Halt and Catch Fire

Halt and Catch Fire @ Wikipedia Halt and Catch Fire @ IMDb Synopsis: Set in the early 1980s this is about three employees of a IBM PC clone manufacturer company who want to build a new kind of PC. They start off reverse engineering the IBM BIOS and then go from there. These three people…


Elementary @ Wikipedia Elementary @ IMDb Sherlock Holmes, a former consultant to the British police is now living in today’s New York city. He’s just come out of rehab but very few people know that. His family has hired a sober companion for him who’s supposed to stay 24/7 with him. Her name is Dr….

Technological Overdose?

Deutsche Version Let me start this post with a constraint. This post is not about science-fiction shows or shows that portray obvious über-equipment (like K.I.T.T.). This is about shows that at least try to pretend to display “reality”. I am of course aware that there’s a thin line but I hope than I can show…

The Pilot Marathon Part 6

Deutsche Version | Part 5 | Part 7 Since I’ve purchased quite a number of new TV shows, I thought to resurrect this marathon. V (1983) What’s the show about? A group of underground rebels fights against an alien race who have invaded Earth without making it appear as such. The resistance cell is a…

Movie Watchings 2009 – February

Deutsche Version | January | March February, 1st The Terminator Arnold Schwarzenegger … The Terminator Michael Biehn … Kyle Reese Linda Hamilton … Sarah Connor Paul Winfield … Lieutenant Ed Traxler Lance Henriksen … Detective Hal Vukovich Earl Boen … Dr. Peter Silberman Synopsis: Earth, 2029. The computer system Skynet is self-aware and highly intelligent….