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“The future is now.”

That’s a line we hear pretty often these days, but it’s particularly applicable lately whenever you go online, turn on the television, or head to the theater. From the streaming coverage of the Philae lander’s touchdown on the surface of a comet, to the successful return of documentary series Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, to the immersive adventures… Continue reading The Geek Beat: It's a Good Time to Like the Science in Sci-fi Movies

Now that all of the Halloween madness is behind us, it’s time to look ahead to the upcoming month – and more importantly, all of the books, movies and collectible geekery hitting shelves during it.

We have a slew of new movies on the horizon based on DC and Marvel Comics characters, so it’s fitting that this month’s highlights include a few books from both major publishers… Continue reading The Geek Beat: New 'Captain America,' a 'Serenity' sequel, and More Geeky Goods in November

Halloween is nearly upon us, and that means you only have a few more days to ponder the ways in which you can turn up the geekery to 11 this year.

Whether you’re suiting up to shake down your neighbors for candy, attending a party, or simply want to impress the kids who knock on your door, a good costume is… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Costume Ideas to Keep Things Geeky This Halloween

‘Tis the season for scary movies, and these days you’ll find an abundance of lists featuring the highs and lows of the horror genre. This is not one of those lists.

This is a list of films that – for the most part – didn’t set out to be scary movies, but for one reason or another ended up becoming the… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Kids Movies That Are Unintentionally Terrifying

There’s been a lot of talk about the Batmobile lately with Zack Snyder and the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice team releasing the first official image of the Dark Knight’s redesigned ride for the 2016 film. Everyone seems to have an opinion on the new look for Batman’s ride, and that shouldn’t be a surprise – after all, it’s one of the most… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Celebrating the Most Iconic Cars (and One Motorcycle) from Geeky Movies