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Sci-Fi Movie Review: Galaxy Quest

I’m guessing there are still people out there who like science fiction movies but have never seen Galaxy Quest. This review is a shameless plug. Galaxy Quest is a comedy, in fact, one of that very rare species, a science fiction comedy. It says something for Galaxy Quest that it is still available on the […]
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SciFi Movie Review: Avatar

[James Cameron’s Avatar makes a reappearance this fall of 2010 (a 3-D limited theatrical release, a new set of DVD/Blu-ray disks, stories about sequels). It’s a good excuse to write about the movie, and assume that most have already seen it.] Avatar is no more ‘just a movie’ than the first Star Wars episode was […]
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Sci-Fi movie review: Surrogates

[Surrogates. Directed by Jonathan Mostow. Writers Michael Ferris, John D. Brancato (two others). Released 2009, now in DVD and Blu-Ray. As customary for SciTechStory, this review contains many spoilers.] We get it: Surrogates (robots) bad; being human good. In fact, I’d wager most people more than get it before the opening credits are over. The […]
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Sci-fi movie review: Star Trek (2009)

[Star Trek (2009), released on DVD and Blu-Ray. Directed by J.J. Abrams. Written by Robert Orci, Alex Kurtzman. This is a post-viewing review containing multiple spoilers, if for this movie, they can be called that.] This movie, Star Trek, the 2009 remake, or new universe, or whatever. It’s not a very good movie. As the […]
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