Like every year, even 2017 had its hits and misses at the box office. But several times, more than the actors or the stories, it’s scenes remained memorable. We had small budget and content driven movies winning hearts. But what really made them stand out? A major credit goes toRead More →

By David Hinckley When most people think of Britain in 1965, they think of rock ‘n’ roll bands, trendy clothes, and Swinging London. The Last Post, which becomes available Friday through Amazon Prime, reminds us that in a very different corner of Britain in 1965, a small garrison of soldiers wasRead More →

On Strange Horizons, Rachel Cordasco reviews the latest Blaft Anthology of Tamil Pulp Fiction, the third such volume, and makes a compelling case for exploring the amazing world of Tamil pulp, expertly translated into English. English is notably lacking in translation from other languages, partly due to the massive supplyRead More →

Can you really escape a stuck elevator by climbing out the top? Can the doors decapitate you? CineFix asked John Holzer, elevator technician about scenes from Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, Die Hard, Final Destination, and other flicks.  article source: https://boingboing.net/2017/11/14/how-realistic-are-elevator-sce.htmlRead More →

BY ERNESTO The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’ tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Atomic Blonde’. ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ completes the top three. This week we have four newcomers in our chart. ValerianRead More →