New “Chuck” Videos

We’ve still got a few weeks before everyone’s favorite geek-turned-spy returns, but until then NBC has sent over some clips for the upcoming return of “Chuck.” Sarah Sizzles Chuck: What’s in a name? Chuck…In 3D!: “Chuck” returns on Monday, February 2.

Takei Lends Voice to “Clone Wars”

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Actor George Takei will lend his voice talent on this Friday’s episode of “Star Wars: Clone Wars,” according to Newsarama. Takei, who is best known for his role as Hikaru Sulu on “Star Trek” will provide the voice for a new villian, Lok Durd.  Takei has done extensive voiceover work the past several years, including […]

McLure Speaks About Friday’s BSG

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Hopefully, most of our readers have had a chance to catch up on last Friday’s “Battlestar Galactica.”  If you haven’t and don’t want to know what happens, please turn back now. There are big time SPOILERS ahead. Ron Moore promised the final episodes of “Battlestar Galactica” would bring about the death of several characters.   And […]

“Piranha 3-D” Delayed

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The upcoming “Piranha 3-D” will be coming to a theater near you, but not as soon as we originally reported. Director Alexander Aja says filming for the horror remake has been delayed for a “very logical reason.” “We were stuck with a release date of next summer, and because of that we were almost going […]

Russo Review — “City of Ember” DVD

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Written by: Joe Russo (Film Critic/SoSF Contributor) Director: Gil Kenan Actors: Saoirse Ronan, Toby Jones, Bill Murray, David Ryall, Ian McElhinney Release Date: January 20, 2009 Russo Rating = 7/10 Destined to become a cult favorite…a uniquely dilapidated science fiction environment City of Ember is a dark film. The social and political commentary behind the […]

Bakula To Guest Star on “Chuck”

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“Chuck”‘s second season of pitch-pefect guest-casting will continue later this season when actor Scott Bakula leaps onto the show. Bakula has signed on for a three-episode arc, starting in April as Chuck and Ellie’s estranged father. “Chuck made a promise to his sister, Ellie [Sarah Lancaster], that he was going to find their dad in […]

Scrabble Keyboard

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Last week, we brought you news about a Klingon keyoard.   In a simliar vein comes a keyboard built entirely of Scrabble tiles. The keyboard was built by Doc Datamancer after being commissioned by friends who are avid fans of the popular board game. “Most of the keys are made from real Scrabble tiles that were […]

Ron Moore Discusses BSG Revelations

Warning: This article will contain SPOILERS for the latest episode of “Battlestar Galactica.” If you don’t want to know any of the details or haven’t watched the episode yet, please stop reading now… “Battlestar Galactica” returned with a roar Friday night, featuring at least one jaw-dropping revelation per episode segment. But the biggest revelation was […]

“Eli Stone” Hopes for Third Season

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It wasn’t a Merry Christmas for fans of “Eli Stone” or “Pushing Daisies” with both series getting cancellation notices. Fans have been passionately petitioning for both shows to return to ABC’s schedule and while it looks like “Daisies” future will play out in comic books or on the big-screen (or both), there may be a […]

Russo Review — “Max Payne” DVD & Blu Ray

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Written by: Joe Russo (Film Critic/SoSF Contributor) Director: John Moore Actors: Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, Beau Bridges, Ludacris, Chris O’Donnell Release Date: January 20, 2009 Russo Rating = 7/10 Script flaws and miscasting aside, Max Payne is a beautiful film that looks even better in high definition You have most likely already heard the answer […]

“Iron Man” Leads Visual Effects Society Awards Nominees

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The stunning effects of “Iron Man” led the way when the finalists for Visual Effects Society Awards were announced.   “Iron Man” had five nominations for the seventh annual awards. The Marvel Studios-produced superhero movie was cited in the categories of visual effects in a visual effects-driven movie, best single visual effect of the year, outstanding […]

Russo Review — “Mirrors” Blu Ray & DVD

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Written by: Joe Russo (Film Critic/SoSF Contributor) Director: Alexandre Aja Actors: Kiefer Sutherland, Paula Patton, Amy Smart, Cameron Boyce, Erica Gluck Release Date: January 13, 2009 Pushes Aja’s scares into the realm of the psychological and spiritual In some horror sects, Alexandra Aja is held in extremely high regard as redefining the genre. After the […]

Bob May Remembered

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Bob May, the actor who brought the Robot on “Lost in Space” to life, has passed away according to the Associated Press. May  was a veteran actor and stuntman who had appeared in movies, TV shows and on the vaudeville stage when he was tapped by “Lost in Space” creator Irwin Allen to play the […]