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BFI Days of Fear & Wonder Presents 2001: A Space Odyssey

As part of the BFIs Days of Fear and Wonder, a ┬áseries of sci-fi screenings across the UK, my local cinema (Garden City Cinema) held a screening of Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey. I cannot stress how much this … Continue reading

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Let me start by saying that this is one of those films that benefits from knowing next to nothing going in. Strange things happen when a group of friends gather for a dinner party on the same evening that a … Continue reading

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Under the Skin

Under the Skin is a film based, very loosely, on the sci-fi novel of the same name by Michel Faber. Jonathan Glazer has taken the bare bones of the story. An alien comes to earth to seek out some juicy … Continue reading

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The Signal – R U Agitated?

Teen sci-fi thriller The Signal was a real surprise. Intelligent and gripping this film tells the story of 3 teens who try to find a mysterious internet hacker. Directed by William Eubank whose other films I haven’t seen but might … Continue reading

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Alien Returns to Big Screen after 35 years!

  This year the sci-fi masterpiece Alien turns 35 and to celebrate Genesis Cinema BAFTA nominated editor Terry Rawlings and associate producer Ivor Powell will also be at the screening for a Q&A session. I’m really looking forward to this, … Continue reading

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