Weird Al's Game Of Thrones Parody Was The Highlight Of the Emmys

Yes, a lot of people were honored for their television accomplishments during last night's Emmy awards, but the award for most entertaining part of the Emmys goes to Weird Al Yankovic for his medley of television theme song parodies, including one for Game of Thrones. » 8/26/14 8:40am 8/26/14 8:40am

The 300 sequel is desperately trying to remind you it exists

There's a new trailer for the 300 sequel The Legend of Curly's Gold Rise of an Empire, and it's sad that this once proud franchise has traded its trademark quiet introspection and examination of the human condition for such bombast. Naw, I'm just kiddin', both movies are about half-naked dudes killing each other. » 12/04/13 11:20am 12/04/13 11:20am

The Purge clips show the downside to legalizing crime. Who knew?

These clips from The Purge take you inside the one night of the year that humanity is allowed to wear masks and kill each other. » 5/30/13 1:00pm 5/30/13 1:00pm

New images from Dredd show off Lena Headey's villainous Ma-Ma

We've seen depictions of Mega-City One' s citizens in slow motion — now check out the actual city and its most dangerous inhabitant, Ma-Ma. Dredd has just dropped a bunch of stills showing the slums of Peach Trees Tower (where much of the film takes place) and a full-face shot of Lena Headey as the film's antagonist. … » 7/20/12 9:45am 7/20/12 9:45am

Dredd is a brutal action flick with both a high body count and a brain

Tonight we got our first look at Dredd, the rebooted adaptation of Britain's favorite dystopian super-cop, Judge Dredd. Yes, this movie is ultra-violent, and no, Karl Urban doesn't take his helmet off. But amidst the bullets and blood, Dredd leaves some questions about its heroes' role in their dystopian society while… » 7/12/12 2:31am 7/12/12 2:31am

A Dr. McNinja video game, a Star Trek jazz album, and a fairy tale…

Looking for a few projects to fund this week? We've got some intriguing projects still searching for some generous patrons: a video game based on The Adventures of Dr. McNinja, an album filled with Star Trek jazz covers, a collection of racially diverse fantasy artwork, and a Grimm Fairy Tale animated series, with… » 4/15/12 12:00pm 4/15/12 12:00pm

Americans will get the new Judge Dredd movie 10 months after the Brits…

We may be getting Torchwood a few days ahead of the U.K., but when it comes to the greatest lawman in Mega-City One, Americans are getting shafted. » 7/23/11 7:30am 7/23/11 7:30am

Awesome Monster-Killing Clip of the Day: Sarah Connor and Jin Versus an…

Sometimes you just need to end the day with some explosions and some people killing weird mega-bats. Here's an awesome sequence from the movie The Cave, in which a bunch of humans take out a nest of hybrid Orc/Cloverfield Monsters. » 3/24/11 5:30pm 3/24/11 5:30pm

New extended look at Game of Thrones slices through the drama, with…

This new extended trailer for Game of Thrones actually starts explaining who these characters are, and what sort of awesome will be spewing from their mouths. » 3/01/11 9:50am 3/01/11 9:50am

Lena Heady to take on Judge Dredd as head she-villain?

Sarah Connor is finally going to see the future — sort of. Rumor has it Lena Headey, the fantastic Sarah Connor from The Sarah Connor Chronicles will be the big bad in the brand new Judge Dredd movie, Dredd. » 1/11/11 3:28pm 1/11/11 3:28pm

Who Cracked Lena Headey's Head?

She may have battled Terminators and helped to lead the Spartans, but it turns out that Lena Headey was a lot more fragile than any of us realized. This new poster for The Broken, a new horror thriller from the director of Cashback, is already annoying people. But the film itself sounds like it could be intriguing,… » 12/09/08 10:35am 12/09/08 10:35am

Save The Sarah Connor Chronicles: Kill John Connor!

Click to view » 9/22/08 2:30pm 9/22/08 2:30pmI'm beginning to have a radical idea about how to fix : What if the mysterious death that's coming up this year is John Connor's? What do you do when the guy who's supposed to be the savior of mankind, the leader of the resistance and our hope for the future, bites the dust? That would be a pretty…

Where Does Sarah Connor Go When She Comes Undone?

It's not easy to be Sarah Connor. Not only is she a "post-modern Virgin Mary," but her future-savior son is going through a punky phase in season two of the Sarah Connor Chronicles » 8/28/08 11:51am 8/28/08 11:51am. The TV show will put its bad-ass heroine through a pretty hellish time in its second season. But the good news is, it sounds as though…

How To Make "Sarah Connor" More Like "Sopranos"

Everyone agrees it'll be tough to make Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles stretch out over five or six years of killer-robot-of-the-week episodes. Zap2It's Daniel Fienberg has a suggestion: Make it more like The Sopranos with killer robots, a show about ordinary, fucked-up people living with the constant fear of… » 1/16/08 9:00am 1/16/08 9:00am

Sarah Connor Is Bionic Woman's Meaner Big Sister

Sarah Connor uses a motorcycle as a projectile weapon in this great set piece from last night's Sarah Connor Chronicles. Compare that with this lame motorcycle-fu clip from the last Bionic Woman, where the whole sequence is just a set-up for a dumb PMS joke. It's a good reminder that even though Sarah Connor once… » 1/15/08 12:20pm 1/15/08 12:20pm

Why Did They Wimpify Sarah Connor?

Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles has all the ingredients for an awesome ride: Lena Headey's angry commando mom, widescreen action sequences — and naked Summer Glau kicking ass, in this clip. We won't know for a while if the show can sustain this level of excitement every week. For now, though, we're psyched —… » 1/14/08 8:20am 1/14/08 8:20am

io9 Talks to the Makers (and Star) of the Sarah Connor Chronicles

io9 spoke with star Lena Headey and producer James Middleton of Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles today to try and torture secrets out of them, Skynet-style. Luckily, we also sent robot duplicates of ourselves back in time to infiltrate the set while they were filming, and to take out the future leader of the… » 1/07/08 2:40pm 1/07/08 2:40pm