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Episode 25 — “Great Pre-Star Wars Sci-Fi Movies”

Episode 25 — “Great Pre-Star Wars Sci-Fi Movies”

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIn this latest episode of the show, Ben, Dr. Jayce, and Steve discuss their favorite sci-fi and fantasy movies from before Star Wars changed science fiction and fantasy cinema forever! What will they choose? What movie will make Dr. Jayce completely disown you if you like it? And will Ben or Steve be cast off into the darkness by Dr. Jayce for picking it? Do our favorites match up with yours? Do you … Read entire article »

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RANKINGS: Top 10 Time Travel Movies of All Time (#7)

RANKINGS: Top 10 Time Travel Movies of All Time (#7)

#7 Planet of the Apes (1968) Planet of the Apes is about an astronaut crew who crash-land on a strange planet in the distant future. At first the planet seems uninhabited, but soon the humans discover a civilization where apes are the dominate species, while humans are nothing but animal like servants.   When: Distant Future Best part: When Charlton Heston discovers the statue of liberty! Shocker! Worst part: The worst part is the makeup, but that’s only from a … Read entire article »

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EPISODE 2 – “What if You Could Go Back … to the FUTURE”

EPISODE 2 – “What if You Could Go Back … to the FUTURE”

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWhy are time travel stories so compelling? What is it about the idea of traveling through time that captures our imagination? What do time travel stories teach us about ourselves? About God? Why are they just so much fun? In our second episode, we explore one of our favorite sub-genres of science fiction and fantasy: the time travel story. Do you have a favorite time travel book or movie? Have a thought we didn’t … Read entire article »

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