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STAR WARS Meets Shakespeare: Read an Exclusive Excerpt From THE EMPIRE STRIKETH BACK

It is once again time to add iambic pentameter to the galaxy far, far away. William Shakespeare and Star Wars may not seem like a natural combination, but author Ian… more

Thoughts on STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS – The Lost Missions (SPOILERS)

Friday, March 7th, was bittersweet. Star Wars: The Clone Wars hit Netflix not only with all its existing five seasons, but also 13 new episodes, dubbed “The Lost Missions.” Fans… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more

LEGO HOBBIT Game Gets a Clever OCEAN’S ELEVEN-Style Trailer

It’s time to buddy up and get ready for LEGO’s new The Hobbit video game. We’ve seen Middle-earth in bricks with LEGO’s The Lord of the Rings release, but this… more

Harlan Ellison’s STAR TREK Script For ‘The City on the Edge of Forever’ Is Coming to Comics

Star Trek: The Original Series contains more than a few stellar episodes, and “The City on the Edge of Forever” is one of them. The story from the first season… more

Idris Elba Is Giving His Smooth Voice To Disney’s Live-Action JUNGLE BOOK

Disney’s upcoming live-action version of The Jungle Book just leveled up, because Idris Elba is nearly on board. The actor has guarded the rainbow bridge in the Thor films and… more

Marvel and Disney Tease New Theme Park Comic Possibly Featuring Figment

Marvel and Disney launched a series of comics based on locations and characters from Disney theme parks earlier this year with Seekers of the Weird. It’s published under the Disney… more

Artists Tackle X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST Posters

X-Men: Days of Future Past is bringing together different timelines, new alliances, and what appears to be more mutants than we’ve seen in any of the other X-Men films. In… more

Every Doctor Mew Needs a TARDIS Cat Condo

Forget K-9, it’s time to meet Kat-9! Cats may not be as helpful as the robotic pup, but they’re cute and furry. That counts for something. Redditor RockabillyJ built this… more

Watch New Deleted Scenes From THOR: THE DARK WORLD With Disney Movies Anywhere

Disney’s new digital storage service, Disney Movies Anywhere, launched recently, and, besides letting you watch Disney and Pixar films from your computers and devices, you can also view Marvel movies…. more

Zack Snyder Says He Saved WATCHMEN From The Terry Gilliams of the World

Where there are films based on books and comics, there are arguments about who could have told the on-screen interpretation better. It’s inevitable. When it comes to Watchmen, Joel Silver… more

Watch the First Clip From CHEAP THRILLS

What would you do to get $500? The first official clip from Drafthouse Films’ Cheap Thrills shows the stars of the movie delivering on slightly violent dares to get some… more

Read 224 Issues of Starlog Magazine For Free at the Internet Archive

Remember Starlog magazine? Its first issue hit stands in August 1976, and it kicked off with a complete guide to the episodes of Star Trek: The Original Series and a… more

Enjoy a Brief Preview of George R.R. Martin’s THE WINDS OF WINTER

We live in an age where we get short teasers for slightly longer trailers for full-length movies, so it makes sense that the concept would transfer to books. Fans get… more

President Obama, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and Bill Nye Star In This Geeky Selfie

Teenage girls may take the most selfies, but the activity isn’t limited to any certain age group. You never know who you’ll catch turning the camera around, and this photo… more

Capture Rocket Raccoon and Groot With This GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Statue

We may have only recently received the first trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy, but one thing is apparent: Rocket Raccoon is going to be huge. Despite his small stature,… more

HOOK Fight Scene Recreated with the Real Rufio

The story of Peter Pan has been adapted for the screen repeatedly, and some interpretations are better than others. Hook, released in 1991, did an okay job bringing the fairy… more

Bid On STAR WARS Collectibles to Raise Funds For Rancho Obi-Wan

Just north of San Francisco, there is a magical treasure trove filled to the brim with Star Wars collectibles – and anyone can visit. Rancho Obi-Wan, a non-profit museum run… more

First Look at Lady Sif In MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.

Look out bad guys, Lady Sif is coming to Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., and it seems like she means business. Though the series has had… more

Report: Adam Driver May Be STAR WARS: EPISODE VII’s Villain

Villains are important to any universe, but it’s especially true for Star Wars. Darth Vader is an iconic character and any bad guy created within the same galaxy will be… more


What time is it? Adventure Time! The popular cartoon has been entertaining kids and adults with math, heroics, and all-around wackiness for just about four years, following Finn the human… more

Concept Art for the STAR TREK Section of Paramount’s New Theme Park

If visiting Spain wasn’t already on your to-do list, there’s a wonderful reason to add it: Paramount is planning to build a theme park at Alhama de Murcia before the… more

Watch a One Minute Animated Version of DIE HARD

Die Hard might feel like it’s fast-paced, but it’s not as quick as this one-minute speed run. YouTube user 1A4STUDIO has created several short animated versions of films over the… more

Stephen Amell Shares Prep for ARROW’s Biggest Fight Sequence Yet

Arrow rarely has a dull moment. The series takes you through twists and turns and along the way, and there are a lot of badass fight scenes. You know the… more