James Gunn On The Movies You Must Watch Before Guardians Of The Galaxy

Earlier this month, Marvel released a Guardians of the Galaxy mixtape loaded with tunes from the '70s that will also serve as half of the film's soundtrack. It really helps set the tone for the film, so we asked director James Gunn to do the same thing with movies people should watch. » 7/22/14 12:00pm Yesterday 12:00pm

All The Wildest Secrets In The New Guardians of the Galaxy Trailer

The latest trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy makes a strong case that we're looking at the summer's most fun movie, bar none. But it's also jam-packed with complicated mythos and backstory. So let's break it down, screencap by screencap, gif by gif, and unravel the secrets of Starlord, Rocket Raccoon and the gang. » 5/19/14 3:46pm 5/19/14 3:46pm

30 Cult Movies That Absolutely Everybody Must See

A great cult movie is like a weird underground discovery, that feels so strange and wonderful, you suspect that you're the first person ever to appreciate it properly. But certain cult films have acquired fame and influence to rival any blockbuster, and have become part of our shared vocabulary. Here are 30 essential… » 3/07/14 11:48am 3/07/14 11:48am

Everything You Need to Know About That Guardians of the Galaxy Trailer

The first proper trailer for Marvel's comedy space-opera Guardians of the Galaxy blew our minds last night, inspiring comparisons to Farscape and The Fifth Element. But who are all these people, and what's their deal? We've broken down the trailer frame by frame, to give you a Who's Who on the Guardians and their… » 2/19/14 9:00am 2/19/14 9:00am

Behold Michael Rooker as a blue alien in Guardians of the Galaxy

We started seeing Marvel's space opera movie Guardians of the Galaxy in a whole new light, when a battery of badass aliens started showing up on set. But the latest image is the first, real look we're getting at one of the main characters in full Guardians of the Galaxy getup. Behold Michael Rooker's big blue… » 8/27/13 12:16pm 8/27/13 12:16pm

All the Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Can't Miss in August!

Summer movie season is pretty much over — but books are just getting started. This month's books include bracing space opera, poignant magical realism, dark subversive futures, epic fantasy. And most of all, lots and lots of mind-blowing action. Here are all the books you can't afford to sleep on in August. » 8/01/13 1:36pm 8/01/13 1:36pm