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New Syfy series, Defiance – seven alien races attempt to coexist with humans on Earth

// January 8th, 2013 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

Syfy’s newly announced series, Defiance, will premiere on April 15, 2013. The new series will feature 12 episodes with the debut episode running 2 hours. The show will be tied to a Defiance MMO video game which will share the Defiance universe with the show and add additional context to the feature storyline. Here we […]

Landmark Spider-Man issue #700 arrives – Peter Parker killed off allowing foe to take roll of new “superior” Spider-Man

// December 27th, 2012 // No Comments » // Comics News

As expected, Marvel Comics ended the long-running “Amazing Spider-Man” series with issue #700, marking the end of one of the most popular comic book series of all time. What was not expected however, was the death of Peter Parker and the transition of the Spider-Man persona to Spidey’s foe, Doc Octavius. Marvel maintains that the […]

Walking Dead loses another Executive Producer but Season 4 is still a go

// December 21st, 2012 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

AMC announced today that their hit series The Walking Dead is losing Glen Mazzara, the Executive Producer of the series. This is the second executive producer to bail out in the three seasons that the show has been running. On the positive side, the network also announced that the series would be renewed for a […]

Amazon announces six new comedy series pilots

// December 21st, 2012 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

Amazon announced yesterday that its film production arm, Amazon Studios, is producing six comedy series pilots that could become full-season productions if the pilots are well received by viewers. The comedy series were created by a mix of established writers such as Garry Trudeau (Doonesbury), Principato-Young (Reno 911), and David Javerbaum (The Daily Show), as […]

Deal closed on television series remake of Rod Sterling classic, The Twilight Zone

// December 20th, 2012 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

Word on the street is that X-Men director Bryan Singer (who recently directed the Munsters reboot, Mockingbird Lane) has closed a deal to develop, executive produce and possibly direct a reboot of Rod Serling’s sci-fi/horror classic, The Twilight Zone. CBS owns the rights to the original so they are the best bet to pick up […]

S.H.I.E.L.D. TV show (2013) – status watch – latest news [UPDATE]

// December 19th, 2012 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

Marvel’s S.H.I.E.L.D. is a planned American television series created by Avengers director and creator of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, and Firefly, Joss Whedon, and based on the Marvel Comics shadowy government organization of the same name. It will be produced, beginning in January 2013, by Marvel Television and air on the ABC network, and […]

Riddick movie (2013) – status watch – latest news

// December 19th, 2012 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

Universal Pictures’ movie Riddick, starring Van Diesel as the shining-eyed Richard B. Riddick, is scheduled to be released September 6, 2013. Riddick began filming in January 2012 in Montreal, Canada (after being shut down temporarily in 2011 due to lack of funding). Riddick has been the antihero of four previous films in the Riddick series, […]

Comixology comic book reader rolls out “Continue” feature that remembers reading position on all devices

// December 19th, 2012 // No Comments » // Comics News

Comixology released a pretty cool feature yesterday, one that’s common on reading apps – a continuous bookmark feature. With the new feature (called Continue), that’s being rolled out to all platforms (Windows 8, iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, etc), the Comixology comic book app will remember your last reading position allowing you to pick up reading […]

Artist rendition shows the evolution of the Batman logo from the 1940’s through present day

// December 18th, 2012 // No Comments » // Comics News

From artist Cathryn Lavery, this limited edition print shows the Batman logo as it evolved from 1940 through the present day.

Chilling: Legend Paul McCartney and remaining members of Nirvana jam together at 12-12-12 charity concert

// December 14th, 2012 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

The rumors proved to be true – to the audience’s surprise, former Beatles bassist Paul McCartney was joined on the stage at the 12-12-12 charity concert by Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, and Pat Smear of Nirvana to play a new song titled “Cut Me Some Slack”. Hold on tight while you watch these legends come […]

Buzz (and controversy) over Zero Dark Thirty Movie heats up – status watch – latest news

// December 10th, 2012 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

Zero Dark Thirty (military speak for half past midnight and a reference to the time that the team of Navy Seals had successfully terminated Bin Laden’s life on May 2, 2011) has not even been released to theaters yet and it’s already racking up awards right and left. Amidst controversy over its portrayal of U.S. […]

Oblivion movie [2013] – status watch – latest news

// December 9th, 2012 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

Oblivion, starring Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, and Andrea Riseborough, is an original and groundbreaking cinematic event from the director of Tron: Legacy and the producer of Rise of the Planet of the Apes. On a spectacular future Earth that has evolved beyond recognition, one man’s confrontation with the past will lead him on a journey […]

Amazing Rube Goldberg machine will have you scratching your head and wondering which way is up

// December 6th, 2012 // No Comments » // Entertainment News

The guys over at 2D House are Rube Goldberg machine masters and we only wish we got paid to do what they do. 2D House is an advertising company lead by David Dvir. Housed in a 2,500 square foot studio with 18 foot ceilings, these guys use that space to their best advantage filming some […]

Real or Enhanced? Moustafa “Popeye” Ismail defends source of his record breaking arms

// November 30th, 2012 // No Comments » // Entertainment News

First Guinness decided to recognize Moustafa “Popeye” Ismail as the holder of the world’s largest arms. But at 31 inches in girth, detractors said “no way”. They insist the freaky set of guns are enhanced in some manner, either by steroids, silicone injections, or injections of synthol, a synthetic oil that expands and enhances muscle […]

New AMC drama, Halt and Catch Fire, will follow 1980’s personal computer boom

// November 28th, 2012 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

AMC has announced that they ordered up a pilot for a new drama, “Halt & Catch Fire”, that will follow the personal computing boom in its early days. Set in the early 1980’s, Halt & Catch Fire dramatizes the personal computing boom through the eyes of a visionary, an engineer and a prodigy whose innovations […]

Syfy considering making a Waterworld sequel as made-for TV movie or stand-alone series

// November 27th, 2012 // No Comments » // Moves, TV, and Music News

Forbes is reporting that the Syfy channel is considering making a Waterworld sequel either as a made-for TV movie or as a stand-alone series. Syfy network president Dave Howe told Forbes the project has been something that is “talked about endlessly”. He noted that every time the network reairs the movie, it does very well […]