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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: Sleep No More

Tread Perilously continues Doctor Who Month with the Twelfth Doctor story “Sleep No More.” Arriving on a space station, the Doctor and Clara learn about the Morpheus sleep compression system. It turns a week’s worth of sleep into a five … Continue reading

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A Few Disclaimers About Ridley Scott

Now, we’re not going to talk about Prometheus. In fact, we’re not going to talk about Prometheus at all. No, we’re not going there. Instead, it’s time to pile on director Ridley Scott. I’m endlessly fascinated by the man because … Continue reading

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A Reflection on Tron

I often tell people that Blade Runner is the most fascinating movie that I don’t actually like. While it excels at art direction, lighting, and mood, it fails at telling a story worthy of all that world building. The disconnect … Continue reading

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Messy But Good(?)

So, Blade Runner was recently back in the news. A production company named Alcon Entertainment bought the rights to make a new Blade Runner movie, and there was a great wailing and gnashing of teeth and many outraged Twitters and … Continue reading

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