Source: Yahoo News – E Online Written by: Joal Ryan Optimus Prime has a prime release date: The Fourth of July. Transformers, the long-planned, live-action movie based on the robot-morphing cartoon, comic and toy franchise, will roll into theaters July 4, 2007, DreamWorks and Paramount Pictures announced Wednesday. Michael Bay (The Island, The Rock) will […]
I hear a very familiar instrumental tune being played, and I stop in wondrous amazement, and just listen to the music and watch the jets of water dance with the crescendos and decrescendos of the symphonic piece, and the lights turned the water into streams of green, red, yellow and blue. [Read more…]
Written by: S.K. Sloan The genre of Science Fiction and the Supernatural Drama will be no stangers at the 2005 Emmys this year. Hollywood has taken notice and is getting on the small-screen bandwagon by nominating 5 leading shows in the drama category. In my experience this is the first time that this many programs […]
Source: Digital Spy Written by: Neil Wilkes Submitted by: Les ITV has purchased the UK rights to upcoming sci-fi series Supernatural. The show, which will air on US network The WB from the autumn, stars Jared Padalecki and Jenson Ackles as Sam and Dean Winchester; two young brothers “bound by tragedy and blood to a […]
Source: Newsday.com Written By: Diane Werts (Staff Writer) Submitted by: Nina Those in the genre say it encompasses more than space and special effects and deserves critics’ respect and Emmy consideration Case in point: A vice president in the TV industry recently asked me what TV shows I watch for enjoyment. I mentioned my favorite […]
Written by: S.K. Sloan William Shatner is at the Top of His Game When most people reach Shatner’s age they think about slowing down or taking long vacations to the Keys. Not William Shatner. He is staying very active these days.
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that software companies can be held liable for copyright infringement when individuals use their technology to download songs and movies illegally.
The unanimous decision handed the music and movie industries a crucial victory in their ongoing battle to curb Internet piracy — a campaign centered on lobbying for new laws, filing thousands of lawsuits against Internet users, and winning a ruling from the nation’s highest court. [Read more…]
It’s that time again for a listing of events, rallies, conventions and meetings for various science fiction venues in July 2005. Look for the August events listed here on Slice of SciFi toward the end of July. If you have a sci-fi event or know of a legitimate event not listed you can contact me […]
Source: BBC News Submitted by: Trek-Dude & Williams Doctor Who stars Christopher Eccleston and Billie Piper are in the running for best actor and actress honours at this year’s National Television Awards. Both actors feature in a long list that will be whittled down by a public vote ahead of the ceremony in October. Other […]
Source: The Courier Journal Submitted by: S.K. Sloan Written by: Tamara Ikenberg The season for sci-fi blockbuster movies are summer staples, the aliens have landed, onscreen, that is; it must be summer. Popcorn movies with popular stars, excessive explosions and extraterrestrials have been staples of summer since the late ’70s, when George Lucas and Steven […]
Source: Trek Today Story by: Christian Submitted by: S.K. Sloan The producers of the Starship Exeter fan film series last Friday released the first of five parts of their second episode, “The Tressaurian Intersection.” Like Star Trek: New Voyages, Exeter is set in the era of the original Star Trek series, but it is not […]
Source: Yahoo! News Submitted by: S.K. Sloan CBS Sees Possible Hit in ‘Ghost Whisperer’ Written by: Joe Milicia (AP Writer) Mary Ann Winkowski’s paranormal experiences as a ghostbuster for hire have inspired CBS to place “Ghost Whisperer” on its fall lineup, with Jennifer Love Hewitt in the title role.