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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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The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance (fantasy series trailer).

July 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance (fantasy series trailer).

Netflix knows what you like, and they need more of it replace all the content being sucked back into their upcoming rival streaming service (a la Friends, anything from Disney/HBO/Marvel/Warner etc). Would a sequel to The Dark Crystal film (1982) be of interest? Sure it would. Here’s The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance, hitting Netflix […]

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Jumanji: The Next Level (trailer).

July 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
Jumanji: The Next Level (trailer).

Xmas 2019 will see Jumanji: The Next Level arrive in the cinemas for December 13th 2019. The 4th film stars Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas, Ser’Darius Blain, Madison Iseman, Morgan Turner, and Alex Wolff, redoing their roles from the previous flick, alongside newcomers Awkwafina, Danny Glover, and Danny DeVito. The […]

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Mulan (live action reboot of Disney fantasy animation).

July 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
Mulan (live action reboot of Disney fantasy animation).

There doesn’t seem to be a Disney cartoon film that the Mouse can’t reboot as a live action flick – and in that spirit, here’s the first trailer for their oriental-focused fantasy film, Mulan. Is it just me, but do the elements from the original film now seem much more in tune with the times, […]

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Another Life (Netflix scifi series original: hitting end of July).

July 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
Another Life (Netflix scifi series original: hitting end of July).

Here’s the trailer for Netflix’s new original science fiction series from Aaron Martin and Noreen Halpern, Another Life, which stars actress Katee Sackhoff as the central character. From the trailer, it looks like one of the Alien movies sprinkled with a little added Interstellar and Arrival, aimed at fans missing Katee from her Battlestar days […]

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Solaris Books to publish Jane Routley’s Shadow in the Empire of Light.

June 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
Solaris Books to publish Jane Routley’s Shadow in the Empire of Light.

Kate Coe at Solaris Books has acquired rights to Shadow in the Empire of Light, a fantasy novel by Australian author Jane Routley. The agent was John Jarrold. Shine is an orphan without magical gifts in a family of powerful mages, and is stuck in managing the family estates with only an eccentric aunt and […]

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Irish scientist-astronaut candidate Dr Norah Patten to be special guest at Dublin 2019: Irish Worldcon.

June 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
Irish scientist-astronaut candidate Dr Norah Patten to be special guest at Dublin 2019: Irish Worldcon.

Born in Co. Mayo, and now based in Dublin, Dr Patten became fascinated by space and space travel after a visit to a NASA facility at age 11. She earned a PhD in aeronautical engineering at the University of Limerick in 2011 following internships at Boeing and Bell Labs. She has participated in several citizen […]

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Nekrotronic (horror film: trailer).

June 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
Nekrotronic (horror film: trailer).

In this upcoming horror film, Nekrotronic, there are demons loose on the internet infecting people through smart phones, luckily there are a Ghostbusters-like team of necromancers out to stop them. Phew. For a moment, I thought we were going to have it. 

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Stranger Things (season 3 trailer).

June 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Stranger Things (season 3 trailer).

The 3rd season of Stranger Things will be hitting Netflix on 4th July 2019, and here’s some Mindflayer-centric action to celebrate our immanent 1980s flashbacks.

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Ready or Not (horror movie trailer).

June 18, 2019 | By | Reply More
Ready or Not (horror movie trailer).

Here’s another horror film, this one directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett, Ready or Not, where a young bride marries into her new husband’s rich, eccentric family, but then had to endure a strange but vicious tradition – supposedly a silly game – which turns into a lethal battle where everyone is left fighting […]

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The Boys (Amazon Prime superhero TV series) (trailer).

June 18, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Boys (Amazon Prime superhero TV series) (trailer).

Amazon Prime is rolling out another original superhero TV series, The Boys. This one leans towards the adult side of things by the looks of it. Here’s its blurb … Superheroes have been committing atrocities, which keep getting swept under the rug because they are revered by the adoring public. Billy Butcher recruits The Boys […]

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