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Mad Max: Fury Road – Wow!

This week I watched the movie Mad Max:Fury Road.  I had heard a lot about this movie, that it was incredibly action packed, that it had stunning visuals, that it put every other action movie to shame, that it had … Continue reading

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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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Elysium: a quick review

I saw the movie Elysium this afternoon.  It’s a tale of a desperately poor population living under the rule of an elite wealthy class.  In this case, the poor are living on Earth and the wealthy elite in a space … Continue reading

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