Will Terra Nova be the new Lost... or the new FlashForward?

Steven Spielberg's time-travel-with-dinosaurs show Terra Nova has been drawing plenty of comparisons to Avatar. But when the show revealed its first trailer to critics, the comparison on everyone's mind was television's former mega-hit, Lost. » 1/13/11 8:30am 1/13/11 8:30am

Sneak Peek at Upcoming Philip K. Dick Movie

A new film based on Philip K. Dick's posthumous, roughly autobiographical novel, Radio Free Albemuth, has begun some informal screenings around Los Angeles. We saw the film, and spoke to writer/director John Alan Simon about representing the author's ambivalent life. » 1/29/10 6:30am 1/29/10 6:30am

The Secret Origin Of Watchmen's World-Building

The biggest superhero cliche is the origin-story. Watchmen flouts that convention, by starting in the middle, then provides the origin-story of an alternate world. We asked Zack Snyder and Dave Gibbons about world-building via superhero origins. » 2/28/09 8:03pm 2/28/09 8:03pm