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Reviewing the best science fiction movies from the past, present, and future.

Sci-Fi Movies Influenced by 'Dune'

Riley Reese
in Entertainment

Dune is one of the most famous science fiction books to ever be published, and also spawned a series of movies and television shows by the same name. This has led to a number of visual masterpieces un...

Best Cryptozoology Documentaries

Riley Reese
in Buyer’s Guide

Cryptozoology is the study of animals that allegedly exist—but currently have no physical proof of it quite yet. It's a fascinating field where people will actually sit down and investigate claims of ...

Best Sci-Fi Cult Classics of All Time

Anthony Gramuglia
in Entertainment

Most people are familiar with the greatest films in the science fiction genre, but you might be hard-pressed to name any of the best sci-fi cult classics of all time. You may ask "what differentiates a cult classic from a regular old classic?" After all, both classics and cult classics have great lines, great scenes, a loyal fanbase. What's the difference? Cult classics are the dark horses of cinema – underrated by mainstream audiences. They either flopped at the box office or the film's marketi...

The Matrix: Sci-Phi...?

Mickey Finn
in Science

What if I told you that no one can be told what the Matrix is, they can only be shown? What if I said that the laws of physics protected this exact knowledge from ever being realized from inside of th...

The Occult

Sydnie Beaupré
in Entertainment

What does the word occult even mean? Definition of occult (Merriam-Webster): Adjective oc·cult \ə-ˈkəlt, ä-; ˈä-ˌkəlt\: not revealed: secret deep subterranean occult jealousy—J. C. Powys Not easily ap...

Jedi vs. Sith Symposium

Jay Sandlin
in Entertainment

The parentage of Rey from Star Wars: The Force Awakens is debated among the Masters of the Jedi and Sith Libraries. Find us on Facebook today: www.facebook.com/JediLibraryandArchives www.facebook.com/...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Jay Sandlin
in Entertainment

From Author and Historian Jay Sandlin: I break down the trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Includes a scene-by-scene analysis, Star Wars history, and my fun props. @JSandlinWriter; JaySandlinWriter.com TheNovelComics.com #JediMullet Welcome to "The Last Jedi" trailer analysis. You can find me on twitter @JSandlinWriter. I am also the creator of The Novel Comics. Rey begins the trailer with a "jump" moment during her training. This tricky perspective shot is meant to trick us into believing we...

Best Horror Movies Based on Real Life and True Crime Stories

Rich Monetti
in Entertainment

In actuality, this might be better titled, best true crime horror movies that I can actually stomach. Not that the ones dissected aren’t deserving and universally acknowledged. But the horror movies l...

Worst Science Fiction Films Ever Made

Riley Reese
in Entertainment

There are some seriously good sci-fi movies that remain popular throughout the decades. They're iconic, thought-provoking masterpieces that make the entire film genre look amazing. That being said, ma...

Alien: Covenant - An Analysis

Neal Ulen
in Entertainment

Warning: This article/review contains spoilers.

Watching The Skies With 'Roswell'

Matthew Kresal
in Entertainment

When it comes to UFO events, few are more famous than the alleged events that took place outside the New Mexico town of Roswell in the summer of 1947. Yet that wasn't always the case though as for dec...

George Clooney Brings Us and Science Fiction Down to Earth in 'Gravity'

Rich Monetti
in Entertainment

The relatively factual science fiction movie Gravity opens by setting us at ease in the care of Hollywood’s most reassuring leading man. Light on his feet as ever in the 2013 film written and directed...

The Science Fiction of Rollerball Is Nothing Compared to the Facts of Real Life Control

Rich Monetti
in Entertainment

If you’ve never seen Rollerball, stop what you’re doing and dial up the DVD for this 1975 Science Fiction Movie classic. Set in the year 2024, this dystopia puts Bread and Circuses on a violent whirlw...

The Guardians of the Galaxy - Superheroes or Space Opera?

M Alan Kazlev
in Entertainment

Watching Guardians of the Galaxy 2 leaves me in no doubt that this is a new space opera in the making. And if the sequel doesn't have the classic mythic mcguffin story arc of the first (where the infi...

New 'Blade Runner 2049' Trailer Released

Anthony Gramuglia
in Entertainment

"There is an order to things." Science fiction fans have never stopped talking about Ridley Scott's classic science fiction film Blade Runner. The original, starring Harrison Ford, Sean Young, and Rutger Hauer, remains a favorite among genre fans for numerous reasons. The cyberpunk aesthetic, the complex questions about the nature of humanity, and, of course, Harrison Ford. Is Deckard a human or a replicant? It's a question that science fiction fans (and the people behind the movie) have debated...

Star Trek Beyond Gets a Very Late Start

Rich Monetti
in Entertainment

At 5:55 pm on Saturday afternoon, Chris Pine did another of his mid-air, hands on transporter rescues and delivers Star Trek the way JJ Abrams has envisioned. The moment also showered pride on Gene Ro...