Monster of the Week: Strangers (Dark City) – 1998 | New 5th Edition Monster

"First there was darkness... then came the Strangers."In the shadow of epic 1990's blockbusters, a now seemingly forgotten neo-noir science-fiction thriller called Dark City was released in February of 1998, long considered one of the quartet of film 'dump months' for movies expected to underperform at the box office. Given the release date, it's no … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Strangers (Dark City) – 1998 | New 5th Edition Monster

Monster of the Week: Sil (Species) – 1995 | New 5th Edition Monster

"Yeah. Tell him he's about to copulate with a creature from outer space."A year ago, after watching and researching Tetsuo: The Iron Man, I learned how the film’s message focused on and depicted the fear of the machine and man’s place in the steadily industrialized cityscape of the modern world, told through the morbid experience … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Sil (Species) – 1995 | New 5th Edition Monster