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When Alex Garland revealed that his next film would be an adaptation of Jeff VanderMeer’s novel Annihilation, the first thing I did was order a copy. After all, if this book was worthy of rousing the interest of the man who directed Ex Machina, then it was surely something worth reading. Having now finished the book in a single marathon session (it’s a… Continue reading The Last Sci-Fi Blog: Why 'Annihilation' is the Perfect Way For Alex Garland to Follow Up 'Ex Machina'

Two guys and a robot girl. That’s all you need to make a killer sci-fi movie. Oh, and the brain of Alex Garland, who cooked up the smart, engaging, often stunning Ex Machina as his directorial debut. If you haven’t seen it yet, you can fix that now that the hit movie about two men testing an artificial intelligence is out on DVD… Continue reading Interview: Alex Garland Talks Going From the Low of 'Dredd' to the High of 'Ex Machina'

  • Chest Armor from ‘Gladiator’

    “I am a slave! What possible difference can I make!” For a mere gladiator, Russell Crowe sure had some expensive digs. The armor he wore while defeating a maniacal emperor in the 2000 film went up for auction on July 28, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The prop was expected to go from anywhere between $ 15,000 and $ 20,000, but it actually far-exceed expectations, <a

  • Getty Images. Garland’s Carnegie Hall concert was considered a rampant success by all in attendance. . advertisement Multimedia PHOTOS Outrageous … Continue reading Famous Judy Garland Concert to Play in Theaters