May 3, 2014: My Top 10 Most Personally Influential SF Films!

This morning I came across this (http://www.buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/how-many-science-fiction-movies-have-you-seen) Buzzfeed article that asks: "How many science fiction movies have you seen?".  Apparently, in my case, quite a few - but I'm sure many of you can do better than my still-respectable 151 out of 300 score.  In looking over the list, I realized I watched A LOT…

April 13, 2013: Scariest Endings!

Akemi has decided she wants to invite some friends over for a movie night next week and asked me to recommend a good horror film.  I thought about it and realized that my favorites, the ones that left a lasting, unsettling, impression, always did two things well: they built to a horrifying climax and then…