Watch: Shin Godzilla (2016)

IMDb:  Shin Godzilla (2016) If you were not happy with the 2014 Gareth Edwards’s Godzilla menacing US west coast – the one with Starship Troopers’ insects dying to mate- then here is another Made-in-Japan-Godzilla to whet your appetite. It has a plot that is more political than with a lot of actions and special effects. […]

SKIP! Dumb-ass: Life(2017)

What a waste of talent! A potentially great sci-fi alien film turned into a stupid growth-up scientists “slasher” film in space camp. Sure, in piecemeal there were some great scenes and there with enough tension to be on edge, sometimes, but there were far more head-scratching moments that you wanted to scream…Don’t do that, RUN! […]

Null & Void: Alien: Covenant (2017)

SKIP source:IMDb Such a let down from the previous post-modern existential film Prometheus! Perhaps, Ridley Scott wants to make this an amphibious Alien film: for its die-hard fans, and for a new generation of audiences. On the one hand he attracts fans waiting for a sequel to Prometheus, and on the other’s those seeing this film franchise […]

Movie Review: Predestination (2014)

Time travel movie? Not so fast, it was more complex than that. It will require you accepting the premises: Intersex, time travel and second chance love. The story may have come full circle, but I wonder if the basis of human biology used in the film would be possible? Otherwise, we will be running in circle. As […]

Double Bill Reviews: The Giver(2014) and The Maze Runner(2014)

Another two films based on YA fictions, as if there aren’t enough of them already. The Giver by Lois Lowry probably was the first “Young Adult” novel of this genre. Unfortunately, its adapted screenplay was twenty years too late, making it looked more like a copycat of others, instead the opposite is true. Hence, when watching subsequent films the likes of The Hunger Games(2014), […]