Sam got to see a sneak preview of “Gravity” and shares her experience – OMG! What a ride it is… a beautifully done film that scares the crap out of you. Mike thinks it will be like “Open Water”, and worries that Sandy Bullock can’t be credible. Will it be like “Moon”? NO SPOILERS ARE IN THIS REPORT!
Hulu Plus connects US audience to UK genre programming from BBC, including Doctor Who, Black Adder and a crap-ton of great series! Oh and Luther is insanely good too! Mass Whovian Weddings are a great bargain – if you’re a hyper hard core Doctor Whovian. Zombies comic The Other Dead has quite a collaboration of talent whipped together in a hurricane, Flight Test Land has a bitchin aircraft museum on the way! Con Report: Star Base Indy, Dead Tribbles rise from the grave, Sci-Fi Hall of Fame in Seattle is a must see, cable tv is a pain in the ass…
NASA’s Voyager has wandered for so long it’s running our of juice and needs to borrow some of your plutonium; Bagcast tells us about the Ladee project to the moon; Mars is the new Moon; Self healing technology comes from the Terminator movies; Microscopic App for your smart phone; how much poo is around you?; Multiverse; Flight Test Land; Sociology experts support Meghan’s Feminism Nerd;
Slice shows you the seedy underbelly of… most things.
Sleepy Hollow’s hype hooked millions and has Noble, but is it really that cool? How much makeup is too much? One example of how to spend your money on sci-fi stuff in the UK; George RR Martin is a huge Breaking Bad fan; Trivia: Comic Books; Con Report: Brown Coat Ball on 10/04; AMC does more UnDead, Agent Carter needs help, Syfy goes small town; Continuum ends with a “Holy Crap” moment; Spoiling Dexter??
Genre TV is blowing up so here’s a network by network preview: CW’s The 100,The Originals, Star Crossed, Tomorrow People; on FOX it’s Almost Human, Sleepy Hollow, Wayward Pines; plus on NBC there’s Believe, Crossbones, Dracula; oh but on CBS it’s Intelligence; and ABC has Marvel’s Agents of Shield, Once Upon A Time in Wonderland, and Resurrection. More awesome geeky programming is coming this fall that you’ll hear about first… on Slice!
Slice of SciFi’s “Star Trek Geek Week” continues with Trek to the Troops, a charity group that sends Trek goodies to our military, merchandise and collectibles emerged over the decades and set a standard for all other genre shows. Emotions run high when a Trek fan comes close trekdom, What happened to the Star Trek Experience in Vegas?? Cell Phones are a direct result of Trek Tech, ST is a sense of adventure and exploration, and with a mission statement to Go Where No One has Gone Before… thats what we love about Trek!
Slice’s Exclusive Interview with Adam L. Schneider – the man who found the Star Trek “Galileo” Shuttlecraft and revived the decrepit studio prop and restored it to the highest quality. Adam is a hard core model builder with a lot of experience, but this is so unlike any previous project. Success was achieved with a lot of help in the restoration came from Star Trek fans who volunteered!
Slice’s “Star Trek Geek Week” continues with an Exclusive Interview with Paula M. Block and Terry Erdmann, Authors of several Star Trek books including the new “Original Topps Trading Cards” from the ToS series from Abrams Books. Get the inside scoop on collecting and keeping the trading cards of our fav show. Great insight on the 1976 release of these rare cards. But it turns out Paula and Terry are massive DS9 fans! Find out all the behind the scenes of researching and writing the Star Trek books you have on your shelves!
“Star Trek Geek Week” begins today! It’s the 47th anniversary of the premier of NBC’s “Star Trek” series. It’s all Trek all the Time… Slice of SciFi is rooted in Star Trek fandom with the Save Enterprise efforts; how did YOU get snagged on Star Trek? The good and bad of Rubber Monsters; Spock gets stoned; Can we as humans, get better??
Lego My Lego! There’s 113 foot, 2000 pound Lego Tower that set a Guinness Book record; Ventura Comic Con is coming; Con Report: GenCon; DragonCon is Here! Flight Test Land: Corkscrew Turns; Has the Joker been Dead for the 30 years?? Netflix is Set for World Domination with Harvey Weinstein in bed; and Multiverse News
Ashton Kutcher and Steve Jobs have become one in the same person but where’s the story? NASA offers a video ride aboard a shuttle solid booster rocket and the view is spectacular! Slice audio fans get a story about Third Rock Radio that broadcasts from the International Space Station. Sci-Fried delivers a new music- “Godzilla” from Blue Oyster Cult; and how good is your Trivia about Product Placement?
JJ Abrams has gotten “Stranger” than ever before with an unannounced video teaser for a WTF moment! XBox One really needs to have more sci-fi genre gaming titles! Rifftrax Starship Troopers was hilarious with a lot of jokes. The Book Biz is really hurting and Barnes & Noble maybe the next RIP bookstore; Adrien Brody will be Houdini; Leo DiCaprio are doing Twilight Zone
Our very own “Slice Queen” Brooke Lewis returns to advocate for the fight against Breast Cancer and the “Bowling For Boobies” fundraiser. Most all of us know somebody who has been diagnosed and many of us do our part to help battle on behalf of all women. But the war is far from over and the work must continue. The Bowling for Boobies event raises funds that go directly to diagnosed and need financial help with the costly treatments. Brooke also has an amazing career that is still running at full speed.