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Star Trek: Picard

A wonderful sci-fi series even if not the best of Star Trek. Hope lies ahead.

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Incendies

The french film captures entire lives drawing a fine balance between drama and storytelling, never once going overboard. Spoilers are aplenty.

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Star Trek: Discovery is an operatic nod to TOS and TNG

Revivals of Star Trek are the best things happening to television today, and the one that led the new generation, Discovery, got whatever it got right by drawing on its predecessors.

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On the smoke monster and other elements of ‘Lost’

The brilliant television series ‘Lost’ blends the supernatural with sci-fi in a believable, open, moving and satisfying manner. Nota bene this essay contains spoilers.