Best and Worst Science Fiction/Fantasy Movies of 2011

Every year, it's easy to come up with a long list of the year's worst science fiction and fantasy movies. Reels and reels of garbage arrive in cinemas with shocking regularity. But it's a good year when you can think of half a dozen great genre films off the top of your head. By that standard, 2011 was a good year. » 12/28/11 12:27pm 12/28/11 12:27pm

The Darkest Hour is the best worst movie of the year

Alien invasion flick The Darkest Hour, released this morning, is like a bad holiday fruitcake that somebody tried to spruce up with a zillion lumps of neon-colored, soggy jellybean guts. Put another way, this movie is what you get when you add the plot of Skyline to the creature effects of The Happening. It is truly… » 12/25/11 4:07pm 12/25/11 4:07pm

Harrison Ford and Abigail Breslin lead the parade of Ender's Game

David Fincher explains the appeal of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea... and why he won't film it in IMAX. Doctor Who could have multiple fiftieth anniversary specials. Plus check out new images from The Dark Knight Rises, Prometheus, and The Hobbit! » 12/22/11 6:00am 12/22/11 6:00am

The latest top choices to play the main villain in the Star Trek

Gary Oldman reveals Harvey Dent's legacy on The Dark Knight Rises. Tom Hiddleston reveals Loki's Avengers torment. Stars Max Minghella and Olivia Thirlby discuss The Darkest Hour's Moscow setting. Steven Spielberg wants Michael Bay to do Transformers 4. » 12/08/11 6:00am 12/08/11 6:00am

A beloved Supernatural character will return. Plus Michael Bay might…

Cobie Smulders reveals a seemingly unexpected detail about her Avengers character. Matt Smith talks the Doctor Who Christmas special. After Earth and The Host make some awesome casting additions. Plus why The Darkest Hour isn't your average alien invasion movie. » 12/07/11 6:00am 12/07/11 6:00am

Ender's Game adds another young star. And is Doctor Who headed down…

The head of 20th Century Fox really doesn't want you calling Ridley Scott's Prometheus an Alien prequel. Tom Cruise joins another sci-fi epic. José Padilha discusses the themes of his Robocop reboot, while Emile Hirsch talks The Darkest Hour. » 12/02/11 6:00am 12/02/11 6:00am

The Darkest Hour has the best alien warning signs since District 9

When the aliens from The Darkest Hour attack our American heroes stranded in Moscow, they cascade in on a ball of lightning whips and pure energy. At least that's what it looks like — but what are the rules for surviving this alien attack? » 11/29/11 1:23pm 11/29/11 1:23pm

Gary Oldman explains why Bane is the perfect villain for The Dark…

The would-be star of Ender's Game says he's ready to do the movie. Benedict Cumberbatch reveals the secrets of playing Smaug in The Hobbit. An actual Japanese person might be cast in Akira. Plus lots of Walking Dead hints! » 11/23/11 6:00am 11/23/11 6:00am

Darkest Hour aliens go against the #1 rule of movie villains in a new…

We've got new 14 stills and a new clip from the alien-invasion movie The Darkest Hour, coming this Christmas. When the aliens invade, we're forced to follow a pack of Americans stuck in Russia during the big attack. » 11/22/11 4:53pm 11/22/11 4:53pm

Watch aliens rip apart Russian club kids in a new Darkest Hour

Watch Emile Hirsch and his pack of twentysomething American buddies just get ripped to shreds by an electric alien army while trapped in Russia. What's Russian for "You can't beat the dredge!" » 11/21/11 10:05am 11/21/11 10:05am

The long-awaited Neuromancer is courting a major star... but for which…

Aaron Eckhart's post-apocalyptic Frankenstein movie chooses a location. Director Bill Condon says something shocking about Breaking Dawn's special effects. Army reservists reveal secrets of being an Avengers extra. Plus showrunner Jeff Pinkner explains why Peter had to disappear on Fringe! » 11/10/11 6:00am 11/10/11 6:00am

What to expect from Rise of the Planet of the Apes 2, Clash of the…

Another key Dark Knight Rises cast member is spotted in New York. George R.R. Martin's other famous series gets a movie adaptation. Joshua Jackson promises the epic return of an old Fringe villain will be the best episode ever! » 11/04/11 6:00am 11/04/11 6:00am

What is the future of Amy and Rory on Doctor Who? Plus tons more Dark…

Zoe Saldana reveals whom she wants to see shirtless in Star Trek 2. Marc Webb explains how he built the world of The Amazing Spider-Man. Plus key World War Z details and the first look at Superman's adoptive dad! » 8/11/11 6:00am 8/11/11 6:00am

Just why is there a football game in The Dark Knight Rises?

The Dark Knight Rises is filming at Heinz Field, and even the Pittsburgh Steelers themselves are getting into the act. Now new set reports reveal that the real battle isn't between the Gotham Rogues and Rapid City's with Bane. » 8/08/11 6:00am 8/08/11 6:00am

Emile Hirsch on The Darkest Hour: It's 28 Days Later with Aliens

You've seen the trailer for the next alien invasion movie The Darkest Hour. Now watch star Emile Hirsch explain how he fires his giant electric alien-killing gun! » 8/05/11 3:30pm 8/05/11 3:30pm

First trailer for The Darkest Hour unleashes lightning-powered alien…

Watch the first trailer for director Chris Gorak (Right at Your Door) alien invasion flick The Darkest Hour, with Emile Hirsch facing a pack of invisible electricity-hungry aliens. In Moscow. » 8/03/11 10:00am 8/03/11 10:00am

Man of Steel finds its Perry White. Plus Total Recall will bring back…

Green Lantern 2 is happening...but Warner Bros. is making some changes. We've got set photos for The Dark Knight Rises and The Avengers. A beloved Torchwood actor is headed to next week's Warehouse 13. Is the Devil returning to Supernatural? » 8/03/11 6:00am 8/03/11 6:00am