Get Ready, Southeastern United States, the Sharknado Is Coming For You

Sharknado 3: Has This Joke Run Its Course Yet? has announced its next target and it's, well, most of the southeastern coast of the U.S. It sounds like our leads are going to be running from a sharknado that chases them. Is this a tornado of Voodoo Sharks? » 10/20/14 9:00pm 10/20/14 9:00pm

With the Sequel Annouced, Sharknado Is Officially an Annual Tradition

This is it, everyone. Sharknado 3 has been officially announced as coming to our screens in July of 2015, making it three years in a row. We're going to run out of coastal cities before they run out of films. I look forward to the explanation of how sharks get to Chicago. » 8/07/14 2:30am 8/07/14 2:30am

Sharknado 2 Was Glorious

Sharknado 2 was light-years better than its predecessor. Delivering in every key area from the leveled-up CGI effects to the laundry list of celebrity cameos, the sequel to last summer's surprise cult classic was perfection. » 7/31/14 6:56pm 7/31/14 6:56pm

This Week's TV: It's Sharktopus Vs. Pteracuda Vs. A Second Sharknado!

While the world prepares for the onslaught of a second Sharknado movie, Conan O'Brien is about to die at the tentacles of a new Sharktopus. Plus, Gravity Falls is back for more paranormal hijinks and The Strain gets its hands bloody with a vampire autopsy. See all the details below! » 7/28/14 9:00am 7/28/14 9:00am

The Writer of Sharknado 2 Answers Your Burning Science Questions

Thunder Levin is now a legend. The writer and director of dozens of movies, he finally achieved cult status when he wrote Sharknado. Now with Sharknado 2: The Second One coming to Syfy on July 30, we decided to ask him some hard scientific and philosophical questions about his series. » 7/21/14 8:00am 7/21/14 8:00am

Everything About The Sharknado 2 Poster Is So Wrong It's Right

The Greek philosopher Plato argued that reality was inherently flawed, and that only ideas themselves could be said to be perfect — each being a sort of incorporeal ideal from which all physical manifestations tried to replicate to various degrees of imperfection. Why do I mention this? » 3/28/14 7:00pm 3/28/14 7:00pm

Avalanche Sharks makes Sharknado look like Citizen Kane*

The legacy of the cinematic masterpiece called Sharknado has taken an unfortunate turn with the arrival of Avalanche Sharks, a cheap knock-off which 1) features sharks that swim in the snow, 2) is missing the star power of Tara Reid and Ian Ziering, and 3) is oddly light on avalanches. » 10/09/13 12:40pm 10/09/13 12:40pm

SharkNATO is real!

Remember when Thunder Levin, the writer of Sharknado, said that when he was approached to write the film he misheard and thought they were pitching a movie called SharkNATO? About a daring international treaty organization battling a shark army? NOW IT IS A THING. » 9/18/13 5:00pm 9/18/13 5:00pm

This week’s DVDs is full of TV shows you wish you’d had this weekend

You don’t have to celebrate Labor Day to know marathoning a TV series is a pleasantly lazy way to spend the weekend. I don’t know why companies waited until after Labor Day to release this cornucopia of TV DVD sets, but oh well. Plus, there’s a new Ghibli flick, Sharknado and MST3K: The Movie! » 9/02/13 11:30am 9/02/13 11:30am

GOP anti-Obamacare ad tries to capitalize on your love of Sharknado

The GOP is hoping your manifest adoration for Syfy's Sharknado will make you not want to have guaranteed health insurance. Hence this "Obamacarenado" ad, which says health coverage will slice your arm off, spraying blood everywhere. » 7/18/13 6:06pm 7/18/13 6:06pm

Does J.J. Abrams Have the Script for Star Wars Episode VII Already?

Hugh Jackman hints at how The Wolverine will set up X-Men: Days of Future Past. Caesar will be talking by the end of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. What role is Doctor Who's Mark Gatiss playing on Game of Thrones? Spoilers ahead! » 7/18/13 6:00am 7/18/13 6:00am

Someone actually bothered to debunk the idea of a Sharknado

AccuWeather wants you to know that you need not live in fear of shark-bearing tornadoes. The weather site debunks not only the idea of sharks attacking humans from a tornado, but also some of the other odd weather patterns in Syfy's Sharknado movie. » 7/14/13 10:00am 7/14/13 10:00am

Movie posters for the Sharknado sequels nobody asked for

Sharknado may have been a ratings flop, but there are still so many natural disasters that Syfy could mashup with hungry sharks. Buzzfeed's John Gara has come up with six movie posters for fishy storms more deadly than a Sharknado.

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Sharknado was a ratings disaster as brutal as... well, a Sharknado

Everybody was talking about the premiere of Syfy's TV movie Sharknado on Twitter last night. But as it turns out, apparently no one actually bothered to watch it. The movie was seen by just over a million people, unequivocally making it a complete bomb (...that was then launched into a Sharknado). » 7/12/13 1:40pm 7/12/13 1:40pm

We asked the writer of Sharknado some very serious questions

Tonight, Syfy debuts the greatest shark disaster epic since Sharktopus. It's called Sharknado. And yeah, it's about a tornado — full of sharks. Thunder Levin wrote the script, and we caught up with him to ask some philosophical questions about this important film that forces us to question the very nature of… » 7/11/13 11:20am 7/11/13 11:20am

Sharknado is so much more amazing than you could have possibly guessed

We already knew Syfy's Sharknado movie was going to be fun, but did we know it was going to be an artistic triumph? Well, thanks to this brand-new trailer, we do now. I mean, did Citizen Kane feature a scene where Beverly Hills 90210's Ian Ziering cuts a flying shark in half with a chainsaw? I THINK NOT. » 7/10/13 1:40pm 7/10/13 1:40pm

This Week's TV: Is Batman's new show as good as the Animated Series?

Did Syfy steal the idea for Sharknado from The Middleman? And just how many memes will Sharknado spawn? Also, the brand new Batman series reinvents Bat-continuity, but will it be worth your Bat-time? Gravity Falls is back! Check out clips and previews of all this week's television. » 7/08/13 9:00am 7/08/13 9:00am

The Sharknado trailer is the greatest thing you'll see all week

"Sharks. Tornado. Sharknado. 'Nuff said." claims the very basic equation at the heart of the trailer for Syfy's latest masterpiece, Sharknado. Suffice it to say, it does what it says on the box, which is present us with a movie about tornado full of goddamned sharks. » 7/03/13 3:30pm 7/03/13 3:30pm