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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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Star Wars Resistance: can you feel it?

April 26, 2018 | By | Reply More
Star Wars Resistance: can you feel it?

Another animated helping of Star Wars is on the way with Star Wars Resistance, the tale of young Republic fighter ace Kazuda Xiono and his battles against the growing threat of the First Order. Star Wars Resistance will appear on Disney Channel and Disney XD in the Autumn of 2018, and comes to you via […]

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Avengers? It’s the Marvel Bunch, stupid.

April 26, 2018 | By | Reply More
Avengers? It’s the Marvel Bunch, stupid.

What better way to celebrate the opening of Avengers Infinity War than having the cast give their musical take on the Brady Bunch intro. Yes, prepare yourself for the Marvel Bunch! 

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The Rain (Netflix trailer).

April 24, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Rain (Netflix trailer).

Another trailer for The Rain from Netflix, in which a brutal rain-borne virus wipes out most of the population, and two young siblings embark on a perilous search for safety. Looks like some worthy YA-style post apocalyptic guff. Streaming May 4th 2018 and ineligible for totally nothing on the awards front. Oh well.

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Venom (Marvel movie trailer).

April 24, 2018 | By | Reply More
Venom (Marvel movie trailer).

Being possessed by an evil alien has never looked so fun, at least according to actor Tom Hardy in Marvel’s new Venom movie. Here’s the trailer where the unassuming writer Eddie Brock finds he’s an anti-hero at last, with the power to go all black-tar Mister Fantastic on human criminals. This is actually a Sony […]

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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).

April 19, 2018 | By | Reply More
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!

April 19, 2018 | By | Reply More
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).

April 19, 2018 | By | Reply More
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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