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Fantastic Fest is a celebration of genre films of all shapes, sizes and budgets. That means that in-between the Korean revenge flicks and the fantastical Japanese musicals and the American slasher throwbacks are science fiction films and the festival’s track record with programming smart sci-fi has been awfully consistent. 2015, which featured the best line-up in Fantastic Fest’s history, was no different. Here’s… Continue reading The Best (and Craziest) Science Fiction Films at Fantastic Fest 2015

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Movie Mashup of the Day:

Here’s the obligatory trailer mashup of Disney‘s animated The Jungle Book and their upcoming live-action remake (via Geek Tyrant):

Movie Takedown of the day:

In anticipation of Pan, Honest Trailers reminds us how un-P.C. Disney’s Peter Pan is:

Alternate Ending of the Day:

Big Hero

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Movie Science of the Day:

Speaking of Keanu Reeves, for Nerdist Kyle Hill looks into the plausibility of The Matrix, specifically how humans serve as batteries for the title virtual world:

Movie Parody of the Day:

Your kids have to learn about sexual pleasure sometime, right? Cookie Monster stars in… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: The Science of 'The Matrix,' Martin Scorsese in Focus and More

Every so often, we get a year like 2014, where there’s so many good science fiction movies hitting theaters that your faith in the genre becomes newly renewed. And then a year like 2015 rolls around, where you remember why those bountiful harvest years of great genre cinema are truly rare. In this arid desert, there is only one thing left to do… Continue reading The Last Sci-Fi Blog: 'The 100' Will Scratch Your Hard Science Fiction Itch

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:

Movie Truth of the Day:

Nerdist’s Kyle Hill takes the occasion of a new Human Torch portrayal (in Fantastic Four) to discuss the truth about spontaneous human combustion:

Supercut of the Day:

Not to be confused with another video we shared recently titled “Meet the Villain” here’s an all new… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: The Science of the Human Torch, Movie Villain Supercut and More