Sci-Fi: Please Stop Substituting Aliens With Monsters

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From campy b-movie space romps to the Sci-Fi big-budget epics, authors, screenwriters, and movie makers keep committing the same old sin. Instead of inventing new and exciting creatures for their alien race they’ll still disappointingly cop-out and sub-in cheesy monsters. And not just any monster–it’s usually a monster from old Hollywood cinema.

Why?

Two reasons. Budget and ease of narrative. Continue reading

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