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Journey Through Sci-Fi

Mar 25, 2021

This week James & Matt look at how how VR can be used to escape your own identity. They discuss Paul Verhoeven's sci-fi classic Total Recall starring Arnold Schwarzenegger from 1990 and Open Your Eyes (Abre los ojos) from 1997, the film that was later remade as Vanilla Sky.

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Mar 18, 2021

This week James & Matt discuss Brainstorm (1983) and Empathy, Inc. (2018). Two films which feature a lot of shady business and show VR technology being used for nefarious purposes. Join them as they continue their journey through virtual reality in science fiction cinema.  

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Mar 11, 2021

This week Matt & James look at the theme of worlds within worlds in virtual reality. They discuss World On A Wire (1973) directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder and The Thirteenth Floor (1999). Two films both based on the novel Simulacron-3 by Daniel F. Galouye.

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Mar 4, 2021

Journey Through Sci-Fi is back and James and Matt are here to once again guide you through the fantastic world of science fiction cinema.

In the introduction to series 4 the duo examine the history of VR technology and discuss what themes and concepts they think will encounter as they begin their journey through Virtual...