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Alien: Containment (short movie).

March 29, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More
Alien: Containment (short movie).

Written and directed by Chris Reading, Alien: Containment is one of the new alien mini-movies being released to celebrate the original flick’s 40th anniversary. In this short science fiction-horror film, four survivors find themselves stranded aboard a small escape pod in deep space. Trying to piece together the details around the outbreak that led to […]

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Alien: six new official short films (trailer).

March 29, 2019 | By | Reply More
Alien: six new official short films (trailer).

To tie in with the 40th anniversary of the 1979 Alien movie (and its various sequels), six filmmakers are expanding the horror-scifi movie franchise originally dreamed up by director Ridley Scott, artist H.R Giger and Dan O’Bannon. Here’s the blurb … From atmospheric hallways, to hair-raising escapes and deadly creatures lurking in the dark, these […]

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Godzilla: King of the Monsters (big trailer).

March 28, 2019 | By | Reply More
Godzilla: King of the Monsters (big trailer).

There’s a new trailer for the Godzilla: King of the Monsters movie – it’s big, mainly the monsters, but the trailer too, I guess.

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Division 19 (scifi movie: trailer).

March 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
Division 19 (scifi movie: trailer).

Dystopian science fiction thriller Division 19 from Uncork’d Entertainment, starring Mandy’s Linus Roache and Alison Doody (of Indiana Jones and the last Crusade-fame), is hitting to cinemas and digital this April 5th 2019. It’s already won the Critics Award at the Fantasporto Film Festival, and Best Director for Suzie Halewood at the Boston Science Fiction […]

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Captive State (2019) [a film review by Frank Ochieng].

March 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Captive State (2019) [a film review by Frank Ochieng].

If one is going to call its edgy alien invasion SF flick as compelling and intriguing as ‘Captive State’ , then it better live up to the promising hype of its chest-pounding titular label. Co-writer/director Rupert Wyatt (“Rise  Of The Planet Of The Apes’) serves up the fundamental concept of a shadowy SF/fantasy thriller that boasts […]

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No Way by S.J. Morden (book review).

March 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
No Way by S.J. Morden (book review).

Last year’s Martian thriller ‘One Way’ introduced us to Frank Kittridge, a convicted murderer who was offered a one-way ticket to Mars as part of an all-convict crew who would build a base for NASA’s astronauts to use in the future. It didn’t seem such a bad deal, it would just mean Frank serving out […]

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Texas Hold’Em (A Wild Cards Novel book 28) edited by George RR Martin (book review).

March 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Texas Hold’Em (A Wild Cards Novel book 28) edited by George RR Martin (book review).

The 28th book of ‘Wild Cards’, ‘Texas Hold’Em’, follows a group of musical joker teens from Xavier Desmond High School Jazz Band aka the Mob and chaperoned by Bubbles, Rustbelt and Rubberband arrive in Texas for a jazz music competition. There is also a faction of people who object to jokers taking part, seeing them […]

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Bill and Ted III: Face the Music (announcement trailer).

March 20, 2019 | By | Reply More
Bill and Ted III: Face the Music (announcement trailer).

Dude, you are never too old to go time travelling and save the universe through the power of music. Yes, the movie Bill and Ted III: Face the Music has been green-lit by the most excellent Orion Pictures. Will it be any good, though? Frack knows. Maybe it’ll be a meditation on how the passage […]

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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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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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