Cthulhu is just so damn cool. All those tentacles, the fact that it’s all so mysterious and maddening and whatnot. Great great stuff. Unfortunately, as it’s all “unknowable” and “unutterable” it makes it remarkably difficult to film. There are the occasional films that do the mythos justice, as well as the occasional video game (Dark Corners of the Earth was surprisingly fun), but there’s a much higher ratio of crap. Luckily, Guillermo Del Toro has At The Mountains Of Madness on his slate, so hopefully it can make up for things like this.
The Matrix is a cultural milestone still talked about to this day but, it’s creators, the Wachowskis’ later work Jupiter Ascending is often overlooked. Spinning separate folklore into into a sci fi fantasy yarn that dares to ask you to view the world in a different way. Like Nicolas Cage’s National Treasure this film takes … Continue reading — By Sushi-X