The Complete List Of Sources Avatar's Accused Of Ripping Off

Avatar finally ended its stretch as America's #1 movie, but people are continuing to point out sources that James Cameron borrowed from. It's become a national pastime, our version of Banshee-catching. We've rounded up 16 sources that Cameron allegedly nabbed. » 2/11/10 2:31pm 2/11/10 2:31pm

Where Are All The Space Pilgrims?

As the U.S. celebrates Thanksgiving and we all prepare to watch Avatar, yet another movie where we invade the aliens, it's worth asking: why aren't there any movies or TV shows where humans come in peace and try to coexist? » 11/26/09 1:00pm 11/26/09 1:00pm


Sept 15
An American Werewolf In London: Special Edition
Army of Darkness: Screwhead Edition
Two classic horror comedies, two re-releases. If you're forced to choose between the two, go for Werewolf; Darkness is more of a straight re-release. » 9/13/09 12:00pm 9/13/09 12:00pm

The io9 Guide To 2009's Fall DVD Releases

Last week, we told you about the movies reaching theaters this fall, but it has to be said: Sometimes, even just going to the theater seems like too much hassle. Here's what you can watch at home, instead. » 9/13/09 12:00pm 9/13/09 12:00pm

When We Crush The Aliens, What Type Of Oppressor Will You Be?

Pop culture has an important message for you: When we finally meet an alien race, whether they're cute blue cat people or garbage-eating Prawn people, we'll oppress the hell out of them. So what kind of oppressor will you be? » 9/01/09 12:20pm 9/01/09 12:20pm

Is This The Year We Have To Kill Cute Aliens?

Two new trailers for the Ashley-Tisdale-vs-cute-aliens epic Aliens In The Attic have come out, and they're making me wonder: Is this the year of movies about humans fighting cute aliens with big eyes? The second trailer includes a rundown of the movie's cutesy alien invaders. At least there's mind control. » 5/21/09 2:00pm 5/21/09 2:00pm

Which Underdog Movie Will Be The Summer's Biggest Sleeper Hit?

A lot of underdog movies are coming out this summer (and some of them will be just plain dogs.) Which of these scrappy up-and-comers will tear out your wallet with its bloody celluloid teeth? » 4/15/09 3:30pm 4/15/09 3:30pm

A Space Battle That Tears Through A Planet's Rings

Battle For Terra may be an overly simplistic story of evil humans attacking cute aliens, but the space-battle scenes will look gorgeous, judging from this newly released still. Two more images below. » 3/30/09 12:30pm 3/30/09 12:30pm

Terra May Take Post-Apocalyptic Cuteness Too Far

I really want to like Battle for Terra, the 3-D animated movie where survivors of a destroyed Earth argue over whether to conquer the way-too-cute peace-loving aliens. But this new trailer makes it really hard. » 2/19/09 6:30am 2/19/09 6:30am