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By Genevieve Valentine

Genevieve Spoils Everything: Romance with an AI—always tricky

Cinema’s relationship with technology is complicated. Though the high tech of the moment makes for a snazzy narrative (at least until the cell phones get dated)—it brings with it a healthy veneer of skepticism.

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Posted Apr. 16, 2014 | Comments: 0

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By Genevieve Valentine

Paul Bettany steals show from Johnny Depp in 'Transcendence'

Jack Paglen’s script—about a dying Will, a ruthless band of anti-tech activists, and what happens when Will uploads and goes viral—benefits from an ethically-sloshy premise

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Posted Apr. 16, 2014 | Comments: 0

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By Genevieve Valentine

Disney's nature film 'Bears': a single-mom story with fur

A heartwarming Disney adventure about a single mother raising two kids, who has to work hard to keep them safe and fed while dodging domineering males and common criminals. The cast: grizzlies.

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Posted Apr. 16, 2014 | Comments: 0

The greatest film never made: "Jodorowsky’s Dune"

Avant-garde director Alejandro Jodorowsky unveiling his aborted 1970s adaptation of Frank Herbert’s novel makes for compelling twin stories.

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Posted Apr. 9, 2014 | Comments: 0

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