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Video Review: 'The Gate to the Mind's Eye'

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The Gate to the Mind's Eye

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
performer:
Thomas Dolby
genre:
musical

We gave it a C

Judging by this tape’s Blade Runner-a-go-go look, it would seem that synth-pop whiz Dolby took that ”blinded me with science” shtick literally. An explosion of virtual-reality and sci-fi images accompanied by Dolby’s atmospheric soundtrack, this tape is perfect for cyberschmoes or anyone who obsesses over comic books. And though it’s cool for a while, eventually you feel like you’re trapped in a video game. C

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