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Westworld

Amazon bets big on sci-fi with 3 new shows, including Snow Crash

Amazon bets big on sci-fi with 3 new shows, including Snow Crash

Eric Frederiksen

All the big streaming services have made names for themselves in the last few years. Amazon moved to cancel some of its period dramas earlier this year and is shifting from drama toward genre shows. That is no more apparent than with the company’s latest move as it invests in two sci-fi classics and a comic book series. Perhaps the biggest among these is Neal Stephenson’s Snow Crash,...

Westworld can hang high with the likes of Blade Runner and the Twilight Zone

Westworld can hang high with the likes of Blade Runner and the Twilight Zone

Eric Frederiksen

We’re only a couple weeks into HBO’s latest series, Westworld, but it already has all the makings for one of the great science fiction series even as it mixes in all the ingredients that can make it work as a serial drama in the vein of eyeball grabbers like Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead. I haven’t seen the original 1973 film, written and directed by Michael Crichton (who would...