The Twilight Zone

Which Steel is Real?

The 2011 movie Real Steel staring Hugh Jackman was inspired by the Richard Matheson 1956 short story titled Steel. A 1963 episode of Twilight Zone was also based on the story. Which cinematic version held true to the story, or would the minds of Hollywood been better off leaving the story to the pages.

There’s Something About Night Vale

If you are a citizen of the internet – and especially if you are a Tumblr user – you have picked up on the recent hype about Commonplace Books’ year-old podcast, “Welcome to Night Vale.”  I’m not generally one to jump on to too many trendy bandwagons, but the fandom surrounding WtNV was so intriguing […]

ABSOLUTE ZERO: Cool Sites – Very Cool

Science Fiction Television Gerry Anderson Official Website Fanderson Site Anderson Encycliopedia Neil Gaiman Sings XL5 Theme Song   Irwin Allen Irwin Allen Irwin Allen News Website Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Lost in Space Time Tunnel Land of the Giants Early Anthology Shows Tales of Tomorrow (on Hulu) Science Fiction Theater (Purchase DVDs) […]

Richard Matheson Filmography

Richard Matheson captured my imagination with his first story (Born of Man and Woman – SF Hall of Fame Volume 1) and never stopped entertaining and intriguing me; when I learned that some of my favorite films had been based on stories of his (The Incredible Shrinking Man, The Omega Man) I understood why I […]