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DOCTOR WHO: A Companion’s Companion – Series 1

After another 8 years of no televised Doctor Who, but heaps and gobs of Eighth Doctor novels and Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Doctor audio plays, it came time for… more

Full DOCTOR WHO 50th Anniversary Week Schedule on BBC America

Everybody’s gearing up for the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who, which is now a scant two weeks away, but BBC America wants you to know that “The Day of the… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more
 

Schlock & Awe: TOMBS OF THE BLIND DEAD

You know how sometimes you’re on a train, going to some glamorous destination spot, and you hop off because you’re mad at your boyfriend, and then you end… more

Pitch This, Vintage Edition: An Early-90s SPIDER-MAN

Spider-Man has, by far, had more televised animated incarnations than any superhero, and that’s including Batman, who comes a close second. Hot on the heels of the 1992 X-Men cartoon,… more

Win a DVD Prize Pack from FREE BIRDS

No, it has nothing to do with the Lynyrd Skynyrd song. The new animated film Free Birds is in theaters now, just in time for Thanksgiving. It tells the story… more
 

STAR WARS VII Has a Release Date

Jedi aficionados now know when they need to have their robes pressed and lightsabers all shined and ready; it has just been announced on starwars.com that Star Wars: Episode… more

New ROBOCOP Trailer Shows Us a Ton More RoboCop

Apparently America is robo-phobic. Or, that’s the conceit that Samuel L. Jackson’s character is using to expand the reach of robotic law enforcement in the newest trailer for Sony’s RoboCop… more

ARROW Recap: League of Assassins

This week’s episode of Arrow, “League of Assassins,” was very Black Canary heavy, with which I’m totally okay. After the “promise” last week that Sara Lance would tell her family… more
 

DOCTOR WHO: A Companion’s Companion – The TV Movie

A bit of a quickie today in that it only encompasses a single 90-minute television presentation in 1996, but a very, very important one in the annals of Doctor Who…. more

Tom Hiddleston: The Greatest Living Impressionist

It’s kind of not fair. Tom Hiddleston, he of Loki fame, is not only a very handsome guy and a terrific actor, but he’s also incredibly funny and a master… more

10 Lesser Marvel Movies That Paved The Way

By now, movies based on Marvel properties are a $12 billion enterprise, with several different studios and production companies involved churning out hit after hit. Largely, this trend began with… more
 

Win Tickets to See Insane Movie THE VISITOR in NYC

Possibly the battiest sounding and looking movie I’ve ever heard of is coming to cinema screens this week. Drafthouse Films’ newly-acquired 1979 Italian mixture of Star Wars, The Omen, The… more

The Shelf: DOCTOR WHO, THE HOBBIT, MAD MEN, TWILIGHT

Holy box sets, Batman! As we get closer to the holiday season (it’s here if you ask some people), the bigger-ticket Blu-ray and DVD items are making their way to… more

DOCTOR WHO: A Companion’s Companion – Season 26

After several seasons of meh-to-cruddy writing and production, Doctor Who was finally starting to pick up some narrative and thematic traction again in Season 25. Script Editor Andrew Cartmel was… more
 

AN ADVENTURE IN SPACE AND TIME Premieres November 22 on BBC America

Almost as much as the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary special, “The Day of the Doctor,” I’ve been looking forward to An Adventure in Space and Time, the Mark Gatiss-penned docudrama… more

Pitch This, Vintage Edition: An Authentic 1960s X-MEN Movie

Matthew Vaughn’s X-Men: First Class gave cinematic audiences an idea of what the Xavier School for Gifted Youngsters might have been like in the 1960s. It’s a really fun movie… more

ATTACK THE BLOCK Director On Tap to Captain STAR TREK 3?

This is a promotion we’re very excited about. With J.J. Abrams out as director of Paramount and Skydance’s third installment of the Star Trek reboot, what with him heading… more
 

SOS ISLAND: Choose Your Champion and WIN!

The SOS Island competition and survival program is in full swing. The field of contestants is down from 16 to eight and the tasks are getting all the more daunting… more

DOCTOR WHO: A Companion’s Companion – Season 25

After the campy, mawkish, and largely insipid 24th season of Doctor Who, anything would be an improvement. Sylvester McCoy’s Seventh Doctor came out of the gate like a clown… more

Meltdown Comics Celebrates DOCTOR WHO with Free Art Exhibit

How many times has the Doctor saved the world, averted disaster, or otherwise touched people’s lives? Take into account eleven different incarnations in a career spanning 50 of our Earth… more
 

Slasher Showdown: Michael Myers vs. Jason Voorhees

Today is Halloween, and I’ve been thinking a lot about my favorite slasher movie franchise, Halloween, as evidenced by the quite-long history of Halloween I wrote the other week. Despite… more

ARROW Recap: Crucible

The word “crucible” refers to a gargantuan and difficult task to complete, a trial by fire, as it were. It also means a bowl used to mix super hot materials…. more

163 Horror Movies in 2 1/2 Minutes

This is a pretty damn cool thing I found on the ol’ internets. YouTuber and filmmaker Jonathan Keogh edited this super impressive amalgam of clips from, basically, every good horror… more