Since today is Alien Day — the annual celebration of the enduring science fiction franchise that has been thrilling audiences worldwide since 1979 — we thought it would be the perfect time to remind you that you can read about…Read more →
Poll: Who’s Your Favorite Character from the Hit 1986 Sequel Aliens?
Released 35 years ago today, James Cameron‘s Aliens ranks alongside of The Empire Strikes Back in terms of being a sci-fi sequel that bests the original. Lead by a fearless performance by Sigourney Weaver, it is an action-packed film highlighted…Read more →
Poll: What’s Your Favorite Michael Biehn Character?
You may not know his name, but you immediately recognize Michael Biehn‘s work in iconic films ranging from The Terminator to Aliens to Tombstone to Planet Terror and beyond. Biehn is one of our greatest character actors, so we wanted…Read more →
When Aliens Took Over Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live has had a long history with science fiction sketches (with the recurring Coneheads skits being the ones that pop to mind first in this regard). Since it’s been over years since the release of Aliens, I thought…Read more →
Celebrate Alien Day With The Trailer For The 1979 Sci-Fi Masterpiece
Today is Alien Day, a celebration of Fox’s long-running sci-fi franchise. If you search around online today you’ll notice a variety of tributes to the face-hugging xenomorphs. Why is such a manufactured holiday happening on April 26th? Because of LV-426,…Read more →
Poll: What’s Your Favorite 1980s Sci-Fi Movie?
For this week’s poll, we want you to pick your favorite science fiction film of the 1980s. This is a deceptively complicated ask, as the decade was packed with sci-fi blockbusters that not only defined the era, but helped mold…Read more →
What Are Your Top Five Favorite Films?
Here’s a fun midweek question for you: What are your top five favorite films of all time? This is a very tricky question to be sure. So much so, that when I was coming up with this post I had…Read more →
Which Film in the “Alien”/”Predator” Series Is Your Favorite?
With Alien celebrating its 40th anniversary this year — an event we will have much more on this May — and The Predator currently available on Blu-ray and DVD, we thought we’d get your thoughts on which entry in these…Read more →
Poll: Which Film Directed by James Cameron Is Your Favorite?
Director James Cameron was in the news recently for sharing his negative views on superhero movies and sharing his hope that fatigue for them from audiences kicks in soon. (Which is an interesting comment to make, seeing how he is…Read more →
Poll: What’s Your Favorite Bill Paxton Performance?
In light of the passing of Bill Paxton, this week’s poll asks you to tell us about which of his iconic film performances is your favorite. Have your say below.Read more →