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James O'Ehley

James O'Ehley
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
64% Tomorrow, When the War Began (2012) American audiences might prefer to see their own country being invaded by Asiatic hordes on the big screen, but Tomorrow, When the War Began is as glossy and slick as any Hollywood production . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Apr 11, 2011
64% The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009) A return to form for director Terry Gilliam? ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Apr 7, 2011
68% Rubber (2011) It has 'cult' written all over it - and like most cults you'll either get it . . . or you won't. ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Mar 29, 2011
No Score Yet ATTACK: Los Angeles (2011) You'd want to scoop your own eyeballs out with a spoon! ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Mar 15, 2011
50% Sharktopus (2010) A movie by Homer Simpson, for Homer Simpson . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Mar 8, 2011
22% The Green Slime (1969) A sense of humor is required to appreciate this slice of goofy, cheesy late 'Sixties sci-fi! ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Feb 22, 2011
No Score Yet All-Star Superman (2011) Turns that Jimmy Olson is a drag queen - who could have thought? ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Feb 16, 2011
No Score Yet Dead Space: Aftermath (2011) The sort of amateurishly crap 3D CG animation that you expect to see for free on YouTube . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Feb 14, 2011
No Score Yet Ripe for a remake . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Feb 14, 2011
No Score Yet The Lost Future (2010) Something you'd catch on the TV one night when you're in the mood for television no matter what is showing . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Feb 2, 2011
71% Never Let Me Go (2010) The movie may be too understated for its own good ultimately . . . ‐ iAfrica.com
Posted Feb 1, 2011
6% The Last Airbender (2010) An amateurish mess. ‐ iAfrica.com
Posted Jan 18, 2011
17% Death Race 2 (2010) A pointless prequel to an unnecessary remake . . . and you still don't score points by running over as many pedestrians as you can! ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Jan 18, 2011
81% The Hole (2012) Will be instantly recognizable to anyone who grew up watching movies in the 1980s! ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Oct 18, 2010
No Score Yet Hunter Prey (2009) It can be written off as Enemy Mine on Tatooine, but it is also brainier and more fun than your average made-for-the-SyFy Channel movie . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Oct 8, 2010
72% Monsters (2010) It's Apocalypse Now with giant space alien squids! ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Oct 7, 2010
No Score Yet Superman/Batman: Apocalypse (2010) Superman appears to wearing eyeliner and what the heck is the deal with Krypto the superdog! Come on! What are we? Six years old or something ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Sep 28, 2010
1/4 23% Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010) At this point, I feel pretty darn guilty for ever thinking the original 2002 Resident Evil installment was any type of mindless fun. ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Sep 9, 2010
No Score Yet The Last Sentinel (2007) In one scene Wilson swims in what logically must be knee-deep water! ‐ SA Movie & DVD Magazine
Posted Aug 17, 2010
60% Forbidden World (Mutant) (1982) At certain points you'd be forgiven for thinking that you're watching a soft-core flick. ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Aug 5, 2010
60% Forbidden World (Mutant) (1982) At certain points you'd be forgiven for thinking that you're watching a soft-core flick. ‐ SA Movie & DVD Magazine
Posted Aug 5, 2010
33% Galaxy of Terror (Mindwarp: An Infinity of Terror) (Planet of Horrors) (Quest) (1981) A certain James Cameron (you may have heard of him) worked as production designer on this cheap 1981 Alien rip-off, now on DVD and Blu-ray for the first time. ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Aug 4, 2010
33% Galaxy of Terror (Mindwarp: An Infinity of Terror) (Planet of Horrors) (Quest) (1981) A certain James Cameron (you may have heard of him) worked as production designer on this cheap 1981 Alien rip-off, now on DVD and Blu-ray for the first time. ‐ SA Movie & DVD Magazine
Posted Aug 4, 2010
