I Origins Shows That The Science Vs. Spirituality Debate Is Played Out

Writer-director Mike Cahill made an impression with Another Earth, which used a science-fiction premise as the backdrop for a personal story. In his second feature, I Origins, the science-fictional premise is front and center — and you can see the downside of trying to tell a personal story about huge science-fiction… » 7/18/14 2:30pm 7/18/14 2:30pm

I Origins Went To Insane Lengths To Get Its Science Right

Mike Cahill's new movie I Origins, out tomorrow, is about a molecular biologist studying the evolution of the human eye. And Cahill tells io9 he was absolutely determined to get the science right — not just having scientific advisers, but giving them headphones and planting them in front of monitors on set. » 7/17/14 10:39am 7/17/14 10:39am

A Closer Look At I Origins, The New Film From Another Earth's Director

Mike Cahill's Another Earth was one of the most thought-provoking and gut-punching indie movies of the last few years. And now Cahill is back with I Origins, a complex thriller about the origins of life that's already sparking lots of debate. And we've got nine exclusive images! » 6/27/14 10:40am 6/27/14 10:40am

Sundance 2014 Roundup: Which New Indie Movie Will Rock Your Theater?

In years past, the Sundance festival has helped to break the movies that we've wound up falling in love with. Movies like Robot & Frank and Upstream Color. So with this year's Sundance in full swing, which movies are you going to be hearing more about? We've rounded up some early reviews. » 1/20/14 3:34pm 1/20/14 3:34pm

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

Another Earth proves the hardest thing is living with yourself

In the new movie Another Earth, a duplicate of our own planet appears from the far side of the sun, and starts moving towards "our" Earth. This could be the set-up for a disaster movie, or a story of war between Earths. » 7/22/11 9:00am 7/22/11 9:00am

Secrets of Another Earth, the Science Fiction Movie that Rocked Sundance

Chances are, you've been hearing about Another Earth for months. It's the science fiction film with the tiny budget that wowed Sundance and won the Sloane Award. It's the introspective movie with a huge concept. It's a triumph of storytelling over razzle-dazzle. » 7/18/11 12:47pm 7/18/11 12:47pm

What would you say to win a trip to a second Earth?

If you had to write an essay to win a free ticket on the first spaceship going to our twin planet, what would you say? That's what this exclusive clip from the new movie Another Earth asks. » 6/30/11 12:58pm 6/30/11 12:58pm

All new clips from X-Men: First Class, Super 8, Transformers: Dark of…

After approximately thirty years of rumors and speculations, The Dark Knight Rises is really happening. Another X-Men: First Class villain speaks. The man with a brain the size of Kent has joined The Hobbit. Plus new Amazing Spider-Man set photos! » 5/20/11 6:00am 5/20/11 6:00am

Which summer movie will be this year's surprise hit?

Every summer, there's at least one movie underdog that takes audiences by storm. A movie that doesn't belong to an established series or feature a fan-favorite character, but still wins us over. A hit original amongst sequels and reboots. » 5/03/11 2:02pm 5/03/11 2:02pm

Haunting new trailer for Another Earth shows the duplicate Earth that…

What would you do if one day, another planet Earth just appeared right in the middle of the sky? Mike Cahill's Another Earth focuses on how this cosmic event changes the lives of two ordinary people. » 4/21/11 4:14pm 4/21/11 4:14pm

28 Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies That Could Rock Your Summer

Could this be the biggest movie summer of all time? It's sure looking like it. Almost every weekend features at least one, and maybe two or three, movies with a science fiction, fantasy or comics pedigree. » 4/18/11 2:14pm 4/18/11 2:14pm

Junkyard gang The Ghosts are bringing trouble to your suburb

It's The Outsiders meets The Garbage Pail Kids with a pinch of Walter Hill's The Warriors. Watch as The Ghosts start a suburban gang war. Plus, check out a new 11-11-11 trailer. The end of days has a date! » 3/27/11 3:00pm 3/27/11 3:00pm

All the science fiction films from Sundance that you'll be raving about…

Sundance begins today! In past years, the festival brought us great science fiction films such as Splice and Moon. But what will be this year's smash indie success? Here's a list of likely suspects. » 1/20/11 5:01pm 1/20/11 5:01pm