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Alan Dean Foster On Early Days of Movie Novelization Business and His ‘Alien’ Reissue


Alan Dean Foster On Early Days of Movie Novelization Business and His ‘Alien’ Reissue

In 2010 I wrote about my fond memories of Alan Dean Foster’s novelization of Ridley Scott’s 1979 film ALIEN, and confessed that it was the first full-length adult science fiction novel that I could remember reading. Now Titan Books has reissued Foster’s ALIEN and plans to reissue his adaptations of ALIENS and ALIEN 3 as [...]

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Mirage Men: Like ‘Men In Black’ In Reverse


Mirage_Men_posterMark Pilkington’s book Mirage Men is one of my favorites on the topic of Unidentified Flying Objects and supposed alien contact. Pilkington, you see, has come to the conclusion that UFO stories are the the products of lies and hoaxes. Well, no kidding, right?

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Star Wars

Troy Denning on the Surprising Origins of Some of Star Wars’ Iconic Aliens


Troy Denning on the Surprising Origins of Some of Star Wars’ Iconic Aliens

It’s easy to assume that all of the stuff we know about the Star Wars universe has always been there for our enjoyment, but the truth is that this huge body of lore has slowly evolved over time and under the eyes of many creative people. Star Wars: Crucible author Troy Denning is actually responsible [...]

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Never Have Xenomorphs Been So Cute: ‘Aliens’ Speedrun


Aliens-Speedrun1A4, the same company that did the Star Wars speedrun I reported on a few weeks ago is back, and this time it’s a take on ALIENS. Aliens remains one of my favorite action-horror films, and the creative minds at 1A4 have taken it and made it – dare I say – adorable. I love everything about this video, even the xenomorphs! They’re so freakin’ acid-spewin’ cute. Check it out below, and then let me know what you’d love to see as a speedrun!

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Bad Mamas! Five of Cinema’s Worst Moms


Bad Mamas! Five of Cinema’s Worst Moms

Mother’s Day is an opportunity to honor the person who brought you into this world in some special way: Breakfast in bed, a nice dinner, or maybe just by giving her a day off without trouble from you and the rest of the family!
Hopefully you’ve got a great mom in your life, but not everyone [...]

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Movie Trailer: The World’s End


poster-theworldsendThe Shaun of the Dead guys return for what will be the third movie in the Three Flavours Cornetto trilogy!

Here is the movie trailer for The World’s End! Beer and aliens… what could go wrong?

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Nick Pope: Alien Contact in 12 Years


Nick Pope: Alien Contact in 12 Years

Former UFO investigator for the UK Ministry of Defense Nick Pope is certain that Earth’s first contact with an alien race is just around the corner. He’s so certain of it that he has even nailed the date down to 2024: the year that the Square Kilometer Array is finished. The Square Kilometer Array is [...]

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SF & Fantasy

Jason Colavito on Ancient Aliens and H.P. Lovecraft


ancient-aliens-it-was-aliensAuthor Jason Colavito has released a video explaining his theory that the ancient astronauts theory espoused by Ancient Aliens’ Giorgio Tsoukalos and authors like Erich von Daniken and Zecharia Sitchin has its roots not in history but in science fiction, specifically the works of H.P. Lovecraft.

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SF & Fantasy

The Curiosity Landing: Memes Rule Mars


mars-meme444We have invaded Mars again.

Marvin the Martian, too bad!

With the Curiosity rover’s landing two days ago, memes have invaded my Facebook page. I thought I’d feature some of the more funny ones today! Enjoy!

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From the Desk of Rob Reid


From the Desk of Rob Reid

Rob Reid, author of YEAR ZERO, shares his thoughts on aliens, the extremity of copyright infringement laws, and the power of music.

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