Nick Cavicchio

  • Exclusive Interview: Walter Jones On The Impact Of ‘Power Rangers’

    Posted Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    While generations of Power Rangers have come and gone over the last twenty-four years, the original team has always retained a special place in the pop consciousness. That fact has only been highlighted in the wake of the franchise’s recent big screen reimagining, courtesy of director Dean Israelite. Without question, one of the most memorable […]

  • ‘Doctor Who’ To Release Immersive Alternate Episode Through BBC iPlayer

    Posted Monday, April 24th, 2017 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Doctor Who’ has long been in the practice of experimenting and pushing the boundaries of the show’s usual format. This has particularly been the case under the stewardship of Steven Moffat, with episodes such as last season’s ‘Sleep No More’ moving the show’s writers and audience alike outside of their usual comfort zone. But while […]

  • Exclusive Interview: Peter David Talks ‘Scarlet Spider’

    Posted Monday, April 24th, 2017 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    By now it’s something of an understatement to describe Peter David as an extremely prolific “writer of stuff”. Throughout his decades-long career, he has worked in media as diverse as prose, comics, and video games, to name but a few. Among the countless properties with which he has been involved, he has had a particularly […]

  • Exclusive Interview: Austin St. John On The ‘Power Rangers’ Reboot And Future Projects

    Posted Monday, April 24th, 2017 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    While generations of Power Rangers have come and gone over the last twenty-four years, the original team has always retained a special place in the pop consciousness. That fact has only been highlighted in the wake of the franchise’s recent big screen reimagining, courtesy of director Dean Israelite. And of course, the central member of […]

  • All Of Time And Space: ‘Doctor Who’ Season One

    Posted Sunday, April 16th, 2017 08:59 am GMT -4
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    “Yes, it all started out as a mild curiosity in a junkyard. And now it’s turned out to be quite a great spirit of adventure, don’t you think?” Hello and welcome to ‘All of Time and Space’! In order to celebrate the premiere of the tenth modern season of ‘Doctor Who’, we at ScienceFiction.com thought […]

  • Final Frontier Friday: ‘The Neutral Zone’

    Posted Friday, April 14th, 2017 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    “We… are back.” And so are we! Welcome, as always, to ‘Final Frontier Friday’. For this week’s outing, we’re ping-ponging back to ‘The Next Generation’, and picking up not one but two threads that I’ve been following over the past few months. This week’s episode is ‘The Neutral Zone’, the first season finale of ‘Star […]

  • A Fan Favorite Is Returning For ‘Jurassic World 2′

    Posted Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 11:59 am GMT -4
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    After the smash success of 2015′s ‘Jurassic World‘, a sequel was a given. Once that became clear, the next obvious question was which familiar faces, if any, would return for that sequel. In short order, we learned that Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, and even B.D. would all be reprising their roles. Now, thanks to […]

  • ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Names Its Lead

    Posted Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 10:00 am GMT -4
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    The producers of ‘Star Trek: Discovery‘ have been impressively tight-lipped regarding any number of details, ranging from plot points to character names. But as the series has taken shape, more of those details have been released, albeit in a piecemeal fashion. And now we have one of the more important – and conspicuously absent – […]

  • Tom Holland On Tony Stark’s Role In ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’

    Posted Monday, April 3rd, 2017 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    If you’re a regular reader of this site, you’re probably aware that I have some strong opinions concerning  the apparent direction in which Marvel and Sony are taking ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’, particularly as it relates to Tony Stark’s role in the film, and his involvement with Spider-Man in a more general sense. And make no mistake, […]

  • There’s A Big Surprise In The Latest ‘Doctor Who’ Trailer

    Posted Monday, April 3rd, 2017 02:59 pm GMT -4
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    It’s that time again, ladies and gentlemen. With just under two weeks to go before the long-awaited tenth season of ‘Doctor Who‘, the BBC has released a shiny new trailer for the upcoming season. And this is a big one. This latest trailer packs a lot into its forty-four-seconds runtime, and while much of it […]

  • Steven Moffat Shares His One Weird Trick To Improve ‘Doctor Who’

    Posted Friday, March 31st, 2017 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Outgoing ‘Doctor Who’ showrunner Steven Moffat knows exactly what it would take to improve the show. And it seems that, as a wise man once said, “it’s all about the Benjamins, baby.” In a conversation with iNews, Moffat aired his frustrations with the show’s budget, and the limitations it imposes, telling the publication: “We have […]

  • Final Frontier Friday: ‘Balance Of Terror’

    Posted Friday, March 31st, 2017 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Welcome to this week’s installment of ‘Final Frontier Friday‘! It’s an original series week around here, so settle in and fire up your Netflix account as we tackle ‘Balance of Terror’. If you’re a regular reader, you know I like to offer a little background on the episode before getting into the meat of the […]

  • ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Makes It Rainn

    Posted Friday, March 31st, 2017 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Part of the fun of the setting of ‘Star Trek: Discovery‘ is that it opens the door to not only fill in gaps or otherwise explore the minutiae of ‘Star Trek’ continuity, but also to revisit (or “pre-visit,” as it were) any number of familiar faces from the original series. Though various public statements regarding […]

  • Some Thoughts On The Latest ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Trailer

    Posted Thursday, March 30th, 2017 10:29 am GMT -4
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    As you may have heard, Marvel and Sony have dropped a new trailer for the upcoming film ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ this week. As only the second full length trailer to date, this represents one of the most inclusive previews we’ve seen of Spider-Man’s proper introduction into the Marvel Cinematic Universe following his scene-stealing  appearance in ‘Captain […]

  • ‘The Last Jedi’ Remains Unchanged Despite Carrie Fisher’s Passing

    Posted Friday, March 24th, 2017 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Star Wars’ fans are still reeling from the untimely passing of Carrie Fisher in December. That’s to be expected, of course. Even in the best of circumstances, a loss of this magnitude is not the sort of thing a community just gets over. And in this case, matters are complicated even further by the fact […]