…Duplicate

As the end of summer approaches, and the box office’s list of offerings becomes slimmer, I thought I’d try something different this week. Instead of making the weekly trip to the cinema, I took a look at the latest on the smaller screen. Netflix has been churning out a slew of original content in the…

…meet your maker

I have not seen any of the Alien movies.  Just putting that out there, getting it off my chest, do with it what you will. This prequel to Ridley Scott’s Alien movies is an origin tale in every sense of the word.  It is an epic sci-fi adventure in pursuit of the answer to the ultimate…

…make it count

 In Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, the latest installment in Guy Ritchie’s reimagination of Sherlock, timing is everything. This Sherlock (Robert Downey Jr.), as seen in the 2009 Sherlock Holmes, is exact in speech, action, and every other aspect of his life.   Even his apparent gaffs are carefully calculated.  He survives purely on logic…