Login to write a review.

Written by Stephen Campbell on July 6, 2019

Thoughts on Apocalypse

In our new age of terrifying, lethal gadgets, which supplanted so swiftly the old one, the first great aggressive war, if it should come, will be launched by suicidal little madmen pressing an electronic button. Such a war will not last long and none will ever follow it. There will be no conquerors and no conquests, but only the charred bones of the dead on an uninhabited planet.

  • William L. Shirer; The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany (1960)

Less a stand-alone narrative than a sequel to Murder House, Hotel, and especia... read the rest.

Written by Stephen Campbell on July 18, 2020

Thoughts on 1984

They Live was a primal scream against Reaganism of the '80s. And the '80s never went away. They're still with us. That's what makes They Live look so fresh – it's a document of greed and insanity. It's about life in the United States then and now. If anything, things have gotten worse.

  • John Carpenter; "They Live: John Carpenter talks about his sci-fi classic" (Chris Nashawaty); Entertainment Weekly (November 5, 2012)

What you don't want is for violence and gore to become more important than character and structure. A lot of slasher movies from the e... read the rest.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page

Want to rate or add this item to a list?

Login