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Interstellar: more accurate than the typical sci-fi movie, but still had issues

This week, I watched the movie Interstellar, the Christopher Nolan film about travel to another galaxy, a black hole, a wormhole, and other exotic environments.  I enjoyed it immensely, although I also had some issues with it. In the film, at … Continue reading

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The mind / body dualism of ‘Edge of Tomorrow’

This weekend, I watched the movie, ‘Edge of Tomorrow‘, also known as ‘Live. Die. Repeat.’  It’s the latest in a common motif in science fiction and fantasy, the time loop story, where the hero repeats the same events over and … Continue reading

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Beasts of the Southern Wild

This morning I saw a captivating movie called ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild‘ about a little girl living with her father in a shanty town on the south Louisiana coast.  It’s a haunting tale of people living in the most wretched circumstances … Continue reading

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