Tag: Science Fiction

Looks Like Entertainment Weekly Spoiled Star Trek Into Darkness

As we all know Benedict Cumberbatch's role in the upcoming Star Trek sequel has been something of a mystery, one that has had fans speculating since filming first began.  The evidence has been pointing in mostly one direction, and now it looks as though Entertainment Weekly has just spoiled it on their website.  I won't rule out that it might be a typo...but just in case you don't want to know (though I doubt it'll be much of a spoiler) I'll tell you more about it after the jump.

J.J. Abrams is Reportedly Confirmed to Direct Star Wars Episode VII

Back when Star Wars Episode VII was announced, one of the first directors rumored to be helming was J.J. Abrams...who subsequently shot that speculation down.  Now reports are coming in that he is now taking the director's chair. 

[Update #2] Zack Snyder Working on Standalone Star Wars Film, Separate...

It is a glorious time to be a nerd right now.  We're getting a new Star Wars trilogy (starting in 2015), Jurassic Park 4 finally has a release date, and now word is coming in that Zack Snyder is working on ANOTHER Star Wars film that will be a standalone movie apart from the upcoming trilogy. 

Chris Nolan in Talks to Direct All Out Sci-Fi Film Interstellar...

With The Dark Knight trilogy firmly behind him now, Christopher Nolan is free to do pretty much whatever the hell he wants to. Because of that, many have speculated on what the famous director might do next.  The wishlist has been long, but now it looks like he'll be taking on a full on science fiction story...and I couldn't be more giddy.

Check Out 9 Brand New Stills from Star Trek Into Darkness

Haven't gotten enough of Star Trek Into Darkness yet?  I didn't think so, fortunately Paramount has released a slew of new high-res official images from the film for you to enjoy. 

Battlestar Galactica Blood & Chrome: First Episodes & Blu-ray details!

Check out the first two episodes of Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome, and get the details on the upcoming unrated Blu-ray and DVD!

John Carter Blu-ray Review

The Movie Pool checks out one of the best films of 2012 so far: John Carter on Blu-ray!

The Magnetic Monster (1953) DVD Review!

The Movie Pool has a strange attraction to The Magnetic Monster DVD!

Real Steel Blu-ray Review!

 The Movie Pool gears up for the Blu-ray of Real Steel!

Another Earth Review: The Journey Outward Often Mirrors The Journey Inward

I've always considered my earliest memories to be a guiding light by which I navigate my life as an entertainer.  These memories and the emotions attached to them provide an awesome foundation for my creativity and it is an exceedingly rare opportunity when I am afforded the chance to experience a medium that taps that very foundation for me.  Like a children's book hearkening back to those innocent and youthful days when pure imagination was the key to unlocking any door, Another Earth spins a beautifully simple story that plumbs the depths of not just the heart and mind, but of the prismatic wonder that is the human condition.

Beast Wars Figures Return to Transformers Toy Line!

During today's continuation of Hasbro PulseCon, the toy makers revealed new Transformers action figures, including the return of Maximals and Predacons!  On top of releasing...