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Greased Lightning custom hot rod from "Grease." Photo credit: Petersen Automotive Museum. The Petersen Automotive Museum announced today that it will bring vehicles from its “Hollywood Dream Machines: Vehicles of Science Fiction and Fantasy” exhibit, among other famous Hollywood vehicles from its collection, to acclaimed shopping and dining destination The... Continue reading
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Shark Week and SharkFest may have churned the waters but SYFY is turning the tide and going off the deep end with a fintastic frenzy of shark-themed original movies…plus a dose of zombies for good measure! SYFY unleashes “OFF THE DEEP END WEEKEND” Saturday August 17th and Sunday August 18th... Continue reading
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Beginning on June 25th, 2019, BBC Studios’ home entertainment division is bringing the best of Classic Doctor Who back to life on DVD, starting at a new suggested retail price of $19.98 each. Starting today, sixty-three DVDs will be reissued over the next six months. Now is the time to... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at SciFiAndTvTalk
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It’s 1985 in Hawkins, Indiana, and summer's heating up. School’s out, there’s a brand new mall in town, and the Hawkins crew are on the cusp of adulthood. Romance blossoms and complicates the group’s dynamic, and they’ll have to figure out how to grow up without growing apart. Meanwhile, danger... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at SciFiAndTvTalk
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AMC released today a trailer for the upcoming Ridley Scott-produced anthology series, The Terror: Infamy, premiering Monday, August 12 at 9:00 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. CT on AMC. Featuring a cast and crew with deep-rooted connections to WWII, the internment of Japanese Americans and the aftermath in Hiroshima, The Terror: Infamy... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at SciFiAndTvTalk
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This year marks the 10th anniversary of David Tennant’s final season with Doctor Who, and perhaps his greatest adventure of all time – the heartbreaking two-part special: The End of Time. Thanks to Fathom Events and BBC Studios, cinema audiences have the chance to relive the agony and ecstasy of... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at SciFiAndTvTalk
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HISTORY will premiere the nonfiction series The UnXplained, hosted and executive produced by Golden Globe and Emmy Award winning actor William Shatner (Star Trek, Boston Legal) on Friday, July 19 at 10pm ET/PT. The eight-episode, one-hour anthology series will tackle subjects that have mystified mankind for centuries, from mysterious structures... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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The Boys, launching July 26 on Amazon Prime Video, is a fun and irreverent take on what happens when superheroes – who are as popular as celebrities, as influential as politicians and as revered as Gods – abuse their superpowers rather than use them for good. It’s the powerless against... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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AMC released today the official show art and three sneak peek teasers from season two of the critically acclaimed series Lodge 49, premiering on Monday, August 12 at 10:00pm ET/9:00pm CT. Season two of this modern fable set in Long Beach, CA centers on likable “Squire” and ex-surfer Sean “Dud”... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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Acorn TV features the DVD release of the original, sweeping Masterpiece Theatre sensation Poldark: The Complete Collection on June 25, 2019. The Emmy and BAFTA-nominated miniseries, based on the beloved novels by Winston Graham, tells the story of a dashing 18th century English army officer (Robin Ellis, The Good Soldier),... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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The return of the haunting British detective drama Marcella, Season 2 makes its DVD debut on June 25, 2019 from Acorn. International Emmy award-winning actress Anna Friel (Pushing Daisies) reprises her role as DS Marcella Backland, a London detective who experiences violent blackouts. The series aired on Netflix in the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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Earning the highest ratings for a new ITV drama in more than six years, the smash hit British true crime drama miniseries Manhunt makes its DVD and Blu-ray debut on June 25, 2019 from Acorn TV. Based upon the memoirs of former London Metropolitan police detective DCI Colin Sutton, the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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Spectrum Originals announced its new high-octane street race car drama series Curfew today. The eight-episode event series will be exclusively available to Spectrum video subscribers free On Demand (without ads) on Monday, June 24th. In a near-future London, a mysterious illness has spread throughout the country, leaving a population gripped... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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The infamous (and re-imagined) Chucky! Photo copyright of Orion Pictures. Multi-award winning character and makeup FX company MastersFX Studio has become, without question, the entertain-ment industry’s “Go To” FX shop for remastering and reimagining some of the most famous – and iconic - movie monsters of the recent past. Most... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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Starz, a Lionsgate company, today released the official trailer for the Lionsgate and Liberty Global-produced STARZ Original Series The Rook. In addition to the previously released key art, featuring Emma Greenwell (Shameless, The Path) in the title role of Myfanwy Thomas, STARZ also today shared the character art for the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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Krysten Ritter (left) directs Carrie-Anne Moss (right, seated) in season three of Marvel's Jessica Jones. Photo copyright of Netflix. Continuing the tradition that Marvel’s Jessica Jones has had of championing women both in front of and behind the camera, this season saw the show’s star Krysten Ritter take on a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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SYFY today announced that Killjoys will return for Season 5 on Friday, July 19 at 10/9c. Joining Hannah John-Kamen (Ant Man and The Wasp, Ready Player One) as Dutch; Luke Macfarlane (Mercy Street, The Night Shift) as D’avin; Aaron Ashmore (Cardinal, Veronica Mars) as John, are returning fan-favorites Mayko Nguyen... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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From Golden Globe® nominee and Emmy Award winner Ronald D. Moore, Matt Wolpert and Ben Nedivi, “For All Mankind” will debut exclusively on Apple TV+, Apple’s new video subscription service, which will launch this fall in the Apple TV app. Apple today unveiled a first look trailer for its upcoming... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thriller and the supernatural, today announced additional names for its upcoming Creepshow anthology series. Joining the cast are acclaimed actors David Arquette (Scream franchise), Tricia Helfer (Battlestar Galactica, Lucifer) and Dana Gould (The Simpsons, Stan Against Evil). Shudder also revealed the three... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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Netflix has released key art (see above) and a teaser trailer (see below) for The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, which returns to the world of Thra with an all new adventure. When three Gelfling discover the horrifying secret behind the Skeksis’ power, they set out on an epic journey... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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(L-R): Michael Sheen and David Tennant at the "Good Omens" London premiere. Photo courtesy/copyright of Scott Garfitt. Last night, May 28, Amazon Prime Video hosted the World Premiere of the upcoming Amazon Original series, Good Omens, in Leicester Square in London. The six-episode limited series will debut globally on Amazon... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones. Photo copyright of Netflix. Netflix announces that the final season of Marvel’s Jessica Jones, the groundbreaking, award-winning series about a New York City private investigator with incredible strength, will launch on Friday, June 14th. All 13 episodes will be released to Netflix members globally on... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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As previously announced, Black Mirror Season 5 premieres June 5th, exclusively on Netflix, and features three all-new stories from mastermind Charlie Brooker and executive producer Annabel Jones: In Smithereens, a cab driver with an agenda becomes the centre of attention on a day that rapidly spirals out of control.Cast: Andrew... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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Just in time for the sixth season premiere of the highest-rated series on The CW, you will be bolting into stores to pick up The Flash: The Complete Fifth Season as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment releases the Blu-ray and DVD on August 27, 2019. Fans will be able to speed-watch... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk
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Get ready for nonstop action from start to finish when Warner Bros. Home Entertainment releases Arrow: The Complete Seventh Season on Blu-ray and DVD August 20, 2019. Both sets contain all 22 action-packed episodes from the seventh season, plus the show’s 2018 Comic-Con Panel, a crossover featurette, deleted scenes, a... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2019 at SciFiAndTvTalk