Spielberg Plus TV Disappoints in 2011

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It was a promising year for Science Fiction TV fans. With all the recent turmoil over the lack of any science fiction on TV (see SyFy) 2011 had promised not one but two Steven Spielberg produced epic TV shows. The first of the two shows was Falling Skies on TNT. The series begins with Earth […]

Terra Nova Premier Thoughts

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It is the dawn of the 22nd Century and the planet is failing under the weight of humanity.  However, through a rip in time they are able to send people back 85 million years to rebuild humanity.  If was nice to hear the term “event horizon” uttered on TV again. This world anew is a […]

War Horse Trailer

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After several years with only a handful of projects, 2011 has been a Steven Spielberg monsoon.  The projects run the range from good old fashion Sci-Fi to sweeping Period Pieces.   The newest trailer is for the film War Horse to be released on December 28. The film is based on the novel and the […]

Super 8 – Review

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Super 8 is an Abrams’ creature candy bar inside a shiny Spielberg wrapper.   It’s a nostalgic look back at the wonderment and adventure of previous Spielberg films, but with the bigger and bolder Abrams’ treatment. Twelve year old budding filmmaker Charles, played by Riley Griffiths, can think of nothing else but the production value on […]

The Adventures of Tintin Trailer

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The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn is based on a Belgian comic from the early 1980s.  It follows Tintin and his friends as they discover directions to a sunken ship and go off on a treasure hunt. It’s directed by Steven Spielberg, with Peter Jackson overseeing the WETA’s CGI mocap animation over […]