Why cloning is a terrible way to bring your pet dog back from the dead

This weekend, Frankenweenie is teaching children about the wonders of brining your beloved pooch back from the dead. We may not have perfected doggie resurrections by electroshock, but some folks have tried to bring their dogs back from the dead (or at least create a genetic facsimile), through cloning. But in addition … » 10/07/12 7:00am 10/07/12 7:00am

Grant Morrison wants to write a Doctor Who episode. Plus Guillermo del …

James Gunn talks casting for Guardians of the Galaxy. Guillermo del Toro offers updates on Frankenstein and The Hulk TV show. Will a Doctor Who companion appear in Star Trek Into Darkness after all? Falling Skies elects its president, and he's a former Star Trek officer. And Arrow reveals its first look at the DC… » 10/04/12 6:00am 10/04/12 6:00am

We can't stop listening to Karen O's Frankenweenie love ballad

We're completely obsessed with Karen O's contribution to Tim Burton's Frankenweenie soundtrack. It's sweet, poppy, retains the Oooweeeeoooohs from old timey black and white horror flicks, and sounds like it was stitched together from great love songs of our past (Mickey & Sylvia's "Love Is Strange" and maybe even a bit… » 8/21/12 12:40pm 8/21/12 12:40pm

Will the man behind Super and Slither direct Marvel's Guardians of the…

Marvel Studios is considering another intriguing offbeat choice to direct the studio's weirdest movie yet. The Captain America sequel is close to finding its female lead. Plus awesome casting updates for Iron Man 3, Game of Thrones, Revolution, and Warehouse 13! » 8/20/12 6:00am 8/20/12 6:00am

Has the Neuromancer adaptation found two major stars for its most…

Karl Urban reveals where a Dredd sequel could go. Check out new TV spots for Total Recall and Skyfall. The cast and crew reveal what's next on season three of The Walking Dead. Plus some American Horror Story casting updates! » 7/30/12 6:00am 7/30/12 6:00am

Tim Burton shows his childhood scars in Frankenweenie

Frankenweenie was the short film that got Tim Burton fired at Disney all those years ago — and now he's turning it into a full-length film. Not only is it a passion project for him, it's pretty obviously the silliest thing he's done in forever. We saw the first two clips from the film, and heard Tim Burton talk about… » 7/12/12 4:33pm 7/12/12 4:33pm

Upcoming Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies That Aren't Remakes,…

They're rebooting Spider-Man. They're remaking Total Recall. Sometimes, when you're in the middle of summer movie craziness, it can seem like every movie is based on an already-existing movie. But that's not really true — there are actually tons of genre movies in development that are new concepts, at least as far as… » 6/27/12 11:15am 6/27/12 11:15am