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THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE: CFQ Spotlight Podcast 4:45

THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE: CFQ Spotlight Podcast 4:45

So it’s back to the arena, where life is cheap but the production values sure as hell are not. In THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE, defiant champions Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) and Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson) discover how costly their rebellion actually is, both in terms of human toll as the government moves to crush [...]

The Night of the Doctor: A Mini Episode of Doctor Who

The Night of the Doctor: A Mini Episode of Doctor Who

Ever wonder what happend to the Paul McGann version of Doctor Who? You know, the one who appeared in the 1996 film on Fox TV? Low ratings put that version of the Doctor in limbo, and the franchise remained dormant for years, until the BBC resurrected the iconic Time Lord for a revamped DOCTOR WHO [...]

Here’s What’s Going On 06/18/2013: Joss Whedon Talks AVENGERS 2

Here’s What’s Going On 06/18/2013: Joss Whedon Talks AVENGERS 2

Loki will not be the Big Bad… John Hurt will probably not be the Doctor for long… KUNG FU PANDA 3 seeks harmony with China… YouTube live video capture seeks no harmony with Google Chrome (you’ll see, sorry)…

From the luxurious Cinefantastique Online Studios in NYC, Dan Persons brings you up-to-date on what’s happening in the world of genre media.

Immortals (Capsule: Melancholia): CFQ Spotlight Podcast 2:44.1

Immortals (Capsule: Melancholia): CFQ Spotlight Podcast 2:44.1

It’s a good week for lush, exquisite cinematography and vividly stylized worlds; maybe not so good a week for compelling narratives. In IMMORTALS, director Tarsem Singh Dhandwar uses Greek mythology as the raw material upon which to invest his skill with staging beautiful, beautiful actors in elaborate tableaux, all in the service of the tale [...]

Deathly Hallows - New Official Trailer

Deathly Hallows – New Official Trailer

Here’s Warner Brothers’ Officaial Theatrical Trailer for HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS, Part 1

'Melancholia'- Hurt Joins SF Disaster

‘Melancholia’- Hurt Joins SF Disaster

There’s official confirmation that Lars von Trier’s (ANTICHRIST) disaster film MELANCHOLIA does indeed have a sci-fi angle — if there was any lingering doubt.
The Hollywood Reporter’s news from Cannes mentions that John Hurt (ALIEN) has joined a cast that includes 24’s Kiefer Sutherland, Kirsten Dunst (SPIDERMAN), Charlotte Rampling (ZARDOZ), gennre regular Udo Kier, [...]

Laserblast - May 18: The New Daughter, Outlander, Gamera

Laserblast – May 18: The New Daughter, Outlander, Gamera

Laserblast likes to shine a light on exciting horror, fantasy and science fiction home video releases, but this week the light is dim, with no exciting theatrical blockbusters making their debut on DVD, Blu-ray, or Video on Demand. Instead we look at a handful of direct-to-video titles and some cult movie re-issues, including one featuring [...]