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  • New ‘Star Wars’ Canon Has Already Begun

    Posted Monday, June 9th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
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    After Disney had acquired Lucasfilm and announced several new ‘Star Wars’ projects, fans began to question what would be considered part of the official canon now that J.J. Abrams would be exploring the period of time after the original trilogy, which was covered by the Expanded Universe. In April, the Lucasfilm Story Group revealed their […]

  • ‘The Giver’ Trailer Takes A ‘Wizard Of Oz’ Approach

    Posted Thursday, June 5th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
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    The new trailer for ‘The Giver’ highlights the stylized combination of black and white and color that, like with ‘The Wizard of Oz’ seems to signify the transition between two different worlds: one of enlightenment and one of suppression.  The film is the latest YA dystopian adaptation to hit theaters… could the genre be nearing […]

  • Steven Knight To Script The ‘World War Z’ Sequel

    Posted Thursday, May 29th, 2014 02:20 pm GMT -5
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    Steven Knight, the Academy Award-nominated screenwriter behind ‘Dirty Pretty Things’ and the current Tom Hardy drama ‘Locke’ has signed on to pen the sequel to ‘World War Z’.  His script will be directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, director of ‘The Orphanage’ and ‘The Impossible’.  Bayona signed on in December and will work closely with Knight […]

  • Book Review: ‘Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes: Firestorm’ By Greg Keyes

    Posted Monday, May 26th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -5
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    There is a good chunk of time that takes place between ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes‘ and ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes‘. Ten years to be exact and if you want to know a little about what happens during that time then you need to check out the novel ‘Dawn Of […]

  • Exclusive: Author Interview With Christopher Priest

    Posted Friday, May 23rd, 2014 08:01 pm GMT -5
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    After recently having had a chance to review Christopher Priest’s latest novel, ‘The Adjacent,’ I had a chance to grill him about the book, his view on film adaptations, and other aspects of his writing. While Priest’s work is mostly known to moviegoers from the film adaptation of ‘The Prestige,’ his own unique style is […]

  • 2013 Nebula Award Winners are All Women!

    Posted Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 01:25 pm GMT -5
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    Well, all of the winners of the Nebula Awards except Samuel Delaney are women, and that’s pretty cool. Though there have been years of completely male sweeps, this is the first year all women have rounded out the ranks of winners, and it is a marquee year for writers from an incredibly diverse background. This […]

  • ‘Middle-earth: Shadow Of Mordor,’ Weapons & Runes Trailer!

    Posted Tuesday, May 20th, 2014 10:05 pm GMT -5
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    After watching this incredible trailer, the question my wife and I had about which game we’ll purchase next was rendered void. I’m a graphics guy at heart, with a love of rich storylines and attention to massive detail in my gameplay. ‘Middle-earth: Shadow Of Mordor’ delivers all this, in spades. ‘Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor’ is […]

  • Director Of ‘The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones’ Is No Longer Attached To The Sequel

    Posted Tuesday, May 20th, 2014 03:49 pm GMT -5
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    Fans of ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones‘ have been waiting to hear about the progress of a sequel after hearing about the second film being delayed due to low box office returns. While the original film did make a profit, it was at a slim margin which stalled the sequel’s progress. Initially, filming for ‘The […]

  • Book Review: ‘The Adjacent’ By Christopher Priest

    Posted Sunday, May 18th, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -5
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    Stage magic is about slight of hand, misdirection, and pointing your audience in one direction while making the illusion happen somewhere else. From ‘The Prestige’ to ‘The Adjacent’, reading a novel by Christopher Priest can make you feel like you are watching a magic trick. You know something is happening right in front of your […]

  • Efforts Begin To Get Bill Finger A Co-Creator Credit For Batman On ‘Gotham’

    Posted Friday, May 16th, 2014 02:47 pm GMT -5
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    My buddy Marc Tyler Nobleman (so yeah, I’m a little biased) has penned two excellent “children’s” books focusing on some of the earliest creators of the most iconic super heroes ever– ‘Boys of Steel’ about Jerry Seigel and Joe Shuster, who created Superman and ‘Bill The Boy Wonder’ about Bill Finger, the unsung co-creator of […]

  • ‘Frozen’ Princess Elsa Is Coming To ‘Once Upon A Time’

    Posted Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 03:11 pm GMT -5
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    Most Disney movies are pretty successful, but few can hold a candle to ‘Frozen’, the loose adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson’s ‘The Snow Queen’ that won two Academy Awards for Best Animated Feature Film and Best Original Song for ‘Let It Go’ and is currently the highest grossing animated film of all time.  Disney can’t […]

  • Get Your First Look At Showtime’s ‘Penny Dreadful’

    Posted Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
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    “There is something within us all.” Imagine, if you will, the darkest literary creations converging into a series based in Victorian London. Showtime is giving us a glimpse into this thought provoking drama titled ‘Penny Dreadful’ and ScienceFiction.com has the pilot episode for you to watch right here! The series premiere can also be accessed across multiple […]

  • NSFW: Every Single Nude Scene From ‘Game Of Thrones’

    Posted Saturday, April 26th, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -5
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    So someone saw a need for this.  It’s every nude scene from ‘Game of Thrones‘ spliced together.  My first reaction: Whoever made this just lumped “sex scenes” in with “nude scenes” and I don’t consider those the same thing and until this moment didn’t realize I was such an aficionado of such things.  But yeah […]

  • Disney Announces Plans For Canon Novels For ‘STAR WARS EPISODE VII’!

    Posted Saturday, April 26th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
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    Lucasfilm announced yesterday their plans to unleash a new series of material based on the J. J. Abrams’ ‘Star Wars’ universe. The announcement below gives us a glimpse into what they have planned for the book division of the franchise! Following today’s announcement of Lucasfilm’s new unified storytelling approach, Disney Publishing Worldwide is proud to announce their […]

  • Lucasfilm Officially Addresses ‘Star Wars’ Expanded Universe

    Posted Friday, April 25th, 2014 04:00 pm GMT -5
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    Earlier this year, Lucasfilm announced that they would officially be defining what is included in ‘Star Wars’ canon before the myriad of new projects from the Disney collaboration comes to fruition. The Lucasfilm Story Group was formed in the wake of this announcement and they have since been working diligently to decide which movies, shows, […]