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Star Wars Episode VII secrets revealed through … Tinder?

April 16, 2014 – 11:36 am |

Could Star Wars be shooting in the deserts of Abu Dhabi? Thanks to a popular dating app, it may be so.

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Classic Comic Cover Corner – Sub-Mariner #25

April 20, 2014 – 7:45 am |

Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner!

Sub-Mariner #25 – May, 1970

Cover art by Marie Severin and Sal Buscema

Sub-Mariner #25 – May, 1970

Sub-Mariner #25 – May, 1970

When it was announced last week that famed Olympic swimmer, Michael Phelps, would be making an appearance at a local swim meet (allegedly “testing the waters” and considering coming out of retirement to compete in the 2016 Rio Olympics), it reminded me of a vision I had during the Olympian’s 2008 heyday – that Phelps would make the perfect Sub-Mariner in a movie about the egotistical Prince of Atlantis. Read the full story »

Review: Under the Skin – Alien avant-garde

April 18, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Under the Skin

Would you die to see Scarlett Johansson “bare it all”? Apparently most men in Scotland say, “Yes”, to that prospect; at least according to Under the Skin…

Review: Transcendence – Silly sentience cinema

April 18, 2014 – 7:40 am |
Transcendence

Transcendence, desperately tries to be a smart sci-fi story about the dangers of technology mixed with artificial intelligence; but ‘intelligent’ it is not.

Star Wars Episode VII secrets revealed through … Tinder?

April 16, 2014 – 11:36 am |

Could Star Wars be shooting in the deserts of Abu Dhabi? Thanks to a popular dating app, it may be so.

The final X-Men: Days of Future Past trailer is here

April 16, 2014 – 7:50 am |

The final trailer is here for X-Men: Days of Future Past.

ACME promises explosive day of comic coolness

April 15, 2014 – 11:30 am |
Arizona Comic Mini Expo - art by Cory Walker

ACME in Arizona used to be closely associated with the shenanigans of the Road Runner & Wile E. Coyote; but that all changed when the Arizona Comic Mini Expo…

Watch part of the X-Men: Days of Future Past’s opening battle now!

April 14, 2014 – 9:47 pm |

The next generation of mutants fight against the extinction of their kind as a deadly new enemy draws near.

Rebel Heist: Han Solo stars in preview of Dark Horse Comics miniseries

April 14, 2014 – 9:00 am |

Catch the first four pages of the new Star Wars: Rebel Heist miniseries from Dark Horse Comics, launching April 30.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Star Wars #13

April 13, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Star Wars #13 – July, 1978

It was announced a few days ago that the seven-foot tall and 70-year-old actor, Peter Mayhew, would be reprising his role as Chewbacca in Star Wars: Episode VII…

Review: The Unknown Known – Weapon of mass deception

April 11, 2014 – 7:30 am |
The Unknown Known

The language of politics can be fascinating, and in that world of carefully chosen words and deceptive speech, Donald Rumsfeld is one of the best there is…

Review: Oculus – Not the fairest of them all

April 11, 2014 – 7:10 am |
Oculus

An antique mirror is a portal to a dimension of demons and the deceased in Oculus, a new horror film that starts as an original and inventive psychological…