Tag Archives: Science FIction

The Vern likes Shorts Shorts (Films that is)

Well folks, it’s that time again.  Time to look at a few more short films from some upcoming and established filmmakers. I do enjoy watching these and I hope you enjoy with what I haft to share with you this … Continue reading

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Scarlett Johansson gets out of her clothes and ‘Under The Skin'(Review)

  Under The Skin Cast: Scarlett Johansson Writers Michael Faber(Novel) Jonathan Glazer(Screenplay) Walter Campbell(Screenplay) Director Jonathan Glazer

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All Time Classics: RoboCop (1987)

RoboCop 1987 Cast: Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Kurtwood Smith Writers: Edward Neumier, Michael Miner Director: Paul Verhoven There are certain movies that are released way ahead of it’s time and presents the viewers with new ideas that takes a bit … Continue reading

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The Vern and Colin Talk About ‘Her’, but mainly discuss the movie.

Every so often the fine folks over at The Cinematic Katzenjammer allow me to sometimes write on their site.   I ‘d like to think that it’s because they appreciate my prose and my one of a kind wit.  Then … Continue reading

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The Vern looks at a few more shorts…..Films

Every few months or so I take a look at some short films or music videos that are being made by some great movie fans. Most of the ones featured will be from ones from novice filmmakers, but that’s part of … Continue reading

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The Vern’s First Troma Challenge: Class of Nuke ‘Em High.

Hello Troma Fans  For the next few weeks The Vern’s Video Vortex will be featuring nothing but reviews from a studio that is truly independent.  Their spirit to remain outside of the mainstream system  was impressive and bold back in … Continue reading

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Let’s look at people’s shorts with The Vern.

Hello, greetings, Hola, Bonjour, and a how do you do to every one of you sexy cinephiles out there today. This is a new feature I hope to run for a long time on this site.  The idea or premise … Continue reading

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The Vern’s confused about “John Dies At The End” but writes a review anyway.

John Dies at the End. Cast:  Chase Williamson,Paul Giamatti,Doug Jones Writers:  Don Coscarelli, David Wong Director: Don Coscarelli How the hell does one begin to explain this movie without getting all spoilery and yet still engage the reader’s interest into … Continue reading

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Forbidden Hollywood: Barbarella 1968

Yes I know this is not a precode movie, but I still believe it belongs in this section. Mainly because there is no way this movie would have been released today with just a PG rating.   Barbarella  1968 Cast: Jane Fonda, Dave … Continue reading

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All Time Classics: Blade Runner (1982)

Blade Runner 1982 Cast: Harrison Ford, Sean Young, Rutgar Hauer Writers: Hampton Fancher, David Webb Peoples(Screenplay). Phillip K Dick(Novel: “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep) Director: Ridley Scott. The landscape of Los Angeles in 2019 is a very desolate place.  … Continue reading

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