“Stargate: Atlantis” Season Five Contest

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Slice of SciFi has three (3) copies of “Stargate: Alantis – The Complete Fifth Season” to give away.  This contest runs from June 29 until midnight Pacific time on July 5. Travel through the Stargate as the ultimate and final season of the adrenaline-driven, intriguing space drama, “Stargate: Atlantis” Season 5 arrives as a five-disc […]

“Terminator: Salvation” Game Winners

Congratulations to our two winners in the “Terminator: Salvation” game contest.  The winner of the game for the Playstation 3 is Bradley Carver of Gainsville, GA and the X-Box 360 winner is Glen Rust of Denton, Texas. Be on the lookout for the games to arrive in your mailbox soon.

“Virtuality” Doesn’t Deliver Ratings

If you liked Friday’s showing of “Virtuality,” and hoped to see more, we’ve got some bad news this morning. The two-hour movie/potential pilot by Ron Moore and Michael Taylor barely registered in the ratings Friday evening drawing 1.8 million viewers and an 0.5 adult demo rating.  It was the lowest rated show of the night […]

SyFy VP Will Answer Questions Via Twitter

Got a question about SyFy for channel vice-president Craig Engler? Thanks to the modern marvel of Twitter, you can ask Engler directly about the network’s programming or impending name change.  Engler has signed up for a Twitter account and promises that he will be interactive with fans and viewers of the cable outlet. “Most networks […]

“The Box” Trailer Debuts

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On this week’s Slice of SciFi Movie Talk, we talked about the upcoming Richard Kelly film, “The Box.” Based on a short story by Richard Mattheson, “The Box” tells the story of a young couple who are receive a mysterious box. Inside is a button that if pushed, will kill one person somewhere in the […]

Ulysses solar probe to go dark

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Nineteen years and close to 5.8 billion miles later, the Ulysses solar probe’s mission is coming to an end according to the Associated Press. NASA and the European space agency plan will turn off the probe’s transmitter Tuesday.  The probe was originally designed to run for five years, but has surprised and delighted scienetists by […]

“Fallen” Takes Box Office Crown

No surprises at the box-office this weekend. “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen” drew new record-setting box-office totals over its five day opening.  The movie took in $201.2 million in receipts since opening last Wednesday.  The five-day total was just shy of the total set by “The Dark Knight” last summer. The movie was powered by […]

“Virtuality” Airs Tonight on Fox

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THE CREW OF THE PHAETON EMBARKS ON A 10-YEAR JOURNEY THROUGH OUTER SPACE TO SAVE THE EARTH IN THE ORIGINAL SCIENCE-FICTION THRILLER “VIRTUALITY” From Ron Moore and Michael Taylor, the minds behind “Battlestar Galactica,” comes the World Broadcast Premiere of the new science-fiction thriller VIRTUALITY. As the crew of the Phaeton approaches the go/no-go point […]

“Transformers” Already Setting Records

With only one other film opening this weekend, it wasn’t a matter of if “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen” would hold the top spot–it was a question of how much would it take at that top spot. So far, it appears the movie could be on target to do “Dark Knight” like numbers according to […]

NBC Sets Fall Premiere Dates

Mark your calendars for Monday, September 21. That’s when the fourth season of “Heroes” returns. NBC will begin its new fall schedule with NFL broadcasts on Sunday and slowly roll out its fall slate over the next two weeks, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The full schedule of returning shows is as follows. Sunday, September […]

Eleven Doctors for “Children in Need”?

It could be the moment that “Doctor Who” fans have dreamed about for years or it could be another rumor. British newspaper, the Daily Mirror is reporting that this year’s “Doctor Who” segment will feature the first-ever on-screen meeting of all eleven incarnations of the Doctor. Yes, that includes future Doctor Matt Smith and the […]