Tag Archives: science

Self/less (2015) Rated PG-13

A dying man transfers his consciousness into a younger body. Starring Ryan Reynolds, Natalie Martinez, and Matthew Goode. This film has a wonderful premise but loses sight of what story it wants to tell. It starts with the older dying … Continue reading

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Best Friends Whenever (Disney) Rated TV-G

When a classmate’s science experiment goes awry, two, teenage best friends, Shelby and Cyd, find themselves able to travel through time together. Starring Landry Bender, Lauren Taylor, Gus Kamp, Ricky Garcia, Benjamin Royer, Matthew Royer A typical Disney Channel production, with … Continue reading

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Between the Folds (2008) Rated NR

A documentary on origami. Starring Erik D. Demaine, Martin L. Demaine, Vincent Floderer, Vanessa Gould I know most of you are thinking, wow, that’s a boring documentary but it’s so much more than folding paper. They talk about making paper … Continue reading

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New Shows This Fall on TV 2013

 Low Winter Sun (AMC) Low Winter Sun, adapted from a British series, centers on a pair of corrupt Detroit cops with underworld ties. They murder one of their own in the pilot episode,  the reasons why and the aftershocks are revealed … Continue reading

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Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004) Rated UR

Three tornadoes touch down in downtown Chicago while the power goes down. Starring Thomas Gibson, Nancy McKeon, Chandra West, Randy Quaid, Dianne Wiest This is the worst miniseries I have ever seen and I’m not exaggerating. It takes disaster films … Continue reading

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Frankenweenie (2012) Rated PG

A boy loses his dog but uses science to bring him back to life. Based on the novel, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. Starring Catherine O’Hara, Martin Short, Martin Landau, Winona Ryder Of course this is a classical Tim Burton stop … Continue reading

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Marcel’s Quantum Kitchen (SYFY)

Rated NR Marcel’s Quantum Kitchen mixes science with cooking. Although, Marcel does a good job of mixing the two, I did wonder why we need to know the science of cooking or why he needed to use science for cooking … Continue reading

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New Summer 2011 Tv Shows

Chaos (CBS)*** Rogue CIA agents battle the bureaucracy. Starts airing April 1st.    Falling Skies (TNT)* Written and produced by Robert Rodat and Steven Spielberg, this show takes place after an alien race has wiped out the majority of the human … Continue reading

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