Movies

  • Sir Patrick Stewart Turned 71 Today!

    Posted Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 06:57 pm GMT -4
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    Whether he’s exploring the far reaches of space or running a school for exceptional mutant students, Sir Patrick Stewart is one of the most recognizable and beloved actors in the sci-fi genre. And today we at ScienceFiction.com want to wish him a Happy 71st Birthday! Although best known for his role as Captain Jean-Luc Picard, […]

  • Marvel’s ‘Thor’ Thunders Onto DVD And Blu-ray September 13, 2011, Exclusive Look At ‘The Avengers’

    Posted Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 04:12 pm GMT -4
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    Marvel Studios will be releasing ‘Thor’ on September 13, 2011 on high definition Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD. Created by Jack ‘The King’ Kirby, Stan Lee and Larry Lieber, The Mighty Thor first appeared in Marvel Comics’ ‘Journey Into Mystery’ #83 in August of 1962 and has been a staple of the Marvel Universe ever […]

  • Hermione Saves The Day… Again

    Posted Tuesday, July 12th, 2011 12:15 pm GMT -4
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    You can depend on some things to be absolutely true in the Harry Potter universe: at least once per movie Harry’s scar will make him cringe, Ron will do something to hurt the feelings of the opposite sex, and Hermione will save the day. She’s been a precocious overachiever since her first first footsteps into […]

  • ‘Jurassic Park’ Trilogy Roars Onto DVD/Blu-ray October 25

    Posted Sunday, July 10th, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4
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    The wait is finally over to experience one of the most anticipated motion-picture trilogies of all time like never before when ‘Jurassic Park,’ ‘The Lost World: Jurassic Park’ and ‘Jurassic Park III’ debut as a trilogy set on Blu-ray October 25, 2011 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. Acclaimed filmmaker Steven Spielberg’s award-winning cinematic franchise, based […]

  • Redline Signs Contract For Foreign License To ‘Paladin: Dawn Of The Dragon Slayer’

    Posted Saturday, July 9th, 2011 08:09 am GMT -4
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    Nexia Holdings, Inc.’s subsidiary Redline Entertainment has signed a contract to license certain foreign distribution rights to the feature length film ‘Paladin: Dawn of the Dragon Slayer,’ formerly known as ‘Paladin.’  ‘Dawn of the Dragon’ is the fifth film that Nexia’s entertainment division has been retained to sell in foreign markets. The agreement with the […]

  • Epix Salutes William Shatner with “ShatnerPalooza” at Comic-Con 2011

    Posted Friday, July 8th, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4
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    WHAT IS SHATNERPALOOZA? The centerpiece of “SHATNERPALOOZA” will be the World Premiere of ‘The Captains’ – an Epix Original Documentary produced and directed by William Shatner.  In ‘The Captains’, he travels the world to connect with each of the actors who have played Captains over the long life of the Star Trek franchise. Shatner recalls his own experiences […]

  • David Rosenfelt’s ‘On Borrowed Time’ To Be Made Into A Film

    Posted Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 06:08 pm GMT -4
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    If you’re like me and love a good movie adaptation of a book, you might enjoy this news.  According to Deadline, Gold Circle Films recently acquired David Rosenfelt’s novel ‘On Borrowed Time,’ a Hitchcockian thriller published by St. Martin’s Press. Rosenfelt’s first novel, the Edgar Award-nominated ‘Open & Shut,’ hatched a series on a lawyer […]

  • Weekend Box Office 7-5-11

    Posted Tuesday, July 5th, 2011 10:54 pm GMT -4
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    Genre films have continued to do well at this summer’s box office. ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’ debuted this past week and took in $97.8 million for the weekend. It’s total domestic take now stands at $180.6 million with a worldwide box office of $418 million. I’m sure they’ve already started working on that next […]

  • Scholastic Announces Gift Edition Of ‘The Hunger Games’ To Be Available November 2011

    Posted Monday, July 4th, 2011 02:01 pm GMT -4
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    Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today announced the publication of a special gift edition of the worldwide bestselling ‘The Hunger Games’ by Suzanne Collins for holiday 2011. Three movie tie-in titles will follow in early 2012, based on ‘The Hunger Games’ film, currently in production at Lionsgate. Scholastic will publish and […]

  • Happy Fourth Of July!

    Posted Monday, July 4th, 2011 07:00 am GMT -4
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    From all of us at ScienceFiction.com, those of you who are celebrating please have a safe and happy fourth of July! Spend some time with family and friends and if you’re looking for some fun, there are some good genre movies still in theaters as well as some marathons of our favorite television shows including: […]

  • Idris Elba Joins ‘Pacific Rim’ Cast

    Posted Saturday, July 2nd, 2011 02:01 pm GMT -4
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    We have more ‘Pacific Rim’ news for you… apparently Idris Elba has clinched the lead role of Sensi in the Legendary Pictures/Warner Bros sci-fi action film ‘Pacific Rim.’ Guillermo del Toro is directing as his next film and production gets underway in November. Elba joins Son of Anarchy’s Charlie Hunnam, with Elba playing the role […]

  • ‘The Hunger Games’ Scores T. Bone Burnett And Danny Elfman

    Posted Friday, July 1st, 2011 04:03 pm GMT -4
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    Lionsgate, a leading global entertainment company, today announced an unprecedented film music collaboration between Academy Award® winner and two time nominee T Bone Burnett (‘Crazy Heart,’ ‘Cold Mountain’) and four time Academy Award® nominated composer Danny Elfman (Alice in Wonderland,’ ‘Spider-Man’ on the music for the highly anticipated film adaptation of ‘The Hunger Games,’ based […]

  • Disney Sets Release Date For ‘Thor 2′

    Posted Friday, July 1st, 2011 01:01 pm GMT -4
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    Disney has set July 26, 2013 as the release date for Marvel’s ‘Thor 2′ according to Deadline. ‘Thor’ was released on May 6, 2011 and grossed over $437 million worldwide. It’s gross exceeded 4 of the 5 ‘X-Men’ films (except 2006′ X-Men: The Last Stand) meaning that Marvel definitely has another hit film franchise on […]

  • Casting Underway On ‘The Hobbit’

    Posted Thursday, June 30th, 2011 02:04 pm GMT -4
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    If you’ve been waiting to hear more news on Peter Jackson’s ‘The Hobbit,’ we have some interesting info for you! Deadline recently reported that Luke Evans will be Bard in The Hobbit, a last major part that Peter Jackson hadn’t cast in a production that’s underway in New Zealand. Bard the Grim is a skilled […]

  • Inspired By ‘Captain America’, Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins Launch National Search for “America’s Super-Soldiers”

    Posted Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 05:01 pm GMT -4
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    In Marvel Studios’ Captain America: The First Avenger, arriving in movie theaters on July 22, action hero Captain America is created as part of the secret “Super-Soldiers” project.  Inspired by the heroic Super-Soldiers in the movie, Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins want you to help identify and honor America’s real Super-Soldiers, the unsung heroes whose service […]