Posts Tagged ‘sf’

Star Trek: The Next Generation

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

I remember watching Star Trek:TNG when it first aired and I thoroughly enjoyed it.  I thought I would try and rediscover it by watching the complete series from the start.

I may be remembering it through rose-coloured glasses but so far I have been disappointed.  Although I have only just finished watching season 1 and have only just started on season 2, it is definitely not as good as I remember it.


Predator: still waiting for a sequel

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

I’ve just returned from watching Predators, the third film in the Predator series.

The first film (starring Arnold Schwarzenegger) was a gripping story with (for then) state-of-the-art special effects. The second installment (starring Danny Glover) was a disappointment, so I was hoping this new film would recapture the magic of the original. Sadly, it does not.