How to Make a Cohesive (and Compelling) Alien Cinematic Universe

It's official. Fox is making a new Alien movie in addition to a new Prometheus and a new Predator. You know what that means: the best-known sci-fi horror setting is back in business. And while it may seem too soon to speculate about the three films interconnecting in any way, it's worth remembering that this is… » 3/02/15 11:37pm Yesterday 11:37pm

Where’s my undersea science fiction show?

The recent post about Lost in Space got me thinking about other Irwin Allen projects. I saw the movie Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea several times on TV as a kid in the '70s. The Seaview bursting out of the water at the beginning is a classic scene. If space opera is back, why not undersea opera? » 3/02/15 9:28pm Yesterday 9:28pm

Sony rebranded the Walkman app, from its phones as "Music "

...for the Android Lollipop update. But why Sony would ditch the branded app – could it be to simplify what the app does to new users? Could it be to tie into the rebranding to "PlayStation Music", which will replace Music Unlimited at the end of this month? Could it be to disassociate some of Sony's assets in a… » 3/02/15 7:32pm Yesterday 7:32pm

A few misc. thoughts after tonight’s TWD episode

  • I would totally live in a “planned community” like Alexandria. It looks pretty! And sounds sustainable! Am I the only one??
  • #cleancutRick! I forgot what you looked like, non-beard Rick! You look nice! Good thing you met that married lady to flirt with! #not #honeypot
  • Why doesn’t anyone ever ask, “What happened?” before…
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