Movie review: Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant Ridley Scott (2017) A lot of people criticized Prometheus for its lacks of ties with the original Alien movie. Ridley Scott returns once again to direct the sequel and continue the story. Some hoped he would finally "fix the errors" of the previous film, and make a truly worthy prequel to Alien. They…

Movie review: Interstellar

Interstellar Christopher Nolan (2014) Science-fiction is probably my favorite genre in films. At the time I liked movies made by Christopher Nolan (some more than others), the last non-Batman one being Inception which I was very impressed by. So naturally I went in the theater expecting to be blown away. And well... The Good: Visually…

Book review: The Electric State

The Electric State Simon StÃ¥lenhag (2018) I can't remember how I found out about Simon StÃ¥lenhag, probably during a browsing-down-the-rabbit-hole session. But it didn't take me long to appreciate how talented he is and how well I react to his art. In his third book, we follow Michelle and her "robot" Skip, journeying across the…

Double take: The Martian (2015) and Enemy Mine (1985)

A return of the double-take format, this time with a science fiction bonanza, a modern-realistic-slick-flick and an 80's hidden gem. The Martian (2015) - Ridley Scott Missed it! It happened again. The year is 2015. I like going to the cinema. Ridley Scott is among of my favorite directors. I like science-fiction. I like Mars.I…