CHAPPiE (2015)

When I first saw previews for CHAPPiE, I convinced myself that this was just a modern day Short Circuit 2.  Though both films share similar themes and plot points, Neill Blomkamp ultimately delivers a more dramatic and satisfying look at humanity. On its surface, CHAPPiE is about a reprogrammed robot that is able to think … Continue reading CHAPPiE (2015)

Episode 50 (2011)

The premise of this story was intriguing—have two investigative teams look at the same haunted location. One group attempts to debunk the paranormal, while the other believes in the supernatural.  The story basically bounced back and forth between these groups until their investigations converged on a haunting revelation. Episode 50 came out when movies were … Continue reading Episode 50 (2011)