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September 2007

Cult Pop

September 30, 2007 // 4 Comments

The Cult-Pop website is unassumingly cool. It’s a simple web page; there are no links and there’s no navigation because there are no sub-pages. There’s just [...]

MEME: Top 50 Dystopian Movies of All Time

September 29, 2007 // 23 Comments

Below is Snarkerati’s list of Top 50 Dystopian Movies of All Time. A great topic for a meme! You know the drill…copy the list and BOLD the movies you have seen. [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/29/07

September 29, 2007 // 0 Comments

At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams profiles Jeff and Ann VanderMeer, editors of Best American Fantasy. Bruce Sterling talks Mundane Science Fiction. [via Locus Online] [...]

New Philip K. Dick Volume Due

September 28, 2007 // 0 Comments

Confirming what was reported earlier, the Library of America will be releasing a second collection of Philip K. Dick’s work. The original collection included The Man in [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/28/07

September 28, 2007 // 4 Comments

Apparently he will be back…sort of. DVD Review reports that we can expect not just another sequel, but a whole new second Terminator trilogy! One of the films is likely [...]

Friday YouTube: Robot Insurance

September 28, 2007 // 0 Comments

OK, this is already a repeat tidbit, but Geekend reminded me of it gaian and I had a good giggle, so I’m going for a video [...]

Tube Bits For 09/28/07

September 28, 2007 // 1 Comment

The premier of Bionic Woman pulled in decent ratings, especially considering it was scheduled against ratings juggernaut, Dancing With The Stars. It even managed to best [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/27/07

September 27, 2007 // 0 Comments

The Fantasy Review interviews Michael Moorcock (The Metatemporal Detective). On the proposed Elric movie: “We have a script. Chris Weitz will re-engage with it when [...]

Pilot Night In America: Wednesday, 09/26/07

September 26, 2007 // 0 Comments

Premier week marches on! Today we have only one interesting genre (and real SF) pilot, the oft mentioned Bionic Woman at 9/8C. SF Signal Scott kinda liked what he saw of the [...]

SciFi Scanner Post Roundup #3

September 26, 2007 // 0 Comments

As previously mentioned, yours truly had a guest-blogging gig at AMC TV’s SciFi Scanner blog. Here’s the final roundup of the posts I did there. Ender’s [...]

H.G. Wells’ Things to Come

September 26, 2007 // 1 Comment

Here’s the video for the 1936 production of Things to Come. H.G. Wells wrote the screenplay (!) which is loosely based on his story, “The Shape of Things to [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/26/07

September 26, 2007 // 2 Comments

More Dick on the way: GalleyCat reports that The Library of America will release a second compilation of Philip K. Dick’s best novels from the 1960s and 1970’s. [...]

Tube Bits For 09/26/07

September 26, 2007 // 1 Comment

Entertainment Weekly has a spoilery interview with George Takei (Heroes). The Hollywood Reported looks at Monday night’s ratings. Dancing With The Stars and Heroes were [...]

About Last Night: Heroes Season Premier

September 25, 2007 // 15 Comments

So, with the long wait finally over, NBC debuted season 2 of Heroes, to much fan anticipation. But did the writers and producers manage to shake off the disappointing finale [...]

Tube Bits For 09/25/07

September 25, 2007 // 6 Comments

On Oct. 21, the Sci Fi Channel series, Taken, will be released on DVD. You can find out more about the set at TakenDVD.com. Monsters And Critics gives us their take on [...]

SF Tidbits for 9/25/07

September 25, 2007 // 2 Comments

Over at The Art Department, Irene Gallo micro-interviews artist Glen Orbik. I’m lovin’ that cool, retro-looking cover of Space Vulture. Baen Books will soon be [...]
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