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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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Krypton: Brainiac (trailer).

February 22, 2018 | By | Reply More
Krypton: Brainiac (trailer).

Here’s a trailer for the Superman prequel series, Krypton, which reveals the big bad for the TV series – aka Brainiac. He’s big, green, mean, and wants to suck your planet dry! You would think that it would be easier to suck uninhabited worlds like Gas Giants or something. Unless you like a challenge?

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Lost in Space (Netflix TV reboot: 13th April 2018).

February 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Lost in Space (Netflix TV reboot: 13th April 2018).

The new Lost in Space TV series will be with us shortly, on 13th April 2018 across all Netflix countries. Based on the classic 1965 science fiction series which tracks the adventures of a family of space colonists whose starship, the Jupiter 2, gets stranded in an unknown space quadrant. In this 10 episode Netflixer, actor Toby Stephens […]

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Jessica Jones 2nd series, 2nd trailer.

February 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Jessica Jones 2nd series, 2nd trailer.

The superhero without a costume, but with more than a few … issues, is back for her second season on Netflix soon. Here’s the new Jessica Jones trailer. Dark. Dark. Dark. And here’s the blurb: Jessica Jones is a hard-drinking, short-fuse, mess of a woman who is just trying to make a living as a […]

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Han Solo: the rap?

February 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Han Solo: the rap?

Han Solo the rap from Eclectic Method. Nuff said?

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Iain M. Banks’ Culture books make it to Amazon Prime as a TV series.

February 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Iain M. Banks’ Culture books make it to Amazon Prime as a TV series.

Amazon Studios has picked up global television rights to the Culture’s first novel Consider Phlebas. The space opera by Iain M. Banks features Banks’ fictional interstellar utopian society, the Culture. Consider Phlebas draws upon the world and mythology Banks created in the Culture, in which a highly advanced and progressive society ends up at war […]

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Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Hexagonal Phase: signs up Professor Stephen Hawking.

February 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Hexagonal Phase: signs up Professor Stephen Hawking.

Physicist Stephen Hawking is joining the cast of Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy: Hexagonal Phase. The scifi comedy is returning to Radio 4, starting 8th March 2018 at 6.30pm, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Douglas Adams’s radio series. In episode one, Professor Hawking will play The Hitchhikers Guide to The Galaxy Mk.II, a hugely […]

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Incredibles 2 (new trailer).

February 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Incredibles 2 (new trailer).

A rather long awaited sequel to the original animated superhero family adventure from Pixar, in the form of the Incredibles 2 movie. In Incredibles 2, Helen (Holly Hunter) is called on to lead a campaign to bring Supers back, while Bob (Craig T. Nelson) navigates the day-to-day heroics of “normal” life at home with Violet […]

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Voltron Legendary Defender makes season five on Netflix.

February 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Voltron Legendary Defender makes season five on Netflix.

Classic anime TV series Voltron Legendary Defender will release its Season 5 on Netflix this 2nd March 2018.

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American Horror Story’s Ryan Murphy bagged by Netflix.

February 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
American Horror Story’s Ryan Murphy bagged by Netflix.

Director Ryan Murphy has entered into a multi-year deal to produce new series and films exclusively at Netflix, starting July 1st 2018. Ted Sarandos, Chief Content Officer at Netflix, told SFcrowsnest, “Ryan Murphy’s series have influenced the global cultural zeitgeist, reinvented genres and changed the course of television history. His unfaltering dedication to excellence and […]

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Rampage (gene-edited beasts go Kong) (movie trailer).

February 14, 2018 | By | Reply More
Rampage (gene-edited beasts go Kong) (movie trailer).

Dwayne Johnson stars in the scifi monster movie Rampage (with Jeffrey Dean Morgan as the CIA bad guy), directed by Brad Peyton, and based on the game of the same name. Primatologist Davis Okoye (Johnson), a man who keeps people at a distance, shares an unshakable bond with George, an intelligent silverback gorilla who has […]

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