“National Ghostbusters Day” Celebrates Film’s 30th Anniversary

Ghostbusters 2014 anniversary

Thursday, August 28th is being touted as “National Ghostbusters Day”, in honor of the 30th anniversary of the original Ghostbusters theatrical release — who ya gonna call?

This milestone is being celebrated with a limited theatrical re-release of Ghostbusters, exhibiting it’s 4K remastered restoration for another generation to see on the big screen in the US and Canada, beginning August 29th.

“Wizard Wars” Brings Magic and Illusion to Syfy

Wizard Wars on Syfy

On August 19th, Syfy debuts the new six-episode competition series “Wizard Wars,” offering a fascinating window inside the secretive world of magic. In each episode, a new team of magician “Challengers” will be presented with a random assortment of ordinary objects, and will be given a limited amount of time to transform these objects into amazing and magical performances.

Shark Week 2014: Are You Ready?

Shark Week 2014

Today, SHARK WEEK, television’s longest running must-see summer TV event, returns to Discovery Channel. Building upon last year’s 11 shark-filled specials, a whopping 14 hours of brand new SHARK WEEK programs coupled with a live talk show each night gives this year’s SHARK WEEK the most number of programs and premiere hours ever featured in the event’s 27-year history.

Sci-Fried: Geek Anthems and Making Music

Sci-Fried 2014

What happens when a longtime scifi geek manages to wrangle the wild talents of a group of geeks collectively known as Sci-Fried? A fun chat about geek music, honoring TV series that died long before their time, random movie references and other hilarities ensues.

“Guardians of the Galaxy” — A Slice of SciFi Review

Guardians of the Galaxy

When I first heard that Marvel was adding Guardians of the Galaxy to their Cinematic Universe lineup, my initial reaction was along the lines of “What the… huh?” Even after I’d recovered a few bruised synapses, I couldn’t figure where they’d go with that.

Then the first trailers for Guardians of the Galaxy started appearing on Marvel’s YouTube page… despite my initial misgivings, I was hooked, and I knew I needed to see this movie.

Marvel Movie Slate Updated at SDCC

Marvel Studios logo

While the upcoming release dates for Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 2 and Phase 3 films were announced earlier this year, many fans had hoped that a list of titles to go along with those dates would be announced at the Marvel panel at Comic-Con International.

Alas, the teasing and speculation will continue for a while longer.

Reviewing “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

SLICEnews movie critics Noah Richman and Daren Gulsvig are at it again with their brutal honest assessment of… that box office smash with a very long title.

Watch and learn if they give it Opposable Thumbs Up or Down…