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Which Scifi Franchises Should Go Head-To-Head Next?

It's sad but true: we'll probably never see another Aliens vs. Predator movie, now that AVP2 failed to set last Christmas on fire. But that doesn't mean Hollywood can't revive some other moribund franchises by forcing them to fight each other. Which classic but struggling universes would you like to see mashed… » 4/08/08 4:47pm 4/08/08 4:47pm

Frozen Future Dystopia Now Hot In Hollywood

It's the end of the world as we know it, and California has frozen over, even if Hell hasn't. That's the setup for North Wind, the latest comic book to be optioned by Hollywood producers, created by the writer of ABC's failed Traveler TV show. Find out what made this environmental disaster dystopia so attractive to… » 4/08/08 7:30am 4/08/08 7:30am

'Aliens Vs. Predator 2: Requiem' Directors Tell io9 About…

The Brothers Strause (also known as Greg and Colin), directors of the new Aliens vs. Predator flick, are living the FX geek dream. They bought off-the-shelf visual effects software in their early teens, and by 1995 they had moved to Los Angeles to work on visual effects in the X-Files movie. Eventually they formed… » 12/18/07 10:30am 12/18/07 10:30am