Sci-Fi Movie Reviews
Earth to Echo clearly nods at E.T., what with its story of boys who find a lost alien. But, our Earth to Echo review can report, it is a modernized take on it -- and the story moves in much different directions.
Last Days on Mars Review: Liev Schreiber is Lost in Space
Last Days on Mars is a horror-science fiction hybrid that manages to leave the audience wondering what's next. Liev Schreiber stars as the leader of a unit tasked with finding life on Mars and what they find is so much more.
Pacific Rim Review: Guillermo del Toro Wages War on the Senses
Pacific Rim has Guillermo del Toro giving tribute to the numerous films that made him a filmmaker. Our Pacific Rim review believes It is an attack on the senses and we love it because of that.
After Earth Review: Smith Family Forges a Future
After Earth is more of a Jaden Smith than Will Smith movie. Our After Earth review finds that Will spends most of the picture stranded in a cockpit while Jaden tackles all the action... and that is not such a bad thing.
Star Trek Into Darkness Review: J.J. Abrams Ups the Ante
Star Trek Into Darkness takes what J.J. Abrams started in 2009 and sends the franchise into hyperdrive. Our Star Trek Into Darkness review sets aside the is Benedict Cumberbatch Khan debate to state this film exceeds the original.
Oblivion Review: Tom Cruise Takes Off
Oblivion is a Tom Cruise movie, sure... but in fact it is truly all about filmmaker Joseph Kosinski. The Morgan Freeman starring movie, the Movie Fanatic Oblivion review reports, is a decent beginning to the summer movie season.
Dredd 3D Review: Delivers Justice
Dredd 3D lands in theaters with the expectations high, given the failure of the Sylvester Stallone version. Our Dredd 3D review begins and ends with the incredible performance of its lead Karl Urban -- someone who clearly gets Dredd.
Prometheus Movie Review: Ridley Scott's Sizzler
Prometheus is Ridley Scott's prequel to Alien, and although it possesses the same DNA, it is a very different film. Scott has assembled a stellar cast and the result is the thrill ride of the summer.
Chronicle Movie Review: Brilliant Birth of Superheroes
Chronicle is an astounding piece of work that takes the superhero genre and turns it on its head. The film uses the found footage method of storytelling to enthrall its audience into the story of three teens who awake to discover they have superpowers.
Real Steel Movie Review: A Cheer in Your Seat Flick
This movie review was easy to write because when a film inspires with such heart, the words flow. Hugh Jackman inspires and steals the show in Real Steel.
Apollo 18 Movie Review: To the Moon!
Does Apollo 18 scare us from space? Our Apollo 18 movie review will tell you yes or no.
Cowboys and Aliens Movie Review: Depressingly Unoriginal
Cowboys and Aliens has potential, it just doesn't quite hit the mark. Ford and Craig shine as actors, but it's not enough.