This Week’s DVDs are just more collateral damage to the Man of Steel

There's not much going on this week, home video-wise, but that's okay. If there were, they'd just be obliterated by Man of Steel as it focuses on its deadly battle to get all the sales this week. But look among the rubble and you find a swell new edition of Akira, tee-totaling tentacle monsters and more! » 11/11/13 3:20pm 11/11/13 3:20pm

A lot of bad movies came out on DVD this week, but MST3K can help

Oh, there're some cartoons and anime releases this week, but don't be fooled — crappy movies rule this week's DVD and Blu-ray release list. Some are old, some are new, but they're all terrible. Thank goodness we begin with some professional help — courtesy of the Mystery Science Theater 3000 folks. » 7/22/13 2:00pm 7/22/13 2:00pm

Will Aquaman triumph in Robot Chicken's DC Comics special?

As it was done to Star Wars, so shall it be done to the DC Universe. Robot Chicken will be poking both the Justice League and the Legion of Doom in the superpowered eyeball on September 9th at midnight on Adult Swim. In this blood and urine-soaked trailer, the other superfolks aren't letting Aquaman join their… » 8/18/12 8:00am 8/18/12 8:00am

The Scifi Sound Effects That Take Over Your Brain

Even if you just hear a science fiction movie or TV show playing in another room, you'll instantly recognize it thanks to the weird sounds of alien spaceships and laser weapons. No genre of entertainment has ever challenged sound-effects designers as much as SF. We've gone through some of scifi's most identifiable and… » 4/11/08 2:42pm 4/11/08 2:42pm

Cartoon Justice Beats The Live-Action Version Any Day

With the animated Justice League: The New Frontier hitting stores today, you may find yourself hankering for more Justice League action, but not knowing quite where to get it. Now that production of the live action movie (now rumored to be called Justice League: Mortal) has hit another snag, you could find yourself… » 2/26/08 8:00am 2/26/08 8:00am