The Cloverfield Paradox (2018), a failed clash of dimensions

The third Cloverfield, again a completely different take on the same event. However, it is the first Cloverfield movie I would recommend to skip. The Cloverfield Paradox is set in a space station, where the Shepard – a particle accelerator – is tested. The Shepard should theoretically be able to supply earth with abundant energy,… Read More The Cloverfield Paradox (2018), a failed clash of dimensions

Mindreading, Memories and Intimacy, Electric Dreams’ ‘The Hood Maker’ vs. Black Mirror’s ‘Crocodile’

The Hood Maker is the first episode of Electric Dreams, an anthology series based on short stories of Philip K. Dick. It starts with a mob protesting against the telepaths (called teeps, mutants who can read minds). The people want to secure their privacy and they fear that the teeps will take over. The teep’s… Read More Mindreading, Memories and Intimacy, Electric Dreams’ ‘The Hood Maker’ vs. Black Mirror’s ‘Crocodile’