10 Influential Movies (Where Everybody Copied the Wrong Thing)

Every once in a while, a movie comes along that changes everything. A film that rewrites the rules and influences a generation of film-makers. But all too often, the people who imitate these ground-breaking movies miss the point. Here are 10 science fiction and fantasy movies from which everybody copied the wrong… » 8/20/13 10:14am 8/20/13 10:14am

Low Budget Films That Are More Thrilling Than Most Big Summer Movies

Today sees the release of White House Down, which is the most Emmerichian film ever produced. But meanwhile, you could also enjoy Europa Report on VOD or Byzantium in select theaters. Tons of low-budget science fiction and fantasy movies are more exciting than your average big summer blockbuster. Here are 25 of them. » 6/28/13 2:00pm 6/28/13 2:00pm

100 Albums Every Science Fiction and Fantasy Fan Should Listen To:…

It's the second day of our massive music countdown, in which we gesticulate wildly at the 100 albums that tickle our dendrites. » 4/25/12 4:20pm 4/25/12 4:20pm

Why Cillian Murphy Rocks All Our Universes

In Time is all about a whole Bonnie-and-Clyde-style crime wave — but the actual movie gets stolen by a member of the supporting cast, Cillian Murphy. The star of Sunshine and 28 Days Later is so much better than everybody else in that cast, it's almost embarrassing. You walk out of In Time shaking your head and going,… » 10/27/11 2:07pm 10/27/11 2:07pm

Star Wars revels in the Dark Side, with these amazing horror movie…

We've already had zombie Stormtroopers, but a true blend of Star Wars and horror has been too long in arriving. Which is why it's great that one brave gallery is hosting a Death Star Art Show, a blend of Star Wars and horror themes just in time for Halloween. Behold Princess Leia, the Bride of Frankenstein. » 9/29/11 1:54pm 9/29/11 1:54pm

Bradley Cooper may be the Flash, a major star rumored for Super 8, and …

Get the inside scoop on the world of Skyline and the characters of Deadpool. Martin Freeman still wants to be The Hobbit. Plus Rendezvous with Rama, Ghostbusters 3, 28 Months Later, Caprica, Fringe...and, just for fun, Eastbound and Down. » 10/12/10 6:00am 10/12/10 6:00am

28 Days Later screenwriter taking on Logan's Run?

Could the upcoming Logan's Run movie actually be better than the campy 1976 original? Alex Garland, who wrote the Danny Boyle-dircted films Sunshine and 28 Days Later, is in talks to write the screenplay, going back to the original 1967 novel by William F. Nolan and George Clayton Johnson for inspiration. And Carl Erik … » 6/17/10 12:05pm 6/17/10 12:05pm

28 Somethings Later... But They Won't Be Zombies

It looks like everything we know about the potential third film in the 28 Days Later » 11/13/08 11:20am 11/13/08 11:20am series may be wrong, according to new comments from director Danny Boyle. Not only is the film unlikely to be called , but those things lumbering around like the undead? Totally not zombies. What the hell is going on?Boyle told MTV's…

28 Months Later, Are Those "Zombies" Still Running Around London?

Sounds like the rage virus still hasn't been disinfected from our lives just yet. Director of 28 Days Later » 9/11/08 10:20am 9/11/08 10:20am and producer of the sequel Danny Boyle is toying with our heart strings by vaguely talking about the possibility of yet another outbreak of the rage virus. And he may actually direct, this time. Will Boyle be…

Posthumans, Rise Up And Destroy Hollywood!

Why is Hollywood trying to poison everybody against posthumans? Whenever you see someone going beyond standard-issue humanity in movies or TV, it's portrayed as monstrous and evil. Whether it's cyborgs, mutants or humans hacking their bodies, Hollywood exercises its anti-posthuman agenda. Meanwhile, novels have been… » 5/28/08 4:30pm 5/28/08 4:30pm