Now in theaters everywhere is Alex Garland‘s (Ex Machina, 28 Days Later) sci-fi thriller Annihilation, which stars Natalie Portman (Black Swan), Oscar Isaac (Star Wars: The Force Awakens), Jennifer Jason Leigh (Amityville: The Awakening,...Show More Summary
Information regarding the WonderCon/Robert A. Heinlein Memorial Blood Drive, in conjunction with the Heinlein Society.
As I best understand it, the machine we're hosted on abruptly melted down; Hosting Matters scrambled to migrate the sites...
Newly released memo from 1990 reveals the TNG showrunner 'dared' Rick Berman to do a sequel to a classic TOS episode.
With the release of Stargate: Origins on the Stargate Command platform, MGM has taken the first steps towards exploring fan interest in further Stargate adventures. However, as the first couple of SG:O episodes rolled out, I wondered if there was another way to gauge fan support for a potential new series. There are many, MANY international […]
Most Potter fans know that Gryffindors are brave, Slytherins are cunning, Hufflepuffs loyal, and Ravenclaws astute, but have you ever wondered which House would take the cup in a race to get moving? Soon you’ll have the chance to find out, as well as contribute to a good cause, through Sport Relief’s 2018 campaign Billion...read more!
In Swedish film collective Crazy Pictures’ feature The Unthinkable (Den blomstertid nu kommer), Sweden faces a mysterious attack while Alex (Christoffer Nordenrot) tries to reunite with his youth love, Anna (Lisa Henni). Directed by Victor Danell, here’s the first trailer from the indie partly-funded by fans on Kickstarter. There’s not much here but it promises […]
One half of graphic design duo MinaLima, the lovely Eduardo Lima, celebrates his 44th birthday today! Recently celebrating his British Citizenship at The House of Mina Lima in London, the team held a competition to celebrate all things British, and many entries chose to also celebrate Eduardo himself: @minalima currently working on my lino cut to...read more!
WONDERCON ANAHEIM TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY! #04: WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Special Guests Our second (of 30!) WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Toucan Tip of the Day focuses on our incredible special guests list for this year's show! Read more
Like our last post, it's another spooky Sekowsky / Peppe pair-up from the May 1954 issue of Out of the Shadows #13. And whoa-- with this tale I also do believe it's official-- another FULL ISSUE presentation down the hatch here at THOIA! Check the archives for The Cannibal, and The Recluse as well. Show More Summary
Fifteen years ago, Arthur Everest saw his father killed in front of him by the Terror, a monstrous supervillain. Although the Terror was defeated and apparently killed by the alien Superian ("they even found his teeth!"), Arthur is convinced he faked his death and is lying low. Show More Summary
“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” ~Albus Dumbledore Newt Scamander is an exceptionally talented wizard and Magizoologist, far more able than he might get credit for, but, as his former headmaster and good friend Albus Dumbledore said to Harry, his abilities are actually the least...read more!
We also have a look at the upcoming figures from NJ Croce and news of a new Trek card game
In extremely pleasant news, Avatar: The Last Airbender, the greatest fantasy TV show of all time, is getting a snazzy HD re-release for the 10th anniversary of its first run ending. The show will arrive on Blu-Ray on 1 May in a box set...Show More Summary
Where do you get your scifi fix? Do you read? Do you check out the latest big screen offerings (I’ve been hearing great things about Annihilation)? Possibly tune in to traditional broadcast homes like FOX (The X-Files, The Gifted, The Orville) and CW (The 100, Arrow, The Flash, Supergirl, Black Lightning)? Perhaps go the cable route […]
Twenty-five years ago today, the pilot episode of Babylon 5 aired on US television for the first time. It was the culmination of five years of hard work, as I have detailed here. Babylon 5 was an important and influential TV show. It was the first network American TV series to have a detailed, pre-planned, multi-year story arc. Show More Summary
You know it's not that I have been overly impressed with the marketing we have seen thus far surrounding writer/director Cory Finley's upcoming black-comedy thriller THOROUGHBREDS starring Anya Taylor-Joy, and Olivia Cooke, but...Show More Summary
Based on the Archie Comics graphic novel The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Netflix’s Untitled Sabrina Project is set to be an hour-long drama that will reimagine the story of Sabrina the Teenage Witch as a dark coming-of-age tale that traffics in horror, the occult and witchcraft. Twenty episodes have been ordered across two seasons. Show More Summary
He loves Illinois. Truly. The original poster for Jason Takes Manhattan isn’t just one of the coolest horror franchise posters but also one of the most controversial. The art, which saw Jason slicing through a piece of “I Love New York” art, as brilliant as it may have been, was banned after the New York […]