Apr 14, 2014

Retro A to Z Challenge: L – Lord of the Rings 2001

By Alex J. Cavanaugh

Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring – 2001 The three-movie saga launched with Fellowship, and the world fell in love with epic fantasy again. Director Jackson brought the...

Apr 11, 2014

Dark Fantasy Review: The Summoning by F.G. Cottam

By Beauty in Ruins

There is something unique about the British horror novel . . . a certain feel and sound that sets it apart from its North American counterpart. I'm not just talking...

Apr 11, 2014

Retro A to Z Challenge: J – John Carter 2012 (and new How to Train Your Dragon Trailer and George RR Martin Killing Characters)

By Alex J. Cavanaugh

John Carter – 2012 Loosely based on Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Princess of Mars, this film was supposed to launch a new epic series. A perfect blend of space opera, Western,...

Apr 10, 2014

Apex Magazine: Operation Fourth Story

By Beauty in Ruins

First released this past November, Apex Magazine Issue 54 features stories from Bogi Takács, Vajra Chandrasekera, Keffy R.M. Kehrli, and Jim C. Hines; nonfiction pieces from Michael Damian Thomas and Lynne M....

Apr 09, 2014

The Darth Maul Game That Could Have Been

By Roqoo Depot

IGN broke a story about a game project that Red Fly started which would have starred Darth Maul and went under the working title Damage. The game would have come...

Apr 08, 2014

Video: Star Wars Confessions Part I

By MakingStarWars.net

In this video we lie to you about Star Wars historical facts, both in universe and out. This is what happens when Randy and I are left in a room...

Apr 08, 2014

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Want to Ride Captain America Movie’s Coattails

By Comics Worth Reading

It’s no surprise that Captain America: The Winter Soldier had a dynamite opening weekend, setting a new box office record for April with a $96+ million take. Internationally, it’s also...

Apr 07, 2014

Top 10 Space Marines

By A Space Blogyssey

The space marine is an archetype of science fiction. The quintessential space marine is tough, stoic, an alpha male (or female), off-world (sometimes on world), and always armed to the...

Apr 06, 2014

Star Wars Episode VII Currently Filming But Still Casting According To Alan Horn

By Lightsaber Rattling

In a recent interview as part of The Hollywood Masters series conducted by The Hollywood Reporter’s Stephen Galloway, Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn revealed news about Star Wars: Episode VII to...

Apr 05, 2014

WHAT'S IN MY SHOPPING BAG SATURDAY

By I HATE MICHAEL SHIRLEY

Last week I did enough shopping for a month, so this week things were pretty chill in the shopping bag.  I did order this amazing set of Sailor Moon-inspired stickers on...