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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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Auggie (scifi movie trailer).

August 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
Auggie (scifi movie trailer).

In Black Mirror-like science fiction film Auggie, Felix Greystone has to accept early retirement, and with time on his hands, falls in love with a super realistic AI augmented reality companion. Unfortunately, this is to the detriment of his real relationship with his actual flesh-and-blood wife and daughter.

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Ewan McGregor to appear in new Star Wars project as Obi-Wan Kenobi (news).

August 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
Ewan McGregor to appear in new Star Wars project as Obi-Wan Kenobi (news).

You might have thought that actor Ewan McGregor was all done with his prequel appearances as wise jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi, but no! The Mouse has lured him back for another tilt at the Star Wars universe. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-7361729/Ewan-McGregor-set-RETURN-Star-Wars-signs-reprise-role-Obi-Wan-Kenobi.html The best content off-world our SFcrowsnest.

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Idiot burglars steal massive comic-book collection; unknowingly try to sell back to victim.

August 15, 2019 | By | Reply More
Idiot burglars steal massive comic-book collection; unknowingly try to sell back to victim.

Stupid thieves try to sell rare stolen comic-book collection back to its victim owner without realising (and are quickly busted). https://www.riverfronttimes.com/newsblog/2019/08/12/burglary-suspects-foiled-by-meddling-comic-book-store-owner The best content off-world our SFcrowsnest.

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Enter The Anime (Netflix anime documentary: tight or tripe?)

August 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
Enter The Anime (Netflix anime documentary: tight or tripe?)

There’s a new documentary out on Netflix called Enter The Anime, which has Tania Nolan looking to explain anime’s popularity by interviewing Shinji Aramaki, Kôzô Morishita and Yoko Takahashi, the creators behind Castlevania, Aggretsuko and Kengan Ashura. It’s been rather slated by some fans complaining that all of the interviewees have worked on Netflix-licensed anime […]

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Preacher: 4th season episode four peek (trailer).

August 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
Preacher: 4th season episode four peek (trailer).

Here’s the 4th season episode four peek into what we can expect from the TV version of The Preacher. 

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American Horror Story 1984: 9th season for the TV series (horror trailer)

August 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
American Horror Story 1984: 9th season for the TV series (horror trailer)

American Horror Story 1984 hits the small screen on Wednesday September 18th 2019 on FX. Emma Roberts, Billie Lourd, Cody Fern, and Matthew Morrison star in this season’s slightly dark and ironic take on 1980’s horror flicks.

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The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (Netflix fantasy movie: trailer).

August 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (Netflix fantasy movie: trailer).

Coming August 30th 2019 via Netflix, here’s the final trailer for The Dark Crystal reboot – The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. 

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NASA’s asteroid bounty bounce (science news).

August 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
NASA’s asteroid bounty bounce (science news).

After months grappling with the rugged reality of asteroid Bennu’s surface, the team leading NASA’s first asteroid sample return mission has selected four potential sites for the Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft to “tag” its cosmic dance partner. Since its arrival in December 2018, the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has mapped the entire […]

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Ad Astra (scifi movie trailer).

August 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
Ad Astra (scifi movie trailer).

Here’s the new trailer for the film Ad Astra, where Spacer Roy McBride (played by actor Brad Pitt) has to journey to the far border of Sol in search of his missing astronaut dad (Tommy Lee Jones), to unravel a possible alien conspiracy that might mean the end to humanity.

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Parasite (dark fantasy trailer).

August 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
Parasite (dark fantasy trailer).

Bong Joon Ho of Snowpiercer and The Host fame brings us a new dark fantasy film, Parasite, set in South Korea about how the unemployed and unemployable dirt-poor Kim family start sponging off the uber-rich Park family, with the two younger kids in the Kim clan impersonating a tutor and art therapist to offer exclusive […]

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