Books, I Read It First

I Read It First: Frankenstein

I'm glad this project finally gave me a kick in the pants to actually read Frankenstein, which is often hailed as one of the first-ever science fiction books. It's a grandmother of the genre, and for good reason: the ideas and moral implications that it grapples with are enormous, and it has a really nuanced and… Continue reading I Read It First: Frankenstein


Why Regional Releases are Stupid

Yesterday, I had the outrageous good fortune of being able to attend SIFF's screening of Danny Boyle's Frankenstein, starring Jonny Lee Miller and Benedict Cumberbatch. It was superb beyond belief. I could gush about it for pages, but that would ruin it for you, and you really ought to go see it yourself, so I… Continue reading Why Regional Releases are Stupid