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Movie Review: ‘Dark Star: H.R. Giger’s World’ – ‘Alien’ and a Ticket for a Tat


If you were at the NuArt Theater in Los Angeles on May 15 or 16, you could have gotten a ticket for a tat. If that tattoo was based on the work of H.R. Giger, that is, and you wanted to see the premiere of 'Dark Star: H.R. Giger’s World.' H.R. Giger was a relatively obscure surrealist artist until 1979 when the world saw his design work in Ridley Scott’s 'Alien'. From that moment, the world of science fiction and horror, rock music album covers, punk and goth culture, and tattoos and fetish art was changed forever. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: ‘Halo: Nightfall’

Halo, Nightfall, Microsoft, Blu-ray

On its own, Halo: Nightfall isn't a science fiction masterpiece, like Ridley Scott's Blade Runner, but the movie does nothing to diminish the significance of the Halo franchise. Read More »

Movie Review: Ridley Scott’s ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’ with Christian Bale and Joel Edgerton

Exodus, Exodus: Gods and Kings, Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, Sigourney Weaver, Ridley Scott, John Turturro, Aaron Paul, Ben Kingsley, María Valverde

'Exodus: Gods and Kings' never turns into Bible-thumping, nor strays into any kind of sacrilege. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Alien: Out of the Shadows’ by Tim Lebbon


Writer Lebbon explores the gap between the first and second Alien movies. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: Blade Runner – 30th Anniversary Collector’s Edition [Four Disc Set]

The 30th Anniversary Blu-ray set is a must-have for fans of Ridley Scott's sci-fi classic. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: Prometheus

A winning action movie that only lightly borrows from the past/future of Alien, while forging its own path. Read More »

Faith in Space

It's time for a new kind of faith-in-space movie. Read More »

Movie Review: Prometheus (2012)

Ridley Scott heads back to the franchise that made him famous, but does Prometheus live up to the hype? Read More »

Movie Review: Prometheus (2012)

Prometheus is ultimately a fun but unsatisfying roller coaster ride of a summer blockbuster. Read More »

Movie Review: Ridley Scott’s Prometheus: Origin of the Species

Go see Prometheus and hold onto your popcorn; this film proves beyond a doubt that in space someone can definitely hear you scream. Read More »