Science Fiction’s Sub-Genres in a Nutshell (Part 1)

To the uninitiated, science fiction is about space battles and exploring planets full of strange and wonderful creatures. Yet science fiction has never “just” been about spaceships and alien planets. That is just one subgenre of our weird and wonderful genre. There are many more and you might be surprised at some books and films … Continue reading Science Fiction’s Sub-Genres in a Nutshell (Part 1)

Some Film Compromise Suggestions for Valentine’s Day

He wants to watch an action or a horror film while she wants to watch a rom-com. What do you do? Well, I wouldn’t dare suggest that any partner in a relationship ought to veto the other’s choice. After all, this is supposed to be an equal partnership. So instead of arguing over whether to … Continue reading Some Film Compromise Suggestions for Valentine’s Day

Character Feature: Batman

I began work on this about ten days ago and until a few hours ago, I almost didn’t post this for obvious reasons. Nevertheless, here is my summary for why Batman is my favourite masked avenger in the month that Nolan’s trilogy ending The Dark Knight Rises hits cinema screens. People think it’s an obsession. … Continue reading Character Feature: Batman