Posts Tagged ‘robots’

INDIANAPOLIS!! Win Passes to “Pacific Rim”!

Win passes to a special advance screening to “Pacific Rim,” starring Idris Elba and Charlie Hunnan and directed by Guillermo del Toro, Tuesday, July 9 on Indy’s south side! To enter: 1) Go to The Film Yap’s Facebook page (, find the Poll Question of the Day, Like it, and respond to it. 2) Send an […]


"Manborg" is like watching your friend play a video game, only you never want him to pass the controller because you're too busy having a great time.

Real Steel

A simple film with simple heroes, but "Real Steel" is what cinema is all about.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Surrogates

"Surrogates" — an incredibly tactile cautionary tale instead of superficial sci-fi — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

What If The A-Team Were in More Movies?

A lot of movies take too long. If they hired the A-Team their films could be finished in just one big action scene.

Frankenstein’s Mistakes

"My God...what have we done?"

Heroes of the Zeroes: A.I.: Artificial Intelligence

"A.I.: Artificial Intelligence" — visually opulent and thematically challenging — is the latest in Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Movie robots

In this week's podcast, Joe and Chris yap about cinematic portrayals of robots, androids and other manufactured forms of life, from "Metropolis" to "Transformers."