Michael Crichton's Sordid Pulp Fiction Past

If you’re a fan of Michael Crichton, you may be aware that he was originally going to be a doctor, and he wrote novels and screenplays to pay his way through medical school. Once his writing took off, the rest is history. 

Trumbull the sci-fi master

Douglas Trumbull is one of great special effects heroes whose name is synonymous with genre movie magic.

The sci-fi blockbuster that wasn’t

A lot of people probably don’t realize it, but back in the day science fiction wasn’t the big genre it is today.