Monthly Archives: November 2014

Star Wars: The worst thing ever for the science fiction genre?

(CNN) — Now that the trailer for the seventh “Star Wars” movie is out, you can imagine the anticipation among the millions of fans of the film franchise. And why not? The six “Star Wars” films have been enormous successes: they have grossed over $2 billion domestically at the box office, spawned scores of books, comic books and merchandise (how ...

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Official Teaser Trailer – I Think I Just Wet My Pants

Oh my gosh! It’s real, very real! Can’t believe we have to wait a whole year, but from the looks of this video it will be more than worth waiting for. Watching it gave me chills and I may have lost control of some other bodily functions. No words really… Just enjoy!   Richard PaulAvid Science Fiction & Fantasy Lover. ...

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Independence Day 2 Green Lighted – Unlike Jurassic World, Jeff Goldblum Will be Back

So Jeff Goldblum will be back! That’s the great news! Bad news? Will Smith does not look to be part of this 20 year sequel. Can’t believe it will be 20 years when this is released in 2016. Without knowing the rest of the cast or the plot, I think the movie will do ok, but without Will Smith on ...

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CM Punk Writes For Marvel Comics?

What happens when one of the self-proclaimed best in the world wrestlers becomes a writer for Thor? I guess we will find out in February! Truth be told I think it’s great that CM Punk has awesome skills outside of the square circle and its great to see a pro-wrestler make a life for himself outside the ring. Personally I ...

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Jurassic World Trailer, Awesome but it’s missing Jeff Goldblum!

Watch this just released awesome trailer for Jurassic World! I am very excited since this franchise brings back a lot of memories from my youth! The film brings back Steven Spielberg as Executive Producer and has the makings of a billion dollar global smash hit. What do you think? Richard PaulAvid Science Fiction & Fantasy Lover. Big fan of comics ...

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George Lucas “Strange Magic” trades Sci-fi for Fantasy (Video)

George Lucas trades sci-fi for fantasy in ‘Strange Magic’ musical trailer Who says all quests worth watching happen in space? Filmmaker George Lucas brings the hero’s journey into the forest with his madcap musical fairy adventure, due out in January 2015. CLICK THIS LINK FOR THE FULL ARTICLE FROM CNET Richard PaulAvid Science Fiction & Fantasy Lover. Big fan of ...

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The 37 Billion Dollar Star Wars Empire

In 2012, George Lucas sold his company Lucasfilm to Disney for the staggering sum of $4 billion. Even more staggering is the $37 billion that Star Wars has raked inover the past 40 years. The Star Wars universe now comprises a vast array of products, from movies and TV shows to videogames and toys. But it all started with one ...

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Star Trek: The Next Generation Blooper Reel

Short but Sweet!   Richard PaulAvid Science Fiction & Fantasy Lover. Big fan of comics as well. Prefer the dark side to the light. That’s just how I roll. http://scifant.com

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“Mockingjay” debuts with $55 Million – Video

We new this film would be popular, but $55 mil in one day is insane! Did you see it yet? What did you think?   Richard PaulAvid Science Fiction & Fantasy Lover. Big fan of comics as well. Prefer the dark side to the light. That’s just how I roll. http://scifant.com

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The rise of Petyr Baelish

The world George R R Martin has created in A Song of Ice and Fire is probably the single greatest imaginative achievement in literature. That may be a big statement but I’m struggling to think of any other world so steeped in its own mythology and history. This means that there are countless options when it comes to deciding on spin ...

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