​Captain Mal and the Serenity finally fly again in This Week's Comics

Yes, the fan-favorite Firefly crew are finally back in action, thanks to Dark horse's new series, while the Dredd movie gets a comic sequel as well. Plus Snowpiercer, super-Brits, Captain Jane T. Kirk (really!) and more, all in this week's comics! » 1/28/14 1:42pm 1/28/14 1:42pm

Why does every story have to be an Earth-shattering epic?

Lately, it seems like every story has to be massive, or nobody cares. Every Doctor Who story is about saving the entire universe. The latest Hobbit movie seemed to be trying to be a Lord of the Rings-style saga. Every action movie needs global stakes. Can we talk about our epic epidemic? » 12/24/13 8:00am 12/24/13 8:00am

12 Great Science Fiction Actors Who Don't Get Enough Props

Science fiction is an actor's dream. The genre has created some breakout stars, like Harrison Ford, but it's also turned scores of working actors into beloved fan-favorites, who work the convention circuit. But here are 12 great science fiction actors who swing for the fences, and just don't get the appreciation they… » 5/17/13 10:31am 5/17/13 10:31am

Fan movie Judge Minty looks even better than Karl Urban's Dredd

The very first trailer for Judge Minty blew us away with a bad ass look inside Mega-City One. Fan and filmmaker Steven Sterlacchini has now released another trailer for his Judge Dredd inspired work, which looks way more fun than the Karl Urban movie — and we liked that flick. » 3/29/13 1:53pm 3/29/13 1:53pm

10 Decent Movies That Were Doomed by Unfair Memes

Sometimes a movie sparks everybody's imagination months before it comes out. When a film gets talked about, that's usually a good thing — and it's an even better thing when it becomes the subject of memes and ideas. Unless those memes totally misrepresent what the movie's about, and wind up killing all interest in… » 1/17/13 11:10am 1/17/13 11:10am

12 Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies That Are Just Pure Nonstop Fun

Many of our favorite movies feature quiet, introspective moments or deep philosophical discussions in between the scenes where everything is exploding and everyone is running in every possible direction. And that's great. But sometimes, you just want a movie that hits the ground running, and keeps running at top speed, … » 11/30/12 10:05am 11/30/12 10:05am

Brand new Dredd concept art includes a very different psychic showdown …

One of the most shocking parts of Dredd was the psychic battle between Judge Anderson and a particularly loathsome drug dealer, who tried to give her the same treatment the Reman Viceroy gave Deanna Troi — and she fights back, basically pwning him. Now the movie's VFX Art Director, Neil Miller, has posted some concept… » 9/26/12 2:11pm 9/26/12 2:11pm

There'll probably never be another Judge Dredd movie

He may be the law, but Judge Dredd has been overruled at the box office. Dredd didn't even meet the studio's lowball estimates of $9 million to $10 million in its first weekend in the United States, pulling in an estimated $6.3 million instead. And it hasn't even done well enough in the U.K. and other European… » 9/24/12 6:20am 9/24/12 6:20am

The One Crucial Test That Any Judge Dredd Movie MUST Pass

A movie about Judge Dredd needs to do a bunch of things, just to be a decent movie in its own right. You need insane action. You need a portrayal of Judge Joe Dredd that lives up to the hard-as-granite, sleeps-with-his-helmet-on original. You need crazy villains. But there's one all-important test that any Judge Dredd… » 9/21/12 8:00am 9/21/12 8:00am

Everything You Need To Know About Judge Dredd

If your experience with Judge Dredd has been limited to famous Anthrax songs, not famous Human League songs, and watching the 1995 Sylvester Stallone movie hungover on basic cable on Sunday afternoons, know that Mega-City One's top cop has a complex (and rather wacky) pedigree. Here's a crash course on why Dredd is the … » 9/20/12 11:45am 9/20/12 11:45am

Top 11 Essential Judge Dredd Stories

Now that Judge Dredd is starring in a movie that does his legend justice, we all have an opportunity to rediscover our love for Mega-City One's finest lawman. But how can you get past the broad-brush stereotype of a helmeted future-cop who shouts "I am the Law" on a motorcycle? The truth is, Judge Dredd and his world are … » 9/18/12 9:00am 9/18/12 9:00am

Dredd concept art gives us a closer look at Mega-City One

Most of the upcoming Dredd movie takes place indoors, inside the mega-apartment complex Peach Trees. But that doesn't mean that we won't get a taste of Mega-City One and the Cursed Earth. Thanks to visual development shop Framestore, we get an early peek at Mega-City One, plus a few looks at the concept stages of Judge … » 9/09/12 2:00pm 9/09/12 2:00pm

Henry Cavill truly is Superman. Plus everything you need to know…

Sherlock's main director finds Frankenstein. Emily Blunt reveals what makes her Looper character so special. Zachary Quinto raves about the Star Trek sequel. Daniel Craig has plenty more James Bond left in him. Plus Dredd, Resident Evil: Retribution, and more! » 9/07/12 6:00am 9/07/12 6:00am