• Throwback Thursday: ‘Minority Report’ by Philip K Dick (1956)

    Posted Thursday, August 20th, 2015 04:40 pm GMT -4

    Scuttlebutt is that beloved Philip K Dick story, ‘Minority Report‘ is going to be a TV series on FOX, so I thought now is as good as time as ever to feature it on Throwback Thursday,’s ongoing column dedicated to the great science fiction of the past. Well, in this case, the past if […]

  • Exclusive Author Interview: Ben Tripp

    Posted Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Ben Tripp is best known for his ‘Rise Again’ zombie novels, though he is currently tackling a different form of the undead with his vampire novel, ‘The Fifth House of the Heart’.  While not writing in horror Ben has been writing a YA fantasy series, though he is now back with a vengeance. Science Fiction […]

  • Director Cary Fukunaga Discusses Abandoning ‘IT’

    Posted Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 07:18 pm GMT -4

    Indie director Cary Fukunaga, who helmed the 2011 adaptation of ‘Jane Eyre’ and more recently, the acclaimed first season of ‘True Detective’, spent three years co-writing the script for and developing ‘IT’ for Warner Brothers.  After the project was handed off to New Line, however, the film literally fell apart weeks before it was slated […]

  • ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Has Begun Filming – Here’s The Full Cast Breakdown

    Posted Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 06:13 pm GMT -4

    It’s just over a year before fans can re-enter the Wizarding World of Harry Potter on the big screen, when ‘Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them’ magically appears in theaters, but filming of the tie-in has just kicked off in Leavesden, England.  The new flick, the first of three, takes place 70 years before […]

  • George R.R. Martin Has A Bittersweet Tolkien Inspired Ending For ‘A Song Of Ice And Fire’

    Posted Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    George R.R. Martin has shared a little about the ending for ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ and it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the plan is to give us a bittersweet finale. That being said what is surprising is that the ending, which hasn’t been written yet, is inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien. As […]

  • Family Ties Two ‘Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them’ Characters To ‘Harry Potter’

    Posted Monday, August 17th, 2015 06:11 pm GMT -4

    ‘Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them‘ takes place in the same world as the ‘Harry Potter’ films, but seventy years beforehand, so while several elements will tie the two film series together, most of the ‘Potter’ cast hasn’t even been born yet, including the parents.  But there now appears to be one family bond that […]

  • 100-Year-Old Unfinished Tolkien Manuscript To Be Published

    Posted Sunday, August 16th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4

    In 1914 while he was still studying at Oxford, J.R.R. Tolkien began work on a manuscript that would eventually inspire Middle Earth and his ‘Lord of the Rings’ trilogy. Although this story was never finished, the 100-year-old manuscript titled ‘The Story of Kullervo’ will soon be published and available in the United States this fall. […]

  • Producer John Davis Says The ‘League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen’ Reboot Will Be Female-Centric

    Posted Friday, August 14th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4

    In what is kinda good news, regarding something that will surely be anything but, producer John Davis has announced that Fox’s reboot of ‘The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen’ will be female-centric.  In 2003, the studio tried to take one of the most literate and intelligent comics ever and turned it into a dumb action movie […]

  • Exclusive Author Interview: Rhonda Mason

    Posted Monday, August 10th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘The Empress Game’ is Rhonda Mason’s debut novel and the start of a new space opera trilogy. Prior to this she had the short “Love’s Consequence” published in ‘Modern Magic: Tales of Fantasy and Horror’. In ‘The Empress Game’ we follow the warrior Kayla Reinumon as the fate of her home world rests on her […]

  • Have A Small Child? Potty Train The Vulcan Way

    Posted Sunday, August 9th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4

    In addition to penning ‘The Walking Dead’ video games and the upcoming ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’, writer and “’Star Trek’ obsessive” Gary Whitta along with his wife Leah plan to explore strange new worlds… in the realm of potty training. According to Whitta’s Tumblr, when the two were potty training their three-year-old, they found that […]

  • Gunslinger Vs. Megazord: ‘The Dark Tower’ And ‘Power Rangers’ Are Slated To Go Head-To-Head At Theaters

    Posted Thursday, August 6th, 2015 05:45 pm GMT -4

    ‘The Dark Tower’ is considered Stephen King’s crowning achievement, which is quite an accomplishment considering his prolific body of work.  The epic story is finally coming to the big screen, but the saga– which melds Westerns, Arthurian legends and Tolkien-esque fantasy– may have to face some unexpected competition: five spandex-clad, helmet-wearing “teenagers with attitude.”  Yep, […]

  • ‘Game Of Thrones’ Is About To Get More Badass With Ian McShane In A Mystery Role

    Posted Sunday, August 2nd, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -4

    HBO vet Ian McShane, the star of gritty western ‘Deadwood’ is returning to the cable channel in their current signature drama ‘Game of Thrones.’ McShane was nominated for several awards and won a Golden Globe for his role as wild west crime boss Al Swearengen, but that was just one highlight of his career which […]

  • ‘Game Of Thrones’ Will Run For At Least Eight Seasons, Declares HBO President

    Posted Friday, July 31st, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4

    Unlike Jon Snow, ‘Game of Thrones’ still has a heck of a lot more life left in it.  (Sorry, too soon?)  Showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss have repeatedly stated that the hit fantasy series would run for a total of seven, with six currently shooting.  That meant that fans would only have that and […]

  • Good News: There’s A New ‘Harry Potter’ Animated Movie! Bad News: It’s ‘Troll: The Rise Of Harry Potter, Jr.’

    Posted Friday, July 31st, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -4

    In what has to be the ballsiest move ever, a company called SC Films International is #1 making a sequel to ‘Troll’ a dreadful, low-budget 1986 horror movie that’s so bad it has a cult following of folks who hate themselves so much they willingly watch movies that should never have been made, and to […]

  • Exclusive Interview: Peter Tomasi Talks ‘Batman Arkham Knight: Volume 1′

    Posted Thursday, July 30th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4

    In 2009, Rocksteady Studios and Warner Brothers Interactive blew fans away with the first ever Batman video game that actually made you feel like you really were Batman, ‘Batman: Arkham Asylum’! In 2011, they blew our minds again with the sequel, ‘Batman: Arkham City’, which took the adventure out into the open world streets of […]