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The X-Files' I Want to Believe posterAs The X-Files was so fond of telling us, “the truth is out there” when it comes to extra-terrestrial life forms visiting Earth. And now, the government has shared their version of that truth, telling petitioners who demanded that President Obama’s administration clear the record on the topic once and for all that there’s no UFO cover-up or conspiracy.

Despite what films… Continue reading Note to Hollywood: White House Officially Goes on Record Regarding Whether Aliens Have Visited Earth

August 17, 2011

Michael Gracey has been named by Variety as the director of the long-in-development 20th Century Fox project The Greatest Showman on Earth.

Set to star Hugh Jackman in the lead, the film will offer a musical take on the life of P.T. Barnum, specifically focusing on the creation of his three-ring circus and his infatuation with “Swedish Nightingale” Jenny Lind.

Originally announced two

Jodie Foster played a scientist trying to communicate with aliens in ‘Contact’ — turns out it’s a cause that’s dear to the actress’s heart in real life.

Foster, along with 2,000 other private donors, has helped raise $ 200,000 to keep the nonprofit Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) Institute running after its program to listen for alien signals fell victim to budget cuts.

“Just like Ellie Arroway, the… Continue reading E.T.s Can Phone Earth Again, Thanks to Jodie Foster

Everybody wants film festival darling Brit Marling after her sci-fi drama debut, Another Earth, garnered praise at Sundance earlier this year. Now Vulture is reporting that the writer-actress is being courted by some of the biggest names in Hollywood, including Steven Soderbergh and Robert Redford. Marling has her pick of several projects and has already said no to one while she sorts out the start date… Continue reading 'Another Earth' Star Brit Marling Wanted by Robert Redford, Tom Cruise, and Steven Soderbergh?

This year’s Sundance Film Festival offered a lot of pleasant surprises but one of the movies that really blew people away was a tiny-budgeted indie drama with a science fiction premise that introduced us to filmmakers Mike Cahill and Brit Marling called Another Earth.

Marling stars in the movie as Rhoda Williams, a young woman jailed after a drunk driving accident that kills the wife and… Continue reading Exclusive: Another Earth 's Mike Cahill & Brit Marling