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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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Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (trailer of new Quentin Tarantino movie).

March 20, 2019 | By | Reply More
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (trailer of new Quentin Tarantino movie).

In crime movie Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Quentin Tarantino wheels out the big gangs with actors Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie. Set in Los Angeles in the 1960s, the film tells the story of failing TV actor Rick Dalton (Leonardo) and his stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) as they try […]

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Captain Pike no more: Anson Mount to depart Star Trek Discovery.

March 20, 2019 | By | Reply More
Captain Pike no more: Anson Mount to depart Star Trek Discovery.

Bad news for all the Star Trek fans who have been happily mooching along with Discovery after the inclusion of middle-aged Silver Fox man-candy Anson Mount as Captain Pike, taking over command of the Discovery for season two after the previous skipper was found to be a Mirror Universe rotter. He’s leaving and won’t appear […]

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X-Men coming to the MCU! Disney buys 21st Century Fox.

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X-Men coming to the MCU! Disney buys 21st Century Fox.

At 12 a.m. today The Walt Disney Company finally finished its official purchase of 21st Century Fox – the first part of the Mouse’s cunning master plan to crush Netflix and slay Amazon Prime before Jeff Bezos can build his first L5 Orbital Station. As well as the movie business merger, opening up the possibility […]

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Kindle: new entry-level 2019 model out in April.

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Kindle: new entry-level 2019 model out in April.

If you, like us at SFcrowsnest Towers, have reached the level of endurance on your book-shelves’ load-bearing capacity, then the Kindle e-book reader is one of the more elegant ways to indulge your book-buying habits. It appears there’s now a 2019 entry-level Kindle hitting the big Zon on April 10th this year, replacing their slightly […]

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Stranger Things: 3rd season trailer (Summer Holiday monster madness comes to Netflix).

March 20, 2019 | By | Reply More
Stranger Things: 3rd season trailer (Summer Holiday monster madness comes to Netflix).

If you like your science fiction/horror with that faux 1980s vibe (move over Goonies, Back to the Future and E.T.), plus you would like to see what you get when you combine a teen summer holiday coming of age saga with evil pan-dimensional mutants and government conspiracy assassins, then the 3rd season of Stranger Things […]

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Stadia: Google vows to kill off X-Box, PlayStation and every other console gaming system.

March 20, 2019 | By | Reply More
Stadia: Google vows to kill off X-Box, PlayStation and every other console gaming system.

So, Google has vowed to kill off X-Box, PlayStation and every other console gaming system with their new streaming game service. SFcrowsnest checked in with Phil Harrison, Google’s Head of Stadia, to discover just what Google’s major new streaming gaming concept is all about. So, in a nut-shell, exactly what is Stadia? “Stadia is a […]

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Toy Story 4: Fork you (trailer).

March 19, 2019 | By | Reply More
Toy Story 4: Fork you (trailer).

Here’s the first full trailer for the Toy Story 4 animated movie where a road trip in search of lost toys is on the cards. As always, there is lots of rear vehicle-bumper jumping action going on. No, I’m not very sure why they do that, either.

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Dune (2020) begins filming with Denis Villeneuve of ‘Bladerunner 2049’ and ‘Arrival’ fame in the chair.

March 19, 2019 | By | Reply More
Dune (2020) begins filming with Denis Villeneuve of ‘Bladerunner 2049’ and ‘Arrival’ fame in the chair.

Warner and Legendary have now started shooting 2020’s Dune movie (on location in Budapest, Hungary, and Jordan), with the film being directed by Denis Villeneuve. Given D.V. was behind both Arrival and Blade Runner 2049, hopes are running high for an intelligent science fiction epic emerging at the other end. Villeneuve is directing Dune from […]

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Black Summer (Netflix zombie TV series).

March 18, 2019 | By | Reply More
Black Summer (Netflix zombie TV series).

Set in the early days of a zombie apocalypse, Black Summer is a new 8-episode zombie horror streaming TV series which stars Jaime King as Rose, a mother sadly ripped apart from her daughter, who then embarks upon a harrowing journey to rescue her. Thrust alongside a small group of U.S. refugees, these strangers must […]

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Godzilla 2: trailer.

March 17, 2019 | By | Reply More
Godzilla 2: trailer.

King Ghidorah is not to be messed with, as this trailer for Godzilla 2: King Of The Monsters clearly indicates. 

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