All The Reasons Why Event Horizon Is A Hell Of A Good Time

The year is 2047, the place is Neptune’s orbit, and the psychological mindfuck factor is off the charts, for the rescue crew aboard the Lewis & Clark. The film is Event Horizon, named for a long-lost space ship which has maybe been to HELL and back — and it’s one of the most underrated space-horror flicks ever.
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The Ultimate Formula for Recapping Alcatraz Episodes

Alcatraz is a fun, solid show about a motley trio chasing down time-traveling convicts (and guards) from the legendary 1960s prison. It's all good creepy fun, if not exactly earth-shattering so far. But it's also true that pretty much every episode seems to include the same basic elements, with a few tweaks here and… » 1/31/12 4:10pm 1/31/12 4:10pm

It's official: Jorge Garcia is the best thing about Alcatraz

We've always liked Jorge Garcia on Lost, but he's really stretching his acting muscles on his new show, Alcatraz. And somehow he's managing to act rings around not just Sarah Jones but Sam Neill too. Actually there are two things to love about Alcatraz, especially based on last night's episode — Garcia's… » 1/24/12 4:26pm 1/24/12 4:26pm

Are we reaching the end of the J.J. Abrams era of television?

J.J. Abrams' new series Alcatraz, debuting tonight, feels very much like an attempt to recapture the glories of Lost. It features yet another mystery on an island, and the return of Jorge Garcia. The show was created by a Lost writer — who was replaced during production. And there are lots of random little mysteries… » 1/16/12 12:40pm 1/16/12 12:40pm

Could J.J. Abrams' new show be more bizarre than Lost? Here's everything we know so far

As J.J. Abrams preps to shoot his new mysterious, (possibly) time-traveling TV series Alcatraz, we're piecing together the trail of clues Abrams has left. What is this show about? Astral-projecting convicts, ancient magic, science? Here's what we know. Spoilers/speculation ahead... » 1/20/11 1:08pm 1/20/11 1:08pm