PoP RECOMMENDS: 12 MONKEYS

12 MONKEYS (1995) Dir: Terry Gilliam Starring Bruce Willis, Madeline Stowe, Brad Pitt & Christopher Plummer. Synopsis: In a future world devastated by disease, a convict is sent back in time to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the human population on the planet. (IMDB)

REEL TO REAL

Is Spike Jonze’s Her a geek film? One could argue that it is a scifi movie but the elements are so marginal that in fact it’s probably more of a romantic comedy-drama with superficial scifi tropes. BUT. This last week, I have been speaking to my students about the purpose Continue Reading

GEEK OUT!

RIDDICK To sum it all up, Riddick was rollicking good B-movie fun! What else do you need to know? Well, after the critical and commercial mauling that the previous movie Chronicles of Riddick received, writer/director David Twohy and star/producer Vin Diesel had to re-think and brought the franchise back to Continue Reading