Archive for November, 2016

Star Trek IV: The Blockbuster That Broke All The Rules Turns 30

2001: A Space Odyssey Q&A

Jeff Goldsmith interviews actors Keir Dullea and Gary Lockwood about the making of Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey.

You said, 'People come here to change the story of their lives.' I imagined a story where I didn't have to be the damsel.

Dolores on HBO’s Westworld

Stories Of Your Life and Others

Stories Of Your Life and Others is a collection of eight science fiction short stories by Ted Chiang. “Story of Your Life,” the fourth short story in this collection, was adapted into the 2016 film Arrival.

ARRIVAL: Bridging The Divide

While the US is seemingly tearing itself apart through narrow-minded interpretation and megalomaniacal levels of self interest, it’s invigorating to see a movie that explores the way in which we communicate with each other. Through a step-by-step deconstruction of language, context, and meaning, Arrival reminds us that we’re all just one small piece in a very large puzzle that’s still being put together. Read more…