Guest Blog by author A.D. Bloom…. Why I watched Dune, the year 2000 TV production.

The entire 265 minute production is up in two parts right now on Youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ueYYVRTWmjY) and looks great on my phone. But that's not why I watched it now after avoiding it for a long time. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ueYYVRTWmjY It's because I watched the Jodorowsky's Dune documentary and now, I can't help but see Dune like another …

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The Starlost… Quite possibly my favorite Science Fiction television series.

Back in 1973, Harlan Ellison was approached by studio executives to come up with a new science fiction show to be produced in Canada.  It was doomed from the beginning...  Through a series of unfortunate events, which included a writer's strike, a new revolutionary special effects system that ended up being a complete turd and getting …

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Maturing is often a painful process…

We've all probably seen it.  The youtube video of MMA fighter's Alexander Vladimirovich Emelianenko and James Thompson.  The video went viral.  Two men, one a muscle-bound hulk staring so hard his head was shaking and the other, a slightly overweight, unassuming Russian who looked like he could have cared less. The fight was over in …

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The Rock – Images of a wall of thanks, separated by 23 years…

The base I was stationed at in Germany was lovingly referred to as The Rock.  1st Squadron, 2d Armored Cavalry Regiment.  Near Bindlach, Germany, it was a lonely outpost in the middle of the German countryside.  Absolutely beautiful.  I seem to remember virtually every day. I remember when we got back from Desert Storm, the …

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The War of Alien Aggression… new military science fiction series from A.D. Bloom

"Some of the most realistic dialogue and situations I've come across in military scifi..." - Evan Carter From the author of the fantastic dark-future series, STITCH, as well as popular short stories, The 10-Foot-Tall Marine, Hunting Mr. Old Sack Bones, and Tokyo Newsreel, comes The War of Alien Aggression.  A new military science fiction series that has …

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My favorite Post-Apocalypse movies of the 1950’s…

The Atom Bomb...  Radiation...  Mutation... These were big buzzwords in the 1950's and gave rise to a breed of film that exploited them to the fullest.  The 50's was really the full dawn of the post-apocalypse film.  I'd like the take the opportunity to present some of my favorites from that time.  These are not …

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