• Open Road Acquires Rights To ‘The Host’, Saoirse Ronan To Star

    Posted Friday, June 24th, 2011 04:04 pm GMT -4
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    Open Road, a distribution company that was founded by theater chains AMC and Regal, has just landed a sweet deal. Right now it’s in the process of acquiring domestic distribution rights to ‘The Host,’ Stephenie Meyer’s novel. Deadline recently reported that there were at least three other distributors trying to land this deal and that […]

  • Indie Comic Review: ‘Angel Punk’ #0 and Relium Media Interview

    Posted Friday, June 24th, 2011 02:04 pm GMT -4
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    Stay Tuned for a Giveaway at the End of This Review! I came across this particular book, when Relium Media’s Jake Rossman followed me on Twitter a couple of weeks ago and of course as a good social media nerd, I checked out his profile and clicked on the link in his bio. I was […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Reverse Flash’ #1 – Flashpoint Tie-in

    Posted Friday, June 24th, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4
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    I’m going to get the positives of the Reverse Flash Flashpoint tie-in out of the way first. I’m not saying this is a bad book, but I have a few gripes. First, this book is really well written. Scott Kolins did a great job making you feel for Barry Allen as his life was pointed […]

  • Four New Actors To Star In FX’s ‘Powers’

    Posted Friday, June 24th, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4
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    According to Deadline, Lucy Punch, Charles S. Dutton, Bailee Madison and Jason Patric have all been signed on as cast members in the FX drama pilot ‘Powers.’  Based on the graphic novel by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming, the project is described as a police procedural show that takes place in a world […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Legion of Doom’ #1 – Flashpoint Tie-in

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 09:12 pm GMT -4
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    Heatwave, Cyborg, Firestorm, Cluemaster, Plastic Man, Amazo… what do these heroes and villains have in common? Well they are all heavily featured in the Flashpoint Legion of Doom tie-in. This book kicks off with a bang and probably one of the more graphic murders in all of the Flashpoint so far. As Heatwave tracks down […]

  • Retro-Sci-fi Film ‘Super 8′ Joins With 7-Eleven Stores To Extend That Blast to the Past

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 07:09 pm GMT -4
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    Fans who want a real-life taste of 1970s small-town life as shown in ‘Super 8′ can head to 7-Eleven stores this month for Rocket Poppeteers frozen pops, special Slurpee cups and retro candies.  Building on a brand featured in the movie, the Rocket Poppeteers bomb-style ice pop is red, white and blue and tri-flavored with […]

  • Having Geek Friends

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 03:55 pm GMT -4
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    Last Saturday, ScienceFiction.com sponsored an event created to help geeks meet other geeks. I’m part of the group that hosted the event – The League of Extraordinary Ladies. The group started because I invited some geek girls that I knew from Twitter and conventions to my house for a holiday gathering. The thirteen of us […]

  • ‘Pottermore’ Update

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    Update on my previous article about ‘Pottermore…’ An official press release bearing today’s date sheds more light and gives more specific information about the website and what we can expect when it finally does launch: For this groundbreaking collaborative project, J.K. Rowling has written extensive new material about the characters, places and objects in the much-loved stories, […]

  • Sony Searches For Ultimate Spider-Man Fan Via Contest

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 01:40 pm GMT -4
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    In anticipation of the July 3, 2012 worldwide release of The Amazing Spider-Man in 3D, the cast and filmmakers will discuss the movie for the first time as they address the fans at Comic-Con San Diego. One fan can be a part of the action by proving he or she is the ultimate Spider-Man fan […]

  • ‘Pottermore’ Has Opened – Kind Of

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 09:37 am GMT -4
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    Last night as I went to bed my last thoughts were of the Pottermore website.  I’ve found myself extremely interested in what it might contain.  What fun awaits Harry Potter fans?  What can we see/do/experience?  The possibilities, in my eyes, were endless.  Even more so was my insatiable curiosity. So this morning, after walking my […]

  • Paramount Pictures Acquires Rights To ‘The Mighty’

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4
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    DC Comics fans, get ready!  Deadline recently reported that Paramount Pictures has actually acquired ‘The Mighty,’ a graphic novel published by DC Comics.  Apparently DC product usually goes through Warner Bros, but this one had rights that were controlled by the creators, Peter Tomasi and Keith Champagne. ‘The Mighty’ puts an interesting spin on the […]

  • Danny Glover, David Mazouz To Star In Fox’s ‘Touch’

    Posted Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011 09:12 pm GMT -4
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    Fox’s drama pilot entitled ‘Touch’ just picked up two new actors.  Deadline recently reported that Danny Glover and child star David Mazouz are both set to co-star in Fox’s drama pilot ‘Touch.’ It’s about a father (Kiefer Sutherland) who discovers that his genius son named Jake (David Mazouz) is communicating with him through a complex […]

  • ‘The Event’ May Continue As Miniseries

    Posted Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011 03:35 pm GMT -4
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    It just goes to show that even shows that are canceled can be resurrected again.  This is proving to be especially true with NBC’s ‘The Event.’ Mere minutes after NBC canceled it on May 13, the show’s creator Nick Wauters and executive producer Steve Stark told fans that there was a possibility for the sci-fi […]

  • ‘True Blood’ Season 4 Premieres June 26 On HBO

    Posted Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011 02:04 pm GMT -4
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    Attention ‘True Blood’ fans!  The Emmy-nominated ‘True Blood’ kicks off its 12-episode fourth season Sunday, June 26 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO, followed by other new episodes on subsequent Sundays at the same time. Mixing romance, suspense, mystery and humor, the show takes place in the not-too-distant future, when vampires have come out of […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wonder Woman And The Furies’ – Flashpoint Tie-in

    Posted Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4
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    Wow. Just Wow! If you read one book this week make it Wonder Woman and the Furies. We have seen glimpses of what started this World War Flashpoint, but in this issue we get the entire backstory of Aquaman and Wonder Woman and the tragic end to their wedding ceremony. I’ll say this, the entire […]