First Tantalizing Clues About The Storyline For Star Trek 3!

Have all the Star Wars auditions we've been hearing about for months just been for new TV shows? Set photos may show the return of a classic series monster to Doctor Who. Roberto Orci describes Sleepy Hollow's season two villains. And are the Lego Movie directors taking over Ghostbusters 3? Spoilers now! » 3/21/14 6:00am 3/21/14 6:00am

Ivan Reitman Will Not Be Directing Ghostbusters 3

Shortly after the passing of the great Harlold Ramis, it became apparent that Hollywood hadn't given up the ghost on Ghostbusters 3. The silver lining on this news was always the attachment of the Ghostbusters' original director Ivan Reitman, but now he's abandoning the long-awaited sequel. » 3/19/14 9:00am 3/19/14 9:00am

Despite Harold Ramis' death, Ghostbusters 3 is still moving forward

Hollywood has refused to give up on the idea of a new Ghostbusters sequel for decades now. But even the recent passing of original star and screenwriter Harold Ramis hasn't derailed the project, as director Ivan Reitman is reportedly meeting with Sony to discuss how to adapt the script following Ramis' death. » 2/26/14 9:40am 2/26/14 9:40am

What It's Like to Watch Ghostbusters for the First Time

When Harold Ramis passed yesterday, we—like most of you—shared our favorite memories and moments from his works, our own way of memorializing a great man we'd never met. It didn't take long to uncover the fact that while Groundhog Day is one of my favorite movies, I had a shameful secret. I've never seen Ghostbusters.… » 2/25/14 3:19pm 2/25/14 3:19pm

10 Forgotten Secrets of Great Movie-making From The 80s

Everybody wants to recapture the glory days of 80s movies these days. Everywhere you look, they're remaking 80s classics or paying homage to the motifs of the Reagan era. But there's still something about the 80s that remains unique and special. Here are 10 things movies were good at in the 80s that they struggle at… » 2/11/14 10:10am 2/11/14 10:10am

​The Ghostbusters become their own X-File in Conspiracy

When The X-Files' Lone Gunmen receive a mysterious file warning them about supernatural phenomena that haven't happened yet, they begin investigating — and their first stop is a certain firehouse in New York City in IDW's new crossover Conspiracy. Plus, new Elfquest, the end of The Unwritten, and the worst high school… » 1/21/14 1:40pm 1/21/14 1:40pm

The Very Best Dick Jokes from Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies

The new apocalyptic comedy This Is The End is a treasure trove of dick jokes. But science fiction and fantasy have a long and proud history of wang-based humor. Here are the greatest dick jokes (intentional or unintentional) from throughout the history of science fiction and fantasy movies. » 6/13/13 3:22pm 6/13/13 3:22pm

Insanely detailed Ghostbusters documentary gives Slimer ADD

Did you know that Slimer is really a metaphor for ADD? The exceptionally detailed (and a little nutty) documentary Spook Central takes a page from The Shining's ridiculously detailed movie dissection Room 237 and just analyzes the crap out of Ghostbusters. It's kind of hilarious. » 6/11/13 9:20am 6/11/13 9:20am

10 Movies That Should Become Spinoff TV Series Right Now

Some of our favorite TV series started as movies, like Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles. Heck even Zombieland is currently under development as an original series for Amazon. But what other movies are ripe for a TV spinoff? We've got a list of films with amazing small screen potential. Hollywood, stop futzing… » 2/07/13 10:45am 2/07/13 10:45am

Listen to the real, undubbed voice of Ghostbusters II's Vigo the…

Vigo, the ghostly, painting-bound tyrant of Ghostbusters II was played on screen by boxer Wilhelm von Homburg, but, discontent with Homburg's voice work, the filmmakers brought in Max Von Sydow to perform Vigo's lines in an uncredited role. Just how did Homburg's voice acting stack up against the Exorcist star's?… » 1/19/13 2:00pm 1/19/13 2:00pm

Minor character movie posters imagine the untold stories of Nazgûls,…

In this week's Something Awful Photoshop Phriday, SA invited its community of photo-editing jokesters to come up with movie posters starring minor characters. Some of the results are quite inspired. I'm waiting for the Band of Nazgûls miniseries to pop up on HBO. Some of our favorites are below. Check out the whole set… » 1/13/13 9:30am 1/13/13 9:30am

10 of the Most Pointless Action Figures Ever Made

We've all known the joy and insanity of action figure addiction. When you really love a particular superhero comic or TV show, there's nothing cooler than owning a tiny plastic approximation of your heroes. But you know you've hit rock bottom when you start amassing figures that have absolutely no purpose, and no way… » 1/04/13 11:20am 1/04/13 11:20am