Here we will talk about Better Sci-Fi Movies.
Which Sci-Fi movie is better?
Terminator or iRobot?
Star Wars or Star Trek?
What format is better?
Full-length movies or TV-series?
These are not simple questions and one answers them depending on his own tastes and interests.
We do not want to compare different styles, genres, special effects and other instruments used by directors, producers and writers to convey the ideas of the film to the viewers.
We want to discuss those films, which are considered to be the best in Sci-Fi genre. Readers can agree or disagree with our opinion, but they are going to be undoubtedly entertained.
Ender’s Game the Movie
What is Ender’s Game? It is a great movie, fresh in all theatres. It is based on the book of the same name by Orson Scott Card. The amount of articles about this movie is more than just tens of thousands. I have read a couple of dozens of those in three languages. What can I add to all those opinions I have read? I do not aim at giving you more information than you can get in Wikipedia, but I do have my own opinion. This movie is really good. Continue reading
Now we present you an interesting but controversial article. The author is a journalist, a master of martial arts and Sci-Fi fan Mikhail Didenko.
As we know history is written by the victors.
What does that mean?
Imagine Hitler won. What would we read in school books in that case (If we would)? About evil Allies, and the noble Liberator, isn’t it? History is propaganda – sad but true. Let leave Hitler alone – by the way there are some short stories about his win, and even one big novel by Philip K. Dick (The Man in the High Castle). Continue reading
Terminator vs iRobot
«Ladies and gentlemen! In the red corner – Terminator T-800 and in the blue corner – iRobot NS5!..» Oh, this could be an interesting fight. Don’t you think so? It is not about how hilarious boxer’s trunks would look on robot’s metal bodies. This fight would attract with its ambiguity and unpredictability. I recall that back in my childhood boys argued until their voices rusted who is stronger, Terminator or Robocop. But that one was easy though. Somewhat sluggish Robocop who depended mostly on his armor wouldn’t have any chances against T-800. However, fast and agile NS5 might fight back mighty (but also slow) Terminator. Continue reading