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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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For All Mankind (scifi TV series: trailer).

September 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
For All Mankind (scifi TV series: trailer).

Apple TV have cooked up a good one, For All Mankind, a new SF TV series which looks like the kind of thing that author Stephen Baxter might have written – it is set in a parallel reality where the USSR beats the USA to the first moon landing. Dubbed as Red Moon, this event […]

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Spider-Man back in the MCU (news).

September 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Spider-Man back in the MCU (news).

Sony Pictures and Marvel have signed a little peace treaty and now found a way to make the next Spider-Man film, keeping it more or less inside the MCU universe. That’s great, because ending on such a cliffhanger in the last movie without any resolution to what happens next would have truly sucked. The new […]

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Jeff Goldblum, Laura Dern and Sam Neill back for Jurassic World 3 (news).

September 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Jeff Goldblum, Laura Dern and Sam Neill back for Jurassic World 3 (news).

The original trio of actors, Jeff Goldblum, Laura Dern and Sam Neill, are back for the new Jurassic World 3 film (with Steven Spielberg as executive producer). What, no Pratt-taming? Come on, guys! ‘Jurassic Park’ Trio Laura Dern, Sam Neill & Jeff Goldblum Returning For ‘Jurassic World 3’ The offworld report – the best news ‘offworld […]

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Secret US government super-bunker concealed under hotel (weird news).

September 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Secret US government super-bunker concealed under hotel (weird news).

In this edition of the History Channel’s UFO Hunters program, a secret nuclear super-bunker hidden under the Greenbrier Hotel in West Virginia is explored by Season 3’s Underground Alien Bases episode. Looks cool. 

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Treadstone (spy-fy TV series: trailer).

September 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Treadstone (spy-fy TV series: trailer).

Part of the Bourne franchise, Treadstone is a new spy-fy TV series based on the black ops program ‘Operation Treadstone’, the covert program which uses behaviour modification to turn recruits into superhuman assassins. The first season of Treadstone follows sleeper agents across the globe as they’re mysteriously awakened to resume their missions.

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Dan Aykroyd and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (weird news: video).

September 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Dan Aykroyd and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (weird news: video).

Dan Aykroyd interviewed about the strange crystal skulls found around the world as either (a) gifts to ancient humans from the sky children or (b) an elaborate hoax. Yes, that Dan Aykroyd. Hmmm, I wonder?

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Denis Villeneuve’s vision for Dune (Stellan Skarsgard interview).

September 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Denis Villeneuve’s vision for Dune (Stellan Skarsgard interview).

Stellan Skarsgard chats about Denis Villeneuve’s vision for the upcoming new Dune movie. The new film should hit cinemas in December 18th 2020 (aka next Christmas) and stars Timothée Chalamet, Josh Brolin, Javier Bardem, Oscar Isaac, Rebecca Ferguson, Dave Bautista, Charlotte Rampling, David Dastmalchian, and Zendaya. In the far future of humanity, Duke Leto Atreides […]

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Spies in Disguise (animated spy-fy film: trailer).

September 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Spies in Disguise (animated spy-fy film: trailer).

In animated spy-fy film Spies in Disguise, secret agent Lance Sterling (Will Smith) and scientist Walter Beckett (Tom Holland) are almost exact opposites. Lance is smooth, suave and debonair. Walter is… not. But what Walter lacks in social skills he makes up for in smarts and invention, creating the awesome gadgets Lance uses on his […]

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Black Lightning (3rd season trailer)

September 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Black Lightning (3rd season trailer)

High school principal Jefferson Pierce, aka DC Comics superhero Black Lightning, is back for a 3rd season of crime fighting on the CW, it seems (along with his super-powered family). When is this all going to tie into the Arrowverse, we ask? Come on, it’s about time.

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Atlas droid totally kicks yo’arse (mad robot news).

September 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Atlas droid totally kicks yo’arse (mad robot news).

You’ve heard of the Atlas robot from Boston Dynamics? Well BD has trained their droid in the noble art of Parkour, including combat abilities such as handstand tumbling, jump twists and cartwheels. Everything the young robot about town needs for the coming human extinction event, perhaps? This is what they have to say: First, an […]

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