Comic Science Fiction

Downsizing

Downsizing

There was a time when I thought Alexander Payne was a genius. It seems that was mostly based on my initial reaction to Election, which was revelatory when I fir...
Safety Not Guaranteed

Safety Not Guaranteed

Rating:  I've been plowing through the mumblecore pantheon of late. It's been a kind of hit-or-miss affair, but I've stayed away from shit like The Puf...
Dude, Where's My Car?

Dude, Where’s My Car?

Rating:  Look, I know this ain't Shakespeare. I know it's not Citizen Kane or Apocalypse Now. It's not supposed to be. It's dumb. It's silly. It's a ...