The Magic Lantern
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Cinematic Memories, Classic and Contemporary.
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Episode 043 – The Andromeda Strain
The Andromeda Strain (1971) is one of the building blocks of my scifi cinema education. I was born as science fiction films really began to lean into realism and more serious subject matter. The fears of the atomic age were beginning to wane and anxieties about artificial intelligence and what…
Rated 5 out of
Informative and Entertaining
A nice mix of film history and fun conversation. It made me want to revisit the film right away.
Date published: 2015-08-13