bookshelves: film-only, published-2007, autumn-2013, amusing, sci-fi, recreational-homicide, zombehz, vampires, young-adult, doo-lally, dog-steals-the-show, conflagration, fantasy
Read on November 06, 2013
IMDB description: A new street drug that sends its users across time and dimensions has one drawback: some people return as no longer human. Can two college dropouts save humankind from this silent, otherworldly invasion?
Some funny lines in there, but overall my men liked it more than I....Continua
Got this from my brother, and as i have seen the trailers for the movie, was dying to read this. Overall not disappointed. The story is triply and oddball enough to satisfy both my sense of humor, and enjoyment of a good scifi time/space travel novel. I am guessing (without research) having read the afterword that the novel is actually 3 separately penned stories that have been stitched together using an arc defined by the drug and the underlying threat of an otherwordly invasion. it works, and i am dying to see the movie, especially as its directed by the same guy who gave us Bubba Ho-Tep, one of my favorite movies. There is maybe, just maybe, a little repetition of some elements but that is a minor implant, against something imaginative and engaging....Continua