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Stargate Reboot in the Works

on June 4th, 2014 in General, Science Fiction by | No Comments stargate_1994_719x309_301471

A new Stargate film? A reboot, you say? Yep. Looks like we got another space movie coming our way from based on the popular 1994 film Stargate starring Kurt Russell and James Spader. Evidently, MGM and Warner Bros. want to make a trilogy out of the original movie. They’ve tagged the original team for the…

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The 5 Best Sci Fi Quotes and Fantasy Quotes of the Week #3

on June 4th, 2014 in General, Science Fiction, Television by | No Comments betty-robertson-lg_Fotor

Here they are! The 5 best Sci Fi Quotes and Fantasy Quotes from television for the week of May 19 – 25. There was a shortage of nerd shows this week with all the season finales plus the holiday weekend, so I dipped into the Mad Men well and what a…

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Geek T.V. Season Premiere Dates for Summer 2014

on June 4th, 2014 in General, Science Fiction by | No Comments

A lot of your favorite shows have had their season finales. Now there’s that feeling deep inside that’s screaming, “What do I have to live for? What am I to do?” First, take a breath and count to ten. Breath in. Breath out. Wax on. Wax off. Everything will be…

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NEW Snowpiercer Trailer

on June 1st, 2014 in General, Science Fiction by | No Comments

So, in Snowpiercer, there’s been a post-apocalyptic ice age and now humanity lives on a globe circling super train. Snowpiercer has an incredible cast: Chris Evans, Jamie Bell, Octavia Spencer and Tilda Swinton (and her horrible fake teeth). When watching the trailer, it reminded me a bit of Hugh Howey’s Wool….

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The 6 Best Sci Fi Quotes and Fantasy Quotes of the Week – May 11-18

on May 22nd, 2014 in General, Science Fiction by | No Comments Agents-of-SHIELD-Season-1-Finale-Nick-Fury-Samuel-L-Jackson-Sunglasses_Fotor

Here they are! The 6 best Sci Fi Quotes and Fantasy Quotes from television for the week of May 11 -May 18. 6. Agents of SHIELD Nick Fury:  You don’t have to call me “sir”, Coulson. Look at me. I’m dressed like I live under a bridge. 5. Penny Dreadful Ferdinand Lile: If…

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Star Wars as a Gritty, Character-Driven, Mini-Series

on May 22nd, 2014 in General, Science Fiction by | No Comments

Leave it to Reddit to come up with something this cool. This time with Star Wars. The art below was posted on Reddit this morning. Call it a yearning to update the Star Wars from our youth (at least my youth) to a new series with the tone of BSG or Game of…

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The Hollywood Science Fiction Museum – We Can Make It So!

on May 12th, 2014 in General, Science Fiction by | No Comments

A Hall of Starships? A Hall of Robots? In a dedicated interactive Science Fiction museum? Yes. Yes, please! Every day at San Diego Comic Con 2013, I stopped by the Star Trek Enterprise-D Restoration booth run by New Starship, a non-profit group dedicated to restoring the set of the famous…

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Her Universe to Carry More Plus Sizes

on May 12th, 2014 in General, Science Fiction by | No Comments 10338486_824553614238790_1543318058243247166_o

From Her Universe Facebook Page: Our expectation regardless of age, shape and size is that every fangirl should step into the spotlight and be celebrated. We are thrilled to start making more plus sizes a reality for Her Universe starting with this new Star Wars logo tee. Available at Star…

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6 Best Sci-Fi Quotes and Fantasy Quotes of the Week – May 11

on May 11th, 2014 in General, Science Fiction by | No Comments ouat_Fotor

Here they are, the 6 best sci-fi quotes and fantasy quotes of the week. Well, actually the last two weeks. I was lazy last week. 6. Once Upon a Time Emma:  Who do I look like? Marty McFly? 5.  Arrow Cisco: I define my own cool. Caitlin:  Says the guy in the melting Rubik’s Cube…

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Is Real History of Science Fiction Just a Quick Fix?

on May 6th, 2014 in General, Science Fiction by | No Comments Real_history_of_science_fiction_thumbnail

The eye candy of The Real History of Science Fiction on BBC America is sweet. I was giddy during the whole episode on the subject, “Space.” But shortly after it was over, I starting having doubts. I can want something so badly that when I finally receive the thing of…

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