0% Space Chimps 2: Zartog Strikes Back (2010) The sort of unnecessary sequel that should never even have been made in the first place! ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Jun 21, 2010
35% Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008) Andrew Lloyd Webber meets SAW! ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Jun 2, 2010
No Score Yet It's a cliché, but this truly is a show that both kids and their parents can watch. ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Jun 1, 2010
20% Daikaijû Gamera (The Giant Monster Gamera) (1965) Gamera has no qualms about incinerating an entire club filled with anti-authoritarian beatniks with his fiery breath, but saves a small annoying boy from falling to his death! ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted May 27, 2010
No Score Yet Star Wreck: In the Pirkinning (2009) A 105 minute long spoof by Finnish Star Trek fans. Don't worry, it's not as bad as it sounds though . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted May 26, 2010
86% Slither (2006) An underappreciated gem that horror fans would appreciate. ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted May 21, 2010
36% Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010) File under "underwhelming," but "better than the Clash of the Titans remake." ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted May 20, 2010
92% Tarantula (1955) Back in the 1950s when it was OK to call a woman 'Steve' . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Apr 22, 2010
28% Clash of the Titans (2010) What this remake needs is some gratuitous nudity to distract audiences from the lousy special effects, a bit like in the, um, original movie . . .‐ fantastiqueZINE
Posted Apr 16, 2010
76% Kick-Ass (2010) We never thought we'd say this about a movie, but Kick-Ass is too violent . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Apr 13, 2010
68% Shutter Island (2010) They don't call him Martin Scorsese for nothing you know!‐ fantastiqueZINE
Posted Mar 25, 2010
98% How to Train Your Dragon (2010) The plot is Pocahontas, but with dragons instead of Native Americans. Our hero befriends a dragon and discovers that flying over-sized, fire-breathing reptiles are, well, people too . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Mar 18, 2010
52% Alice in Wonderland (2010) Alice in Wonderland is simply, um, wonderful . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Feb 26, 2010
No Score Yet For die-hard Halo fans only. ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Feb 24, 2010
34% The Wolfman (2010) A bad idea from the start.‐ fantastiqueZINE
Posted Feb 16, 2010
48% The Book of Eli (2010) Not a movie for atheists. Richard Dawkins would probably insist on a refund! ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Feb 16, 2010
No Score Yet Lost City Raiders (2008) The entire cast is out-acted by Elodie Frenck's ample cleavage - surely the best thing in the whole movie. May they find more future employment . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Jan 7, 2010
64% Carriers (2009) It's like Zombieland, but without the laughs . . . or the zombies. ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Jan 5, 2010
57% 9 (2009) This movie is what would happen if the folks at Pixar were manic depressives . . .‐ fantastiqueZINE
Posted Jan 4, 2010
70% Sherlock Holmes (2009) This new Sherlock Holmes movie asks the question, "What if Sherlock Holmes belonged to Fight Club?"‐ fantastiqueZINE
Posted Jan 4, 2010
73% Where the Wild Things Are (2009) Bring the Prozac . . .‐ fantastiqueZINE
Posted Dec 29, 2009
73% Banlieue 13 - Ultimatum (District 13: Ultimatum) (2009) Jumps the shark regularly with glee . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Dec 28, 2009
21% Planet 51 (2009) Nothing really gels and Planet 51 just comes across as shrill, rushed and unfunny.‐ fantastiqueZINE
Posted Dec 15, 2009
83% Paranormal Activity (2009) Paranormal Activity boasts some scary moments, sure, but the movie cannot live up to its own hype . . .‐ fantastiqueZINE
Posted Dec 15, 2009
49% Astro Boy (AstroBoy) (2009) Astro Boy tries to update the 1952 manga series of the same name with some eye-catching CGI-animation as well as bringing it more in line with Western sensibilities . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Dec 14, 2009
83% Avatar (2009) Avatar is part National Geographic TV special, part Guns 'n' Ammo bumper edition . . . ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Dec 11, 2009
39% 2012 (2009) there is a misanthropic rush to be had from watching all those cities getting destroyed real good.‐ fantastiqueZINE
Posted Dec 7, 2009