Saturday, March 04, 2006

The Top Ten Sci-Fi Films That Never Existed

On the Hitchhiker’s Guide: “There was a movie that perfectly captured the Douglas Adams experience, the combination of bitter sarcasm and sharp imagination, the droll British wit and whale-exploding slapstick that infused his novels. And that movie was Shaun of the Dead.” (And I too remember the vivid contrast between that Alien 3 trailer—Aliens on Earth!—and the glum, claustrophobic movie we ended up with.) (via Slashdot)