Jean-Claude Van Damme is fighting aliens in a nightclub

There is a disco! Then aliens and blackouts! Then war! Plus Jean-Claude Van Damme and Pierce Brosnan's kid Sean Brosnan! That's right — it's your next straight-to-DVD fixation, U.F.O. (Not to be confused with the movie called UFO that is to be based on UK TV series created by Gerry Anderson.) This trailer is… » 10/29/12 9:20am 10/29/12 9:20am

R.I.P. Philip Madoc, the Man Whose Growl Animated British Science…

If you watch a lot of British science fiction from the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, you'll notice the same faces (and voices) turning up again and again, almost as if SF TV and movies were a repertory company. And few other actors were as indispensible, among that crew, as Philip Madoc, whose deep voice and dark eyes… » 3/05/12 2:37pm 3/05/12 2:37pm

UFOlogists declare 2011 "the year of the Orb"

Over at UFO Disclosure Countdown Clock, the UFO experts have put together an end-of-year feature about why 2011 was the year of the Orb. Above, you can see one of several videos they've posted to illustrate their point. This particular video was filmed by an "Orb caller," whose commentary track must be heard to get… » 12/22/11 1:31pm 12/22/11 1:31pm

AMC readies new UFO series Thunderstruck — prepare for your overly…

Now that it's conquered the zombie genre niche, AMC is taking on UFO space dramas. AMC has picked up the hour-long UFO drama Thunderstruck from David Eick of Battlestar Galactica. If The Walking Dead is any indication, you should brace yourself for some seriously depressing alien creatures. » 11/16/11 8:40am 11/16/11 8:40am

The strange, glowing object that put Missouri on "UFO alert" this week

This is the only picture available of a UFO that has been terrorizing residents in the state of Missouri for the past few days. Apparently the brightly-lit vehicle has been flying low over cars on the highway, and appears to break up into smaller craft. Dozens of witnesses have reported seeing it, boosting Missouri… » 10/06/11 4:38pm 10/06/11 4:38pm

Explorers find bizarre, spaceship-like object at the bottom of the…

Several days ago, we reported that a Swedish team of shipwreck hunters discovered a strange, circular object at the bottom of the Baltic Sea that looks sort of like the Millennium Falcon. The group was using sonar to plumb the depths of the waters, hoping to find shipwrecks that might contain treasures they could… » 7/20/11 8:30am 7/20/11 8:30am