Arriving Late Podcast Ep 17: Farscape “Till The Blood Runs Clear”

An iffy episode of the beloved series as it tries to find its feet. Some important developments for some of the characters, though, so we had to talk about it.

Arriving Late Podcast Ep. 16: Farscape “They’ve Got A Secret”

Moya’s pregnant! And she’s in a mood that doesn’t tolerate passengers. Join us for a chat about this dramatic turn of events for the Farscape series.

Arriving Late Podcast Ep. 15: Farscape DNA Mad Scientist

The show makes a quantum leap in quality as it turns serious and begins to show us the true nature of the characters. Join us for a discussion of what we both agreed was an excellent episode of… Read More

The Twilight Zone

When I heard they were rebooting The Twilight Zone my first concern was that they would do what had done before and just remake some of the old episodes in color (although I will stan John Lithgow’s performance… Read More

Arriving Late Podcast: Ep 14

Farscape: That Old Black Magic We’re back after taking almost a month off for vacation and travel and, boy, did we come home to a crazy episode of Farscape. “That Old Black Magic” finds the first season writer’s… Read More

To Your Scattered Bodies Go

I’ve always thought of Philip Jose Farmer as a fantasy writer and, not being very much into fantasy, I’ve actively avoided him. But lately, I’ve been feeling the need to circle back to the books I skipped during… Read More

Under The Skin

Art films bore me. Not artistic films like Barry Lyndon or 2001: A Space Odyssey or A Clockwork Orange (wait, those are all… whatever), but self important film school senior projects with long, long, overlong takes and a… Read More

Borne

The novel Borne by Jeff Vandermeer isn’t so much a science fiction novel as it is a Jeff Vandermeer novel. Really, of all the people writing speculative fiction these days, he is the one who has the most… Read More

Brainstorm: The First Hacker Movie

I crave authenticity in entertainment. I want my stories to be like seeing behind the curtains into some strange world. For that reason, I was truly struck by the management/labor dynamic in Alien. You never see plumbers on… Read More

Arriving Late Podcast Ep. 12: Farscape 1×3 Exodus From Genesis

With this episode we’ve finally come to the understanding that doing the first five episodes of any series really isn’t giving that series a chance. It takes a while for the writers and actors to find the characters… Read More