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The One Tweet movie review: Prometheus

Short and pithy: both a summary and a critique, by Martin Sutherland (@sunpig) on Twitter:

Via Abi on Making Light. (With discussion, links and rants in the comment thread. Spoilers included, of course!)

Photo montage: Ridley Scott and the head of the Alien

Oh, and what is this « Chekov’s gun » he’s referring to, you say? Why, it’s a narrative technique so well known in the biz that not only is it rarely explained any more, but it’s spawned several tropes of its own…

Webcomics interlude: the entertainment industry

Unspeakable Vault (of Doom): « The Hollywood Malediction ». (I’m thinking of Prometheus and Benicio Del Toro’s projected adaptation of At the Mountains of Madness…)

Scandinavia and the World: « Eurovision 2012 » – and Sweden triumphs, at last! 😉