The Gender-Swapped Queen Kong Is Basically The Most Ridiculous Movie

Ray Fay gets dressed up in a pink boa and shiny pants and fed to Queen Kong, who falls in love with him. Then the giant ape fights a T-rex for the man she loves, in this completely bonkers clip from the movie Queen Kong. The best bit is where he teaches Queen Kong how to kick a dinosaur in the nuts. » 1/13/15 7:02pm 1/13/15 7:02pm

R.I.P. Carlo Rambaldi, the Special Effects Wizard Who Brought E.T. and Other Aliens to Life

This week, we reflected on movies that gave us a sense of wonder, and Carlo Rambaldi was a big part of creating science fiction movie wonder. The practical special effects artist, who passed away yesterday at the age of 86, brought E.T., the original Alien xenomorph, the Close Encounters of the Third Kind Greys, and… » 8/11/12 8:00am 8/11/12 8:00am

George R.R. Martin's A Dance With Dragons is really done

Earlier today, when George R.R. Martin posted a picture of a dead King Kong on his blog, many of us wondered what it might mean. And we reached the reasonable conclusion that Martin had been reaching new levels of success in his side career as a hunter of mega-primates. But no — in fact, Martin has actually finished A… » 4/27/11 2:58pm 4/27/11 2:58pm