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Greenland (scifi disaster movie: trailer).

April 1, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
Greenland (scifi disaster movie: trailer).

Just what you need during a pandemic, a fictional apocalypse movie, in this case Greenland starring Gerard Butler, Morena Baccarin, Scott Glenn, Andrew Bachelor and David Denman (and directed by Ric Roman Waugh). Greenland features a comet passing by Earth, with its fragments splitting off and creating lots of little ‘Deep Impacts’. Sadly, Bruce Willis […]

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Truman Show under fire for frankly stupid plotline (news).

April 1, 2020 | By | Reply More
Truman Show under fire for frankly stupid plotline (news).

The Truman Show, the world’s longest-running and most expensive reality television program broadcast live around the clock worldwide, has come under fire as the show’s new director, Peter Jackson, has introduced a series of increasingly implausible plotlines. “It’s like they now want the Subject of the show to realise they’re really in an enormous set […]

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Walking Dead: meet the Princess (first footage)!

March 31, 2020 | By | Reply More
Walking Dead: meet the Princess (first footage)!

Take a look at what’s to come when The Walking Dead returns to your TV screens when the current real-life pandemic is over – this one features the famous Princess character from the comic-books for the first time (as played by actress Paola Lazaro). Heck, we never thought we were going to see her!

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The Sisters Grimm: A Novel by Menna van Praag (book review).

March 31, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Sisters Grimm: A Novel by Menna van Praag (book review).

If the Moon is in its first quarter and the time is precisely 3:33am and you happen to push on the right sort of gate you might make it into Everwhere. A land of pale colours and eternally drifting leaves, it is a place of dreams and magic. Goldie, Scarlet, Bea and Liyana have vague […]

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Spy Wars with Damian Lewis (spy-fy TV series: full episode).

March 31, 2020 | By | Reply More
Spy Wars with Damian Lewis (spy-fy TV series: full episode).

Ace actor and swoon-worthy ginger tiger Damian Lewis brings us a full episode of the Spy Wars documentary series from the Smithsonian Channel. This one looks at the life of Oleg Gordievsky, who was one of the KGB’s rising stars… and biggest traitors. He provided stolen Russian intel to the UK, but he is most […]

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William Gibson audio interview: how to create the future (interviews).

March 31, 2020 | By | Reply More
William Gibson audio interview: how to create the future (interviews).

The cyberdaddy of cyberspace, science fiction author William Gibson, sits down with us for a 30 minute-long audio-cast with his thoughts on everything from current politics, pandemics, and the big one  … the future evolution of humanity as the tech wave accelerates. This interview is already here – it’s just not evenly distributed yet.

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Future Man (3rd season trailer for this scifi TV series).

March 30, 2020 | By | Reply More
Future Man (3rd season trailer for this scifi TV series).

Here’s a trailer for the 3rd season of the comedy science fiction TV series, Future Man, where a janitor, Josh Futturman, successfully completes his favorite game (that was considered unbeatable), Biotic Wars, only to discover the game’s two main characters, Tiger and Wolf, appearing to recruit Josh to save the world from the real Biotic […]

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The Walking Dead: World Beyond (TV series: trailer).

March 29, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Walking Dead: World Beyond (TV series: trailer).

Here’s another trailer for the next Walking Dead spin-off, The Walking Dead: World Beyond, set in the future when some youngsters decide to take a trek between the walled cities that are the last holdout of humanity against the zombies. Not the smartest idea, in my humble opinion, but I guess bored kids are bored […]

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A Pocketful Of Time: a short story, by GF Willmetts.

March 29, 2020 | By | Reply More
A Pocketful Of Time: a short story, by GF Willmetts.

I never totally believed the letter when it was delivered. The device yes. An inventive gadget that could latch onto neutrinos and create a field that would make time travel possible. I tried it out and it worked. It could only let me put a hand into the future, grope around enough to pull back […]

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Back Issue #64 (magazine review).

March 29, 2020 | By | Reply More
Back Issue #64 (magazine review).

The subject of Back Issue # 64 in 2003 was to look at the back-up strips in the various DC Comics titles. When sales dropped for the likes of ‘Green Lantern’, rather than let the characters lie dormant after cancellation, they were turned into 8 page back-up features in the likes of ‘The Flash’. Indeed, […]

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