Babylon 5 Creator's Forbidden Planet Another Slice Of Retro

It's not just JJ Abrams' Star Trek »11/08/08 12:00pm11/08/08 12:00pm remake that's taking upcoming science fiction back to yesterday's future - Now we're hearing that J. Michael Straczynski's movie is similarly setting up a trip in the way-back machine as well. The project, , turns out not to be a remake, but a "continuation" of the original movie -…

Robby The Robot Makes Comeback In Forbidden Planet Remake

It seems like only two weeks ago, we were asking where why more movies weren't remaking the classics »10/31/08 6:00pm10/31/08 6:00pm, and apparently Warners was listening... kind of. , the sci-fi version of Shakespeare's , is getting the makeover treatment, courtesy of 's J. Michael Straczynski and producer Joel Silver.The Hollywood Reporter says…

Eight of the Oddest Inspirations for the Coolest Science Fiction Machines

Some of the most awesome science fiction machines ever conceived for film, like the turbo-tank AT-ATs from Empire Strikes Back, were inspired by things the concept designers saw every day. You may already know that George Lucas was allegedly inspired to create the AT-ATs by these cargo lifters at the Port of Oakland »3/13/08 3:41pm3/13/08 3:41pm