Recently the esteemed editor of this weblog asked if I wanted to contribute on behalf of SF Signal to Time Out London’s list of the 100 greatest science fiction movies ever made. Of course I said yes. As a chronic list maker, I always enjoy putting together what I consider among the best the genre has to offer, be it in print or on celluloid. (Or perhaps I should say in visual media, as few movies today actually use film today, either during production or in distribution.)
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Quick Meme: 2013 SciFi Films

2013 is a hot year for science fiction films: Star Trek Into Darkness, Man of Steel, Iron Man 3, Pacific Rim, Oblivion, Ender’s Game, World War Z, and many more.

Here’s a simple 7-question meme, mostly about 2013 SciFi films.

Paste these questions in the comments and tell us your answers…
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I don’t know about you, but I did NOT get enough horror movies this Halloween. So I distracted myself from the election with K-horror, Korea being the new Mecca of spooky thrills.

Would you like to see a truly great vampire movie, one that is scary, yet sexy and utterly sparkle-free, but still completely original? Try the 2009 Thirst (not to be confused with the 2010 Canadian thriller of the same name) directed by Chan-wook Park and starring Kang-ho Song. (Both these gents are big names in K-horror.)
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TRAILER PARK: Man of Steel, Cosmopolis, and Zombie Hamlet

Here’s a quick roundup of trailers that may interest genre fans…

Man of Steel

This is version 1 of the new Superman…err…I mean, Man of Steel trailer. Trailer 2 is the same, but features Russell Crowe’s voice-over instead of Kevin Costner’s. Either way…more teaser than trailer.

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