"It Doesn't Go Well For The Humans" In New Jurassic World Featurette

There’s some familiar footage in this featurette promoting Jurassic World’s June 12th release, but it also offers sound bites from Chris Pratt, Steven Spielberg, and Colin Trevorrow, who says his goal is to “make adults feel like they’re kids again.” Kids chased by genetically-modified dinosaur hybrids, specifically. » 5/25/15 12:20pm Monday 12:20pm

Steven Spielberg Will Direct Ready Player One—Prepare For 1980s Overload

Ernest Cline's novel Ready Player One is chock full of tributes to the geek culture of the late 20th century, especially its movies and video games. And it turns out that the movie version will be helmed by a man who has inspired incredible amounts 1980s and 1990s nostalgia all on his own: Steven Spielberg. » 3/25/15 1:00pm 3/25/15 1:00pm

How Product Placement Took Over Science Fiction, From E.T. To Star Trek

These days, product placement is an accepted part of science fiction. We're used to seeing big brands splashed all over every TV show and movie about aliens or the future. But it wasn't always this way. Here's the quick-and-very-dirty history of how on-screen advertising became a science fiction mainstay. » 1/19/15 8:25am 1/19/15 8:25am

First Footage From Extant: What Did Halle Berry Bring Back From Space?

One of the year's most anticipated science fiction shows is this summer's Extant, starring Halle Berry as an astronaut who returns to Earth after a solo mission. And as this new promo hints... she didn't return alone. Cue creepy ultrasound fetus images. We'll find out more when Extant airs in June on CBS. » 4/01/14 4:32pm 4/01/14 4:32pm