Books

  • Book and Movie Review: ‘Warm Bodies’

    Posted Monday, February 4th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4
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    From ‘Dawn of the Dead’ to ‘The Walking Dead,’ I have a love of Zombie Apocalypse tales so healthy, close friends know not to groan near me, lest I pick up the nearest crowbar and aim for the head. Up until a few months ago, I took comfort in the fact that a zombie love […]

  • Watch The Super Bowl Ad For ‘World War Z’ Here

    Posted Friday, February 1st, 2013 12:51 pm GMT -4
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    You don’t have to wait until Super Bowl Sunday to see the new TV spot for Paramount’s ‘World War Z’ because we have it right here! The 34 second ad doesn’t have much in terms of new footage (actually none at all) but it does remind you that the film will be filled with zombies… […]

  • 3 New Clips From Supernatural Fantasy Film ‘Beautiful Creatures’

    Posted Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 05:27 pm GMT -4
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    Next month “dark secrets come to light” when the newest adaptation of the supernatural YA novel, ‘Beautiful Creatures’ hits the big screen. Since the film is about 2 weeks away from release, it’s only fitting that Warner Bros has begun circulating clips from the film. ‘Beautiful Creatures’ centers on two star crossed lovers: Ethan (Alden […]

  • Book Review: ‘The Legend Of Zelda: Hyrule Historia’- A Book of Courage, Wisdom & Power

    Posted Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 10:55 am GMT -4
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    “It’s dangerous to go alone, take this.” Words first muttered by an 8-bit old man over twenty-five years ago in 1986, but words that still echo in the minds of gamers everywhere as they remember when they played The Legend of Zelda for the very first time. Having over fifteen games in the series to […]

  • Ray Bradbury Short Stories Should Be Made Into Movies

    Posted Monday, January 28th, 2013 12:42 pm GMT -4
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    We all know the movies that are made from Philip K Dick stories. Minority Report, Total Recall, and Blade Runner spring must easily to mind. What surprises me, though, is that Bradbury hasn’t really had that level of success at the theatrical level with his own short stories despite being nearly as prolific as Dick. […]

  • Read An Excerpt Of The New Prequel Story To ‘Warm Bodies’

    Posted Friday, January 25th, 2013 04:10 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Warm Bodies’ is the upcoming zom-rom-com that has been getting a lot of great buzz lately. The irreverent story of a zombie falling in love with a human is based on the book of the same name by Isaac Marion and won’t be out until next week. However, as a treat to his fans and […]

  • New Featurette For ‘Beautiful Creatures’

    Posted Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013 05:45 pm GMT -4
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    Warner Bros. has unveiled a new featurette for their upcoming supernatural teen romance film ‘Beautiful Creatures.’ The movie is based on the book series by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl and from the looks of the footage already released in the trailers and TV spots, Warner Bros. may just have found their newest franchise. ‘Beautiful […]

  • Ron Howard In Talks To Direct Neil Gaiman’s ‘The Graveyard Book’

    Posted Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013 12:50 pm GMT -4
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    It seems that the feature film based on Neil Gaiman’s classic children’s tale ‘The Graveyard Book’ is not 6 feet under as originally thought, as there are reports that Ron Howard is in negotiations with Disney to direct a live action film version of the book.   Disney acquired the film rights to “The Graveyard Book’ […]

  • Is ‘The Hunger Games’ Really a ‘Battle Royale’ Knock-Off?

    Posted Friday, January 18th, 2013 05:23 pm GMT -4
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    When I was first told about ‘The Hunger Games‘, I had the same reaction everyone else who reads Japanese science-fiction had, which is “Gee, this sure sounds like Battle Royale”. I then preceded to grumble a lot about how un-well read people are because I unfortunately can be that person. Then, after I actually got around […]

  • New Featurette For ‘The Host’

    Posted Friday, January 18th, 2013 02:15 pm GMT -4
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    Stephanie Meyer has become synonymous as the writer of supernatural teenage romance novels with her ‘Twilight Saga’ novels. Back in the same year that ‘Breaking Dawn’ was published, Meyer delved into the science fiction genre and wrote an adult romance novel involving aliens and humans called ‘The Host.’ The book has now been adapted to […]

  • First Image and Concept Art For Post-Apocalyptic Film ‘Snowpiercer’

    Posted Thursday, January 17th, 2013 11:42 am GMT -4
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    The first image and some concept art from Korean director Boon Joon-ho’s first English language feature film, ‘Snowpiercer’  has arrived online and we have it here for you to see! The film is based on the French graphic novel ‘Le Transperceniege’ and is set in a dystopian post-apocalyptic future after an experiment to stop global […]

  • CW Cans ‘Battle Royale’ TV Show

    Posted Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 05:15 pm GMT -4
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    When ‘The Hunger Games’ rose in popularity, everybody wanted a piece of the action. Every network and studio wanted their own property to recreate the success of the book series and film, so they started to scoop up every young adult dystopian society property they could get their hands on. They wanted “teenagers in a […]

  • ’10 Billion Days And 100 Billion Nights’ – A Strange Take On Religion With A Sci-Fi Twist

    Posted Tuesday, January 15th, 2013 07:45 pm GMT -4
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    It’s touted as the greatest Japanese science fiction novel of all time with its glow-in-the dark cover, and I’d like to be able to agree, or for that matter, disagree with that fact. However, my knowledge of Japanese science fiction tends to be limited to anime, and I don’t think that’s a fair thing to judge […]

  • For Those Who Seek the Gold of Time: A Review of Kawamata Chiaki’s “Death Sentences”

    Posted Monday, January 14th, 2013 07:45 pm GMT -4
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    Death Sentences was written by famed Japanese science fiction writer, Kawamata Chiaki, in 1984 and was translated in 2012 by Thomas Lamarre and Kazuko Y. Behrens. The story is a narrative that spans hundreds of years and even planets as it details the people literally haunted, and who later die, as a possible result of […]

  • ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 3 Teaser Brought To You By The Three Eyed Raven

    Posted Sunday, January 13th, 2013 10:59 am GMT -4
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    ‘Game of Thrones’ is two months away but HBO has decided to tease fans with this rather obscure teaser for the series. There’s no footage of the new season in the video buy it does feature the menacing three-eyed raven from Bran Stark’s dreams. With the tune of ‘The Rains of Castomere’ playing in the […]