Automat-uhhh… You Wanna Watch Blade Runner Instead?

[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wh_wmaOZcWo&w=560&h=315] Automata Release Date: 10/10/2014 Cast: Antonio Banderas, Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Melanie Griffith, Dylan McDermott, Robert Forster Director: Gabe Ibáñez Studio: Nu Boyana, Green Moon Espana Distributor: Millenium Entertainment Genre(s): Sci-Fi Rating: ★★☆☆☆ Review Spoilers: High IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia I had the chance to sit down with Automata and to put it […]

William Campbell Powell’s Expiration Day is a Hidden Gem Among YA Sci-Fi

Don’t forget to ENTER HERE for a chance to win your own copy of Expiration Day and an awesome Tor Teen bag! Three winners will be selected at the end of the book tour so check it out. Expiration Day Author: William Campbell Powell Release Date: April 22, 2014 Publisher: Tor Teen Source: NetGalley DRC Genre(s): YA Science […]

Robots, Exoskeletons, Crazy Villains, and Space Make "Elysium" a Sci-Fi Must-See

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QILNSgou5BY&w=560&h=315] Elysium Directed by Neil Blomkamp Starring: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley Rating: B+ If you’ve seen Park Avenue (a documentary on Netflix about the rich and poor) Elysium is essentially a future built from that divide. In 2154, Earth is nothing more than an overpopulated and polluted place […]

The Pacific Rim Trailer Is Two Parts Gundam With A Dash of Evangelion And a Hint of RahXephon

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-ZcqwvQbas] Hollywood is finally getting hip to the giant robot craze. Next year’s Pacific Rim will join last year’s Real Steel – and I suppose the Transformer series – in the budding giant robot genre. Of course, fans of Japanese anime have been long familiar with giant robots. And Pacific Rim seems […]