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Colonel Frog is a long time science fiction and fantasy fan. He loves reading novels in the field, and he also enjoys watching movies (as well as reading lots of other genre books).

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The Equalizer 2: Dangerous Denzel is back (trailer).

April 19, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Equalizer 2: Dangerous Denzel is back (trailer).

Spy-fy doesn’t get much gritter than the supposedly dead CIA assassin with a big heart who is The Equalizer. Yes, Denzel Washington is back helping people. And killing them. And helping them in this sequel to the 2014 film The Equalizer, itself based on the classic 1980s TV series of the same name. Watch this trailer […]

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Anon (scifi movie trailer).

April 19, 2018 | By | Reply More
Anon (scifi movie trailer).

Here is another one of those near future dark cyberpunk-y movies, this time called Anon – this film starring Clive Owen and Amanda Seyfried as the lead characters. Like all good science fiction it is more about the present than the future, really. Here’s the official blurb: Anon is set in the future where the government […]

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The Innocents (Netflix horror TV trailer).

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The Innocents (Netflix horror TV trailer).

Here comes a new television series set in an urban horror context, The Innocents. This one is an 8 part series and stars Guy Pearce in a vaguely Nordic setting. It seems to involve a pair of teenagers on the run and in love with the added complication of some serious mutant-style shape shifting. Hey, you […]

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Out a-hunting wabbits … I mean, planets!

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Out a-hunting wabbits … I mean, planets!

NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (aka TESS) launched on the first-of-its-kind mission to find worlds beyond our solar system, including some that could support life. TESS, which is expected to find thousands of new exoplanets orbiting nearby stars, lifted off Wednesday 18th 2018 on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at […]

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Deadpool 2 (getting the gang together trailer).

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Deadpool 2 (getting the gang together trailer).

Have you been feeling miserable lately? Maybe your cat has died. Or maybe you’re just very depressed by the constant litany of other people’s woes as expressed on Facebook, Twitter and all those other social media’s. In which case may I recommend as a tonic the fabulous movie Deadpool Two. Not as dark as the […]

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The Order conjured up for Netflix.

April 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Order conjured up for Netflix.

In Netflix’s latest quest to cop some Supernatural feels, comes The Order, a ten episode-one-hour-long horror TV series produced for Netflix by Nomadic Pictures. College freshman Jack Morton joins a fabled secret society, The Order, where he is thrust into a world of magic, monsters and intrigue. As Jack goes deeper, he uncovers dark family […]

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Stranger Things: actor Cary Elwes cast for season three.

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Stranger Things: actor Cary Elwes cast for season three.

Actor Cary Elwes of Princess Bride-fame is signing up for the 3rd season of Stranger Things, playing a slippery scuzzball politician – the town’s new mayor. Elwes is previously known for his roles in Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Hot Shots!, Twister, Saw, Robin Hood: Men In Tights, and The Princess Bride. He has also played in […]

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Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom: the park is gone. What about the movie?

April 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom: the park is gone. What about the movie?

Here’s the last trailer for the Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom movie, which looks rather like a TV series called Dinosaur Rescue. Except this one doesn’t feature the Battersea Home, just some extreme Pratt-taming. Come on, you know you want to!

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Hotel Artemis (new cyberpunk movie trailer).

April 17, 2018 | By | Reply More
Hotel Artemis (new cyberpunk movie trailer).

Here’s the blurb for this new scifi cyberpunk action movie, Hotel Artemis, from Drew Pearce: In a dark future 2028 Los Angeles, Jean Thomas, aka The Nurse (Jodie Foster) is the owner of the Hotel Artemis, a futuristic members-only hospital. The Nurse treats an assortment of assassins, cyberpunks, gunrunners, thieves and gangsters in a state-of-the-art […]

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Ant-Man And The Wasp (Japanese trailer).

April 17, 2018 | By | Reply More
Ant-Man And The Wasp (Japanese trailer).

Do you doubt that there is any superhero movie that can’t be improved with a little shouted Japanese running over the top of the audio reel? No, me neither. Here’s the Japanese trailer for the Ant-Man And The Wasp movie.

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