Category Sci-fi

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

The ninth movie in the “Star Wars” franchise, “The Rise of Skywalker” will bring to an end the story re-enacted four years ago by “The Force Awakens.” The movie is set one year after the events of “The Last Jedi” and will be the definitive end of the Skywalker legend. Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) follows the story of a new confrontation, between the Jedi-led rebels and the Empire that expanded its supremacy by gaining new followers. The resistance will again face the First Order, the greatest evil they have ever known, while they are forced to handle their own inner chaos...

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The Room

Kate and Matt are tired of the busy life of New York City and decide to move to a quieter place. Matt is a troubled cartoon artist, and Kate is tired of her job in a large law firm. In search of a more authentic and healthy life, they leave the city and move to rural, an old house in the state of New Hampshire. Their new home needs a thorough renovation, but the two lovers are ready for work. Soon, the couple discovers a hidden room without windows, which has the extraordinary power to materialize whatever they want. Like children in a fairytale house, they spend their days and nights pampering themselves and satisfying every material desire. However, after two miscarriages, Kate desperately wants a baby. Under this apparent state of blessing, something darker is hidden and some desires can have serious consequences: the creations of the room cannot leave the house without disappearing...

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Doctor Sleep

The film continues the story of Danny Torrance, 40 years after the sinister events that took place at the Overlook Hotel. Still irrevocably hurt by the trauma he suffered as a child, Dan Torrance struggles with alcoholism, trying to find peace. His hope for a peaceful existence is soon shattered when he meets Abra, a brave teenager, with a powerful extrasensory gift, known as “glow.” Realizing instinctively that Dan has similar powers, Abra follows him desperately, seeking his help against the ruthless cult “The True Knot”, which preys on children with powers to become immortal. Forming an unexpected alliance, Dan and Abra engage in a decisive brutal fight...

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Code 8

The action of the film takes place in the near future. About 4% of the world’s population discover supernatural abilities. Unaware of what to expect from them, ordinary people are starting to fear those with such abilities. The authorities decide to monitor them all. The main character Taylor Reed, lives in an area of Lincoln City with other people with supernatural powers. Living below the poverty line, Taylor is forced to take up any job to feed her family. But ordinary people do not favor those with unusual powers too much. This is why they are offered a heavy job with low wages, which will soon become the cause of the increasing number of crimes committed by gifted people...

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Freaks

A sci-fi psychological thriller, Freaks (2019) follows the story of a brave little girl who discovers a bizarre, threatening and mysterious world beyond the door of her house, after escaping from her father’s overprotective and paranoid control. In an ingenious and powerful story, a troubled father locks up his 7-year-old daughter in a house, warning her of the serious dangers in the outside world, trying desperately to protect her from Mr. Snowcone and any other potential dangers. However, the mysterious Mr. Snowcone convinces little Chloe to escape and join him in a deep search for family ties, freedom and revenge...

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Doom: Annihilation

Scientists are still looking for a planet to be the new home of mankind, but the discovered planets are not feasible from a transportation standpoint. The discovery of stone discs with inscriptions in a long-lost language, on Earth and for a month in space, supposed to be a means of transport, gives birth to new hopes. A team of infantrymen is sent to guard the research unit of that month, as a punishment for failure in a previous mission...

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In the Shadow of the Moon

A Philadelphia police officer begins to lose his sense of reality as he struggles with the obsession of capturing a mysterious serial killer whose crimes defy logic. In 1988, patrol officer Thomas Lockhart longs to be promoted and begins to track down a serial killer who mysteriously reappears every nine years. The victims without obvious connection, die suddenly and horrific after being attacked and injected with a mysterious substance. As the killer’s crimes begin to defy all scientific explanations, Locke’s obsession with finding the truth threatens to ruin his career, family, and possibly health. After 9 years, the murderer returns with a new series of scary crimes. When Locke follows the suspect in the new crimes, he discovers that he is exactly the same woman he accidentally killed nine years ago. This time, she disappears, leaving him unanswered and with the warning that he must stop following her...

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Spider-Man: Far from Home

In Spiderman: Far from Home, Tom Holland returns as the friendly neighbor superhero who – after the events of Avengers: Endgame – has to intervene to oppose the new threats to our world, which has changed forever. ...

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I Am Mother

I Am Mother (2019) follows the story of a lone daughter, “Daughter,” who is the first of a new generation of people raised by “Mother,” a kind robot designed to repopulate the earth after mankind’s disappearance. However, their unique connection is threatened when a stranger injured inexplicably arrives with alarming news. At night, the stranger doubts her mother’s intentions and everything she told her daughter about the outside world as she begins to discover the structure of their island family. Without knowing who to trust, the girl begins to investigate the dubious nature of the robot, discovering the truth about her most important mission...

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The Wandering Earth

The Wandering Earth tells the story of an epic project to relocate the entire Earth and the 3.5 billion inhabitants to another solar system sometime in the near future, precisely because the Sun dies and is about to swallow the Earth. The project involves the realization of 10,000 giant propellers that would move the Earth from orbit...

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