Whenever a new film from an existing franchise hits theaters, it’s always fun to examine how it fits in with the overall franchise. Of course, if you’re a hard-core fan, the only way to do that properly is to rank all the movies from best to worst. With Dawn of the Planet of the Apes in theaters this weekend, we thought it might be fun to… Continue reading You Rank the 'Planet of the Apes' Movies
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In a slow news week, Fast & Furious 7 has moved up one week to April 3, 2015, while Enchanted 2 and G.I. Joe 3 both hired new writers. Tom Hardy joined Leonardo DiCaprio in the Western The Revenant.
Here’s your first look at Clark Kent and Superman in Batman v Superman.
The U.S.’ first 4DX theater has opened in Los Angeles. Edge of Tomorrow’s alternate… Continue reading Best of the Week: July Movie Calendar, 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Early Reaction, and More
Welcome to The Last Sci-fi Blog, our biweekly column about all things science fiction in movies.
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
4 classic films from MGM!The Man from Planet XA reporter in the Scottish Highlands is confronted by a friendly alien who pleads for aid for his freezing planet.Beyond the Time BarrierA U.S. Air Force test pilot crashes through the time barrier into the world of 2024, which is inhabited by the last remnants of Earth’s civilization that escaped the cosmic plague of 1971.The Time… Continue reading Movies 4 You - Sci Fi Classics (The Man from Planet X / Beyond the Time Barrier / The Time Travelers / The Angry Red Planet)
This past weekend the Alamo Drafthouse and Badass Digest held a special screening of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes with a Q&A after featuring Gary Oldman, Andy Serkis and director Matt Reeves. Seeing this incredible film and then hearing the Q&A, one thing became crystal clear: Matt Reeves saved this movie from being like every other… Continue reading Why 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Is the Best Sequel Since 'The Dark Knight'