THRESHOLD – I was at LORD OF WAR on Friday and didn’t get to see the two hour premiere live. Subsequently I’ve only been able to find the first hour online (at least in a legal context, and after my idiot friend
Carla Gugino (from KAREN SISCO, and more recently Marv’s hot parole officer in
What makes THRESHOLD work is how they’ve worked out the alien craft. Instead of sending actual aliens, the invaders sent information designed to change our DNA from a double to triple helix. I guess make “us” more like “them.” Talk about your ethnic cleansing.
There is a great sequence where the alien “craft” is a four-dimensional object but humans can only see it in our three-dimensional world, so it keeps folding in on itself. Whomever sees this shape (even by videotape) is altered, and several of the scientists start dreaming of this forest full of trees made of glass. Really cool visual, but that’s as far as I got. Anyway, if you’re home on Friday nights, this could turn into another X-FILES. Might be worth a look.