Transformers

Transformers, 2007 film starring  Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel and Jon Voight.  Nice to see this competition from Hasbro. Far into another galaxy a war had been waged between the defenders of good and…

2010 : The Year We Made Contact

2010 : The Year We Made Contact, 1984 film starring Roy Scheider, John Lithgow and Helen Mirren.  The best possible sequel to an original film. The year is now 2010, some 9 years…

Star Trek : Into Darkness

Star Trek : Into Darkness, 2013 film starring  Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban and Simon Pegg.  Round two from  J.J. Abrams and the new Star Trek world. The introduction of Khan (Benedict…

Flight Of The Navigator

Flight Of The Navigator, 1986 film starring  Joey Cramer, Veronica Cartwright, Cliff De Young and Sarah Jessica Parker.  See!, never walk alone at night when you are a kid!! David Freeman (Cramer) takes…

Contact

Contact, 1997 film starring  Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey and Tom Skerritt.  Space vs Faith, a first contact. Ellie Arroway (Foster) lost her more very early on and she looses her father one night…

Pacific Rim

Pacific Rim, 2013 film starring  Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam and Rinko Kikuchi.  Supersized aliens met by supersized robots! Out in the depths of the Pacific a rift opens up and alien monsters start…

Stargate

Stargate, 1994 film starring  Kurt Russell, James Spader and Jaye Davidson.  The film that started it all! An interstellar teleportation device is found in Egypt and sent to a top secret facility in…

The Day The Earth Stood Still

The Day The Earth Stood Still, 2008 film starring  Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Kathy Bates and Jaden Smith.  Re-make of the classic 1951 thriller and a great re-make at that! A giant sphere lands…

Red Planet

Red Planet, 2000 film staring  Val Kilmer, Carrie-Anne Moss and Tom Sizemore.  The Red Planet inhabited by what??  What else is missing? A dying Earth send astronauts to Mars to find out what…

Super 8

Super 8, 2011 film starring Elle Fanning, AJ Michalka, Kyle Chandler and Ron Eldard.  Who knew that making a film as a kid could net such great footage? During the summer of 1979 a…

First Man

First Man, 2018 film starring  Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke and Kyle Chandler.  Very hard hitting look at the man, the men and the wives of the early space program. Factual look at…

Close Encounters Of The Third Kind

Close Encounters Of The Third Kind, 1977 film starring Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut and Teri Garr.  The first blockbuster sci-fi on the big screen. A government contingent seeks to find answers when planes…