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While the name “Star Wars Episode VII” lingers on the tongue of every nerd across the world, let’s enjoy this spec ad by Bruce Branit, which features the gift of the century. A man and woman trade presents on their anniversary. She gets diamonds and a brand new car. Just when he thinks he’s getting another lame pair of boxers, out comes

Welcome to The Last Sci-fi Blog, our biweekly column about all things science fiction in movies.

It’s been a slow month for science fiction movies (we’re all pretending Transcendence never happened, right?). That’s going to change soon now that summer is upon us and the likes of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and Jupiter Ascending are right around the corner, but this is… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog Reports on 'Interstellar,' 'Star Wars,' 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' and More

We’ve come a long way since the days where a kid was totally jazzed to win some boring old decoder ring in the mail. As a way to celebrate 15 years of LEGO Star Wars, Lego came up with a contest that would give one lucky kid the bedroom of their dreams. Well, their Star Wars dreams, at least.

All he/she had to do was submit a drawing… Continue reading See the Drawing That Earned One Kid the 'Star Wars' Bedroom of His Dreams

The summer movie season is officially here, and along with an impressive lineup of films arriving in theaters this month, there’s also a heap of cool comics and collectibles hitting shelves. Basically, May is a great month to be a geek.

From Peter Parker’s big return to the screen and comics (he’s been out of commission in Marvel Comics continuity for over a year now, just in case… Continue reading May Geek Guide: 'Spider-Man,' 'Star Wars,' 'Ninja Turtles,' 'Godzilla' and More

Star Wars Ancient Fear

Now that the principal cast for Star Wars: Episode VII has been revealed and filming is about to go full swing, you can certainly expect Star Wars scoops to begin escaping J.J. Abrams’ mystery box, and in great numbers. The first of what is surely many tidbits to hit the web is the working title for the film: The Ancient Fear.