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sci fi blog planet of the apes Why Planet of the Apes Is the Greatest Science Fiction Film Series of All Time

Planet of the Apes is the greatest science fiction movie series of all time. This is as close to a fact as opinions about movie franchises get. Seriously. The math backs it up.

But what about Star Wars, you ask? Okay. Well, there are six Star Wars movies, but… Continue reading Why 'Planet of the Apes' Is the Greatest Science Fiction Film Series of All Time

Justin Bieber can cross Jay-Z and Beyoncé off his dwindling list of supporters.

The superstar couple flashed the troubled singer’s mugshot across the screen during their “On The Run” tour debut in Miami on Wednesday night.

According to audience members, Beyonce, 32, said “Even the greatest can fall” as the 20-year-old’s face lit up the arena while her rapper husband, 44, performed his 2001 hit “Izzo (H.O.V.A.).”

Bieber was infamously arrested… Continue reading A-List Diss! Jay Z And Beyonce Display Justin Bieber’s Mug Shot During Concert, Say ‘Even The Greatest Can Fall’

tom cruise movie star Why Tom Cruise Is the Greatest Living Movie Star

For as long as there have been movies, there have been movie stars, but few movie stars have been better at being movie stars than Tom Cruise.

Forget about his personal life. Forget about what happens offscreen. If you concentrate simply on his body of work and his performances, there has rarely been a more effective leading man than Cruise. With Edge of Tomorrow hitting… Continue reading Why Tom Cruise Is the Greatest Living Movie Star

Snake Plissken What Is the Greatest Movie Character Name of All Time?

According to the current official list of most popular baby names, which was issued by the Social Security Administration this week, the number one boy’s name in America is Noah. And as the SSA’s press release for the unveiling noted yesterday, that’s based on births in 2013 and not reflective of the success or popularity of the movie Noah. Due to the movie’s… Continue reading What Is the Greatest Movie Character Name of All Time?

best jump scares oculus The 10 Greatest Jump Scares in Horror History

Oculus is a fine film and easily one of the best horror movies you’ll see in 2014 (read our review). The story is small but clever, the characters simple but likable, and the scares frequent but effective. Like most modern horror movies, it often relies on jump scares. You what those are, right? Moments where a character, an animal or an object suddenly enters the… Continue reading The 10 Greatest Jump Scares in Horror History