"CROSSROADS OF THE FORCE"
Darth Rasche laid flat on his bed, inside the Emperor Palpatine Surgical Reconstruction Center, staring at the ceiling. When his eyes became weary at that particular sight, he tried to direct his gaze elsewhere . . . anywhere other than his hands. Or what used to be his hands. He did not know what to call them. Cybernetic implants? Freaks of nature? ( Read more...Collapse )
"SUNSET" (1988) Review
Bruce Willis and James Garner co-starred in this period piece murder mystery about famous Western movie star Tom Mix and former Old West lawman Wyatt Earp solving a case in 1929 Hollywood. Written and directed by Blake Edwards ("PINK PANTHER" and "VICTOR/VICTORIA"), the movie was based upon Rod Amateau’s novel of the same title. ( Read more...Collapse )
"STAR TREK VOYAGER" RETROSPECT: (6.26-7.01) "UNIMATRIX ZERO, PARTS I AND II"
This two-part episode of ”STAR TREK VOYAGER” centered around the Voyager crew’s attempt to save Borg drones who are trying to develop individuality. (6.26) “Unimatrix Zero, Part I” aired at the end of the series’ sixth season and (7.01) “Part II” aired as the premiere for the series’ seventh and final season. ( Read more...Collapse )
"DEATH ON THE NILE" (2004) Review
This 2004 adaptation of Agatha Christie’s 1937 novel, "Death on the Nile", was the second to be adapted for the screen. In the case of this movie, it aired as a 90-minute presentation on the long-running television series, "Agatha Christie’s POIROT". ( Read more...Collapse )
"THE MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E." (2015) Review
The year 2015 seemed to be a big year for cinematic spies. At least three movies have been released about the world of espionage. And one is scheduled to be released some three months from now. One of the movies that was already released was Guy Ritchie's big screen adaptation of the NBC 1964-1968 television series called "THE MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E.". ( Read more...Collapse )