Archives for December 10, 2008

First Word on “The Day the Earth Stood Still” offers a review of Scott Derrickson's The Day the Earth Stood Still! Director Scott Derrickson actually does a better job within the sci-fi genre than he did with supernatural courtroom concoction of "Exorcism of Emily Rose," creating a well-crafted film that maintains the feel of foreboding from the original movie without losing sight of how the world has changed. You can tell the filmmakers really understand the central premise behind the original alien invasion movie, one that … [Read more...]