Review

This is the third movie featuring Vin Diesel as Riddick. The first two were Pitch Black (2000) and The Chronicles of Riddick (2004). This time, Riddick is brought to a planet that he was told was his home planet. Unfortunately, he soon finds out that it’s not home, and he is left there for dead. […]

Full Story

Elysium – Review

It’s the year, 2154. The earth has become over-populated, full of disease and pollution. The wealthy people didn’t want to change their way of life, so Elysium was built. Elysium is a huge space station with it’s own environment, lakes, trees, etc. They live in huge mansions with Med Beds that will cure any disease, […]

Full Story

Pacific Rim – Review

Here’s my take on how this movie got made: Somewhere in an office in Hollywood: Writer #1: We need a summer blockbuster, but can’t get the rights for Voltron, Godzilla, or Transformers. Writer #2: Well, we don’t exactly need licensing for those products. We can just rip out the parts that we like. And change […]

Full Story

Star Trek Into Darkness – Review

So, Star Trek is back. Kirk is now Captain of the SS Enterprise. When we first see them, they’re trying to save a alien race from destruction. Although, by Star fleet regulations, you aren’t allowed to show yourself to alien race. Unfortunately, they run into some trouble, and the only way to survive is to […]

Full Story

Oblivion – Review

The Summer Movie season seems to start earlier and earlier every year. And today we have a new movie that I would say kicks off the Summer Blockbuster season. Oblivion takes place in the year 2077. Fifty years ago, an alien race came to earth to destroy it. The earth had no choice but to […]

Full Story

Rise of the Guardians – Review

The Rise of the Guardians centers around a group of mythical characters. They include: Santa Claus, Easter Bunny, Sandman, & the Tooth Fairy. Many people don’t know this, but when they aren’t delivering presents, good dreams, or cash; they are protecting the Earth. As long as the children are out there to believe in them, […]

Full Story

Frankenweenie – Review

Victor Frankenstein is a young boy who doesn’t have many friends of his own, except for his loyal dog, Sparky. He loves his dog and does everything with him. He even includes him in his stop-animation movies that he creates. He’s a very smart kid, but his parents really think he needs more friends than […]

Full Story