Get trapped inside an outpost with a gooey killer, in Syfy's Helix

Check out the first official footage from Syfy's horrific new series Helix, after the teaser we exclusively premiered back in July. It looks as though that black goo isn't just killing people — it's also turning them into murderers. Or possibly taking them over? » 11/05/13 9:20am 11/05/13 9:20am

10 Best Science Fiction Stories Where Humans Are The Monsters

Humans are capable of immense greatness and largeness of spirit — but we can also be total horrible bastards, sometimes. And science fiction is full of stories where we terrorize and mistreat innocent creatures. Here are the 10 best stories where humans are the villains. » 9/26/13 10:36am 9/26/13 10:36am

12 Great Science Fiction Actors Who Don't Get Enough Props

Science fiction is an actor's dream. The genre has created some breakout stars, like Harrison Ford, but it's also turned scores of working actors into beloved fan-favorites, who work the convention circuit. But here are 12 great science fiction actors who swing for the fences, and just don't get the appreciation they… » 5/17/13 10:31am 5/17/13 10:31am

12 Movies That Filmed Happy Endings You Never Saw

Everybody likes a happy ending... right? Actually, no. Sometimes a happy ending is the absolute wrong thing for a movie, because it throws away everything the film-makers worked to build up throughout the film. Sometimes, a movie has to end with fire, tears or blood. Here are 12 movies that had happy endings, but… » 5/08/13 10:04am 5/08/13 10:04am

Check out the godawful Thing and Dr. Doom we narrowly avoided in the

Some new concept art from Fox's 2005 Fantastic Four movie has surfaced, and you're either going to need a bag to vomit in or a handkerchief to wipe the sweat from your brow, because as mediocre as that film was, we clearly dodged a bullet. Unless, of course, you were hoping for a lumpy, rock-tumor-ridden Thing to… » 2/27/13 8:40am 2/27/13 8:40am

Ron Swanson wants to be Fantastic Four's Thing. Make it happen,…

A few shows back on the podcast WTF with Marc Maron, Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally popped by to talk about Parks & Recreation, the theater and Hollywood and superhero movies. And during this hour long interview, Offerman mentioned he'd wanted to play Ben Grimm from Fantastic Four. And how his dreams were cruelly… » 4/23/12 3:14pm 4/23/12 3:14pm

10 Science Fiction Prequels that Aren't as Bad as Phantom Menace

With Star Wars Episode I hitting theaters all over again, there's been a whole new wave of interest in George Lucas' biggest letdown. And we've been remembering some of the other prequels that have tried to fill in backstory over the years. » 2/27/12 10:36am 2/27/12 10:36am

A new release date for The Thing prequel has been set!

Last week Universal announced that the upcoming prequel to John Carpenter's The Thing would be delayed from April for re-shoots. The new release date is now October 14th 2011. A week before Paranormal Activity 3, perfect horror watchin' time. [DenOfGeek] » 11/24/10 9:30am 11/24/10 9:30am