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Prometheus

went to see Prometheus yesterday evening. It was … hmm … ‘OK’ I suppose is the best I can do.

Pepperminta: Collage of stills from film trailer

Pepperminta

Alice from Wonderland and Dorothy from Oz rolled into Pepperminta by Pipilotti Rist

Narnia in 3D heading

Narnia in 3D

Review of the film The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader. My first experience of a 3D film.

Donald Pleasence in Fantastic voyage

Not now, Cora!

There are some great lines in Fantastic Voyage (some of them cited below), but I ended up going for a cheap joke at the expense of Raquel Welch and Donald Pleasence. I was inspired by the strip in the middle of the postcard above here, which is a still from the DVD. (What she’s actually … More…

Spock to Spock: Live, floss and prosper

Live, floss and prosper

The second DVD out of the box as I work through my birthday present to myself, is JJ Abram’s Star Trek from last year (2009). Taking this film as my subject here also gives me an opportunity to brush off and republish my original review. (‘Review’ doesn’t seem quite the right word, but judge for … More…