Westworld

Westworld showrunners tease full spoilers, but 'roll' out a video of a different kind

Westworld showrunners tease full spoilers, but 'roll' out a video of a different kind

Eric Frederiksen

When Westworld debuted in 2016, it promised a world full of mystery and intrigue. The story of an an old west trapped inside a theme park meant for people to indulge themselves. Then, within weeks of the premiere, fans on Reddit were picking through all the clues writers Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy had left and were dropping spoilers left and right before shows even aired. So with...

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...