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Thoughts on Wall-E

Today, thanks to our employer, I was finally able to go see Wall-E at the local supermega-plex. This was one of my two ‘must see in theater’ movies (Indy 4 was [...more]

July 4, 2008 // 4 Comments

Friday Video: Boba Fett Flashdance

Mandalorian Danceby PatrickBoivin [via Star Wars Blog] Related posts: Star Wars Cantina Theme…on a Harp Friday YouTube: Barbershop Quartet Sings the Ewok Song Tuesday [...more]

July 4, 2008 // 1 Comment

TOC: Interzone #217

The July/August issue of Interzone is out:Fiction: “Africa” by Karen Fishler “The Two-headed Girl” by Paul G. Tremblay “The Ships Like Clouds, [...more]

July 4, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 7/4/08

Lost scenes from an 80-year-old version of the Sci FI classic film Metropolis were recently unveiled. Free Fiction: @Strange Horizons: “Jimmy’s Roadside [...more]

July 4, 2008 // 1 Comment

Tube Bits for 07/03/2008

Artist Direct has posted an interview with David X. Cohen about the latest Futurama release, The Beast with a Billion Backs, which just sounds wrong on so many levels. ABC [...more]

July 3, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 7/3/08

Charles Stross News: Over at his blog, Charles Stross shows off the UK and US covers for Saturn’s Children. (Read this before you sound off about the US cover, sez [...more]

July 3, 2008 // 7 Comments

SF Tidbits for 7/2/08

Interviews and Profiles: Night Shade Books interviews Walter Jon Williams, author of Implied Spaces. The latest podcast of The Future And You features Kevin J. Anderson. Matt [...more]

July 2, 2008 // 0 Comments

Top 10 SF Signal Posts for June 2008

Here are The Top 10 SF Signal Posts for May 2008: MIND MELD: Who Are Tomorrow’s Big Genre Stars? (+ The Top 18 Genre Authors To Keep an Eye On) TOC: Eclipse 2 MIND [...more]

July 2, 2008 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits for 07/02/2008

Everyone’s favorite, trippy SF series, The Prisoner, is being re-made by AMC. Jim Caviezel and Ian McKellen are set to star. When you have Jesus and Gandalf on your [...more]

July 2, 2008 // 1 Comment

TOC: IROSF July 2008

The latest Internet Review of Science Fiction is up with the following table of contents: Editorial:Looking Toward the Future by Stacey Janssen Obituary: Algis Budrys: [...more]

July 2, 2008 // 0 Comments

[UPDATED] RIP: Don S. Davis

Sad news… SciFi Wire is reporting that Actor Don S. Davis, most recently known for his role as Maj. Gen. George Hammond on the Stargate television series, died on June [...more]

July 1, 2008 // 1 Comment

Win 100 Sci-Fi and Horror DVDs

To promote the release of their game Dead Space, Electronic Arts is holding a sweepstakes where they are giving away 100 Sci-Fi and Horror DVDs. To enter, all you need to do [...more]

July 1, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 7/1/08

Interviews and Profiles: SCI FI Weekly has posted a never-before-seen 2001 interview with Arthur C. Clarke. Adventures in Reading interviews Nancy Kress, author of Nano Comes [...more]

July 1, 2008 // 4 Comments

ApolloCon 2008 Trip Report

ApolloCon was loads of fun. The panels I attended were truly interesting. Topics ranged from sf trends, to sf in various media, to YA books to steampunk. Discussions were [...more]

June 30, 2008 // 7 Comments

Tube Bits for 06/30/2008

Eoghann over at Solar Flare wonders whether J.J. Abrams can successfully reboot Star Trek. Sure, Galactica was rebooted successfully, but it didn’t have the entrenched [...more]

June 30, 2008 // 3 Comments

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