Movie Review: Elysium

Taking its namesake from the ancient Greek concept of heaven, Elysium, South African sci-fi writer/director Neil Blomkamp’s second foray into feature film territory, is further evidence of a promising, burgeoning talent. Although it falls short of his first effort (the superlative District 9) in terms of overall “wow” factor, Elysium still showcases his certain knack for using genre cinema to […]

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Pacific Rim Review

Though this post is devoid of any real spoilers, some details of the film are discussed in greater depth than what has been shown in previews. For moviegoers who wish to retain as much mystery as possible going into the picture, it is advised that they see the film first and come back afterwards to compare their experience with the […]

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