upon a time, a fella named Ridley Scott made a little film called
It is universally agreed (or it should be if it isn't) that Alien
is only like the most awesome movie in the history of history, and a
wee bonny horror fan like myself had her brain broken on brown shag
carpeting in a living room in the Midwest many moons ago whilst
That little girl horror fan grew up into a full-grown horror nerd,
but I have never stopped loving Alien.
then along came The
This Roger Corman-produced Alien
wannabe has about twice the sleaze and half the scares, and while the
mostly educated, judgmental little feminist in me might have a
problem with that, I can't help but say the movie is a damn good
time-despite its many faults.
Of course, if you're going to enjoy it, you have to view it with the
right attitude.(read more...)