12 Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies That Are Just Pure Nonstop Fun

Many of our favorite movies feature quiet, introspective moments or deep philosophical discussions in between the scenes where everything is exploding and everyone is running in every possible direction. And that's great. But sometimes, you just want a movie that hits the ground running, and keeps running at top… » 11/30/12 10:05am 11/30/12 10:05am

Luc Besson adapting classic time-travel comic created by Fifth Element

Will Luc Besson finally make another movie in the inimitable style of The Fifth Element? People have been wondering for years — and if the Besson-produced Lockout didn't scratch your itch, then there's cause to hope. Besson is set to write and direct an English-language adaptation of Valerian, a comic about a hero who… » 7/01/12 10:00am 7/01/12 10:00am

What scene was too ridiculous to include in Lockout?

If you haven't seen Lockout yet, you're missing out on some seriously cheeseball space action with Guy Pearce (who is basically the movie spawn of John McClane and Snake Plisken). And even thought this movie is full-scale ridiculous and over the top, there were still some scenes that were too ludicrous to include in… » 4/19/12 1:51pm 4/19/12 1:51pm

Lockout will shrivel up your brain, and you'll like it

Remember when action movies were fun, slick, fast-paced and centered on a lovable muscle-bound jerk with a quip for every occasion? Lockout does — the new "space prison" movie, out today, feels like it was filmed in 1987 and somehow preserved in a vault for the past 25 years. If you miss the days of classic… » 4/13/12 11:46am 4/13/12 11:46am

Watch Guy Pearce get punched in the head for the first five minutes of …

We've seen Lockout's Guy Pearce navigate an orbiting space prison, and we've heard his cheesetastic snark with the President's daughter. Now we give you the first five minutes of this futuristic action flick, which consists mostly of Guy Pearce getting punched in the head in between fight-it-out flashbacks. Guy… » 4/08/12 12:00pm 4/08/12 12:00pm

3 clips from Lockout prove that Guy Pearce is actually the baby of John…

Holy crap we can not wait for you guys to get a load of Lockout and its script made entirely of snarky clips. Do you miss the tongue-in-cheek heroes from the 80s and 90s? Then wait until you get a load of this movie, which is essentially Escape from New York in space, but instead of the President being captured it's… » 4/06/12 4:42pm 4/06/12 4:42pm