Movies

Mark Hamill’s Heartbreaking Post on the Death of Carrie Fisher

As is everyone in our universe we are still reeling from the death of Carrie Fisher who was best known for playing our heroine Princess Leia. Mark Hamill’s post on his Facebook Page really says what we all feel. Richard PaulAvid Science Fiction & Fantasy Lover. Big fan of comics as well. Prefer the dark side to the light. That’s ...

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Where does everyone in the Marvel Cinematic Universe Stand at the Start of Phase 3?

Phase three of the Marvel Cinematic Universe begins this week when Captain America: Civil War is finally released. And though there hasn’t been a Marvel movie released since last year, much has changed in the universe in that time. Phase Two ended with Avengers: Age of Ultron last May, followed by Ant-Man in July. Since then new movies have been ...

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Holy Cow! Batman vs Superman Hits Record $82 Million Opening

Two legendary superheroes wage a slam-bang battle in “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” but the biggest beating administered in its debut Friday was to the critics. Zack Snyder‘s PG-13-rated action epic zoomed to a record $82 million in its first day of U.S. release at the U.S. box office for Warner Bros.. That put “Batman v Superman,” which stars ...

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Official Teaser #2 (I’m crying of Hapiness)

Chewey… We’re Home Blown Away!! Never been so teased before!!! 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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Harrison Ford Returns for Blade Runner Sequel

Blown away by this news! The first movie was back in 1982! That’s 34+ years in between an original and it’s sequel! Harrison Ford will reprise his lead role in the dystopian sci-fi film Blade Runner for a sequel, according to media reports. Alcon Entertainment made the announcement on Thursday, and the original film’s director, Ridley Scott will not be ...

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Does Luke Skywalker have a son?

The rumor mills regarding Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens have been churning this week as if it were powered by Bespin-imported Tibanna gas. The latest one seems to establish a family connection in the film that may actually prove central to the still-mysterious plot of the upcoming sequel. Yes, it seems that one of the characters we know ...

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The Force Awakens Already Got One Big Thing Wrong

Ewan McGregor Thinks Star Wars: The Force Awakens Already Got One Big Thing Wrong It doesn’t look like ‘ole Obi-Wan Kenobi will have a role when Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens hits this December. However, Ewan McGregor, who played the younger version of the grizzled Jedi and a veteran of some of the Star Wars Prequel Trilogy’s most ...

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Fantastic Four Official Trailer #1 August 2015

  At first I didn’t think a reboot for FF was needed… but then I saw this!   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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George Lucas Does Not Want To See ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Early

George Lucas is a creator who catches a lot of heat, even though he created a world many adore. By re-editing his own films, adding new bits that seem to piss off fanboys, and filming some prequels that die-hards thought sullied the name, Lucas has become the scorn of many over the years. But some interesting news recently came to ...

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Steven Soderbergh gives Sci-fi Masterpiece 2001 a Surprise 110-minute Edit

How, and why, would you put your own hand to something that’s already a masterpiece? The retired director Steven Soderbergh doesn’t have a very good answer, but his edit of Stanley Kubrick’s 2001 is a bracing 110 minutes. That means he cut over 50 minutes from the original, and the film’s pacing and even themes have been re-worked and re-imagined. ...

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