Monthly Archives: October 2018

Hunter Killer (2018) Review

Imagine that you are a Russian submarine captain and you are stranded on the ocean floor. Then you get rescued by an American submarine and thrown into the brig, and the American captain who looks like Gerard Butler visits you … Continue reading

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Stephen Fry – Mythos (2017) Review

Seeing as I went to Greece on a holiday for the first time, wanting to see the old Greek temples and landscapes, I thought that that was a good excuse to pick up Stephen Fry’s latest book, Mythos. Fry, surely … Continue reading

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Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) Review

This is a strange one, if you’d ask me. On the face of it, Bad Times at the El Royale is a very entertaining film, even admirable, and lovely to look at. At the same time, it relies so heavily … Continue reading

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New Book Series I Am About to Dig Into

I am about to wrap up reading two big, major series in Sf and fantasy. Namely, Joe Abercrombie’s First Law series and Frank Herbert’s Dune series. For Abercrombie, I only need to read the sixth book, Red Country, and for … Continue reading

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First Man (2018) Review

A hotly anticipated film for many who follow Hollywood’s bright new stars. First Man is directed by Damien Chazelle, a young director with only three films to his name, among which the excellent Whiplash (2014) and La La Land (2016), … Continue reading

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Dempow Torishima – Sisyphean (2018) Review

I.. uh… uh… how to explain this book. The first story is about a factory worker, let’s start there. Only, this factory worker lives in the far future in a world completely transformed by genetic engineering. In fact, the world … Continue reading

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Roger Zelazny – The Chronicles of Amber (1970 -’78). Review of the first 5 books.

Comprising: Nine Princes in Amber (1970) The Guns of Avalon (1972) Sign of the Unicorn (1975) The Hand of Oberon (1976) The Courts of Chaos (1978) I’m confused on how to regard this series. This book has the first five … Continue reading

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