Suvudu

Benedict Cumberbatch to Play Dr. Strange (Probably)


That Dr. Strange movie we keep hearing about looks like it’s actually going to get made. Benedict Cumberbatch has signed on to wear the big red robe in the new Marvel. According to Deadline, the actor is currently in negotiations with the studio play the sixties psychedelic sorcerer/neurosurgeon/martial artist/fabulous dresser. It sounds like it’s a [...]

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SF & Fantasy

New Release Interview: Patrick Rothfuss & His SLOW REGARD


rothfuss-slowregardThe Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss is in fine bookstores today!

I asked Pat a few questions about his new book! Auri. The Underthing. Nate Taylor. More ahead!

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Suvudu

Magic, Murder, Mayhem: Rereading ‘The Legend of Sleepy Hollow’


I must admit that prior to acquiring a copy of the new Penguin Classics title The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories (a reprint of Washington Irving’s The Sketchbook of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.) I was only dimly familiar with the title story, having read it once in high school.
I had, of course, seen Tim [...]

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SF & Fantasy

Interview: Greg Bear Talks WAR!


bear-wardogsWar Dogs by bestselling science fiction writer Greg Bear is in fine bookstores now!

Here is an interview with the author about his new novel and how it came to be!

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SF & Fantasy

Suvudu Likes: 10/25/14


rothfuss-slowregardHere are those blog posts from the other sci-fi/fantasy blogs last week that Suvudu wants to highlight!

Why? Because a linked internet is a stronger one! Enjoy!

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Suvudu

‘The Last Witch Hunter’ Gets a Release Date


October 23, 2015: That’s the date Summit Entertainment had planned for the release for The Last Witch Hunter. Let’s hope it sticks!
The much delayed, Breck Eisner-directed fantasy horror action film stars Vin Diesel as the eponymous witch hunter, an immortal who is forced to join forces with a witch to prevent the doom of New [...]

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Suvudu

‘The Princess Bride’, ‘Star Wars’, and the Swordsmen Who Brought Them Together


I used to take fantasy way too seriously: No laughs for me, thanks. Let’s get on with the brooding, right? Good fantasy had to be serious fantasy, because I though Fantasy was Serious Business. Then I saw a couple of really funny fantasy movies, and that all changed.
One of them was 1987’s The Princess Bride, [...]

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Graphic Novels & Manga

Badass Comic Book Cover: Superman #35


badass-superman35Every week I’ll be bringing you a comic book cover that I feel eclipses others out there—to the point I might just have to own it when released!

This week: Superman #35! Pissed!

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