Erin reprises her article about the connections between Yoga and the Vulcan hand gesture - in Spanish!
Here's where to start your 2015 viewing
Niles Golan is an ex-pat Brit in Hollywood. Never grown-up, he narrates his life with an internal monologue transforming his everyday inadequacies into triumphs....
Where does real life imitate the fantastic? This week Steve checks in with Steve Carell and Mark Hogancamp for the answer.
The legacy of Cushing, Lee and Price
Look at the aliens from This Island Earth. If they are so smart, why are the denizens of Metaluna all such big headed pricks?
Taking a look at fiction within fiction: literary works that has appeared in books or movies, but never published in the real world.
Crossplay: who says Captain America has to be a guy? Who says that only girls can dress up as Black Widow?
HBO drops the ball on the BluRay release of From Earth to the Moon, the award-winning documentary series. This review includes a word from one of the original effects artists.
Thoughts on the show so far, and a review of the latest episode.
Rebecca Sugar is an artist, composer and director who is best known for being a writer and storyboard artist on the series Adventure Time. Ian Jones-Quartey is a storyboard artist, animator and voice actor who supplies the voice of Wallow in Bravest Warriors. He has also served as a storyboard supervisor for Adventure Time and storyboard artist for Secret Mountain Fort Awesome and as art director for The Venture Bros.
Every so often in life, a moment of serendipity occurs when everyone involved in a project creates something marvellous. The birth of Doctor Who, fifty years ago this week, is one of those moments.
Surprising to find a television show that has so many villains, a Top Ten list is needed to keep them all straight!
The Handmaid’s Tale is shocking, repulsive, heartrending, and alarming. And thoroughly hypnotic
Hey, Rocky, watch me pull movie reviews out of my hat! This week Steve goes back to the subject of a 2015 column: Studio Ghibli, which has continued releasing movies without even asking him! Are they good movies? Good?—just watch (er, read)!
Spring means another big helping of new anime heading our way, so let's run down the menu and see what looks good.
This episode really puts the sex into the Big Bang...Theory.
Sheldon says a four letter word that surprises everyone
Recently a documentary had its debut at the Cannes Film Festival called Jodorowsky's Dune. The documentary by filmmaker Frank Pavich, examines a very early...
Conan, from Weird Tales to remakes - with a dash or two of Frazetta thrown in for verisimilitude.
An advance viewing of the director's cut redeems the earlier fifth lowest gross in US release version of this on-the-edge-of-the-apocalypse film
It's cast iron stomach time as Mr. Jackson related a recent medical adventure to some SF scenes we'd probably like to forget.
The following essay originally appeared in issue number 111 of the quarterly journal Foundation: The International Review of Science Fiction, edited by Graham Sleight....
Bad marks for the season finale of Amazing Stories
IT, Part II is out. Steve looks back at the 1990 TV-series version. Which one does he like? The oldie or the new one? Find out here!
Arthur C. Clarke’s short story The Sentinel lost in a writing competion and could feasibly have never made it to publication. But over time, the story emerged as the inspiration for the cult classic 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Interstellar my be visually stunning, but it does have a scientific fatal flaw
Steve gets really retro this week, with a review of the 1937 movie King Solomon’s Mines. Does he dig up diamonds or dirt? Read and find out!
Stand on your head! This week, Steve looks at two Australian video imports: one a film and one a TV series. Look for the series on Netflix soon!
In this week's viewing: The rest of the summer premieres, plus some second looks.