Books

  • Geez Lionsgate, Eat The Berries! ‘The Hunger Games’ Prequels Are Still In The Works

    Posted Wednesday, December 9th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    For a while now, it’s been rumored that Lionsgate was considering carrying on the ‘The Hunger Games’ film franchise, despite the fact that the newest film, ‘Mockingjay – Part 2′ wraps up the story from the original novels by Suzanne Collins.  Now it looks like those plans are still on, but what’s left to tell? […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ (1963)

    Posted Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    It may have been required reading in sixth grade, but that doesn’t mean it was any less enjoyable. For some of us, the concept of a tesseract in Madeleine L’Engle’s ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ (1963) might’ve confounded us, but luckily it prepared us for other science fiction stories that incorporated the same concept. ‘A Wrinkle […]

  • The Elegantly Meandering Dead Awaken In This ‘Pride And Prejudice And Zombies’ Trailer

    Posted Friday, November 27th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Things take a macabre twist in this retelling of Jane Austen’s ‘Pride and Prejudice’.   In Burr Steers’ adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s spoof, ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’ the normally prim and proper Bennett sisters are trained for a special task– battling Regency era undead.  Lily James stars as main character Elizabeth Bennett, while Bella Heathcote, Suki Waterhouse, […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘Heir To The Empire’ (1991)

    Posted Thursday, November 26th, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ is coming up, so for Throwback Thursday, ScienceFiction.com would like to look back on the Thrawn Trilogy. Sure, with the new movies coming out, it’s probably not going to be canon anymore, but it’s still a very important series. It not only brought the ‘Star Wars’ fandom come raging back […]

  • Weekend Box Office (11/20-11/22): ‘Mockingjay – Part 2′ Easily Targets #1 But Falls Short For Franchise

    Posted Monday, November 23rd, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2′ easily soared to #1 at the box office with a $101 million debut, with the #2 movie, ‘Spectre’ coming in at $14.6M– a huge lag behind.  The fourth and final (?) movie derived from Suzanne Collins’ best-selling YA novel series, won the weekend, but startlingly was the lowest […]

  • The Doctor Donna Is Back! Listen To David Tennant And Catherine Tate In A Preview Of ‘The Time Reaver’

    Posted Friday, November 20th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Possibly the most popular Doctor/Companion pairings was definitely the Tenth Doctor’s collaboration with the outspoken Donna Noble.  In fact, Noble, played by Catherine Tate, was voted the second favorite Companion of all time.  Her character’s departure from the series was somewhat upsetting with her losing her memory of her time with The Doctor (played by […]

  • Will Matthew McConaughey Be Entering ‘The Dark Tower’?

    Posted Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 02:13 pm GMT -4
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    With ‘The Dark Tower‘ picking up steam at least one big name actor has been approached and it sounds as if Matthew McConaughey (‘Interstellar‘,’True Detective’) is in talks to play one of the starring roles. Which role? Well conflicting reports have him both up for the hero Roland Deschain or The Gunslinger as well as […]

  • Jena Malone Used An Unusual Stunt Double For ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2′

    Posted Thursday, November 12th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    It’s not surprising that Jena Malone’s character Johanna Mason is a former victor of ‘The Hunger Games’, but is there one thing that Johanna just wasn’t tough enough to do?  In a manner of speaking.  Malone appeared on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ to discuss the upcoming fourth and final ‘Hunger Games’ movie, ‘Mockingjay Part 2′, and […]

  • George R.R. Martin Reveals How He Wants ‘Game Of Thrones’ To End

    Posted Monday, November 9th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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      The cast and crew of ‘Game Of Thrones’ are currently shooting Season Six of HBO’s must-see fantasy series, following the shocking and tragic end of Season Five which famously saw the apparent death of one of its most popular characters.  Then again, death and tragedy is nothing new for this blood-soaked show and don’t expect that […]

  • ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Photos And Here You’ll Find Them: Get Your First Look At Eddie Redmayne And The Cast In These First Pics

    Posted Thursday, November 5th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Good news if you weren’t ready to say goodbye to the Potterverse… you don’t have to!  First J.K. Rowling admitted that the stage production, ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ is indeed a continuation of the story from the books and movies and next year sees the release of ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ […]

  • Estate Finds A Map Of Middle-Earth With Tolkien’s Notes

    Posted Sunday, November 1st, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    A never-before-seen map of Middle-earth has surfaced that includes annotations by J.R.R. Tolkien. The map was found in the estate of Pauline Baynes, an illustrator who created the pictures for a 1970 publication of ‘Lord of the Rings.’ Apparently, the map was just loose in her copy of the book.It includes notes by both Tolkien […]

  • Ron Weasley And The ‘Imperial City’: NBC Orders Pilot For A New Rupert Grint Comic Book Fantasy Drama

    Posted Thursday, October 29th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    It’s safe to say that the child stars from the unimaginably popular ‘Harry Potter’ movies never have to work again, but they need to stay active somehow, right?  Harry himself, Daniel Radcliff and Hermione a.k.a. Emma Watson have starred in lower budget dramas which show their maturation as serious actors, while Matthew Lewis underwent an […]

  • Them’s Fightin’ Words: Harry Potter V. Ender Wiggin

    Posted Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    The following is the first of a new series pitting the merits and abilities of similar characters against each other. We open with a disclosure of the personal bias of the author then outline some ground rules and end with an example of how a fight between the two might unfold. Personal Bias: The popularity […]

  • NYCC 2015: Cast & Crew Talk SyFy’s ‘Hunters’

    Posted Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    In our day and age, we live in a world gripped with fear of terrorists. But what if we knew that it wasn’t just our world? What if we found out that we live in a full universe full of intergalactic terrorists that are not even from this world? That’s where The SyFy Channel’s upcoming […]

  • ‘Twilight’ Is Celebrating 10 Years By Releasing A Genderswapped Release Titled ‘Life and Death: Twilight Reimagined’

    Posted Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    I am usually the first person to jump on the anti-’Twilight‘ bandwagon but to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the novel Stephenie Meyer is actually doing something that is amusingly right. She is releasing a gender swapped version titled ‘Life and Death: Twilight Reimagined.’ The book is said to deal with the concern that Bella […]