The Syfy Channel program The Expanse nails several story elements that makes it stand out in quality.Read more "The Expanse: Three Things It Gets Right"
Syfy’s Friday night show Dark Matter reminds us that you can never have enough edgy, disagreeable, violent, and flawed characters packed into a tight space. Here, the tight space in question is the starship Raza, whose corridors seem to alternately feel claustrophobic and labyrinthine. The show is a little past the halfway point of […]Read more "Dark Matter: A Shipload of Antiheroes"
Star Trek: The Original Series was an early attempt at a diverse cast that would speak to Earth and humanity reaching a peaceful resolution of its many problems before heading to the stars. With the show’s second season, creator Gene Roddenberry wanted a younger crew member for audiences to identify with, someone that acknowledged the […]Read more "How did a Russian get aboard the USS Enterprise?"