All The Ways You Can Screw Up Your Own Timeline

Time travel and temporal anomalies can be messy and unpleasant. When time starts getting out of whack, anything can happen. People can be born over and over, meet themselves, relive the same day, or just screw up all their relationships. Here are all the ways people get tangled in their own timelines in science… » 4/14/14 10:00am 4/14/14 10:00am

Here's what the computer code on TV really means. (Hint: Not much.)

When our favorite TV and movie heroes find themselves in a technological jam, they'll often pull up some source code to spot an incredible, unlikely solution. But what exactly does the code they're looking at mean? Turns out, not so much. » 1/09/14 8:30am 1/09/14 8:30am

Source Code: The TV Series?

It's one of those ideas that sounds crazy, but you never know. Producer Mark Gordon is bringing Source Code, the Duncan Jones-directed film that he produced, to CBS as a weekly TV series. That's right: Every week we'll jump into a new person's memories. Or something. » 9/16/11 9:20am 9/16/11 9:20am

Duncan Jones explains Source Code with a hand-drawn diagram

Need some clarification on the ending of The Source Code? Director Duncan Jones recently took to Twitter with one of his hand-penned production diagrams. Be forewarned that there are spoilers out the wazoo here. Click on the above to expand. » 9/10/11 3:45pm 9/10/11 3:45pm

Duncan Jones enlists the aid of Weta for his final scifi film

After rocking our worlds with Moon and thrilling us with Source Code, is director Duncan Jones leaving science fiction? It certainly sounds like it, but not before one last effort. » 8/12/11 6:40am 8/12/11 6:40am

In "Source Code," a soldier's life is never over

Source Code, the new movie from Moon director Duncan Jones, has been teased in ads as an action flick. But it's actually a psychological thriller about how soldiers and scientists fight wars - against the enemy, and each other. » 4/01/11 9:57am 4/01/11 9:57am

Is Duncan Jones' Source Code just Groundhog Day with bombs?

Moon director Duncan Jones' Source Code is continually referenced as "Groundhog's Day with terrorists." But Jones says it's not true — and here's why. Minor spoilers ahead... » 4/01/11 6:30am 4/01/11 6:30am

Quantum Leaps: Every Story Where Someone Jumps Into Another Person's…

Forget going to strange planets — the weirdest journey is stepping into someone else's skin. Seeing and touching the world in a whole new way. Quantum Leap positively owns this idea, but lots of other stories have gone there. » 3/31/11 2:15pm 3/31/11 2:15pm

James Cameron explains how his cast will prepare for Avatar 2. Plus…

Gary Oldman reveals which villain he'll be sharing scenes with in The Dark Knight Rises. Captain America's Joe Johnston discusses the movie's debt to Raiders of the Lost Ark. Could a Justice League movie happen after all? » 3/29/11 6:00am 3/29/11 6:00am

Crazy infographic explains the timelines in Source Code

What is Duncan Jones' Source Code? This gorgeous infographic breaks down each source code cycle, in an attempt to explain just how the time-bending science in this film works. » 3/17/11 10:00am 3/17/11 10:00am

Jake Gyllenhaal explains how G-force training influenced the science in…

We sat down with Source Code star Jake Gyllenhaal, and quizzed him about the science behind the movie. Does he believe that memories could be stored on computers? What's based on actual science in this film? Watch our interview. » 3/15/11 3:02pm 3/15/11 3:02pm

Watch the first four and a half minutes of Duncan Jones' Source Code now

Want to know what it's like to be zapped into the brain of a guy who's about to be blown up on a train? You can get your first real taste. » 3/14/11 4:06pm 3/14/11 4:06pm

Does "Source Code" live up to Duncan Jones' first movie, "Moon"?

When Duncan Jones' indie SF tale of a lonely clone on the Moon hit theaters back in 2008, it was a revelation. It proved that science fiction didn't need elaborate special effects to pack a punch - great ideas and inspired acting worked better than millions of dollars of CGI. The big question was whether Jones could… » 3/14/11 1:00pm 3/14/11 1:00pm

Chris Hemsworth explains what it takes to play Thor. Plus the first…

Paramount has released the first official description for J.J. Abrams's mysterious project Super 8. Chris Hemsworth explains the responsibility of playing Thor, while the Robocop reboot gets a screenwriter. Plus updates on Fringe, Doctor Who, True Blood, Chuck, and more! » 3/11/11 6:00am 3/11/11 6:00am

Which film will be the next big indie hit to come out of SXSW?

Every year, at least one movie comes out of Austin's South by Southwest film festival on its way to megahit status. Which of this year's fantastical science fiction and fantasy films at SXSW will hit the big time this year? » 3/08/11 3:27pm 3/08/11 3:27pm

Gary Oldman says this might be the best Batman movie yet. Plus why Iron…

Director Shane Black is bringing Iron Man 3 into a realer world. Noomi Rapace explains why her character in Ridley Scott's Prometheus isn't just a Ripley clone. Plus a super spoiler-y look at Doctor Who's possible big bad! » 3/08/11 6:00am 3/08/11 6:00am

Rise of the Neurothriller

Inception cleaned up in the effects categories at the Academy Awards because they go to movies built around cool ideas. In this case, literally. The centerpiece of the film is a machine that allows clever intruders to enter other people's dreams and steal their ideas - or implant new ones. Inception is the latest… » 3/01/11 3:00pm 3/01/11 3:00pm

Marc Ruffalo and Jeremy Renner talk The Avengers. Plus new set photos…

Marc Ruffalo explains the balance between the Hulk and Bruce Banner in The Avengers, while Jeremy Renner teases his Thor cameo. Christopher Nolan talks the casting of The Dark Knight Rises, inside the science of Source Code, and much more! » 3/01/11 6:00am 3/01/11 6:00am

Are two huge stars competing to play an unexpected Superman villain?…

A major heavy-hitter might be the villain of Zack Snyder's reboot after all — and a couple of big-time actors are reportedly in line to play him. The new Hulk won't just share Marc Ruffalo's movements... it'll share his looks. » 2/28/11 6:00am 2/28/11 6:00am

Bill Murray admits he's holding up Ghostbusters 3. Plus awesome new…

A Captain America writer confirms the movie features villainous Nazis. Bill Murray says he's singlehandedly delaying Ghostbusters 3...but considering the latest casting rumor, we can't really blame him. Will Transformers continue without Michael Bay? Plus a new Source Code trailer! » 2/24/11 6:00am 2/24/11 6:00am