Every time someone talks about their fears that machinery will take over the world, I remind them about the last suggestion Facebook or Twitter or some other program made for them recently: “I see you are following @BarackObama. Perhaps you would also like to follow @WhitePowerArmy?” The Machine’s efforts to appear intelligent are up there … Continue reading

Meet Smiley & See His Trailer

In the tradition of killers in movies wearing great looking masks comes SMILEY, written and directed by Michael Gallagher (Glasgow Phillips also wrote). The film stars Caitlin Gerard, Melanie Papalia, Shane Dawson, Andrew James Allen, Roger Bart, Liza Weil, Michael Traynor, and my personal favorite, Keith David. Here’s the plot crunch: After learning of an … Continue reading

Let ‘The Thing’ Week Begin!!

Well it’s finally here.  We’re just a few days away from THE THING prequel’s release.  I don’t know about you but I’m really looking forward to this one.  The green- and red-band trailers look great, I’ve read that the f/x won’t all be CGI, and it’s not a remake!!  A few months ago, frequent … Continue reading