Black Mass: A Sort of Movie Review (Kinda)

Johnny Depp is a great actor. Though I think Harrison Ford is an awesome guy too, pretty much he plays the same character is every movie. Stoic. Taciturn. Self-interested. But Johnny Depp plays a wide range of characters. In Black Mass, Depp is Boston gangster Whitey Bulger. Though a Kentucky native, Depp nails the SouthieContinue reading “Black Mass: A Sort of Movie Review (Kinda)”

Ex Machina: When Computers Are Human

Spoiler alert! Don’t say I didn’t warn ya. Is consciousness an emergent product of brain activity, or is consciousness derived from the soul? Ignoring the dichotomous nature of this question, it’s one philosophers and scientists have wrestled with for millennia, and continue to wrestle with. Let’s add filmmakers to the list. The movie Ex Machina (nowContinue reading “Ex Machina: When Computers Are Human”