Comic Books

  • Marvel Defends Tilda Swinton As The Ancient One In ‘Doctor Strange’

    Posted Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    Is Tilda Swinton‘s casting as the Tibetan Ancient One in ‘Doctor Strange’ another case of Hollywood whitewashing?  That’s what some are charging.  True, in the comics, the mystical mentor of the Sorcerer Supreme is an aged Asian man, but does that mean that Marvel Studios has to remain THAT faithful?  Well, they obviously aren’t. C. […]

  • ‘Wolverine 3′ Casts Richard E. Grant As A Villain

    Posted Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 08:00 pm GMT -4
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      Much like the “classic” Star Trek series and its actors had to give way to the inevitable turn of time as ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’ moved in and took the audience’s attention, so too must other franchises work to stay fresh.  As the new class of X-Men take over at the theaters, the […]

  • The Next Character To Jump From ‘The Walking Dead’ Comic To The TV Show Appears To Be…

    Posted Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    For fans of ‘The Walking Dead’ television show, it’s been a roller-coaster ride over the past few seasons, with the show-runners proving that they are not afraid to deviate from the story lines laid out in the comic books and rivaling George RR Martin in terms of making no character safe from Death’s sweet embrace. […]

  • You’re A Wonder! WB Releases Wonder Woman’s Big Debut From ‘Dawn Of Justice’

    Posted Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    Say what you will about ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’, but for this Wonder Warrior, seeing Gal Gadot on the big screen as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman was a lifetime dream come true and many agreed, citing her as the best thing about the film.  When she first appeared in costume, brandishing her impervious bracelets, […]

  • VIDEO: The First Trailer For The R-Rated Animated ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ Has Arrived

    Posted Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    For a while now, we’ve been hearing about DC Comics adapting the best-selling ‘Batman: The Killing Joke‘ from a graphic novel into an animated feature; the word on the street was that DC was shooting for an “R” rating to most effectively match the tone of the film to that of the novel.  The company […]

  • TV Recap: ‘The Flash: Back To Normal’

    Posted Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    Hello ‘ The Flash’ viewers! I’m filling in today for your normal recapper Darryl , so hopefully I can do justice to the ‘Flash’ recaps you normally encounter here on Sciencefiction.com. Jumping in, this week’s episode opens as most ‘The Flash’ episodes do, with the opening narration about Barry being the fastest man alive, and then […]

  • Angel With An Attitude: Ben Hardy Talks ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

    Posted Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4
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      Ben Foster portrayed the mutant Angel a.k.a. billionaire Warren Worthington III, in the maligned ‘X-Men 3: The Last Stand’, a film so unpopular with fans that it was wiped from existence at the end of ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’, and Foster’s Angel went with it.  But that’s okay, he’s not the only mutant […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Happy ‘ALIEN’ Day!

    Posted Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Hold your horses! Why are you in such a rush? OH, it’s because, it’s an all new Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them […]

  • Is This A Marvelous Clue As To Who Might Be Playing And Directing ‘Captain Marvel’?

    Posted Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Captain Marvel’ won’t arrive in theaters until 2019, but speculation has been running wild regarding the first Marvel movie to star a solo female hero.  We know that Marvel Studios is seeking a female director for this project and many names have surfaced as to who might play the hero, otherwise known as Carol Danvers.  […]

  • Ancient Stereotype: ‘Doctor Strange’ Screenwriter Explains Ethnicity Change For Key Figure In Film

    Posted Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    Marvel, more than almost any other studio releasing super-hero movies, has a very high bar it has set for itself, and a lot of fan expectations that go along with every film released in the MCU. In the latest twist of what could possibly go wrong while making a superhero film, it seems there is […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – April 27th

    Posted Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 4/27/2016. As always, check with your retailer for availability, as not all releases may be on sale in all areas at the same time. Here is what’s on my pull-list this week. Battling demons from her past while fighting for her […]

  • Great Philadelphia Comic Con 2016 Cosplay Gallery: Day Three

    Posted Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Most geeks will agree, there’s nothing quite like going to a comic con. Whether it’s a giant massive media event like SDCC, or something small in your hometown, there’s just something special about  a couple of huge rooms that are packed to the brim with like-minded individuals who are trying to get their geek on! Besides comics, toys, and […]

  • ‘The Flash’ Movie Is Casting Five Comic Book Characters Including Iris West And Eobard Thawne

    Posted Monday, April 25th, 2016 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Seth Grahame-Smith‘s ‘The Flash’ movie is zipping ahead with casting.  Ezra Miller has long been cast as Barry Allen/The Flash and made a cameo in ‘Batman V Superman’, but what about his supporting cast?  It was previously reported that Victor Stone/Cyborg (Ray Fisher) would appear, establishing a playful rapport with the lead character.  Now comes […]

  • RUMOR ALERT: Rayner In: A Third Earth ‘Green Lantern’ May Be Joining The Movie

    Posted Monday, April 25th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    RUMOR ALERT: The information presented here is strictly RUMOR at this point, so take this with a grain of salt. Let’s be honest, Ryan Reynolds wasn’t a bad Green Lantern.  It’s just that his movie, the 2011 box office turkey, was pretty boring and by the numbers.  (Mark Strong’s Sinestro was an underrated highlight.)  But […]

  • Nathan Fillion’s ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2′ Role Has Been Revealed And… Wait, Is This Right?!

    Posted Monday, April 25th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    SPOILER ALERT: This article contains potential spoilers for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2′ so proceed with caution! Though most folks know Nathan Fillion best for starring in the long-running series ‘Castle’, nerds know him for his numerous genre roles, from Caleb on ‘Buffy The Vampire Slayer’ to Captain Mal Reynolds on ‘Firefly’ to Captain […]