• John Hurt Is Out And David Bradley Is In For Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Strain’

    Posted Monday, November 25th, 2013 09:00 am GMT -5

    It was just a few days ago that we found out that ‘The Strain’ was picked up for a thirteen episode first season and now we’re already finding out about a major casting change! One of the actors I was most looking forward to seeing in the series, John Hurt (‘Doctor Who‘) has been replaced by […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Batwoman’ #25

    Posted Sunday, November 24th, 2013 09:00 pm GMT -5

    Well, with a new creative team coming on board, I guess it’s a good idea to kick off a new storyline, even though there are dangling threads from the previous run unresolved. The book switches gears big time, jumping into the Zero Year event, which rewinds things back to years before most of the New […]

  • Who Will Helm ‘The Stand’ Now That It’s Lost Another Director?

    Posted Sunday, November 24th, 2013 07:00 pm GMT -5

    It’s been a rough run for the current attempt to reboot ‘The Stand‘ by Warner Brothers and CBS Films as the project has just lost another director. This time Scott Cooper (‘Crazy Heart’, ‘Out of the Furnace’) has left the production of the film. Cooper was not only set to direct the current adaptation but also was helping on writing […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wonder Woman’ #25

    Posted Sunday, November 24th, 2013 05:00 pm GMT -5

    As you can see from this cover, Strife returns, and while she is certainly plotting something– she oozes with false sincerity– she never actually does anything evil here, so obviously this cover is a ruse.  In the meantime, Hermes continue to try making amends for his earlier actions when he kidnapped Zola’s baby Zeke.  There’s […]

  • Ben Affleck And Matt Damon To Produce ‘Sleeper’ For Warner Bros.

    Posted Sunday, November 24th, 2013 03:00 pm GMT -5

    While Matt Damon’s (‘Elysium‘, ‘Contagion‘) acting career has taken off over the years and Ben Affleck (‘Argo’, ‘Batman vs. Superman’) has become an amazing director in his own right, the two were at their best when they were young and working together on ‘Good Will Hunting’. Now the two are back together again and this […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘X-Men Legacy’ #20

    Posted Sunday, November 24th, 2013 01:00 pm GMT -5

    So in ‘X-Men Legacy’ #19 we left off with Legion having to fight a mysterious weapon of awesome power which I was vague about for anyone who didn’t have a chance to read it yet. It’s been long enough so now I can talk about that weapon, it’s the Shadow Phoenix! A twisted opposite version […]

  • Batkid Gets the Christopher Nolan Treatment

    Posted Sunday, November 24th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -5

    Holy movie trailer, Batkid! Batkid inspired us all last week when San Francisco turned into Gotham City and 5-year-old Miles Scott got to save the city from all the baddies. Batkid certainly inspired many fans. This fan-created trailer for “The Batkid Rises” is in the same tone as the Christopher Nolan trilogy and is an […]

  • Comic Book Review: Forever Evil: Rogues Rebellion #2

    Posted Sunday, November 24th, 2013 09:00 am GMT -5

    Deathstorm and Power Ring confront The Flash’s Rogue’s whom were ordered to level Central City to send a message to the rest of the world: that the Crime Syndicate and the villains were now in charge.  Grodd managed to inflict quite a bit of damage before taking off.  But the others, Captain Cold, Mirror Master, […]

  • BBC Teases The 2013 ‘Doctor Who’ Christmas Special With This Very Brief Teaser

    Posted Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 09:00 pm GMT -5

    After the simulcast broadcast of the ‘Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor’, the BBC released this very brief teaser for the next ‘Doctor Who’ episode – yes, the Christmas episode which marks the departure of Matt Smith as the Doctor and herald Peter Capaldi as the new one. The teaser is only about 10 […]

  • Isaac Asimov Was Suspected To Be A Soviet Agent By The FBI

    Posted Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 08:00 pm GMT -5

    We science fiction fans have been learning all sorts of new things about our favorite authors in recent years. One of these things is that more and more of them are being revealed as suspected communists during the Red Scare and beyond. Ray Bradbury, for example, was investigated for planning to go to Cuba, and supposedly […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Superior Spider-Man Team-Up’ #6

    Posted Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -5

    In the last issue of the ‘Superior Spider-Man Team-Up series we found out what Spidey Ock has been up to by gathering his old Sinister Six partners – he was creating his own superhero team! That’s right, ladies and gentlemen, it’s time for The Superior Six! Granted, this is one that he’s completely controlling with […]

  • ‘Gravity’ Companion Short Film ‘Aningaaq’ Shows Other Side Of Distress Call

    Posted Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 04:00 pm GMT -5

    As of last week, Alfonso Cuaron’s outer space thriller ‘Gravity’ has crossed the $500 million mark worldwide. Despite a few haters out there in the world, the majority of fans and critics sing the praises of the ‘Children of Men’ director’s first film in seven years. There’s even talk of Oscar nominations in multiple categories. […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘A+X’ #14

    Posted Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 02:00 pm GMT -5

    It has been quite some time since we’ve discussed ‘A+X’. Originally launched as the ‘AVX: Versus’ limited series during the ‘Avengers vs. X-Men’ storyline, the book has since evolved into a collection of short stories featuring members of each team joining forces. Overall, the book is a fun little slice of comics to check out […]

  • The ‘Locke & Key’ Trilogy May Be Delayed But It’s Not Forgotten

    Posted Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -5

    About a year ago it was announced that ‘Locke And Key’ was set to become a trilogy for Universal Studios and after that not much had happened with it. Finally, with the writers behind it, Joe Hill (‘Horns‘), Robert Orci (‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2‘), and Alex Kurtzman (‘Star Trek Into Darkness”) recently tapped to reboot […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Young Avengers’ #12

    Posted Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 10:00 am GMT -5

    After hearing the disheartening news that ‘Young Avengers’ would not continue on after issue fifteen earlier this week, we have the latest chapter in the fan-favorite book from Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie. While we haven’t been talking about the book itself in reviews for a while, make no mistake that we have been reading […]