Sci-Fi Movies

Short Documentary Shows Off the Sounds of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

Perhaps it's not the flashiest part of the franchise, but the sounds of Star Wars are iconic. Even beyond the instantly recognizable...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 24 February 2018 - 5:05PM

5 Cool Sci-Fi Shorts From the 2018 Philip K. Dick Film Festival

This weekend marks the annual Philip K. Dick Film Festival, a collection of sci-fi shorts and feature films all inspired by the works...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 24 February 2018 - 11:22AM

Popular Mechanics' Infographic on Robot Sizes Shows the Biggest Bot of All

The Singularity is getting closer, which means it's important for humans to know which robots we can take in a fair (or not-so-fair)...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 11:04AM

Interview: 'Black Wake' Producer Carlos Keyes on His H.P. Lovecraft-Inspired Movie

Having invented the cosmic horror genre, science fiction writer H.P. Lovecraft may be a well-known author with several well-known...

Jonathan Kesh
Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 9:35AM

Interview: 'Alterscape' Director Serge Levin on His Film's Multiple Layers and 1980s Vibes

If you could scientifically fine-tune your emotions, would you want to? Would you be worried about any possible...

Jonathan Kesh
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 - 8:45AM

Enormous 'Star Wars' Toy of Jabba's Sail Barge is Being Crowdfunded

One of the big innovations that Star Wars action figures brought to children's toy shelves around the world was the 3 3/4" action...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 19 February 2018 - 7:21PM

'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Was Planned Way Before Disney Bought Lucasfilm

The trailer only just came out last week, but Solo: A Star Wars Story, also known as the Han Solo movie and very briefly Red Cup...

Jonathan Kesh
Monday, 12 February 2018 - 9:16PM

The 'Solo' Millennium Falcon Design Looks Amazing Up Close

When Luke Skywalker first sees the Millennium Falcon in the original Star Wars, his response (calling it "a piece of junk") never...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 09 February 2018 - 7:01PM

'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Trailer Teases a Paint-By-Numbers 'Star Wars' Prequel

As any Star Wars fan is already painfully aware of, prequels are hard to do.It's really difficult to get an origin story right: the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 05 February 2018 - 6:35PM

Trailer For 'Mute' Movie Takes a Stab at Cyberpunk

Filmmaker Duncan Jones deserves to be remembered for more than just the Warcraft movie. History has proven that video game movies...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 - 8:22PM

Director of 'Dune' Remake Calls the Movie 'Star Wars For Adults'

Filmmaker Denis Villeneuve has an unfortunate problem — his sci-fi movies tend to be beloved by those who saw them, but seen by...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 7:01PM

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Director Explains Why the Knights of Ren Never Appear

Spoilers for Star Wars: The Last Jedi below.There are a lot of contradictory opinions of the Disney Star Wars movies floating around...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 19 January 2018 - 7:47PM

Official 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Synopsis Confirms Han and Chewie's First Meeting

Despite now being just a little over four months away from release, almost nothing is known about Lucasfilm's next movie, Solo: A...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 16 January 2018 - 8:11PM

Jonathan Frakes Offers 'Star Trek' Directing Advice to Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino is still set to direct a R-rated Star Trek movie, as bizarre of a notion as that is. For a series that's normally...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 07 January 2018 - 4:50PM

'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Will Include a Famous Millennium Falcon Stunt

Spoilers for Solo: A Star Wars story below.When trying to imagine what a prequel movie about young Han Solo could possibly include,...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 06 January 2018 - 10:18AM

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Almost Included Lando Calrissian

Spoilers for Star Wars: The Last Jedi below. If you haven't seen the movie, you may want to read something else until then. The Last...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 31 December 2017 - 1:30PM

Neill Blomkamp Reveals Concept Art From Abandoned 'Alien' Film

After Alien: Covenant fell short of being the sci-fi horror masterpiece it could have been, it's easy to pine for the cancelled Alien...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 30 December 2017 - 2:31PM

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Hides a Han Solo Easter Egg in the Opening Scene

Spoiler warning: this article discusses the plot and themes of both The Last Jedi and The Force Awakens. If you're worried about...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 28 December 2017 - 7:43PM

Colin Trevorrow Says 'Jurassic World: The Fallen Kingdom' Is Part of a Trilogy

Jurassic World was not a cinematic masterpiece, full of nuance and virtuoso performances. It was big, loud, full of dinosaurs, and...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 28 December 2017 - 11:36AM

'Blade Runner 2049' VFX Reel Shows the Movie's Sleek Special Effects

Regardless of how much money it made, Blade Runner 2049 was a ridiculously cool movie to look at (the rest of it was also good...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 23 December 2017 - 4:17PM