And not just this January. Every January stinks. January is our cultural dumping ground, a month where nothing good happens or gets released because everything worthwhile arrived in the final months of the previous year. This is doubly true if you’re a science fiction fan (or desperately need to find a topic for your biweekly sci-fi movie column). The only way for entertainment junkies to stay sane during this… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog: 5 Cool Ways to Shake Off January's Total Lack of New Sci-fi
They were known as the master puppeteers behind the jovial and adorable Muppets characters, but Jim Henson and Frank Oz directed a nightmarish project in 1982: The Dark Crystal. The Universal Pictures feature about an elfin creature in search of a crystal shard that promises to restore balance and unity to his alien world was marketed as a family film, despite some frightening scenes that startled… Continue reading Watch a Cool, Freaky, Fan-Made Director's Cut of Jim Henson's 'The Dark Crystal'
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Every year, Comic-Con descends on San Diego like some kind of swirling, overly crowded, superhero-infested tropical storm. Whether you’ve nabbed a pass or you’re following it from the comfort of your home and/or cubicle, you’ll drive yourself crazy trying to keep track of all of the news coming out of convention. And the sensory overload that accompanies the amazing sights… Continue reading Comic-Con 2013: The Most Important, Intriguing, and Just Plain Cool Movie Moments
Pain & Gain
Michael Bay directs this ripped-from-the-headlines tale of a group of bodybuilding criminals in a Paramount Pictures producti… Read More
They may have been sweating bullets, but Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, and Anthony Mackie kept their cool at the premiere of “Pain & Gain” in Miami.
The stars of the action/comedy/drama walked the red carpet in South Beach Thursday, April 11, and could not have… Continue reading 'Pain & Gain' Premiere: Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson Keep Cool in Miami (PHOTOS)