Category Archives: TV and Movies

2012 Movies

Buzzfeed has released a top ten list of the most anticipated movies of 2012.  And better yet, they’ve done speculative fiction fans the great service of embedding all the trailers!  See clips from The Dark Knight Rises, The Avengers, The Hobbit, … Continue reading

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Science as the Villain

One of the most recognizable tropes of speculative fiction is the misguided scientist creating or applying some technology that runs amok. From classic 1950’s sci-fi movies like Forbidden Planet to just about every episode of Fringe, the message is that … Continue reading

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The Sith Who Stole Christmas

Here’s a pretty clever mash-up of Star Wars and the Grinch Who Stole Christmas.  Click the photo below to view at YouTube… enjoy!  EDC    

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My New Favorite Site

OK, my new favorite website is called Set Phasers to LOL, by the same folks who have cursed us with the LOL cats.  But this is way better.  Click the pic below to check it out…  teehee.  EDC

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Star Trek viewing Star Wars

I came across this amusing video mash-up where the crew of the Next Generation Enterprise watch and critique Star Wars.  Click the photo below to view on YouTube.  Kudos to Colby Cornish!  EDC

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How to Make a Syfy Original Movie

This one from Graph Jam is so very, very true…

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The Difference We Make

If you’ve read my blog for very long, you’ll know I’m a huge fan of Fringe. It is one of the best shows on TV, full of great characters and thought-provoking plots. Episode 2 of this year, One Night in … Continue reading

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Star Trek Facts

Well, how about this… right after seeing a fact sheet on Firefly, I came across this one for Star Trek over at Graph Jam…  The line about the glue is hilarious! What’s your favorite fact?  EDC

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FireFly Facts

Saw this recently on Cool Infographics… a trivia page on one of my all time favorite TV shows, Firefly.  If you’ve never seen this masterpiece, you owe it to yourself to queue up or pick up this sci-fi western and then … Continue reading

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Where’s WALL-E

Here’s a good one I saw on Blastr today. In amongst dozens of movie and TV robots, including the Tin Man from The Wizard of Oz for some reason, WALL-E is hidden —  just like in the Where’s Waldo books. … Continue reading

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