Star Trek: TOS – S01E19, Tomorrow Is Yesterday

I know, I’m repeating myself (see the review of Balance of terror), but I must reinforce the concept here: the first season of the original series of Star Trek series is so full of ideas! Virtually every episode explores a new theme, opens a new avenue for new adventures… and with this episode, number nineteen, here … More Star Trek: TOS – S01E19, Tomorrow Is Yesterday

Star Trek: TOS – S01E13, The Conscience Of The King

And here we are with the first reference to Shakespeare within Star Trek, which is so important in basically all the incarnations of the brand. For example, think about that masterpiece of Star Trek VI: The undiscovered country and about the various occasions in The next generation in which we say Shakespearean interpretations by Data, … More Star Trek: TOS – S01E13, The Conscience Of The King

Terminator 2: Judgment Day: Movie Review

After writing about The Terminator, the great film by James Cameron released in 1984, how can I not write about its sequel Terminator 2: Judgment day released seven years later and directed by the same director? It’s yet another exceptional film, something that shouldn’t surprise anyone since James Cameron had already proved himself capable of making … More Terminator 2: Judgment Day: Movie Review

Star Trek: TOS – S01E07, What Are Little Girls Made Of?

It’s not easy to summarize this episode: there’s an intelligent part on what it takes to make a human being, there’s yet another Kirk duplicate as in The enemy within, Kirk is abducted for some vague reasons, there’s a love story with nurse Chapel (Majel Barrett) who had recently confessed his love for Spock (in … More Star Trek: TOS – S01E07, What Are Little Girls Made Of?

Star Trek: TOS – S01E07, Gli androidi del dottor Korby

Ed eccoci qua con un altro gran titolo italiano, Gli androidi del dottor Korby, che spoilerizza senza pietà la trama dell’episodio: meno male me la sto guardando in inglese la serie, così il titolo What Are Little Girls Made Of? non mi ha anticipato niente su questo settimo episodio. Non che sia un bel titolo … More Star Trek: TOS – S01E07, Gli androidi del dottor Korby