Dear young people who have Star Wars prequel nostalgia: Stop it

Yes, this time we tackle the totally new question of which Star Wars movies are better. I heard there might have been a little bit of a discussion about this subject pre-apocalypse, but it's not been explored here in the post-apocalypse. In fact, I haven't given it the tiniest bit of thought before. This is… » 2/26/14 8:17am 2/26/14 8:17am

Space Heroes Who Should Get Movies if Guardians of the Galaxy is a Hit

Will Guardians of the Galaxy be the next Avengers, or the next Green Lantern? Or something in between? Only time will tell — but everybody's dying to see whether Marvel's huge, ambitious bet pays off. And if it does, here are a dozen other space heroes who could rock their own movies. » 2/24/14 12:17pm 2/24/14 12:17pm

This Week's TV: The sport you won't see in the Olympics? Cat Herding

Thanks to the Olympics, things are quiet in the land of TV this week, but there are a handful of new episodes to watch between speed skating heats. Jeri Ryan joins Helix; we find out who's still alive on The Walking Dead; Almost Human zooms in on one of its female characters; and the Mythbusters attempt to literally… » 2/10/14 9:00am 2/10/14 9:00am

This Week's TV: The Walking Dead is back! And an Arrow family reunion!

The Walking Dead returns after December's brutal fall finale. What's ahead for our survivors? Plus, the Person of Interest team is back together for a dangerous heist. Meanwhile, Alex Kingston's Dinah Lance returns to Arrow and Stan Lee pops up on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. And check out clips from this week's Almost Human » 2/03/14 9:00am 2/03/14 9:00am

TV This Week: Can Nathan Fillion rescue a Troy-less Community?

This week, we bid farewell to American Horror Story: Coven; will this tale of New Orleans witches end on a high note, or will the magic fizzle out? Community goes on without Donald Glover, but Nathan Fillion is here to fill the hole in our hearts. Plus, catch clips and details from this week's episodes of Helix, … » 1/27/14 9:30am 1/27/14 9:30am

TV This Week: Can the CG Powerpuff Girls and Ringo Starr save the day?

The Powerpuff Girls returns tonight for a single episode, but will you still love the ladies when they're 3D? Also, we bid a sad (but temporary) farewell to Sleepy Hollow—and you can catch a few peeks at tonight's season finale. See what else ahead this week for Being Human, Supernatural, Arrow, Helix, the Dracula » 1/20/14 9:00am 1/20/14 9:00am

This Week's TV: Two brand new scifi shows, including one you must watch

After a few quieter weeks in TV land, we have two scifi premieres airing this week. Check out the goods on Helix, the Arctic outbreak thriller that promises to be one of this year's most exciting shows. And take a peek at Josh Holloway's return to television as a government agent who can communicate with computers in … » 1/06/14 9:00am 1/06/14 9:00am

This Week's TV: Everything You Need to Know About Doctor Who Week!

There's only one show that rules our screens this week, and it's the longest-running science fiction series ever. The entire week is crammed with celebrations of Doctor Who's 50th anniversary, including a dramatization of the early years, and a meeting of titans. Check out clips and details from all this week's TV! » 11/18/13 9:00am 11/18/13 9:00am

This Week: Pixar comes to TV. Plus The CW's answer to Game of Thrones!

Check out our spoiler-free review of Toy Story of Terror, the first ever Pixar special, below. Also, The CW tries to capture some Game of Thrones magic. Mythbusters looks at The Walking Dead. PBS explains the history of superheroes, plus there's a brand new superhero show. Check out tons of clips and details for this… » 10/14/13 9:00am 10/14/13 9:00am

The Ultimate Guide to this Fall's Science Fiction and Fantasy TV!

Is this the most insane television season for science fiction and fantasy fans ever? There are tons of new genre shows. But also, a surprisingly high percentage feel like they could be superb. Including killer comic-book shows, futuristic cop action, and supernatural sexiness. Here's our complete guide to fall TV. » 8/15/13 12:18pm 8/15/13 12:18pm

This Week's TV: Can a new superhero show succeed where others failed?

Television is a brutal arena for superheroes, where dozens enter and a few survive. Can the latest superhero epic beat the odds? Plus Syfy's latest movie is literally as dumb as rocks. Deadshot is back on Arrow, and Fusco's in trouble on Person of Interest. Check out clips and details for all this week's television! » 4/22/13 9:00am 4/22/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: Is Defiance the new Firefly or the new Revolution?

Syfy's latest show has some cowboy elements, on an Earth that's been transformed by an extreme event. But is it more like Firefly, or Revolution? Also this week: Eli Roth brings non-campy horror back to television. And Gravity Falls is back! Clips and details for this week's TV, right here... » 4/15/13 9:00am 4/15/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: The writer of The Dark Knight creates the most unlikely…

This week's television includes another fantastically bizarre premise: eco-terrorists create a black hole that threatens to swallow the ENTIRE PLANET. Also, the guy who reinvented Batman and Superman for the big screen creates a super-weird superhero show. And meet the scientists who want to bring the mammoths back.… » 4/08/13 9:00am 4/08/13 9:00am

TV This Week: Grimm returns with one mad as hell fairy tale

Two super important episodes this week. The dark fairy tale police procedural Grimm is back with a really pissed off Nick; let's hope this Prince Eric looking fellow shows the rest of the world why it's a bad idea to sleep with a Grimm's girlfriend. Plus, this could be the Community where Jeff meets his long lost dad! » 3/04/13 11:00am 3/04/13 11:00am

Get to know the friendly side of tongue-eating parasites

In this video from NOVA, you'll learn about how the isopods known colloquially as tongue-eating parasites aren't just about, well, eating tongues. They also have a cool reproductive cycle, complete with hermaphroditism. Plus, you'll get some helpful advice about checking the mouths of your favorite fish for these… » 2/27/13 9:20am 2/27/13 9:20am

This Week's TV: Community heads to an Inspector Spacetime Convention

Get a double dose of awesome this week when Community star Donald Glover stars in the new Adventure Time. Plus, the Greendale gang heads to an Inspector Spacetime Convention. What will the meta minds at Community have to say about conventions, especially since Comic Con and Wonder Con were such big events for these… » 2/18/13 11:01am 2/18/13 11:01am

Was Zero Hour's evil Nazi Baby birthed from My Little Pony's princess…

This week the series premiere of Zero Hour's will offer up cults, conspiracies and evil Nazi Babies. Which coincides perfectly with the season finale of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, in which one pony gets a special Princess Coronation. Could said coronation lead to the discover of an Evil Nazi Baby? It's… » 2/11/13 10:30am 2/11/13 10:30am