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SDCC 2019: Five Panels That Can Save Hall H

SDCC 2019: Five Panels We Think Can Save Hall H

SDCC and Hall H. Even just typing that made the hair on my arms stand up. It truly is something you need to experience once in your lifetime. My first time in Hall H was to cover the Star Wars: Force Awakens panel in 2015, and just walking into the room and literally FEELING the […]

We Got One! Signourney Weaver Returns as "Ghostbusters" Dana Barrett

We Got One! Sigourney Weaver Returns as “Ghostbusters” Dana Barrett

As if we weren’t already excited for the upcoming Ghostbusters sequel from Jason Reitman, now we’re entirely on board. In a recent interview with Parade, Sigourney Weaver dropped word that she is in fact going to reprise her role from the original two films as Dana Barrett. When asked if she was looking forward to […]

William Gibson’s Alien III: The Path from Screenplay to Audio Play

William Gibson’s “Alien III”: The Path from Screenplay to Audio Drama

William Gibson wrote his legendary screenplay for Alien III more than 30 years ago. Now you can experience it as an audio play, thanks to Audible. Gibson wrote the script back in 1987 at the height of his fame as the father of Cyberpunk and cultural influence. He made science fiction hip and cool for […]

Ghostbusters Convention Coming to California on June 7-8

Ghostbusters fans can celebrate the 35th anniversary in a couple weeks with Ghostbusters Fan Fest, a two day extravaganza done in partnership with Ghost Corps, Wizard World, and Sony Pictures. Cast members from all the films and animated series will be there, screenings, and more will take place, and more. The convention will be held […]


[LV426] Happy 40th Birthday 'Alien', Let's Watch 'Containment'

[LV426] Happy 40th Birthday ‘Alien’ Pt 1: Let’s Watch ‘Containment’

Remember when we told you earlier this year that to celebrate the landmark 40th anniversary of Ridley Scott‘s genre-defining film Alien, and that we were getting a crop of short films released on LV-426?  That day has some, fans of Ellen Ripely, that day has come. The first of the 6 short films released by FOX via […]

High School Drama Production of 'Alien' Continuation Set for Alien Day, April 26th!

High School Drama Production of ‘Alien’ Continuation Set for Alien Day, April 26th!

Remember that AMAZING North Bergen High School spring performance of Alien that got universe-wide attention? Well, thanks to Ridley Scott and Scott Free Productions’ generous donation to the drama club, an encore performance of Alien: The Play is in the works for a notable date in the Xenomorph franchise. According to the official Alien Twitter account, the performance […]

“You Never Know”, Sigourney Weaver Says About Blomkamp’s ‘Alien’

The long-gestating saga of an Alien film from Neill Blomkamp continues, with yet-another quote from Ellen Ripley herself, Sigourney Weaver. Perhaps you’ll recall when a few years ago, Weaver revealed the plans (at the time) for a direct Aliens sequel that Blomkamp (District 9, Chappie) was reportedly working on. It sounded amazing; picking up right after the dropship leaves […]

Ripley’s ‘Alien’ Space Suit Goes for $204k, ‘Aliens’ Flamethrower for $108k

Ellen Ripley (played by Sigourney Weaver) is perhaps the greatest female character in all of science fiction history. First appearing in Sir Ridley Scott‘s seminal 1979 film Alien, she returned to head three additional films in the space franchise. Two items of Ripley’s were up at auction today during Profiles In History’s Icons & Legends In Hollywood, and […]



Galaxy Quest TV Series

Never Give Up, Never Surrender On Galaxy Quest Revival

The Amazon planned revival of Galaxy Quest is back on track after a year-plus delay. The TV continuation of the 1999 sci-fi comedy has picked back up according to THR.com and has writer/comedian Paul Scheer (The League) attached to write the script. He replaces Robert Gordon who penned the original film. Galaxy Quest has become a […]

Sigourney Weaver

Defenders Roundtable: Sigourney Weaver Says Alexandra Is Not The Villain Of The Defenders

In the upcoming Marvel’s The Defenders, which will hit Netflix on August 18th, Elodie Yung reprises her role as Elektra Natchios — not letting something like her character’s death get in the way — and she ends up teaming with Sigrouney Weaver’s new character, Alexandra. The two actresses were paired together for the roundtable discussions […]

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Sigourney Weaver Feeds The Birds In New ‘Defenders’ Clip

A new clip from Marvel’s The Defenders has been released on the show’s Twitter account, showing Sigourney Weaver‘s mysterious villainous character, Alexandra, plotting with Madame Gao (Wai Ching Ho). Alexandra wants to speed up the timetable, despite any consequences. Check out the clip below. Uh, that's not good. #DEFEND pic.twitter.com/ovzKFB9zzk — The Defenders (@TheDefenders) July 22, […]

Blade

Is Blade Coming To Netflix? What Does This Marvel Legends Toy Tell Us?

There is a rumor going around the internet involving the Marvel / Netflix series and it goes something like this. The initial announcement for the Marvel / Netflix deal was to create series based on Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist and then bring them all together into the Defenders. Folks are referring […]



Want A Kickass Alien Collectible? Pick Up The Rock Candy Ripley From Funko

I am seeing Alien: Covenant tonight, and I could not be more excited. Next to Star Wars, it is my favorite franchise, and let’s face it: Ellen Ripley is the all-time greatest hero of a sci-fi film, and to me one of the best characters ever created period. I can’t get enough Ripley stuff, from […]