Neill Blomkamp's Secret Alien Movie Looks So Good We're Furious

Guess what? Neill Blomkamp was working on a secret Alien project that included Sigourney Weaver reuniting with Corporal Hicks, and the concept art is gorgeous. But now it's dead, or was never going to be made in the first place, and I'm just going to scream "PROMETHEUS" into a pillow all day until I pass out from… » 1/02/15 7:40am 1/02/15 7:40am

This Gorgeous Lego Sulaco Needs To Be A Real Set Like, Yesterday

The Sulaco from Aliens is one of those all time great 'grim and gritty' spaceship designs, in parts sleek and stylish while others gothic and angular. It turns out that such beauty is perfectly suited for Lego, thanks to this incredible model built by Shannon Sproule. » 12/15/14 2:20pm 12/15/14 2:20pm

The 20 Most Revolting Special Effects Ever Created [NSFW]

Ever since Star Wars, the special effects industry has taken us to amazing new worlds and recharged our sense of wonder. It's also grossed us the frak out. Exploding heads, severed limbs, strange mutilations... Here are the 20 most disgusting special effects of all time. Warning: NSFW! » 11/27/14 10:00am 11/27/14 10:00am

Ridley Scott Says There'll Be A New Type Of Alien In Prometheus 2

While Noomi Rapace and Michael Fassbender's severed head journey through the cosmos, Sir Ridley Scott is hard at work at chronicling their adventures in his script for Prometheus 2. And now he's dropped a fascinating bombshell about the movie: It's going to have a new type of alien we've never seen before. » 11/20/14 8:40am 11/20/14 8:40am

This oddly adorable Alien figure glows in the Dark

Super7 had a wonderful Alien Vinyl toy as an exclusive at San Diego Comic Con earlier this year - and it was so popular it sold out in about 20 minutes. Although this one is not the exact same one (it's all shiny and Glow-in-the-dark!), it might be a little easier to get your hands on. Only a little bit though. » 11/17/14 5:53pm 11/17/14 5:53pm

12 Greatest Psychological Dramas That Just Happen to be Set in Space

Humanity is never thrown into so stark relief as when we journey into space. In that alien environment, we find out who we are. And even though space movies are often seen as pure adventures, the best space films are great personal dramas. Here are 12 powerful psychological dramas that happen to be set in space. » 11/04/14 10:42am 11/04/14 10:42am

12 "Futuristic" Worlds Where Everybody Uses Obsolete Technology

Imagining the future is a huge challenge — few people saw smartphones and DNA-based medicine coming. But if you want proof that "futuristic" science fiction is always about the present, just look at the obsolete devices people think will still be around. Here are 12 future visions that include tech we've already… » 10/15/14 10:12am 10/15/14 10:12am