Cameron has seen sci-fi soar out of the basement

The science-fiction world has delivered some of the worst movies I've ever seen -- from "Plan 9" and "Creeping Terror" to films that had  bigger budgets but not better ideas. But sci-fi has also delivered greatness, all the way up to "ET" and "Terminator." James Cameron has worked on some of the bad ones and directed some of the great ones. Now he has a new series, talking to people about sci-fi; here's the story I sent to papers.

By Mike Hughes