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Peter Sellers Is the March Hare In The Most Demented Alice in Wonderland of All

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

There have been a lot of adaptations of Alice in Wonderland over the years, including a Disney animated version, an X-rated musical, and Tim Burton’s lavish CG fantasia (which is getting a sequel!). But the strangest, and maybe best,...Show More Summary

That Was Definitely the Strangest Episode of The Leftovers Ever

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

When last we saw Kevin Garvey, he was twitching in poison-induced death spasms, shortly before Virgil, the man who pledged to revive him, shot himself in the head. But Virgil’s grandson, Michael, appeared to assist—and this week, Michael’s only line of dialogue sums up the episode rather well: “Holy shit.” Read more...

A New Science Fiction Magazine That Aims To Be The Most Beautiful of Them All 

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

A new project on Kickstarter aims to create the most beautiful science fiction magazine ever. Considering the team behind TYCHO, we think they can pull it off. Read more...

Netflix and Marvel Know the Exact Ten Seconds Which Will Make Us Squeal 

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Last week, the Daredevil Twitter account had a short video of Luke’s taking over for Josie’s in Hell’s Kitchen. Now, Jessica Jones is getting in on the act. Read more...

Raise a Glass to This New Trailer for the Arrow/Flash Crossover

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The biggest look yet at next week’s “Heroes Join Forces” crossover event on Arrow and The Flash is here, including more Hawkpeople, more Vandal Savage, and way mo’ problems for Oliver and Barry. Read more...

Want to See Angelina Jolie As the Bride of Frankenstein? You Aren't Alone

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Coming off a monster year at the box office, Universal Studios is hard at work developing their own monsters. Specifically, a huge universe based on Universal Monsters, which will start with The Mummy and expand from there. Read mor...

Gizmodo Anonymous Is Really Screwing Up Its Stupid War on ISIS | Deadspin The Rocky Movies, Ranked |

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Gizmodo Anonymous Is Really Screwing Up Its Stupid War on ISIS | Deadspin The Rocky Movies, Ranked | Jalopnik The One Quote That Makes Me Desperately Want A LaFerrari | Kotaku The State Of The Vita In 2015 Read more...

This Week's TV: Doctor Who's Weirdest "Experimental" Episode Yet!

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Gravity Falls is airing its final episodes. Doctor Who is trying a strange experiment. The Walking Dead shambles off with a midseason finale, and the premiere of Regular Show: The Movie! All this, Gina Gershon, and more, on This Week’s TV! Read more...

This Star Wars Expanded Universe Story Proves That Luke Is the Worst Jedi Master

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Hello, and welcome to a nostalgic trip through the old Star Wars Expanded Universe. This time, I’m looking at the first EU books I ever read, Kevin J. Anderson’s Jedi Academy trilogy. Brace yourselves, because there’s a lot of stupid going on in here. Read more...

Steven Moffat Reveals the Nightmare Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special We Could Have Had

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

52 years ago today, Doctor Who aired for the very first time—and two years ago, it took over the world as it broadcast “The Day of the Doctor,” the show’s 50th anniversary special. But the celebration was, according to Steven Moffat, nearly a total disaster: and somehow almost didn’t star The Doctor at all. Read more...

Check Out the Glorious Capes on These Batman v Superman Action Figures

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Although some may disagree, nothing beats a good cape on a superhero suit—and the same stands for superhero action figures. So it’s a good jobe Medicom’s new toys based on Batman v Superman have some fantastic, poseable capes to make the figures really shine. Read more...

Your Least Favorite Aliens Character Could Star In the Upcoming Sequel

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Some fans of James Cameron’s Aliens consider Newt the worst part of the movie: Her high-pitched scream, laughable dialogue, it can be painful. If you are one of these people, I have some potentially bad news: Newt might be the star of Neill Blomkamp’s Aliens sequel. Read more...

Will Our Descendants Survive the Destruction of the Universe?

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Billions of years from now, the universe as we know it will cease to exist. The good news is, that gives us a lot of time to prepare, and maybe even figure out a way to cheat cosmic death. Here are some possible ways our descendants might survive a cosmological apocalypse. Read more...

This is One Extremely Large, Impressive Wind Tunnel

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

May 17, 1956: The swinging doors of this massive supersonic wind tunnel utterly dwarf the puny engineer deluding himself that he can control its voracious appetite. Read more...

10 Weird Facts You Never Knew About Your Thanksgiving Dinner

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Thanksgiving food is a link to the past, a thing to be grateful for, and a way to keep your extended family from talking to you about politics or religion. But it has a weirder, wilder side to it. Here are 10 things you didn’t know about your favorite Thanksgiving dishes. Read more...

This Perfect Snowpiercer Poster Takes You All The Way To The Front of the Train

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Snowpiercer, the action-packed 2014 dystopian drama, is jam-packed with evocative imagery. The train against the snowy countryside, the radically different cars on the train, as well as the battles that happen on it. Choosing a single moment for a poster is tough. Which is why artist JC Richard didn’t choose just one. Read more...

The Space Subplot on The Last Man On Earth is Setting Up Something Big

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

No matter what happens with the crew back on terra firma on The Last Man on Earth, I find the scenes up in space more fascinating. This week, for only the second time this season, Jason Sudeikis made an appearance as astronaut Mike Miller, Tandy’s brother—and even a mention of Mike totally changes everything. Read more...

Welcome to the Animal DMV in This Hilarious New Zootopia Trailer

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The idea of Zootopia is both incredibly simple and insanely difficult to get your mind around. It’s set in a world where animals live, walk and dress like humans. Okay, but what does that mean? A new trailer, with a scene we can all relate to, gives you a great idea. Read more...

Into the Badlands: These Characters Kick Ass, But Need More Personality

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

I’m really digging AMC’s Into the Badlands for its hypnotizing, gorgeous skirmishes. But these acrobatic, limb-chopping warriors need to be showing a bit more personality—otherwise, we’re never going to care if the good guys get sliced to ribbons or not. Read more...

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