Everything Peter Jackson added to The Hobbit — with PROOF!

Now that it has been officially confirmed that Peter Jackson will be making a trilogy out of The Hobbit, everyone is asking one basic question. How is that possible? The Hobbit just isn't as big as Lord of the Rings. But Jackson has sworn up and down that there's plenty of material in the book's appendices that… » 8/01/12 2:25pm 8/01/12 2:25pm

Which new superhero will join Earth's Mightiest Heroes in The Avengers 2

After The Avengers made another $100 million at the box office this weekend, a sequel is simply a matter of time. And it sounds like Joss Whedon has a definite idea about whom he wants to add to the team... and it isn't another dude! » 5/14/12 6:00am 5/14/12 6:00am

Voodoo, superhuman criminals, and Elektra with absurd firearms run this…

Welcome back to Comics We Crave, where we take a look at the various readable wares that will be hitting your spinner rack tomorrow. And as you can see above, Mark Millar is back. » 3/20/12 12:10pm 3/20/12 12:10pm

The unmatched trippiness of Jim Henson's puppetry before the The Muppet…

It took several decades before the Muppets became the jovial mop-puppet hybrids we know and love today. Before they hung out with Alice Cooper and hosted wrestling competitions, the Muppets lived in a sometimes unsettling world full of hungry dismembered heads, Cookie Monster selling IBM computers, and Kermit… » 11/20/11 4:15pm 11/20/11 4:15pm

The very last Harry Potter deleted scenes you will ever see!

Now that the Harry Potter movies have come to an end, there's no more new Hogwarts footage, except for the deleted scenes from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2. Get all moony-eyed over Hermione and Ron one last time with the very last Hogwarts film you'll EVER see. » 10/28/11 4:19pm 10/28/11 4:19pm

Warehouse 13 and Eureka are back, plus an all-time classic makes its TV…

It may be the middle of summer, but Syfy doesn't care — they're premiering new seasons of Eureka and Warehouse 13, plus a new series. There's new True Blood, Futurama, Doctor Who, and more. Plus a classic movie's TV debut! » 7/05/10 9:00am 7/05/10 9:00am

Real World Brat Destroys Idiot's Beloved Zombie Magazine, Is Compared…

I learned something from Real World last night. There are zombie magazines, and destroying them makes you like Hitler. While the comparison's a stretch, I can relate to the anger. What type of attention-deprived beast would destroy something so precious? » 9/03/09 1:00pm 9/03/09 1:00pm

Monsters, The Rock, And Adults Trapped In Teen Bodies Flood Movie…

A monster from Big Man Japan is giving us the old eye-testicle wink, and we're lovin' it. The LA Times has a spread of new movie pics out, and we've picked the best. » 1/12/09 2:00pm 1/12/09 2:00pm

Clips From The Series Finale Of Stargate Atlantis

Television comes back after its long holiday nap, with the final Stargate Atlantis. We've got clips from the series finale to say goodbye Sheppard, Ronon, and sweet McKay... we'll miss you most of all. » 1/05/09 9:00am 1/05/09 9:00am

A Very Special Scifi Holiday Collection

The best part about the holidays, besides all the drinking and the crying, is the holiday specials, where everyone's favorite show gets jazzed up with cheer. Here are clips from some of our favorites.
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Do We Really Need Another Hitchhiker's Book?

Let's be honest here: the Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy » 9/17/08 2:43pm 9/17/08 2:43pm was a wonderful radio show, some 30 years ago. It managed to survive the transformation into a couple of decent books and a TV show, more or less intact. Everything since then has been less and less amusing, like a stand-up comic who started off funny but…

Meet The New Characters In Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

io9 got a sneak peek Star Wars: The Force Unleashed yesterday. The untold chapter between Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith and Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope follows a new Sith apprentice who dodges rebels and Stormtroopers alike. Get a sampling of the story line, meet some new characters (and find out… » 5/01/08 11:40am 5/01/08 11:40am

Trapped On A Post-Apocalyptic Highway, In A Robot Truck

All of a sudden, I'm desperate to read Junot Diaz's new science fiction novel — just as soon as he can finish it. Diaz, who just won the Pulitzer Prize for The Brief And Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao, a book littered with nerdy references to Star Wars and comics, shared a brief excerpt from his new novel-in-progress, … » 4/16/08 3:30pm 4/16/08 3:30pm