Early Serenity in Australia

Grant Burton, a friend of Slice of Sci-Fi from Melbourne, Australia sent us word of an early screening of Serenity at the Village Theater chains across the continent. If you live down-under and can’t, or don’t want to wait until September to see Serenity then check out Village Cinema’s time, date and location of an […]

Will Crispin Glover Be “The Joker?”

Written by: S.K. Sloan An unsubstantiated rumor is floating around in the sci-fi ether that Crispin Glover, the consummate pundent of weird is being put at the top of the A-List to play the Joker in the Batman Begins sequel. So far I have read or heard this rumor now by several different sources, including […]

Three New Cast Members For X-Men III

Source: ComingSoon.net Submitted by: Kyle Nin There will be three more additions to X-Men 3, the third chapter in the series based on Marvel Comics’ popular superteam, currently under production with Brett Ratner at the helm. Professor X’s old love interest, Dr. Moira McTaggert of the Mutant Research Center on Muir Island, Scotland will be […]

Movie Makers Filming Old-Style Sci-Fi Mystery

Source: Roanoke.com Guest Writer: Paul Dellinger (New River Current) Submitted by: Lesmond The digital picture taking shape near Mountain Lake harks back to the sci-fi classics of the 1950s. The aliens have landed and they came from the ’50s. But we will not get to see them until Halloween.

Harry Potter Sneak-Peek

Thanks to our intrepid reporter Kyle Nin catch a sneak peek of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire courtesy of the good folks over at EXTRA. The latest in the Potter franchise looks to be the best thus far and is scheduled for theaters on November 18th of this year.

Westworld Now A Go?

Source: SciFi Wire Submitted by: Kyle Nin Shelved when Arnold Schwarzenegger was elected governor of California, Warner Brothers-based producer Jerry Weintraub’s remake of Westworld is now a go, with director Tarsem (The Cell) set to helm, Variety reported. Schwarzenegger’s representatives insisted to the trade paper that he’s not involved with the project at this point. […]

Serenity featurette on msn

Attention Firefly fans, there’s a short featurette: “An Inside Look” up on msn that contains comments by Joss Whedon and fan reactions recorded after seeing the preview. You can find the featurette here. When the crew of the spaceship Serenity takes on two new passengers — a young doctor and his unstable, telepathic sister — […]

Guillory Lands Eragon

Source: Variety The U.K.’s top model, Sienna Guillory has been given the nod to headline as the female lead in 20th Century Fox’s upcoming fantasy-adventure “Eragon.” Guillory will star as the elven Arya. You may remember Guillory as Jill Valentine in the horror feature, Resident Evil:Apocalypse starring Milla Jovovich. On June 25th of this year […]

Ralph Fiennes on Lord Voldemort

Source: ComingSoon.net Submitted by: Kyle Nin While in New York to talk about the upcoming political thriller The Constant Gardener, an adaptation of the John le Carré bestseller directed by Fernando Meirelles, actor Ralph Fiennes talked a bit with ComingSoon.net about his upcoming role as the evil Lord Voldemort in Harry Potter and the Goblet […]

Shatner Plays Possum In Hedge

Source: SciFi Wire Tim Johnson, director of DreamWorks’ upcoming animated movie Over the Hedge, told SCI FI Wire that William Shatner will spoof his Star Trek character of Capt. James T. Kirk by voicing Ozzie the Possum. “Ozzie has to show that when a possum is threatened, you pretend you are dead,” Johnson said in […]

Narnia World Unlike Rings

Source: SciFi Wire Submitted by: Kyle Nin Richard Taylor, who supervised the designs of armor and weapons for the Lord of the Rings trilogy and the upcoming film adaptation of Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, said that although both stories were adapted from British novels of the same period, the […]