Geek Quorum #4 – Lost Finale

After six mind-bending seasons, Lost has ended. Was the finale a satisfactory ending to the series? We review and discuss the final episode, ask what other mysteries should have been explained, and rate how Lost now stands among other top scifi shows. We also view the finale from a BSG fan‘s perspective: would harsh critics of the BSG finale regard …

Geek Quorum #3 – Avatar

We discuss the landmark sci-fi film Avatar! We assess the production design versus the perceived lack of story and dialogue. Was the movie Oscar worthy? We consider the potential of the motion capture technology, and the possibility of 3D TVs in the home. And what of a sequel? We entertain some ideas about what the next movie may entail. Quorum …

Geek Quorum #2 – This Season’s Sci-Fi TV Shows, Part 2

We continue our roundup and review of this season’s sci-fi TV shows.  We discuss the merits of Stargate Universe, Dollhouse‘s strong finish, and the consistency of Fringe. We also mention some noteworthy books that we’re reading, and bring up Felicia Day’s web show, The Guild. Quorum members were Brian, Dimitry, and Jesse. Listen using the player below, or subscribe to the podcast using …

Geek Quorum #1 – This Season’s Sci-Fi TV Shows, Part 1

In our premiere episode we review this season’s sci-fi TV shows. We take a long look at V and discuss what the remake did right–and wrong. Next we look at FlashForward and debate whether it has lost its appeal. We also examine Lost‘s own trajectory. We also examine what defines “science fiction” and “drama.”  Can a show set in space …