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Films Music 

Ready To SCORE? Check Out The Trailer To The Upcoming Soundtrack Movie!

If you’re a frequent visitor here on the website, then you know how much I love movie soundtracks. We’re currently living through an incredible vinyl resurgence with movie soundtracks at the forefront, getting the respect and recognition that I’ve always thought they deserved, and now composers are starting to get the rock star treatment too! […]

Films 

Screen Junkies Offers An “Honest” Look At Both ALIENS And PROMETHEUS!

It’s no secret that we love what those fine fiends at Screen Junkies do, especially when it comes to their “Honest Trailer” series. They’re usually pretty spot on with their, well…. I was about to write “critiques,” but let’s go with “observations,” shall we? With ALIEN: COVENANT now in theaters, a lot of genre fans have […]

Films 

Ranking the ALIEN Franchise: Worst to First

Ranking the ALIEN franchise is tough, and it isn’t tough due to mediocrity or an uneven nature to the franchise, it’s tough because every single film in the series has – at the very least – been good. That’s a rarity in this genre. But ALIEN has managed to make it happen, and that makes […]

Films 

Mondo Unleashes ALIENS Ceramic Tiki Mugs!

The fine fiends at Mondo sure do know how to appeal to the horror/sci-fi fan in all of us! Now up for pre-orders are tiki mugs inspired by James Cameron’s classic sequel ALIENS! As the product descriptions states: Ceramic mugs inspired by both Tiki culture and the James Cameron classic, the ALIENS tiki mug is hand-glazed, holds 16 fluid ounces, […]

Films 

R.I.P. Bill Paxton

Well this is awful news to wake up to. It appears the great Bill Paxton has passed away. He was 61. According to an official family statement, “It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery. A loving husband and father, Bill began his […]

Comic Books Films 

Stuart Gordon’s Unmade IRON MAN: When The “Masters Of Horror” Almost Made MARVEL Movies

As someone that grew up an avid reader of comic books, we are currently living in glorious times. Most of my favorites have all already graced the silver screen, and they’ll pretty much continue to do so for the next decade. But there was a time when it seemed like we’d never get a live-action […]

Films 

ALIENS, FLATLINERS and SAW: LEGACY – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

There is a bit of a dead zone every July, when it seems like every major entertainment outlet is trying not to reveal any news because they’re going to try to announce something big at Comic-Con. So this week’s Horror News Rundown is a little shorter than usual, but we’ve still got some cool news […]

Films 

How THE TERMINATOR Is A Successful Slasher Movie

At this point, THE TERMINTOR is something so ingrained in the pop culture subconscious, it’s impossible to imagine a time in which the concept seemed alien or farfetched to Hollywood. Every aspect of it, from the instantly recognizable theme music, to the intricately crafted time-travel script, to Stan Winton’s robotic exoskeleton design, to Arnold’s infamous “I’ll be […]

The Evolution Of Ellen Ripley!

With this past Tuesday being officially christened ALIEN DAY, we’ve all had the franchise on the brain pretty much all week. Everyone’s doing their part to celebrate in their own way, whether it be by hosting their own ALIEN marathons, attending screenings or indulging in whatever new collectibles were created specifically for this new “holiday.” […]

Films 

Giving #RESPECT To Everyone’s Favorite Android, Bishop!

Sometimes, there are characters in genre pictures that are so darned righteous and awesome, you can’t stop thinking about them or their amazing feats long after the movie is over. This column is dedicated to those cinematic bad-asses that keep us coming back for more. We’ve paid tribute to men, women and even dogs in […]

Films Toys 

Ever Wanted To Wear An ALIEN Xenomorph Ring? Now You Can!

Today is officially ALIEN DAY! And it’s been a blast seeing everyone across our social media pages celebrate by posting their favorite xenomorph poses. We’ve been getting in on the fun with some of our editorial. Yesterday, we looked at the coolest collectibles coming out today for ALIEN DAY. Earlier today, Greg analyzed and made […]

Music 

Talkin’ Tracks – The Other 80’s: Hidden Soundtrack Gems

‘I will take you places you’ve never been. I will show you things that you have never seen and I will see the life run out of you’ – Eva (GHOST STORY) The 1980s was a fertile time for film lovers. The entertainment industry as a whole, while steadily growing since the late 1950s seemed […]

Films 

Watch Every Single Visual Effects Oscar Winner In One Video

This is just cool! With the Oscars right around the corner, Burger Fiction – the weekly video column from Andy Schneider & Jonathan Britnell – have just posted a clip which collects every single winner for best visual FX in Oscar history. The 9 minute clip literally goes from 1927 through to 2014! You’ll catch glimpses of ALIEN, […]