Reviews

Alien Isolation Review Round-Up - It's The Game The Alien Franchise Deserves

It has been a long, long time since Ridley Scott's Alien franchise received a video game entry worthy of one of science fiction's...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 03 October 2014 - 10:39AM

Young Ones Movie Review - Pray For Rain, Pray For A Little Bit More

Directed by Jake Paltrow, Young Ones is a beautiful sci-fi western that features a stellar mix of established and up-and-coming talent...

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 10:11AM

Selina Kyle Review: Gotham Finally Finds the Funny in Brutal Violence

Where the pilot episode was intent on introducing the audience to what felt like a thousand different DC Comics characters, the second...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 9:51AM

Gotham Pilot Review: There Will Not Be Light

For better and for worse, Gotham lives up to its title. This is not a show about any one person, not Detective Gordon and certainly...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 8:44AM

Space Station 76 Review - The Indie Sci-Fi Revolution Continues

2014 has been a fantastic year for Indie movies in Science Fiction. Under the Skin, Snowpiercer and The Zero Theorem were all...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 19 September 2014 - 4:44PM

The Maze Runner Review: It's Lord of the Flies With a Low IQ

Let's start with the good. The Maze Runner was perfectly entertaining, generally well-acted, and was refreshingly low on...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 19 September 2014 - 9:37AM

The Guest Review, Plus Highlights from the Q&A with Dan Stevens, Adam Wingard, and Simon Barrett

I would say that if you saw You're Next, you know what you're getting into, but that's not really true. Like You're Next, The Guest is...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - 9:51AM

The Leftovers S1-Ep10 Review: The Abandoned Ruin of a Dead Civilization

"The Prodigal Son" left many questions unanswered, which may lead to some grumbling comparisons to Damon Lindelof's Lost. But unlike...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 08 September 2014 - 9:37AM

The Leftovers S1-Ep9 Review: Everything Was Beautiful and Everything Hurt

From the opening shot of "The Garveys at Their Best," it was immediately apparent that the episode was a flashback to before the...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 25 August 2014 - 9:34AM

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Review: Which City is This Again?

The reviews are in for Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, and they're bleak. Many reviewers are saying that, while the visuals are still...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 22 August 2014 - 9:45AM

The Leftovers S1-Ep8 Review: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the GR But Were Afraid to Ask

After the relative respite that was last week's episode, The Leftovers came back in full force this week with a gruesome death, a...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 18 August 2014 - 9:48AM

The Giver Review: Waffling Doesn't Do Anyone Any Good

The long-awaited adaptation of The Giver was finally produced after twenty years of being in development hell, likely as a result of...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 15 August 2014 - 9:49AM

The Leftovers S1-Ep7 Review: Solace for Tired Fans

This episode had the very meta title of "Solace for Tired Feet," and it was meant to be something of a respite for the audience as...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 11 August 2014 - 9:37AM

The Leftovers S1-Ep6 Review: The Existential Angst Gets a Little Less Existential

Tonight's Nora-centric episode of The Leftovers, was a little less navel-gazing than previous episodes, and more concerned with...

Janey Tracey
Sunday, 03 August 2014 - 11:07PM

The Leftovers S1-Ep5 Review: People Really, Really Hate the Guilty Remnant

Last night's episode of The Leftovers began with the most disturbing sequence on this grim, depressing show thus far: one of the...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 28 July 2014 - 11:15AM

The Leftovers 1x4 Review: The Symbolism Hammer Strikes Again

In its fourth episode, "A.C. and the B.J.," The Leftovers did what it always does: impressed us with its poignant use of symbolism and...

Janey Tracey
Sunday, 20 July 2014 - 11:44PM

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes - One Movie, Three Reviews

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, the second installment into the reboot of a sci-fi classic was released today. Set 10 years after the...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 11 July 2014 - 10:02AM

"The Leftovers" Pilot Review: Righting The Wrongs Of "Lost"

Damon Lindelof recently said, "If you were frustrated [by Lost], don't watch The Leftovers." As someone who absolutely hated the...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 01 July 2014 - 9:44AM

Gravity Movie Review - This Is The Film Of The Year

In 'Gravity', his first movie in 7 years, Alfonso Cuaron may just have the best movie of 2013. That's a bold statement, of course, but...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 04 October 2013 - 3:21PM

Early Critics Rave About Alfonso Cuaron's 'Gravity'

Alfonso Cuaron's upcoming Sci-Fi movie 'Gravity' had its first screening this week at the Venice film festival, and if the critics are...

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 28 August 2013 - 1:00PM