“Mall Cop” On Top

Americans went to the box office this weekend looking for a laugh and it appears they got it from Kevin James. The former “King of Queens” is on top of the box office receipts for the second weekend in a row with “Paul Blart, Mall Cop.” The movie took in $21 million dollars for the […]

Slice of SciFi #197: Talking Scifi with Michael Hinman


In the News: Scientists at England’s Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust have produced the first images of a heart attack taken from inside a human heart, which may help treating heart attacks in the future. Webcasts of funerals are gaining in popularity. Sir Terry Pratchett has been testing a new device that could slow down […]

Ryan Joins “Doctor Who”


Earlier this week, we reported that former “Bionic Woman” actress Michelle Ryan was in talks to appear in “Doctor Who.”  At the time, the rumor-mill indicated she would be joining new Doctor Matt Smith as the latest companion. Now comes official word from the BBC that Ryan will appear in the upcoming special, “Planet of […]

“Chuck” Fans Lobby for Third Season


While “Chuck” has been creatively knocking it out of the park this year,  the all-important ratings haven’t exactly been a home run.  Faced with stiff competition from CBS’s comedy line-up and ABC’s reality series, “Chuck” has struggled this season in its timeslot. Rumors of the series’ potential cancellation have begun to surface, leading some fans […]

Is Singer’s “Logan’s Run” Remake Still Happening?


A couple of years ago, director Bryan Singer was ready to update the 70’s sci-fi film, “Logan’s Run.” However, it appears the project has stalled a bit with Singer taking on variety of other projects. So, will we see his version of “Run” any time soon? “At the moment, I haven’t decided. I really don’t […]

“Invasion,” “Moonlight” Premiere Tonight on SciFi

If you missed “Invasion” or “Moonlight” during their initial runs on ABC and CBS, tonight you can watch them from the beginning on SciFi.  Starting at 8 p.m. EST is “Invasion,” the story of a small town after what appears to be an alien intervention.  Then it’s the vampire detective series that won a loyal […]

Slice of SciFi #196: Voicemail Show

This is the show for our inquiring fans and listeners and their voicemails, emails. We want to hear your comments and feedback… No, really, we do! Pay no attention to how much Mike grumbles about them…you know – that guy sitting in the dark corner with all the knobs and switches. Got a comment for […]

“Inkheart” Director Wanted Fraser


Actor Brendan Fraser had an advantage over every other actor trying out for the lead in the upcoming big-screen adapation of “Inkheart.” Author Cornelia Funke was inspired to create the character of Mo from an inspiration by Fraser. “This book shows up, and it’s inscribed, “To Brendan, thank you for inspiring this character. I hope […]

“Preacher” Finds a Script Writer

It has a star, it has a director and now the big-screen adaptation of “Preacher” has a screenwriter. According to Variety, writer John August has been tapped to write the big-screen version of “Preacher.” Sam Mendes will direct the film, which centers on the preacher of a Texas town who is struggling to get by […]

“Tom and Jerry” Headed to Big-Screen


The eternal game of cat and mouse between popular cartoon characters Tom and Jerry will continue on the big-screen.   The never-ending battle between the duo will come to life using CGI versions of Tom and Jerry interacting with live-action settings.  Warner Brothers will produce the film and is targeting the film at the family audience […]

Apple Posts Profit on iPod Sales

Driven by Christmas sales for its popular iPod players, Apple reported its first quarter of $10 billion sales in the first quater of the fiscal year according to the Hollywood Reporter. Apples said Wednesday that its revenues rose 6% to $10.2 billion in the fiscal first quarter that ended Dec. 27, while earnings rose 2% […]

CW’s SciFi Thursday Line-Up is All New

SMALLVILLE” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) — Episode: “Bulletproof” JOHN JONES IS SHOT — Clark (Tom Welling) discovers John Jones (guest star Phil Morris) was shot while working as a police officer, so Clark dons the uniform and goes undercover to find the culprit. Meanwhile, Lana (Kristin Kreuk) confronts Tess (Cassidy Freeman) and tells her Lex […]