The Epic 12-Year Quest to Make a Mr. Peabody and Sherman Movie

This Friday, at long last, Mr. Peabody and Sherman hits theaters, and everyone who grew up loving the time-traveling dog and his boy can rejoice. But what you probably don't know is how hard it was to get this movie off the ground, and how many versions it went through. We talked to director Rob Minkoff (The Lion King » 3/04/14 12:42pm 3/04/14 12:42pm

Weirdest and Most Memorable Roles the Game of Thrones Cast Played

Game of Thrones might have the most solid cast on television. From top to bottom, these people are some of the most fascinating actors on the small screen right now — and many of them have a pretty fascinating genre pedigree. Here are the most random or remarkable genre roles each of the stars had before Thrones. » 5/10/13 1:41pm 5/10/13 1:41pm

Vote for the greatest animated TV theme song of all time

Welcome to the second io9 music smackdown! We're putting together the ultimate science fiction (and fantasy) playlist - all the music that everyone should have on his or her iPod. » 9/02/11 3:40pm 9/02/11 3:40pm

10 Greatest Superhero Dogs!

Man's best friend can be heroic. They can lead the blind, find explosives and rescue people. But as heroic as dogs can be, they're not superheroic. But some dogs go further, using amazing superpowers and rocking awesome capes. » 5/24/11 10:00am 5/24/11 10:00am

Movie Superheroes Whose Secret Origins Aren't In Comic Books

Hollywood often does such a bad job translating comic books to film, it's better to start from scratch. When movies create their own original superheroes, they can have the cool comic booky trappings, without the need to include/ignore/defile decades of print history. If it works (The Incredibles) you get something… » 4/08/08 10:27am 4/08/08 10:27am