• ‘Through The Wormhole With Morgan Freeman’ Returns To The Science Channel For A Second Season

    Posted Monday, May 30th, 2011 06:09 pm GMT -4
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    The iconic Morgan Freeman returns to SCIENCE on Wednesday, June 8, at 9:00 PM (ET/PT) for a second season of ‘Through The Wormhole With Morgan Freeman’. Each of the ten world-premiere episodes poses an all-new question that spans space, science and the unknown – and peaks Freeman’s insatiable curiosity.  The series breaks down the walls […]

  • Science Feature: The ‘Myth’ of the Evil Aliens

    Posted Monday, May 30th, 2011 02:04 pm GMT -4
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    Michael Shermer’s ‘Skeptic’ column in Scientific American is billed as “Viewing the world with a rational eye”. In his latest piece ‘The Myth of the Evil Aliens’ (June, 2011) Shermer starts by noting that with new technology such as the Allen Telescope Array, the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) may soon bear fruit. So what […]

  • ‘Star Trek’ Animated Series Possibly In The Works

    Posted Monday, May 30th, 2011 11:01 am GMT -4
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    ‘Star Trek’ fans, you  may or may not be happy to hear this.  It’s been about six years since any new episodes of ‘Enterprise’ have aired, which basically means you’ve been experiencing a dry spell.  Nothing new or imaginative has come out since then which is pretty disappointing.  But Cinema Blend is reporting that there may […]

  • Snow White Battle Intensifies Between Universal Pictures and Relativity Media

    Posted Monday, May 30th, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4
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    I’ve heard of battles between movies before…but Snow White?  Really?  Anyway,  Universal Pictures and Relativity Media entrenched and are going ahead with their rival Snow White films.  Deadline reported that Universal, which had the later release date, decided to “swap release dates of Judd Apatow’s next untitled film (which was supposed to come out June […]

  • Comic Book Review: Cobra #1

    Posted Sunday, May 29th, 2011 08:27 pm GMT -4
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    Cobra Commander is dead! Long live Cobra Commander! The question is… who is the next Cobra Commander? The role of leader must be filled and the most lethal and cunning Cobra operatives must compete to see who will reign supreme. The winner of the contest will be the one to kill the most G.I. Joes. […]

  • Comic Book Review: Green Arrow #12

    Posted Sunday, May 29th, 2011 05:37 pm GMT -4
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    Brightest Day is over. It actually ended last month. Green Arrow #12 wraps up the Emerald Archers part in the universe spanning event. I have been a big fan of J.T. Krul’s take on Oliver Queen. That being said, I am happy the Brightest Day tie-in is over. Before the tie-in event started, Green Arrow […]

  • Universal Attempts To Trim ‘Dark Tower’ Budget, Delays Release

    Posted Sunday, May 29th, 2011 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    Here’s some more news from Universal Pictures… Unfortunately it seems as though they’ve had to push this year’s start date on the Ron Howard-directed adaptation of Stephen King’s novel series Dark Tower until February.  Mike Fleming from Deadline recently reported that “it was supposed to start this summer. The studio will work with the filmmakers […]

  • ‘Conan’ Director Marcus Nispel’s Next Project Is ‘Backmask’

    Posted Sunday, May 29th, 2011 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    I’ve never been a fan of the Conan the Barbarian movies, but those who are might enjoy this.  Apparently Marcus Nispel, who worked on Conan, ‘The Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ and ‘Friday the 13th’ will next direct Backmask, a $10 million film that will begin shooting this summer. According to Mike Fleming from Deadline, “Nispel is […]

  • Chris Helmsworth Secures Role Of Hunter In Universal’s ‘Snow White’ Film

    Posted Sunday, May 29th, 2011 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Chris Helmsworth is feeling the effects of ‘Thor’s success.  According to Deadline, now that Thor has opened strongly around the world, its star Chris Hemsworth just closed a deal for the hunter role opposite Twilight Saga starlet Kristen Stewart in ‘Snow White and the Huntsman.’ Universal’s version of the fairy tale is due to premiere […]

  • Andrew Niccol To Direct Stephanie Meyer’s ‘The Host’

    Posted Saturday, May 28th, 2011 08:44 pm GMT -4
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    Some interesting news for Stephanie Meyer fans.. ..Deadline recently reported that Andrew Niccol has been chosen as the director of ‘The Host,’ directing his adaptation of the bestselling novel by author Stephenie Meyer. Mike Fleming had this to say about the project: “After resisting overtures to sell the book, Meyer finally entrusted it with the […]

  • Archaia to Publish New ‘Planet of the Apes’ Illustrated Novel

    Posted Saturday, May 28th, 2011 05:02 pm GMT -4
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    Ok, so this is exciting! Whenever Planet of the Apes is on TV (usually AMC it seems) for a nice weekend long marathon, I’m good to tune in for a couple of hours of watching Zira, Cornelius and Dr. Zaius torture old “Bright Eyes” trying to find out why he has the divine spark. Archaia Entertainment […]

  • 20th Century Fox Obtains Rights To ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children’

    Posted Saturday, May 28th, 2011 02:06 pm GMT -4
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    20th Century Fox and Chernin Entertainment have been busy!  They closed a deal, obtaining screen rights to ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children.’  Deadline recently reported “that this Ransom Riggs novel is about the discovery of an abandoned orphanage, where a tragedy sends a 16-year-old to an isolated island off of Wales and while there […]

  • ‘Warehouse 13′s H.G. Wells Character May Get Spin-off Series on Syfy

    Posted Saturday, May 28th, 2011 11:04 am GMT -4
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    According to the Hollywood Reporter, the Syfy Channel is prepping a ‘Warehouse 13′ spin-off series centered on its’ H.G. Wells character. The shows character twist is that Wells is a woman with the H standing for Helena. ‘Warehouse 13′ is the Syfy Channel’s most watched original series in the cable net’s history with an average […]

  • ‘Tomb Raider’ Lara Croft To Get Makeover

    Posted Saturday, May 28th, 2011 08:08 am GMT -4
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    Apparently Lara Croft is in need of a makeover…I wonder if her fans agree?  Anyway, Mike Fleming from Deadline recently reported that “the Iron Man and Cowboys & Aliens writing team of Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby have been hired by GK Films to script the rebooted Tomb Raider film franchise. They will create a […]

  • X-Men: First Class Preview

    Posted Friday, May 27th, 2011 09:55 pm GMT -4
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    X-Men First Class charts the epic beginning of the X-Men saga, to reveal the secret history of famous global events. Before mutants revealed themselves to the world, and before Charles Xavier and Erik Lehnsherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were […]