This film is a presentation of advanced digital effects, including renderings of humans.
A different kind of Matrix
Coffee will be an important component of deep space exploration.
An examination of AI as presented in 2001: A Space Odyssey
In this week's viewing: Some premieres to start 2021 off on the right foot, and a less right foot as well.
In a near future Los Angeles everyone sees the city through their own set of augmented reality contact lenses.
And now, December.
Catch-up with Tanya's round=up of notable releases in November
Reflections on Blade Runner's Roy batty, on the occasion of his birthday.
Twisty. Subtle. Minimalist. A short take that lets the viewer's imagination fill in most of the blanks.
No viewing this week, just some thoughts on the best moments of 2020 (yes, there were a few).
SETI is heating up and Recursor has interviewed one of its investigators.
In this week's viewing: Some shows are ending, some are not, but just about everyone agrees the way to wrap up 2020 is with a solid round of deaths.
something has control of Eric's body... something alien
Scientists discover a way to see the fabric of our universe and manipulate it, only to discover that others have been there before them
Winter season is coming, and so are a ton of shows as the anime world makes up for lost time. (Ed. Note: Now with video clips!)
No Police = Know Future's Book Launch was a fun, interesting discussion.
Han Solo, the Firefly crew and many other fictional space smugglers draw upon a rich legacy of real space smuggling.
A disappointing second outing for Wonder Woman
In this week's viewing: Higurashi explains that you can't punch groupthink away, Jujutsu Kaisen has an antagonist who refuses to be a convenient device, and more!
A rusty nursing robot must decide between dragging his former patient back to the hospital or letting him catch a glimpse of the horizon in the wilderness.
In this week's viewing: Higurashi spams the system, Akudama Drive invokes a handy mob, and more!
As two women are forcibly deported from the United Kingdom, they discover that the experimental drug meant to pacify them has a unique and spectacularly deadly side effect when injected into their oppressors.
As a longtime resident of Los Angeles, I am always drawn in by opening shots of the freeways deserted and overgrown with rampant ivy.
In this week's viewing: Talentless Nana delves into the protagonist's backstory, Akudama Drive offs yet another character, and more, plus a bonus premiere!
A time traveler seeks to change his future, despite the cost
Liv Laika embarks on a solitary mission to a distant planet in search of her ancestors who fled the earth nearly a century prior. After days of radio silence, Liv begins to question whether or not they even want to be found.
Quite a touching turn in this one
I'm not sure I get this one - maybe our visitors will
Parallel Universes might intersect, and what better time to "crossover" when everyone is in Pandemic lockdown