New York 2140 by Kim Stanley Robinson

– By J.W. Fox – Kim Stanley Robinson is a perfect example of an author who uses fiction as a means of articulating his political opinions. Look no further than his latest novel,New York 2140. Sadly, the novel is a failure both as a work of fiction and political commentary. The best way to describe […]

Everything That Went Wrong With Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

– By J.W. Fox – Luc Besson is on a pretty serious cold streak. Since The Fifth Element, his director credits have been underwhelming. The most recent high profile film, Lucy, was a total flop. He’s written a few quality screenplays including all three Taken movies and Colombiana, but nothing to match his 90s success. […]

Ridley Scott’s Efforts to Resurrect Alien Franchise Fails Yet Again with Covenant

– By Paulie Spiceflow – Many Alien fans walked into the theaters this weekend with high hopes. The newest installment, directed by Ridley Scott, promised to learn from the mistakes of Prometheus and put out a film worthy of the groundbreaking original. Critics generally gave it positive reviews before it premiered. From the trailers and […]

Assassin’s Creed Joins Trash Heap of Video Game Movies

– By Paulie Spiceflow – When will they learn. Hollywood has tried, over and over, to cash in on popular video games with movie crossovers. Over and over, they have failed. Assassin’s Creed is yet another failure. Well cast and loaded with quality martial arts actions, the movie unfortunately is never able to get across […]

The Unincorporated Man by Dani and Eytan Kollin

Reviewer: Paulie Spiceflow The Unincorporated Man is a science fiction novel about economics, corporate greed, and individual liberty. Unfortunately the authors of this 500 page bomb know nothing about economics, corporate greed or individual liberty. Never mind the underdeveloped writing style and pitiful plotting, the premise of the entire book is so flawed even Tim […]