My Favorite SciFi Movies of the 80s

Actually, from the period 1978 to 1989, the sorta decade after Star Wars came out. I need to pick my top ten faves for a special podcast tomorrow night so I’m going to work out my thoughts here.

Space Farce

TL;DR: An often very funny yet puzzling comedy from the guys who brought you The Office stumbled out of the gate with some oddly bad judgment, but have 80% recovered as the series progresses. Spoilers for SPACE FORCE… Read More

Once Upon A Time In Groundhog Day

I have been watching and rewatching Once Upon A Time In Hollywood in an effort to get it. I’ve seen the movie ten times now and I must admit it still hasn’t clicked with me. It seems to… Read More

Current Events 56: Discovery 1×3

We’re done with the two hour cold open as Michael Burnham finally joins the Discovery (and Lorca’s monomaniacal path to redemption). Join Mike and me as we gear up and talk about it.

Current Events Special: Top 10 Pre Star Wars

We thought it was going to be easy, but we were wrong. Especially considering how much incredible science fiction the 1970s turned out. Tune in, turn on, and drop out as we lay some heavy stuff on you… Read More

Top 10 Methodology

Mike and I are putting together our lists of the top ten SF movies before Star Wars (so nothing after 1976). My first concern when we came up with this idea was how I would find nine movies… Read More

JW3 Blogwatch

I am finally getting around to watching John Wick III. To be honest, I gave it a pass first time around because I loved I & II and was just worried they were going to ruin it by… Read More

Current Events 54: Discovery 1×1

Having wrapped up Picard, we continue on our Star Trek kick by immediately jumping into the controversial (because these days what piece of popular culture isn’t upsetting to someone?) Discovery. Spoiler alert: We like it.

Current Events 53: Picard Finale

We cried, we laughed, we even sang a song. This trip through the first season of Picard comes to a landing with a most excellent finale that did not disappoint. Join us!

Listicuffs

I had this idea once to take all my favorite fight scenes and edit them together into one sizzle reel I could watch when I wasn’t in the mood for a whole story, but still wanted to enjoy… Read More