This week, Ian Verdun is here to talk mermaids, comics, and more. Ian’s a big comics fan, an in addition to loving the mainstream superhero comics, he’s also a fan of some of the less explored worlds out there. His dream project to produce/star in: “Rising Stars” by J. Michael Straczynski. [Listen to the show…]
Writer/director Vaughn Stein drops by to talk about his first feature, Terminal, which stars Margot Robbie, Simon Pegg, Dexter Fletcher and Mike Myers, and was made through Robbie’s production company, LuckyChap. [Listen to the show…]
The annual Eta Aquarid meteor shower returns this month. On the night of May 6 to 7, expect to see up to 10 meteors per hour. Look for them shooting from the east after midnight. [Read more…]
Exclusive to Slice of SciFi, courtesy of Simian Films, here’s a chance for one of our listeners to win a costume shirt, the bloody police uniform shirt worn by Vincent Ward (The Walking Dead) in Live-Evil, now digitally available for rent or purchase on iTunes! [Read more…]
This week, the magical Rena Owen is here to talk about mermaids, secrets, and looking at myths in new ways, and of course, her role as Helen in Freeform’s Siren.
What myths would you want to see a new take on? Let us know! Call 602-635-6976 and leave a message, send Summer an email, or have your say in the comments below! [Listen to the show…]
Chased by a vengeful criminal (James Franco) and a gang of otherworldly soldiers, a recently released ex-con (Jack Reynor) and his adopted teenage brother (Myles Truitt) are forced to go on the run with a weapon of mysterious origin as their only protection. [Read more…]
This week, Holden Andrews and Victor Mathieu stop by to talk about their new horror feature, Dead List, available on VOD on May 1.
Holden & Victor talk about collaborating with Ivan Asen to write and direct this story, how each chapter builds on the overall story, about doing practical effects (with clowns!) and more.
What horror movie monsters do you love, or hate? Let us know! Call 602-635-6976 and leave a message, send Summer an email, or have your say in the comments below! [Listen to the show…]
This week, Cress Williams drops by to talk all things Black Lightning, the fun of playing a superhero after having grown up watching them in cartoons, the family connections and their importance in the world of Black Lightning, about the expanding number of metahumans with powers in the Pierce family, and more.
What has the explosion of comics superheroes done for you? Are there heroes in any of the comics realms that you’d like to see on screen, either live action or animated? Let us know! Call 602-635-6976 and leave a message, send Summer an email, or have your say in the comments below! [Listen to the show…]
Wildling, a new indie horror feature from IFC Midnight, is a story closer to fable than horror, and the ethereal nature of the way the story unfolds enhances that feel. The cinematography is dreamlike, and when we meet young Anna (Bel Powley) and begin to understand the way her life is controlled, the curiosity and concern serve to draw viewers in, and hook them into wondering where this story is going and how it intends to get there. [Read more…]
The winners of the 2018 Phoenix Film Festival are: FEATURE FILM AWARDS Audience Award: “Up to Snuff” Best Picture: “The Idea of Manhood” Best Documentary: “Forever B” Best Director: Zack Wilcox – “Hunting Lands” Best Ensemble: “Rich Kids” Best Screenplay: Serge Kushnier – “The Idea of Manhood” Sidney K. Shapiro Humanitarian Award: “Becoming Who I […]