Watch a Young Terry Gilliam Explain How He Makes Monty Python Animations

There's a lot to love about vintage Monty Python—dead parrots, silly walks, lumberjacks, killer rabbits—but Terry Gilliam's magic touch with his signature cut-out animations really gave the group a goofball creative edge. In this clip from the early 1970s, a fresh-faced Gilliam (with an incredible 'do) describes his… » 7/10/14 6:56pm Yesterday 6:56pm

Planet of the Apes: A Timeline and an Explanation

With Dawn of the Planet of the Apes coming out tomorrow, it's time to assess where we are in the complicated, time travel dystopia of the franchise that started over a half century ago. We've got a timeline and an analysis of where the current series puts us. » 7/10/14 3:20pm Yesterday 3:20pm

These Steampunk Computers Transport Us To The Victorian Retro Future

In an alternate reality Charles Babbage's difference engine and Ada Lovelace's computer programming led us into a world filled with brass-keyed laptops with phonograph speaker systems. Several artists have brought that imagined reality to life, building working computers with a steampunk edge. » 7/10/14 3:15pm Yesterday 3:15pm

The Science Fiction And Fantasy TV Shows That Had Perfect First Seasons

We take it for granted that TV shows need to take some time to find their feet and get into a groove — especially genre shows, where the concepts have to "gel." But some shows manage to come out of the gate strong. What are your picks for the science fiction and fantasy shows that had (nearly) perfect first seasons? » 7/10/14 2:47pm Yesterday 2:47pm

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