Books

  • Exclusive Interview With Author Eric S. Brown

    Posted Monday, August 19th, 2013 02:36 pm GMT -5
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    Eric S. Brown is the author of the ‘Bigfoot War’ series which is currently being turned into a full length feature film entitled ‘Bigfoot Wars‘. He has written about both zombies and Bigfoot for years and has recently taken taking over writing duties for a number of titles over at Unstoppable Comics. He is also an avid […]

  • Book Review: ‘Divas, Dames & Daredevils: Lost Heroines of Golden Age Comics’

    Posted Sunday, August 18th, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -5
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    In his 2009 book, The Supergirls: Fashion, Feminism, Fantasy, and the History of Comic Book Heroines, author Mike Madrid examined the history of female superheroes and how their roles changed over the years in comparison (and contrast) to women’s roles in our society.  Among other things, Madrid pulled back the veil on characters both well-known […]

  • Watch the First Trailer For ‘Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters’

    Posted Thursday, August 15th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -5
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    The Twilight Effect is in full force.  Next week, the movie adaptation of ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’, based on Cassandra Clare’s hit novel series, hits theaters and if you’ve seen the ads on TV, fans are squealing like One Directioners when Harry Styles drops trou on stage!  But before that film even unspools for […]

  • New International Trailer For ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ And How The Film Will Be Different Than The Book

    Posted Friday, August 9th, 2013 02:14 pm GMT -5
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    The latest trailer for ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ has been released and just as in the books, the film shows that the Games have been amped up a few notches. This international trailer is basically a shorter version of the one released during Comic-Con but there are a few new snippets of footage that […]

  • Another Clip from ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’

    Posted Friday, August 9th, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -5
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      For months, the only glimpse into the film adaptation of ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ were a few trailers that looked like a mix between a darker ‘Percy Jackson,’ a broodier ‘Twilight,’ and a poorly written ‘Buffy.’ Earlier this week, studios released a first-look clip of some shadow-hunting action, and it seems they’re […]

  • 50 Shades of Batman? ‘Erotic Lives Of The Superheroes’ Explores Their Extreme Sex Lives

    Posted Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 04:00 pm GMT -5
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    Comic book superheroes occupy a unique place in the adult geek psyche.  On the one hand, these are larger than life do-gooders that we fell in love with as young children– symbols of purity and honesty.  One the other, these are characters that are depicted in “porn parodies” (some of which seem to have impressive […]

  • “This Is No Game” In Final Trailer For ‘Ender’s Game’

    Posted Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 01:09 pm GMT -5
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    Arriving in theaters on November 1, the final trailer for ‘Ender’s Game’ has been released by Summit, a good three months before its debut. It can easily be said that this film is one of the most anticipated films coming out in the Fall not only due to the fact that it is based on […]

  • Casting ‘The Mortal Instruments’ Sequel Before the Original’s Release

    Posted Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 11:00 am GMT -5
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    ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones‘ is set to hit theaters worldwide in less than a month, but as seems to be the case with Hollywood recently, the sequel has already been greenlit and has begun casting. Sci-fi powerhouse Sigourney Weaver is in talks to portray one of the few new characters introduced in the […]

  • A Film Most ‘Artemis Fowl’

    Posted Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 09:00 am GMT -5
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    Everything about this story is great news. ‘Artemis Fowl,’ a brilliant young-adult series by the hilarious Irish author Eoin Colfer, is set to have its first installment developed for the big screen with Walt Disney Studios and producer Harvey Weinstein. Michael Goldenberg (‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’) is currently penning the screenplay, […]

  • George R.R. Martin: A Glimpse Into A Writer’s Mind

    Posted Monday, July 29th, 2013 09:00 am GMT -5
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    If you fancy yourself a writer, or even if you’re just a fan of the ‘Song of Ice and Fire’ series by George R.R. Martin, which of course launched the HBO series ‘Game of Thrones,’ you will find this interview of his process utterly intriguing. Journalists from io9 sat the brilliant Sea Captain down at […]

  • Throwback Thursday: Carl Sagan’s ‘Contact’

    Posted Thursday, July 25th, 2013 05:00 pm GMT -5
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      With ‘Cosmos’ returning, Carl Sagan is back in vogue, so why not take a look back at ‘Contact’ on Throwback Thursday, ScienceFiction.com’s ongoing column that looks back at great science fiction of the past. I understand that people may not have the connection I do with the movie ‘Contact’. Not many can say they were there […]

  • Comic -Con 2013: New ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ Trailer And Panel Highlights

    Posted Sunday, July 21st, 2013 10:00 am GMT -5
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    Certainly one of the most anticipated panels at this year’s SDCC had to be the one for Lionsgate, the studio releasing ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire‘, Lionsgate’s upcoming sequel to The Hunger Games, which grossed over $400 million in 2012.  Both are based on the best selling YA trilogy written by Suzanne Collins. The trailer […]

  • Comic Con 2013: ‘Ender’s Game’ Producer Roberto Orci Addresses Gay Controversy

    Posted Saturday, July 20th, 2013 01:30 pm GMT -5
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    Lionsgate is in full damage control mode promoting it’s big budget tent pole movie ‘Ender’s Game’, due to hit theaters on November 1st and boasting an all-star cast led by Harrison Ford.  The controversy comes as a result of writer Orson Scott Card’s very vocal opposition  to gay equality and rights, resulting in one group […]

  • A Book Signing Evening With Neil Gaiman

    Posted Monday, July 15th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -5
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    It’s Neil Gaiman’s last book signing tour, and ScienceFiction.com had the privilege of attending one of his reads at the Tattered Cover in Denver. For those who have never attended a book signing, it is always a special moment to remember. Especially if it is an author you have loved for over a decade. You’re […]

  • Lionsgate Makes Statement Regarding ‘Ender’s Game’ Controvery

    Posted Saturday, July 13th, 2013 05:00 pm GMT -5
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    First the gay fandom organization Geeks Out! called for a boycott of ‘Ender’s Game’ based on author Orson Scott Card’s active anti-gay actions and statements.  Then Card issued a response calling the gay marriage argument moot.  Facing a possible public relations nightmare, Lionsgate has finally come forward, expressing their support of the LGBT community. In a […]