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September 2007

Cult Pop

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 [...]

September 30, 2007 // 4 Comments

MEME: Top 50 Dystopian Movies of All Time

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. [...]

September 29, 2007 // 23 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/29/07

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] [...]

September 29, 2007 // 0 Comments

New Philip K. Dick Volume Due

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 [...]

September 28, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/28/07

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 [...]

September 28, 2007 // 4 Comments

Friday YouTube: Robot Insurance

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 three-fer. No related [...]

September 28, 2007 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits For 09/28/07

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 [...]

September 28, 2007 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 9/27/07

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 [...]

September 27, 2007 // 0 Comments

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

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 [...]

September 26, 2007 // 0 Comments

SciFi Scanner Post Roundup #3

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 [...]

September 26, 2007 // 0 Comments

H.G. Wells’ Things to Come

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 [...]

September 26, 2007 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 9/26/07

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. [...]

September 26, 2007 // 2 Comments

Tube Bits For 09/26/07

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 [...]

September 26, 2007 // 1 Comment

About Last Night: Heroes Season Premier

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 [...]

September 25, 2007 // 15 Comments

Tube Bits For 09/25/07

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

September 25, 2007 // 6 Comments

Tuesday YouTube: Han vs. Khan

Starring Harrison Ford and Ricardo Montalban’s chest… [via Geekend] Related posts: George Lucas Reacts to Box Office Success of Star Trek My Favorite Sci Fi Movie [...]

September 25, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/25/07

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 [...]

September 25, 2007 // 2 Comments

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