Here's One Genre That Could Replace Post-Apocalyptic Stories

We're in the middle of a huge boom in post-apocalyptic storytelling, including some of the most acclaimed novels and some of the biggest media properties. Will the apocalypse ever stop? What could replace it? Here's one idea: Instead of the apocalypse, maybe we can start writing about colonizing other worlds, which… » 12/04/14 6:00pm 12/04/14 6:00pm

Work-Safe Trailer For The X-Rated Hunger Games Parody, The Humper Games

I don't know what's more surprising: That it took this long to get a Hunger Games porn parody, or that the spoof includes jokes about the debate over whether Hunger Games ripped off Battle Royale. Plus Jennifer's Lawrence's real-life nudes getting leaked online. See for yourself, in the trailer for The Humper Games. » 12/01/14 8:00pm 12/01/14 8:00pm

Bad Lip-Reading Turns Hunger Games: Catching Fire Into Musical Mayhem

There aren't many things that would get me to stop watching the new Force Awakens trailer over and over again, but a new Bad Lip-Reading is one of them. This time they bring Katniss' complete insanity and the cast's penchant for breaking into song to the forefront, and it's as hilariously ridiculous as usual. » 11/28/14 11:20am 11/28/14 11:20am

In The Brilliant New Hunger Games Film, Katniss Can't Escape The Arena

The third movie in the Hunger Games series is supposed to be the one where the frame pulls back and reveals a bigger world than the teen arena of the first two. Instead, Mockingjay Part 1 does something more daring: it shows how all of the dystopian land of Panem is just the Arena writ large. Minor spoilers ahead... » 11/21/14 9:00am 11/21/14 9:00am

Big Casting News for Jessica Jones, Once Upon a Time, And Orphan Black!

The list of possible Jessica Drews includes someone already playing a comic book character on TV. Once Upon a Time adds an Alias alum as a villain, and there's a picture of her in costume. Keanu Reeves may be starring in another thriller. And when will get answers on Agents of SHIELD? Spoilers now! » 11/20/14 6:00am 11/20/14 6:00am

In A Scary New Mockingjay Clip, Peeta Has A Message For Katniss

Uh-oh, here's the first look at Peeta's pleas from the Capitol. If you've read the book, you're already aware of what's going on here. But even without deeper knowledge, one thing is certain, Josh Hutcherson is a puppy pretending to be a human and we will do anything in our power to protect him. » 10/31/14 4:00pm 10/31/14 4:00pm

6 Types Of Movies We Never Want To See Again

Lately, every movie seems to be a sequel or reboot — but it doesn't stop there. Because the movie industry is increasingly dependent on creating franchises, we're seeing some bastardized forms, that are just designed to keep franchises alive. Here are six newfangled types of movies that we're already tired of. » 10/20/14 10:00am 10/20/14 10:00am

The 12 Weirdest Reasons For Banning Science Fiction and Fantasy Books

It's Banned Books Week! But people are trying to keep great books out of libraries and schools every hour of every day, year round. And often, people's reasons for challenging these titles are really, really... outlandish. Here are 12 SF and fantasy books that people have given incomprehensible reasons for banning. » 9/25/14 10:18am 9/25/14 10:18am

Photos Of A Game Of Thrones Reunion And Natalie Dormer In Hunger Games!

There are more shots of the Batmobile in action. How will Agents of SHIELD move past the slow pace of the first season? Firefly's Sean Maher is playing a doctor in space again. A movie no one remembers starts production on a sequel. And why are The Flash's special effects so special? Spoilers now! » 9/18/14 6:00am 9/18/14 6:00am

10 Lessons From Real-Life Revolutions That Fictional Dystopias Ignore

Today's genre books are full of future dystopias, which only have one weakness: teenagers. And everybody knows that most dystopias are kind of contrived. But here are 10 lessons from real-life rebellions against repressive regimes, that we wish the creators of fictional dystopias would pay attention to. » 9/15/14 10:11am 9/15/14 10:11am

This New Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 Trailer Is Stunningly Epic

Two things this new trailer for Mockingjay Part 1 trailer has over the San Diego Comic-Con teaser: 1) it has a lot more Katniss, and 2) it is epic as hell. We're already losing our minds that we're going to have to wait until November 20th, 2015, for Part 2, and Part 1 isn't due until this November! » 9/15/14 9:40am 9/15/14 9:40am