Scifi And Kung-Fu: The Ultimate Team-Up

Science fiction and martial arts totally belong together. After all, they both involve a deep introspection and awestruck contemplation of our place in the universe. Oh, and nothing improves a story about robots and aliens more than people kicking each other in the head. Yet, shockingly enough, scifi and kung-fu only… » 4/28/08 11:00am 4/28/08 11:00am

Terminator Vs. Kung-Fu Master In Hot Shirtless Action

The ultimate German fighting robot poses in a halter top and shiny thong over his black tights, in this seminal moment from Robotrix, the 1991 Hong Kong robosploitation epic. When a random guy in the audience decides to challenge this Terminator wannabe to a kung-fu fight, you just know it's not gonna go well. Click… » 2/18/08 12:00pm 2/18/08 12:00pm

Metropolis Was the Silent Film Blockbuster That Inspired Pat Benatar

The news that Fritz Lang's 1927 classic Metropolis is being remade by Hollywood made us take another look at the original. For a silent film made 80 years ago, it's still cutting-edge. Strange facts you never knew about this prescient scifi flick, including its odd connection to Pat Benatar, in our Metropolis » 12/10/07 12:00pm 12/10/07 12:00pm