• ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ Recruits A New Rebel Fighter And A Main Villain

    Posted Friday, May 15th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    It looks like casting for ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ is really picking up as the production has just recruited Diego Luna (‘Elysium,”Milk’) as a rebel fighter with Ben Mendelsohn (‘The Dark Knight Rises,”Exodus: Gods and Kings’) signing on as the film’s main villain. The two will be joining Felicity Jones (‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2,’ ‘The […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘Gattaca’ (1997)

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    While some of our throwbacks for Throwback Thursday, ScienceFiction.com’s ongoing column dedicated  the great science fiction of the past, are ridiculous and will never come to pass (‘The Yesterday Machine,’ for example), there are some science fictions that seems closer to us than others, and every year it feels like we are steadily marching toward […]

  • TV Recap: ‘Arrow: My Name is Oliver Queen’ (Season 3 FINALE, Episode 23)

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    The Return of the Queen.  At long last we have reached the end of Season 3 of ‘Arrow,’ and though the season has proved to be uneven, at least we can always count on the show delivering a memorable finale that no one could have anticipated when this season began. Picking up where last week […]

  • Fox Is Planning For More ‘New Mutants’ To Join The ‘X-Men’ Family

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    With ‘X-Men: Apocalypse‘ finishing off the second ‘X-Men’ trilogy, it looks as if Fox wants to expand their mutant line by adding in ‘The New Mutants.’ We’ve already seen that ‘Deadpool‘ and ‘Gambit‘ are coming out with a rumored ‘X-Force’ film so throwing in this set of Xavier’s students is a good way to introduce […]

  • Take Flight With Supergirl In The New Trailer And Behind-The-Scenes Footage

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Supergirl’ swoops into prime time this fall, airing on Monday nights on CBS.  Though not technically part of the same continuity as ‘The Flash’ and ‘Arrow’, this show is produced by many of the same masterminds behind The CW’s pair of super hero hits, so hopefully some of that same magic will carry over to […]

  • The Motherf’ing Remake Of ‘The Blob’ Just Got Motherf’ing Better

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Fellow fans of Samuel L. Jackson (‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron,”RoboCop‘) I’m happy to tell you that he has officially signed up the remake of ‘The Blob.’ While I’m sure many of us may instantly be worried that this could be heading towards ‘Snakes on a Plane’ territory, it is supposed to have a darker […]

  • Alex Garland Gives A ’28 Months Later’ Update, Moving Forward But His Part Is Done

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    Fans of the ’28 Days Later’ series have been eagerly awaiting news that ’28 Months Later’ is still happening and Alex Garland (‘Dredd‘,’Ex Machina‘) has just given an update on the project. While the movie itself is moving forward, it looks as if his contribution to it is over, so while we should be hearing […]

  • Sony Is Rebooting ‘The Craft’ With Writer/Director Leigh Janiak

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    It is my sad duty to tell you that once again a film is being rebooted and this time around we’re going to be getting a new take on ‘The Craft’ by Sony. While I’ll admit that this 1996 film holds a special place in my heart, it would seem that writer and director Leigh […]

  • Trailer For ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ Proves Series Will Be Legendary

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 02:09 pm GMT -4
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    Just hours after the finale of ‘Arrow,’ the CW has released the first cast photo and trailer for the newest spinoff to their hit series, ‘Legends of Tomorrow.’ We knew the ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ team would consist of Ray Palmer/The Atom (Brandon Routh), Dr. Martin Stein/half of the superhero Firestorm (Victor Garber), Leonard Snart/Captain Cold, […]

  • ‘League of Legends’ Announces New Character: Ekko “The Boy Who Shattered Time”

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 01:05 pm GMT -4
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    ‘League of Legends’ has announced a new champion to their ranks: Ekko, “The Boy Who Shattered Time”. Fans of the indie platforming game ‘Braid’ will find Ekko’s battle concept familiar: he can rewind time in the middle of combat, taking back mistakes and gaining the edge over his opponents. You can watch his jaw dropping […]

  • ‘Selma’s’ Ava DuVernay Approached To Direct Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ Or ‘Captain Marvel’

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Continuing their quest to find brilliant new artists to helm their cinematic franchises, Marvel has recently approached Oscar-nominated director Ava DuVernay (‘Selma’) to direct one of their “diverse” (in my source’s words) superhero movies, which means she’s being courted to direct either ‘Black Panther‘ or ‘Captain Marvel.’ DuVernay apparently was interested in the prospect of […]

  • A&E Releases The First Teaser Trailer For ‘Damien’

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    A&E has released the first teaser trailer for ‘Damien‘ and if you are hoping for some solid details let me stress that this really is a tease. We’re not given too much from this first look at the series which will be a new follow up for the events that were delivered in ‘The Omen,’ […]

  • Dark Horse Reprinting Original ‘Masters of the Universe’ Toy Minicomics

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Back in the dark, primitive days of the early 1980s, action figures were NOT all based on existing movies and TV shows.  Some toys were simply… toys.  That was the case with what would go on to be one of the most successful collections of the decade– and a significant factor in the world of […]

  • Going Hollywood: ‘Agent Carter’ Season 2 To Have New Setting

    Posted Thursday, May 14th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    ‘Agent Carter‘ is coming back for Season 2, and it seems the threats against the world and the SSR are no longer limited to their headquarters in New York. According to the synopsis released by the show, Peggy will be heading to Hollywood for ‘her most dangerous assignment yet,’ where she will find a slew […]

  • TV Review: ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: S.O.S’

    Posted Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 09:30 pm GMT -4
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    Without a doubt, it was a big deal that ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ tied in with ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron.’ After all, thanks to Director Phil Coulson and Theta Protocol, the Hellicarrier was ready to help Earth’s Mightiest Heroes save the day. But as we saw last week, Ultron was basically the opening act for the Inhumans as far […]