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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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Blake’s 7 actor Paul Darrow passes away.

June 4, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More
Blake’s 7 actor Paul Darrow passes away.

The UK actor Paul Darrow, perhaps best known for his role as Kerr Avon in classic 1980s British scifi TV series Blake’s 7, has sadly passed away aged 78 after a short illness. He also guest starred twice on Doctor Who, playing Captain Hawkins in the serial Doctor Who and the Silurians which was transmitted […]

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The Kitchen (cri-fi movie trailer).

June 2, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Kitchen (cri-fi movie trailer).

The Kitchen stars Melissa McCarthy (Can You Ever Forgive Me? Bridesmaids), Tiffany Haddish (Girls Trip), and Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale) as three 1978 Hell’s Kitchen housewives whose mobster husbands are sent to prison by the FBI. Left with little but a sharp ax to grind, the ladies take the Irish mafia’s matters into their […]

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Annabelle Comes Home (horror movie trailer).

June 2, 2019 | By | Reply More
Annabelle Comes Home (horror movie trailer).

Annabelle Comes Home is the third movie in the Annabelle series starring the sinister doll from the Conjuring universe. Gary Dauberman, the screenwriter of the Annabelle films, IT and The Nun, makes his directorial debut on the film, which is produced by Peter Safran (Aquaman). Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed […]

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Jessica Jones, season 3 (trailer).

June 2, 2019 | By | Reply More
Jessica Jones, season 3 (trailer).

Apparently, sometimes not even ‘heroes’ can save themselves – especially when Jessica Jones 3rd outing is the last of the original Marvel TV series Netflix will creating, now that the Mouse is holding onto all its powder for the coming war between their new streaming service and the big N. Marvel’s Jessica Jones third season […]

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US military pilots on recent UFO oddness (video doc).

June 2, 2019 | By | Reply More
US military pilots on recent UFO oddness (video doc).

Here’s an interesting video documentary-blog piece looking at the US air-force’s recent odd experience with exotic craft in the air as they go about their duties.

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Humanity’s future looks a lot like Iain M. Bank’s Culture books (video speech).

May 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
Humanity’s future looks a lot like Iain M. Bank’s Culture books (video speech).

In this video, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos talks about his vision to colonise space to benefit Earth and why’s he spending a billion dollars a year of his own money on his space startup, Blue Origin. In this film he announces the Blue Moon lunar lander, capable of taking people/payloads to the lunar surface. The […]

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NASA’s spacecraft skunk-works (short video documentary).

May 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
NASA’s spacecraft skunk-works (short video documentary).

Here’s a video short on the team behind NASA’s weird and wonderful space vehicles – from rovers to starships to alien subs.

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neXt (TV series trailer: When evil A.I.s attack).

May 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
neXt (TV series trailer: When evil A.I.s attack).

A near-future thriller TV series from Fox featuring a Silicon Valley billionaire – aka actor John Slattery (Mad Men) – who discovers that one of his own creations – an experimental A.I. – could auger global catastrophe. He then teams up with a FBI cyber crime expert to fight a villain written in code. Think […]

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Star Trek Picard: best wine commercial ever (trailer).

May 23, 2019 | By | Reply More
Star Trek Picard: best wine commercial ever (trailer).

Here’s the best French wine commercial ever (at least it is for science fiction fans), in the form of the first trailer for the new Star Trek Picard TV series.

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Terminator: Dark Fate (movie trailer).

May 23, 2019 | By | Reply More
Terminator: Dark Fate (movie trailer).

Linda Hamilton (Sarah Connor) and Arnold Schwarzenegger (T-800) return in their original roles in the new science fiction film Terminator: Dark Fate, directed by Tim Miller (Deadpool) and produced by filmmaker James Cameron and David Ellison. Following the events of Terminator 2 Judgement Day, Terminator Dark Fate also stars Mackenzie Davis, Natalia Reyes, Gabriel Luna, […]

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