Lightspeed: Edited by John Joseph Adams



Media Reviews


Media Review: July 2018

This month reviewer Carrie Vaughn talks Avengers: Infinity War and the nature of the franchise.


Media Review: June 2018

This month, Violet Allen reviews Netflix’s technothriller series Altered Carbon.


Media Reviews: May 2018

Carrie Vaughn explores the nature of adapting a novel to the big screen when she reviews Annihilation and A Wrinkle in Time.


Media Reviews: April 2018

This month, the review team doubles up to get iconic. Carrie Vaughn takes a look at Downsizing, a film giving a new spin to one of SF’s most classic tropes: shrinking. Christopher East, on the other hand, gives us a review of Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams, the small screen’s newest take on the worlds of SF icon Philip K. Dick.


Media Reviews: February 2018

Carrie Vaughn reviews The Shape of Water, The Man Who Invented Christmas, and Star Wars: The Last Jedi.


Media Reviews: January 2018

Reviewer Christopher East digs into comedies with a fantastical bent: Netflix’s BoJack Horseman and NBC’s The Good Place.


Movie Review: Geostorm

This month, Carrie Vaughn takes a critical look at Geostorm and the very idea of climate catastrophe as entertainment


Movie Review: Blade Runner 2049

This month, Carrie Vaughn takes a look at Blade Runner 2049.


Media Reviews: October 2017

This month, Christopher East turns his pen to some of the new television of the Marvel Cinematic Universe: The Defenders and Legion.


Media Reviews: September 2017

This month, reviewer Violet Allen turns his attention to two unusual science fictional couples, examining the pairings in the film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets and then in the play Pilgrims.