Monthly Archives: April 2018

Avengers: Infinity War (2018) Review

If you haven’t seen many or nearly all Marvel movies, you’re not going to get much out of this. Avengers: Infinity War is not interested in introductions or starting slow. It assumes you know everyone and what they have been … Continue reading

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M. John Harrison – The Centauri Device (1975) Review

The Centauri Device is one of those books that had a huge impact on the development of science fiction as a genre, but it is relatively obscure and unread. Even the author, M. John Harrison, let it be known that … Continue reading

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Scott Lynch – Red Seas Under Red Skies (2007) Review

Series: Gentleman Bastard series, part 2 My rating: 8.5/10 Red Seas Under Red Skies (2007) is the sequel to the highly successful The Lies of Locke Lamora (2006). Lies was a hodgepodge of story elements that chronicled the origin of … Continue reading

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Jodorowsky’s Dune (2013) Review

9/10 Alejandro Jodorowsky is just this guy, you know? I have actually seen this documentary before but I am drawn back to it because of Jodorowsky. And yes, it is a really crazy story that they are telling in this … Continue reading

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Josiah Bancroft – Senlin Ascends (2013) Review

Series: The Books of Babel, 1 My rating: 8.5/10 Senlin Ascends is immediately affecting. Thomas Senlin is a sympathetic everyday man, a school headmaster and rather stiff and bookish. He’s newly married and on his honeymoon to visit the famous … Continue reading

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Ready Player One (2018) Review

7/10 Before watching, I thought this was either going to be the worst movie of all time, or the awesomest one. For how do you react to a barrage of pop culture references? It’s nice that people like the same … Continue reading

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