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

"The Crazies" Reinvents Military Horror For The 21st Century

On paper, The Crazies sounds like a B-grade cliche: Bioweapons-made zombies terrorize small town. But the movie defies expectations. The Crazies is a scary, smart thriller that tweaks its tropes and offers a non-preachy fable about the military's dark side. » 2/26/10 3:31pm 2/26/10 3:31pm

Paltrow Joins Soderbergh's Virus Thriller. Plus Tons Of Kick-Ass And…

Today's spoilers include pictures from "citizen superhero" epics Kick-Ass and Defendor. Gwyneth Paltrow may be joining Soderbergh's virus-panic movie. A Freaks And Geeks star joins Lost. Gamble talks Supernatural season six! Plus V, Smallville, Caprica and The Crazies spoilers. » 2/17/10 6:00am 2/17/10 6:00am

Villains Spill Thor And Green Hornet Details!

Welcome back to spoiler-land! Actors shed light on the battles in Thor and Green Hornet. There are Crazies/Kick-Ass posters and Toy Story/Despicable Me trailers. Plus Lost, Doctor Who, Supernatural and Caprica. » 2/16/10 6:00am 2/16/10 6:00am

New Crazies Poster: Less Crazy, More Back-Woods Target Practice

The remake of George Romero's Crazies has released its first teaser poster. While we're still excited for the mass virus-inspired murder session, the sign doesn't really convey "desperate infected town," but rather: "Bored kid with a BB gun." » 9/29/09 7:30am 9/29/09 7:30am

Creationism Is Science Fiction

Dinosaurs were in the Garden of Eden and only died out a few thousand years ago. That's the message of the $27 million Creation Museum, which opened in May in Kentucky. Science fiction author John Scalzi toured the museum the other day and discovered that dinosaurs
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Reading Scalzi's account, you slowly realize that…