Toys R Us pulls Breaking Bad figures from sale after angry petition

As the collector's market for action figures has grown, it's been unsurprising to see the rise of toys based on 'adult' properties - almost everything has action figures these days. But after a Florida mother saw Breaking Bad toys in her local Toys R Us, media attention has seen the figures pulled from shelves. »10/22/14 4:05pm10/22/14 4:05pm


Total Recall is not a fantasy you want implanted in your brain

Total Recall is like Bourne Identity met Blade Runner, then had an ugly tabloid breakup followed by a nervous breakdown and a tell-all book. This remake of the 1990 cult classic Total Recall has all the ingredients of greatness, but squanders them. The result is an opulent film, packed with shiny details, that never… »8/03/12 12:31pm8/03/12 12:31pm

Bryan Cranston creates the scariest drug of all, in Total Recall

Besides the hot exploding robot action the one thing we're most looking forward to in the Total Recall remake is watching Bryan Cranston go off the rails as the big bad Vilos Cohaagen. So just how bad is Cranston's Cohaagen, what does he want now that this version of Total Recall is set on Earth (not Mars), and… »7/23/12 5:51pm7/23/12 5:51pm

We talk to the cast of Breaking Bad about science, swearing, and Saul Goodman

Tomorrow, the acclaimed "high school chemistry teacher turned meth kingpin" drama Breaking Bad returns for its final stretch of episodes. But at the San Diego Comic-Con today, the show's cast and creator Vince Gilligan were on hand to answer io9's most quasi-pressing questions. Here's what we learned. »7/14/12 6:35pm7/14/12 6:35pm

Bryan Cranston explains why he's bringing suave villainy back for Total Recall

We were lucky enough to spend 40 minutes with Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston, in between takes on his latest movie Total Recall. We found out everything we could about the final fate of Walter White, plus how he tackled the role of legendary astronaut Buzz Aldrin. And just how Cranston's version of Total Recall's »6/13/12 6:09pm6/13/12 6:09pm

How does Total Recall update Arnold's original movie? Clues From Our Set Visit!

We were invited to visit the set while Len Wiseman was filming his version of Philip K. Dick's We Can Remember It for You Wholesale better known as Total Recall in the cinemas. So how does it compare with the classic Paul Verhoeven picture? It's completely different, thankfully. After poking about through the sets… »6/12/12 3:27pm6/12/12 3:27pm

First Batman: Year One Clip: "Gentlemen. You've eaten well. But your feast is nearly over."

One of the greatest scenes in Frank Miller's graphic novel Batman: Year One is the dinner party that Batman crashes, in which he warns Gotham's rich and mighty that from this moment on, none of them is safe. Now you can watch that scene brought to life, in the first clip from the Batman: Year One direct-to-DVD… »9/21/11 1:38pm9/21/11 1:38pm