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Author Archive: ColonelFrog

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: Rogue Squadron (new movie: Director intro).

December 11, 2020 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron (new movie: Director intro).

Patty Jenkins will be directing the upcoming standalone Star Wars film, Star Wars: Rogue Squadron, and here is her little Top Gun-style intro to her vision for the film.

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Loki (Marvel TV series: first trailer).

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Loki (Marvel TV series: first trailer).

Here’s the trailer for the Loki TV series with Tom Hiddleston as the God of the naughty-naughty, and Owen Wilson as the agent of some cross-temporal agency which looks like SHIELD meets Sapphire and Steel. Or maybe they have been watching the Umbrella Academy?

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WandaVision (Marvel TV series: 2nd trailer).

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WandaVision (Marvel TV series: 2nd trailer).

Yay, it’s the WandaVision TV series – arriving January 15th, 2021 on Disney Plus. Wanda Maximoff and Vision (Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany) are back in some strange dimension that looks like a TV series, but hey, at least Vision isn’t dead anymore.

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The Falcon and the Winter Solider (Marvel TV series: trailer).

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The Falcon and the Winter Solider (Marvel TV series: trailer).

Following the events of Avengers Endgame, Sam Wilson aka the Falcon (played by actor Anthony Mackie) and Bucky Barnes aka the Winter Soldier (played by Sebastian Stan) team up in a global adventure that tests their abilities in Marvel Studios’ The Falcon and The Winter Soldier. This series is arriving March 19th 2021 on Disney […]

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Ms. Marvel (MCU TV series)

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Ms. Marvel (MCU TV series)

Here’s the trailer for Ms. Marvel, the new TV series coming to Disney Plus and starring Iman Vellani as Kamala Khan.

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Disney drops 100 new movies and TV series to dominate Netflix (news).

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Disney drops 100 new movies and TV series to dominate Netflix (news).

You might have thought the House of Mouse been quiet of late – well, apart from screwing over poor struggling authors like Alan Dean Foster for their book royalties – but no, they have been planning a major campaign of media dominance with over 100 new TV series and films to bring the audience under […]

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Marvel’s What If? (TV series: trailer).

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Marvel’s What If? (TV series: trailer).

Here’s the trailer for the Disney Plus television series, animated, based on the classic Marvel’s What If? strips. For those of you too young to enjoy these marvellous pieces of dead tree, they were Stan Lee’s method of letting off steam by imagining crazy alternative reality versions of their classic strips and heroes. They were […]

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Boba Beat: bopping to the Mandalorian, rap-style (music).

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Boba Beat: bopping to the Mandalorian, rap-style (music).

You want to bop along to the Mandalorian, rap-stylee? Of course you do, sir & madam. Now, just lie back and let this short relaxing melody carry you off to a galaxy far, far away. In this case, it’s the rather sly song “Fett’s Vette” by MC Chris. Get down! Since the Boba Fett spoilers […]

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SpaceX celebrating as Starship SN8 aces its high-altitude flight test (science news).

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SpaceX celebrating as Starship SN8 aces its high-altitude flight test (science news).

Well done, again, Elon Musk, as his SpaceX firm is celebrating as their Starship SN8 aced its all-important high-altitude flight test. It successfully lifted off from and ascended, transitioned propellant, and then performed its landing flip maneuver with precise flap control to reach its landing point. Low pressure in a fuel header tank during the […]

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Occupation: Rainfall, the aliens will invade Australia, again – but Temuera Morrison can stop them (scifi film: trailer).

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Occupation: Rainfall, the aliens will invade Australia, again – but Temuera Morrison can stop them (scifi film: trailer).

Temuera Morrison is taking time off from playing Boba Fett in The Mandalorian to star in the science fiction film Occupation Rainfall, the follow-up to surprise hit Occupation from a few years ago, made by Luke Sparke. This was the flick where the evil alien invaders decide to land in Australia first to take over […]

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