Transplanted cities and post-apocalyptic weirdness: a book description so strange, we had to ask the author about it

Someone builds a full-scale replica of Manhattan in Puget Sound. A mysterious organization plots to use humanity's brightest minds to shape the future. And in the distant future, humanity rebuilds after the apocalypse. Ryan Boudinot's next novel sounds trippily awesome. »8/11/10 5:00pm8/11/10 5:00pm

Charlie Kaufman Will Break Your Brain in Synecdoche, New York

Click to view »10/28/08 3:20pm10/28/08 3:20pm, the latest film from Charlie "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" Kaufman, creates its own brand of magical realism crossed with science fiction. The tale of a theater director with a grotesque disease directing a play that never ends, is a meditation on relationships — and time travel. Kaufman has…

Falling Apart In First Clips From Charlie Kaufman's Synecdoche, New York

Here are the first few clips from Charlie Kaufman's directorial debut Synecdoche, New York. Kaufman, of course, wrote science fiction classics Being John Malkovich, Adaptation and The Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless MInd. In this case, the science fiction hook is a mysterious disease that's slowly shutting down… »5/20/08 4:06pm5/20/08 4:06pm