Netflix Opens Streaming Service to Mac Users

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Mac users who have felt left behind on streaming movies via the popular Netflix rental service can rejoice today. The Internet movie rental giant announced yesterday it will begin offering Mac users access to streaming movies. The issue Netflix faced was there was no streaming media player for the Mac. Netflix has now announced the […]

Will There Be a Third Batman?

With “Dark Knight” taking in close to a billion dollars at the world-wide box-office, a third installment with the Caped Crusader seems like a no-brainer. And while we’ve heard rumors for months now on who could be the next rogue the Batman battles, it appears all the speculation on a third installment may be premature. […]

Scientists Find Nearby Solar System

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Astronomers have discovered evidence of an alien solar system close enough to Earth that it could be seen with the naked eye. The Epsilon Eridani is a mere 10.5 light years (approximately 63 trillion miles) away from Earth and is one of the eight closest stars to our solar system. Astronomers have observed at least […]

Disney Will Promote Wall-E for Best Picture

When it opened this summer, Disney and Pixar’s “Wall-E” generated a lot of talk that the film could be could be an early candidate for the best picture nomination at next year’s Oscar awards.  Now it appears that Disney’s marketing team will begin a push to try and secure a best picture nod for the […]

ABC Will Air Pushing Daisies Tomorrow Evening

While it’s drawn critical acclaim and a loyal fanbase, ABC’s series “Pushing Daisies” has been struggling this year.  The quriky series got off to a hot start last year in the ratings, but was one of the biggest victims of the writer’s strike.  ABC had faith in the series, renewing it for a second season […]

Gaiman’s Graveyard Book Headed to Big Screen

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Before his latest novel, “The Graveyard Book” hit stores, author Neil Gaiman had interest from Hollywood about creating a big-screen version of the story.  Now that the book has hit the New York Times best-seller list for children’s fiction, interest in producing a big-screen adaptation of the book has increased.  Gaiman told MTV News that […]

Latest Chuck Webisodes Debut

NBC’s “Chuck” will take a break next week to make room for a pre-election special edition of “Saturday Night Live.”  If you’re suffering from withdrawal pangs for this smart, funny NBC comedy/drama, the good news is the Peacock network has posted three new webisodes in the “Chuck” universe.  Each webisode centers on Chuck’s employer the […]

FCC Will Have New Chief Following Election

One week from today, Americans will head to the polls to choose a new leader for the United States. And no matter who wins the race, reports from Washington indicate that the new president will appoint a new head of the Federal Communications Commission when he takes office in January. The appointment would replace current […]

Did the Dow Save Sarah Connor, Knight Rider?

Last week, we brought you the news that “Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles” and “Knight Rider” both got surprising full-season pick-ups by Fox and NBC.  The pick-ups were considered surprising by many because both shows have struggled to deliver solid ratings this year with “Sarah Connor” considered on the hot seat for cancellation just a […]

Kripke Responds to Supernatural Fans

Warning: This article contains mild SPOILERS for Thursday’s episode of “Supernatural,” ‘Yellow Fever’   If you haven’t seen it yet and don’t want to know what happens, please turn back now. Following last Thursday’s episode of “Supernatural,” fans have been calling Dean a certain four-letter word that rhymes with stick. The clamor and criticism has […]

X-Rays Detected from Scotch Tape

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One of the essentials of holiday wrapping, Scotch Tape may have another use.  Last week, scientists reported that the popular adhesive produced X-Rays when peeled off the roll  in a vaccum.   The researchers even made an X-ray image of one of their fingers.  The work confirmed reports made 50 years ago by Russian scientists of […]

BBC: Children in Need Will Promo Christmas Who

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Looks like the reunion of all the remaining Doctors will have to wait at least another year. The BBC issued a statement over the weekend saying this year’s segment on “Children in Need” for “Doctor Who” would be a clip of the first two minutes of this year’s Christmas special, “The Next Doctor.” “This never-seen-before […]

Whedon Throws Out Original Dollhouse Pilot

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Fans concerned about Joss Whedon’s upcoming series “Dollhouse” may be able to breath a sigh of relief today.  Over the weekend, Whedon took a few minutes to update fans on the current status of his mid-season Fox series on his blog at Whedonesque.  Whedon told fans that the original pilot has been “scrapped” and that […]

Spend Halloween With the Ghost Hunters

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To celebrate Halloween this Friday, SciFi’s popular reality series “Ghost Hunters” will air a seven-hour live special.   Hosted by Josh Gates and Steve Valentine and guest starring “Stargate SG1″ and “Sanctuary”‘s Amanda Tapping, the live event will revisit Fort Delaware. Fort Delaware, also known as the Black Hole, was used during the Civil War as […]

Saw Series Most Successful Horror Franchise in History

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With its second place showing at the box-office this weekend, “Saw V” helped the “Saw” series became the highest grossing horror franchise in history. The $30 million box-office take pushed the franchise’s total domestic gross at the box-office to  $316 million.  That puts it ahead of the previous heavy-weight in the series, the “Friday the […]