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Today is a good day for geek franchises. We’ve already gotten some Marvel tidbits, most notably that the new standalone Spider-Man movie would be taking notes from John Hughes’ high school movies, and now there are even more morsels on the way. And, surprisingly, they’re not all Marvel related!

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

That’s the official title of the next Guardians of the Galaxy

The next installment of Star Trek began principal photography today. It could very well be a departure of sorts from the previous two installments, if only because their director, J.J. Abrams, went and made a Star Wars movie instead. There’s a new guy at the helm, and that’s about all we know for sure. But below we’ll guide you… Continue reading 'Star Trek 3' Begins Filming -- See the First Set Photos, Plus More On the 2016 Sequel

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

When Star Wars is mashed with Star Trek, it becomes “The Carbonite Maneuver” (via UPROXX)

Speaking of Star Wars, here’s a short fan film made with Lego bricks depicting R2-D2 as a killing machine (via Geek Tyrant):

Cosplay of the Day: speaking of R2-D2, we’re counting this VW Bus dressed up… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: 'Star Wars' Meets 'Star Trek,' R2-D2 Goes on a Killing Spree and More

Here’s the thing about being a genre film fan: you have to grow a thick skin. It’s slightly easier for horror fans, who are bombarded with so much junk on a daily basis that they’re more bemused by a bad film than offended. It’s far more difficult for fantasy fans, who get a new movie every once in a blue moon and it’s… Continue reading The Last Sci-Fi Blog: The Optimism of New 'Star Wars' and 'Star Trek'

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

In case you think Disney’s not laying on the synergy enough with its Pinocchio music in Avengers: Age of Ultron trailers, here’s a mash-up of the two movies, clips from the former and audio from the latter (via Reddit):

Check out Matt Ferguson’s new posters for the Lord of the Rings trilogy (via Slashfilm):