Apr 162017
 

ORLANDO — The Disney Parks mega-project known as Star Wars Land is well underway both here and in Anaheim, California. And the Mouse House is ready to let us in on a few of its secrets.

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Arrival is science fiction at its most beautiful and provocative – Venice review

 Posted by on 2016-09-01 at 12:08  entertainment, film, language, movies, Reblog, science fiction, scifi  Comments Off on Arrival is science fiction at its most beautiful and provocative – Venice review
Sep 012016
 

Director: Denis Villeneuve; Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg, Tzi Ma. Cert tbc, 116 mins. You’ve seen flying saucers descend on planet Earth many times before, but none quite like the ones in Arrival.

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Netflix Finally Renews Stranger Things, and Here’s the First Teaser for Season Two

 Posted by on 2016-08-31 at 11:29  netflix, Reblog, science fiction, scifi, stranger things, tv  Comments Off on Netflix Finally Renews Stranger Things, and Here’s the First Teaser for Season Two
Aug 312016
 

Netflix wasted no time between renewing Stranger Things and releasing a teaser for season two which consists solely of episode titles. According to Variety, the network has been working on season two for a while—long before telling the public there would be one.

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Darth Vader returns in new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer

 Posted by on 2016-08-12 at 01:28  entertainment, film, movies, Reblog, science fiction, scifi, space, star wars, Video  Comments Off on Darth Vader returns in new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer
Aug 122016
 

Gareth Edwards’ Rogue One finally has a new trailer, and it features the biggest villain in the history of Star Wars: Darth Vader himself.

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Somebody Analyzed All the Typography in ‘Blade Runner,’ and It’s Epic

 Posted by on 2016-06-24 at 00:27  design, film, font, fonts, movies, Reblog, science fiction, scifi, typography  Comments Off on Somebody Analyzed All the Typography in ‘Blade Runner,’ and It’s Epic
Jun 242016
 

Screencap by the author. All other screencaps via Typset in the Future When viewing a film, most audiences typically don’t give a second thought to the typography used by the set designers.

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10 Things You Might Not Know About John Carpenter’s Cult Classic They Live

 Posted by on 2016-05-03 at 18:09  film, movies, Reblog, scifi  Comments Off on 10 Things You Might Not Know About John Carpenter’s Cult Classic They Live
May 032016
 

John Carpenter’s 1988 They Live is set in a dystopian version of Los Angeles where aliens are covertly controlling every aspect of human life. It stars a professional wrestler (Roddy Piper, who passed away last year) and contains one of the most epic fight scenes ever.

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The Wheel of Time Is Going to Be a TV Series After All

 Posted by on 2016-04-29 at 00:34  books, fantasy, Reblog, robert jordan, scifi, wheel of time  Comments Off on The Wheel of Time Is Going to Be a TV Series After All
Apr 292016
 

After last year’s fight over the TV rights to Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time, Jordan’s widow Harriet McDougal has said that the legal situation is sorted and a new adaptation is already on its way. Update: Wanted to share with you exciting news about The Wheel of Time.

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