Category Archives: Journal

Vanishing Woman: Does sci-fi omit women, or does its fans?

When I wrote my analysis of THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL, I peeked at the user-reviews on IMDB for inspiration and direction – no need to say the same things everyone else says…. That would hardly be possible since my copy of the film […]


This site began innocently as a visual catalog of some of my favorite films. I never intended to write a “culture blog”, rather I wanted to study the composition, costume, lighting, and styles of forgotten movies. … As a film school dropout, I’ve explored the […]