The Alien Is the Real Love Story

Why Venom (2018) was pretty great. [Spoilers! But not for the ending.] I did not see Venom in theaters because I could not find anyone who would see it with me. The film was getting panned by critics, but I was hearing good things from people I knew. They said it was surprisingly fun, withContinue reading “The Alien Is the Real Love Story”

Christopher Nolan’s “Interstellar” Disappoints

This article was written for the November 21, 2014, issue of the Pioneer Log. It was originally published online here.  There are very few austere science fiction and space travel films made in the last 20 years that “Interstellar” doesn’t evoke. A man drives a truck through a cornfield in some unidentified part of the midwestern United States; heContinue reading “Christopher Nolan’s “Interstellar” Disappoints”