Tag: alien

Film, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback: John Hurt and His Dystopian Filmography

Legendary character actor John Hurt passed away in January 2017. Coincidentally, January 2017 also saw a spike in the sales of many classic...

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Dw. Dunphy On… The Real Reason Why Britney’s “Alien” Is Bad (and Why That’s Bad for Us)

Short version: It is bad on purpose. What does that say about us that we accept it?...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Unnecessary Prequels (to Prepare You for “Monsters University”)

Once Disney took a more draconian handle on Pixar, it was inevitable that they’d make the tiny, massively-gifted studio start...

Film, Popdose

The Great Summer Movies: You Have My Sympathies

In space, no one can hear you scream. On the Nostromo, you can hear almost everything. Alien is a masterpiece of sound design. Every second...

Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: “Prometheus”

Ridley Scott returns to Alien. Well, sort of, that is....

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Prometheus: Why Being Left In The Dark Is A Good Thing

Even if it doesn't save summer, Ridley Scott's latest has brought back responsible marketing....

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Listmania: Top 20 Scariest Films (#20-11)

A Halloween draws near, the Popdose staff is counting down the 20 films that had them hiding under the covers and calling for mommy,...

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Film, Revival House

Revival House: “I Have Been and Always Shall Be Your Friend”

This week’s Revival House is going to be a little different; in the TV world it would be called a “very special episode.”...

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Film Reviews

Film Review: “The Day The Earth Stood Still”

Before we begin, allow me to state for the record that I hate remakes. With very rare exceptions, they tend to be lifeless, pale imitations...