10 Greatest Rappers Who Starred in Science Fiction and Fantasy Films

In space, nobody can hear you freestyle. But that hasn't stopped some of hip-hop's greatest legends from appearing in some classic science fiction and fantasy movies. From battling killer sharks to fighting off ghosts on Mars, some of our favorite rappers have also become some of our favorite SF heroes. » 2/17/11 10:35am 2/17/11 10:35am

Best And Worst SF/Fantasy Movies Of 2009

This was a year of extremes: huge CG-heavy spectacles and low-budget gems. Most of all, 2009 made us feel the boundaries of cinema were stretched... for good and ill. Here are the 10 best and 10 worst films of 2009. » 12/30/09 2:41pm 12/30/09 2:41pm

Crank Creators + Television = Zeroes

How can the creators of Crank and Gamer bring their frenetic brand of over-the-top action fantasy to network television? By coming up with a show that cuts straight to the panicked, violent conclusion each and every episode. » 11/02/09 1:30pm 11/02/09 1:30pm


We're already into September, which means that you've already not only had a chance to get a peek at what movies are being released, but also have possibly already seen at least one of them, and that would be... » 9/06/09 12:00pm 9/06/09 12:00pm

The io9 Guide To 2009's Fall Movies

The days are already getting shorter and colder, which sounds like the ideal time to start considering spending evenings at your local multiplex, taking advantage of comfy chairs and large screens. But what movies should you see? Here's our guide. » 9/06/09 12:00pm 9/06/09 12:00pm

"Gamer" Is a Sex and Violence Epic With Balls

The awesomeness of exploitation flick Gamer is going to surprise you. Packed with insane violence, decadent sex, and (yes!) musical numbers, the movie is a blood-dark satire of futuristic videogame culture that will push all your buttons. Spoilers ahead! » 9/04/09 6:18pm 9/04/09 6:18pm

Gamer's Lady Puppet Talks Sexy Nanotech Dressup

Amber Valletta talks about getting forcibly sexed up for her gross, futuristic "user" in the ultra-violent future wold of Gamer, the movie she wouldn't let her son see. » 9/02/09 1:23pm 9/02/09 1:23pm

God Joins Supernatural's Apocalyptic Battle, Plus More Sexy Images from…

Supernatural's apocalypse gets a few new players, including the Four Horsemen and God. Gamer gets a few more bikini-clad pictures, and Kick-Ass gets an animated sequence. Plus, The Vampire's Assistant, Stargate Universe, The Host 2, FlashForward, Fringe, and Defying Gravity. » 9/02/09 6:00am 9/02/09 6:00am

32 Heroes Who Must Play A Deadly Game — Or Die!

Everybody loves playing games — except when you're forced to by aliens, or your futuristic prison warden, or superpowerful beings. This Friday, Gerard Butler's forced to play and/or die in Gamer. But here are 32 other deadly-game stories, with clips. » 9/01/09 4:43pm 9/01/09 4:43pm

A Bevvy of Mind-Controlled Lady Puppets From "Gamer"

A new batch of stills from the virtual reality death trap videogame flick Gamer show the NSFW parties that are only possible when the host controls his guests' minds. » 9/01/09 7:00am 9/01/09 7:00am

Sneak Peeks At Surrogates, Dollhouse, Supernatural, Warehouse 13 And…

Today's spoilers include detailed descriptions of some Bruce Willis/Surrogates action footage. New clips from Dollhouse, Supernatural and Warehouse 13. Another comics transplant on Smallville. Plus Gamer, 9, 2012, Doctor Who, Lost, Fringe, FlashForward, True Blood, Stargate Universe and Chuck spoilers! » 9/01/09 6:00am 9/01/09 6:00am

Doctor Who's New TARDIS Revealed!

A new Doctor means a new TARDIS, and we've got all the rumored design details. Better Off Ted features genetic matchmaking, and Zombieland offers more survival rules. Plus Iron Man 2, Gamer, Astro Boy, Hobbit, Smallville, and Supernatural spoilers. » 8/26/09 6:00am 8/26/09 6:00am

New Gamer Trailer Shows You How To Use Jazz Hands To Control Your…

The latest trailer for Gamer gives us the run-down on all the virtual amenities available to the rich — who own human puppets, which they can control via Bob Fosse choreography. Check out Michael C. Hall's moves. » 8/24/09 8:00am 8/24/09 8:00am

Wolverine 2 Sexiness, Gamer Hot-Wiring, And Maybe A Peek At The Tenth…

Hugh Jackman talks Wolverine's lovers (plural!) and there's a scorching new Gamer clip. ScarJo talks Iron Man 2, and Chris Pine talks Trek 2. Plus some awesome Dollhouse and Doctor Who hints. Also: Stargate, Heroes, Warehouse and True Blood spoilers! » 8/13/09 6:00am 8/13/09 6:00am

One Star Trek Star Won't Be Back, But One Surprising Iron Man Character…

Spoilers come from everywhere, despite what the Answer Bitch says: Marvel spills Iron Man info, a Star Trek star talks sequels, and there's Avatarfootage details. Plus Time Traveler's Wife, Gamer, Jennifer's Body, [Rec] 2, New Moon, Lost, Dollhouse and Smallville. » 8/03/09 6:00am 8/03/09 6:00am

Feige Talks Iron Man 2, Rodriguez Talks Predators, And Cameron Lets His…

Today's spoilers include an Avatar set pic, an Iron Man 2 set report, and major Predators dirt. Michelle Rodriguez and Bridget Moynihan join Battle: L.A. Plus New Moon nudity, Gamer explosions, G.I. Joe nano-wackiness, and Splice dysfunctionality. And Fringe/Lost casting! » 7/31/09 6:00am 7/31/09 6:00am

Boobs, Balls And Batman: Comic Con Badvertising

There's advertising — and then there's badvertising, and we saw a lot of the latter at Comic Con. So we rounded up some of the most epic of the weekend's advertising fails for you. » 7/28/09 12:30pm 7/28/09 12:30pm

The Meaning Of Gamer's Raver Porn Revealed

What's the deal with those candy-haired ravers from Gamer we posted a picture of a while back? Writer/directors Brian Taylor and Mark Neveldine explained their sleazy secret at Comic Con, and it has to do (not surprisingly) with gaming. Spoilers... » 7/24/09 8:20am 7/24/09 8:20am

New Videos From Gamer, G.I. Joe And Time Traveler's Wife, Plus The Plot…

Spoilers go on forever! The producer of Asteroids explains that movie's plot. Plus there's a new Gamer clip, and a predatory new Jennifer's Body pic. Also: G.I. Joe, G-Force, The Prisoner, Time Traveler's Wife, Green Hornet and 2012 spoilers! » 7/24/09 6:00am 7/24/09 6:00am

ScarJo Is Smoking In New Iron Man 2 Stills, While Doctor Who's Fires…

ScarJo brings the full-on bombshell as the Black Widow, in a new Iron Man still. A G.I. Joe poster features Storm Shadow unmasked. Doctor Who set pics include an emotional moment. Plus Gamer, Book Of Eli, Kick-Ass and Fringe spoilers. » 7/22/09 6:00am 7/22/09 6:00am