Westworld

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...