In 1910, the plot of Alien went down in a local newspaper

Between the gargantuan frog steaks, the flying stegosauruses, and the giant mosquito robots, old-timey newspapers were a nightmarish fantasy realm where the Teapot Dome scandal may have well have been Warren G. Harding's scheme to build a utopian cloudopolis powered by Liptons. » 9/20/12 4:15pm 9/20/12 4:15pm

Finally, Some Giant Lizard Invaders With A Sense Of Rhythm

Great news! One of the great authors of our time, Daniel Manus Pinkwater, will finally be translated to the big screen. Pinkwater sold the movie rights to his awesome novel, Lizard Music » 10/24/08 3:42pm 10/24/08 3:42pm, to Tiny Dancer Films, which produced the movie . In , a young boy is left alone for two weeks, and sees giant lizards playing music …

Super-Fast Evolution Means Capricans Would be Hideous, Not Hot.

Brace yourselves, Battlestar fans: in real life Starbuck would probably be ugly as sin. Think more like a Ferengi, less like a supermodel. So would anyone else from the 12 Colonies, most likely. That's the implication of a new study of evolution here on Earth, which shows that natural selection can work at break-neck… » 4/24/08 9:30am 4/24/08 9:30am

The Truth Behind the V Franchise

We mentioned earlier that V might be heading back to television. The big news is that the book that could inspire this V resurgence will hit store shelves tomorrow. But how well to you remember this show and its creator? Creator Kenneth Johnson gave us the original Bionic Woman, and we all know how that recent retread… » 2/04/08 11:15am 2/04/08 11:15am