There’s an old and tired joke/observation that we’re all guilty of having made at least once. It goes something like “In the ’50s, we were promised teleportation and hovercars and robot butlers! Why hasn’t that happened yet?” This vision of a sprawling, urban science fiction world filled with flying cars and androids has been our go-to vision of the future for going on 70 years. Even… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog: 'Her' Stands Toe-to-Toe with 'Blade Runner,' 'Minority Report' and Other Sci-fi Classics
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Everyone is nostalgic for the old, low-res video games of yesteryear, right? Well, all of us that can remember a time when gaming systems were known by how many bits they could compute, at least. And everyone loves movies, right? Why not combine the two? This is the Internet, after all. If it can be done, someone out there is doing it.
Replicants will get a superhero boost in the upcoming sequel to the classic movie “Blade Runner.”
The Wrap reports that director/producer Ridley Scott has chosen “Green Lantern” writer Michael Green to pen the script. Their sources also revealed that the follow-up film will be set “some years after the conclusion of the influential first film.”
The original sci-fi classic was adapted by Hampton Fancher and David Peoples from Philip K. Dick’s novel… Continue reading 'Blade Runner 2' Moves Forward, Ridley Scott Courting Harrison Ford to Reprise Role
MIB 3 Wins: Appearing in his first starring role in four years, Will Smith led Men in Black III to the top of the box office heap, with the film earning an estimated $ 55 million in the U.S. through the first three days of the long weekend. That number will be buoyed by holiday crowds today, likely pushing its total up to… Continue reading Movie News: New 'Dark Knight' TV Spot; ‘MIB 3’ Takes Box Office; Harrison Ford May Return in 'Blade Runner' Sequel, and More
While things started out hush-hush — complete with meta trailers of trailers — Ridley Scott is now finally ready to talk about his upcoming sci-fi flick, “Prometheus.”
The lauded director covers the next issue of The Hollywood Reporter, which reveals the details of his return to the world of science fiction.
“Prometheus” stars Charlize Theron, Michael Fassbender and Noomi Rapace as a group of explorers that stumble onto mankind’s