W. Blaine Dowler
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July 13, 2001
The first of several TV promo spots for Enterprise
aired yesterday. Unlike the ET spot, you can see the
uniforms in this one. Trek
Today has the goods.
July 12, 2001
July 11, 2001
I just caught a film that will have a huge impact on
CGI in the future of Hollywood. Will it leave a mark
on any other level? The spoiler free answer is below.
July 10, 2001
Scott Bakula will be on Entertainment Tonight today,
but they’ve got a transcript of the interview online.
(The TV show will reveal some of the sets.) Read it
July 10, 2001
The annual Bulwer-Lytton awards, given to the person
who writes the first sentence of the wosrt imaginable
novel, were awarded yesterday. The winners in all
categories (including the sci-fi and fantasy
categories) are given here.
I love the sci-fi dishonourable mention: Rodney
knew that he was going to die a horrible, screaming,
unspeakable death, when he arrived on the bridge in a
uniform that did not match the others, was referred
to only as “yeoman” and was to be sent planetside
with Captain Kirk and the regular away team.
July 9, 2001
It was rumoured some time ago, but now it’s confirmed. Sequels to the Dune miniseries will be made. I think I should get around to rewatching the original on DVD. It’s been a couple of weeks…
July 6, 2001
Another spoiler free book review follows. Read more
for the goodies.
June 30, 2001
A.I. was Kubrick’s final project, which
was completed by Steven Spielberg. My opinions on
this film can be found in the usual place.