1982… A boy sleeps outside, waiting to make contact.

Just this weekend, I discovered Jesse Mercury on Twitter.  Mr. Mercury is self-described as "a SciFi action hero from 2084, flung out of time with no way to get home. His only hope is to send musical signals into the cosmos in an attempt to attract a higher form of life capable of sending him back …

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My Favorite Post-Apocalypse Movies of the 1980’s – Part 1…

And here we go... the 1980's!  I loved this decade!!!  The Cold War and threat of nuclear annihilation at any moment...  that mushroom cloud looming in the distance, the big balloon going up, survivalists taking up residence in underground shelters... good times! Some of my absolute favorite flicks come from this time.  You may have …

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My Favorite Post-Apocalypse Movies of the 1970’s…

And now we've come to the 70's.  There is just something cool about the movies made during that time and the post-apocalypse genre was really coming into it's own.  We were now moving a bit away from the standard Atom Bomb and the Mutated Monster and beginning to portray a society that had devolved into …

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My favorite Post-Apocalypse movies of the 1960’s…

The Sixties... drugs, sex, and rock and roll.  Or perhaps it was irresponsible excess, flamboyance, and the decay of social order.  Whichever one you want to pick, it was a decade of some of the best post-apocalypse movies made - well, since the 50's anyway. Click the poster to watch the movie, trailer, or scenes.   …

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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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Star Wars: The Force Awakens….

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=erLk59H86ww No doubt there will be a myriad of blog posts, forum posts, tweets and tumblr's highlighting the new teaser trailer that was released today for Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens.  I suppose this will be just one more added to the pile.  Ignored by all but maybe a couple of people.  …

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