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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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Jexi (SF movie trailer).

August 23, 2019 | By | Reply More
Jexi (SF movie trailer).

In the science fiction movie Jexi the theme that’s explored is what happens where the Siri A.I. on your phone becomes self-aware and turns into a jealous bunny-boiler style stalker? Hey, it could happen, right? Hitting the cinemas on October 11th 2019. Late 21st century problems …

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Iron Harvest 1920 (steampunk RTS game: new trailer).

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Iron Harvest 1920 (steampunk RTS game: new trailer).

Iron Harvest 1920, the steampunk-themed battling real time strategy game, has a new trailer out for it’s upcoming September 2019 release via Steam. If you like the idea of re-fighting World War One with cool steampunked mechs, then crikes, is this ever the game for you.

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i-Land (Netflix scifi TV series trailer).

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
i-Land (Netflix scifi TV series trailer).

i-Land is a new upcoming science fiction thriller TV series from Netflix which looks to have more than touch of Lost combined with the Truman Show – maybe that was actually the flick’s elevator pitch? The official blurb merely states: When ten people wake up on a treacherous island with no memory of who they […]

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Rambo: Last Blood (film trailer: action movie).

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Rambo: Last Blood (film trailer: action movie).

Rambo Last Blood has the somewhat elderly action hero and Vietnam vet John Rambo hopping into Mexico to rescue a young female relative who has been kidnapped by the Mexican cartels and drug gang killers. Let the mayhem commence … 

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Matrix returns with new Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss sequel film (news).

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Matrix returns with new Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss sequel film (news).

There’s a new Matrix film in the pipe from Warner Bros Pictures with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss due to reprise their roles. Of course, back in 2003, The Matrix Revolutions kind of killed them both off, which should make a new film rather interesting. Hey, just sprinkled some magic nano-fair dust over the love […]

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Disney-Sony feud removes Spider-Man from MCU (news).

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Disney-Sony feud removes Spider-Man from MCU (news).

The ongoing feud between Disney and Sony has sadly resulted in the Spider-Man licence being yanked from Disney-Marvel and the MCU, which rather leaves the last film ending on an unresolved cliffhanger, not to mention the unmitigated horror of having to face another Sony reboot origin story taking us back to square one. Ahrrrrrrrrrrr! https://deadline.com/2019/08/kevin-feige-spider-man-franchise-exit-disney-sony-dispute-avengers-endgame-captain-america-winter-soldier-tom-rothman-bob-iger-1202672545/ […]

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No Time to Die (trailer: new James Bond movie).

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
No Time to Die (trailer: new James Bond movie).

Here’s some spy-fi action from the grand-daddy of spy-fi movie series – James Bond – it’s called No Time to Die, and it’s probably going to be quite good!

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Ad Astra (Brad Pitt SF movie: new trailer).

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Ad Astra (Brad Pitt SF movie: new trailer).

Here’s a new trailer for the science fiction movie Ad Astra with Brad Pitt playing an astronaut investigating some potential alien conspiracy shenanigans at the edge of the solar system. Quite hard to judge this film from just the trailers. Hitting the cinemas near you on September 20th 2019.

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Could a monstrous solar flare burn out all of Earth’s technology? (science video).

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Could a monstrous solar flare burn out all of Earth’s technology? (science video).

The hyper-large solar storm of 1859 – also also known as the Carrington Event – was a monstrous solar coronal mass ejection which struck Earth’s magnetosphere wiping out early electrical power stations and telegraph systems. If a solar storm of this magnitude hit today it could send us back temporarily to the stone age. How […]

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World science fiction focus shifts to New Zealand (con news).

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
World science fiction focus shifts to New Zealand (con news).

CoNZealand will be the 78th Worldcon and will take place from Wednesday 29th July to Sunday 2nd August 2020. Guests of Honour are the authors Mercedes Lackey and Larry Dixon, New Zealand artist Greg Broadmore, and fandom star Rose Mitchell. George R.R. Martin, a longtime friend of Worldcon, will be Toastmaster. New Zealand is the […]

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