Archive for March, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor

A moment needs to be had to remember the screen legend Elizabeth Taylor. Today she died at 79 years old. May she be immortalized for all her on screen performances and her off screen antics. Screen sirens are not mad like this anymore.


Tron: Legacy

One of the biggest science fiction movies of the last was Tron: Legacy.  In the long awaited sequel to the cult 80’s film Tron, Tron: Legacy continues the story of the Grid.  Sam Flynn (Garrett Hedlund) struggles with the disappearance of his father Kevin Flynn (Jeff Bridges) and his legacy.  Sam finds his way into the Grid and finds Clu, the ruler of the Grid and a copy of his father.  After discovering Clu has pitted the Grid against Kevin Flynn, Quorra (Olivia Wilde) reunites Sam with his father as they work together to get out alive and destroy Clu.

From the first moments of Tron: Legacy you are introduced to Kevin Flynn, but not Jeff Bridges.  For all the technological achievement garnered by the original and the superb CGI scenes of the sequel, the computer generated image of a younger Jeff Bridges was down right creepy. Continue reading