Published: Aug 17, 2009
If you want a see a real film — original, brilliantly made, disturbing as hell, violent, but not a thrill ride for 14-year-olds — "District 9" is almost all that’s out there. [Watch the preview.] Some of you will realize it’s Childhood’s End turned upside down. It occurs to me that all of us might do well to read that Arthur C. Clarke novel.