Archive for: January 12th, 2012

Another Earth

Not a Sci-Fi film despite what the trailer would have you believe.

Normally what you get from Science fiction films today is the concept being used to show spectacular visual scenes linked together with a wafer thin plot about robots hitting robots. Another Earth  uses Science fiction as the background to tell a story that is all too human.

The tale begins on the night that another planet that looks like Earth appears in our solar system. A teenage girl on her way home from a party hears about the discovery on the car radio, looks up and in that moment loses control of her car and smashes into a family travelling in the opposite direction. The wife and child are killed and the husband, John, is left in a coma. Continue reading “Another Earth” »