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By Tyler Regas | Combing the media desert for the sci-fi we all crave.

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ is returning for a second season

The experiment has been a success, because news has just dropped that CBS is renewing <i>Star Trek: Discovery</i>. The show, which was used as a tentpole to launch CBS' All Access streaming service, has been enough of a success to justify a second season of episodes. The move comes as a vote of confidence …

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New Science Fiction Books Kids Will Love And Steampunk Coloring Pages

Somehow, in my online adventures and social media networking, I came into contact with local Nashville author, Leonardo Ramirez. He introduced me to …

Science Fiction

James Jean For "Blade Runner 2049" Using Only His iPad

Blade Runner 2049

Videos: Everything Wrong With Blade Runner In 17 Minutes Or Less

This is a new video from CineFix that lists everything wrong with Blade Runner in 17 minutes or less. With <i>Blade Runner 2049</i> due out in theaters soon, …

Science Fiction

Ridley Scott Says the Next ALIEN Movie Might Not Have Aliens

Ridley Scott‘s original <i>Alien</i> movie was a groundbreaking horror sci-fi which introduced the world to HR Giger‘s horrifying Xenomorph, which quickly …

Science Fiction

The Best Sci-Fi TV Shows Of All Time

Image: Getty Images<p>The much-heralded sci-fi anthology show <i>Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams</i> has arrived on Aussie streaming service Stan. For those …

Science Fiction

Here's What 7 Sci-Fi Authors Would Have Done With The 'Blade Runner' Sequel

Some of the best sci-fi writers in the world tell us what they'd do with Deckard and the replicants in a second movie<p>Back in 2015, <i>Popular Mechanics</i> …

Science Fiction

Keanu Reeves returns to Sci-Fi in Replicas

It's been a little while since we've seen Keanu Reeves in a Sci-Fi movie, but now the Matrix star is back in the genre with the upcoming Sci-Fi …

Movies

On The Man in the High Castle's New Season, the Nazis Want to Conquer Another Universe

Over the past two seasons, <i>The Man in the High Castle</i> has slowly delved into the idea of other realities, including our own (which Tagomi traveled to …

Philip K. Dick

16 Sci-Fi Movies You Didn't Know Were Coming In 2018

Sci-fi movies have been gaining increased popularity in the last decade, probably at least somewhat due to the comic book movie craze, if not the …

Movies

New Trailer for Sci-Fi Thriller Beyond Skyline, Coming December 15

New trailer for sci-fi thriller Beyond Skyline, coming December 15Vertical Entertainment has debuted the new domestic trailer for sci-fi thriller</b> …

Movies

31 Days Of Hell: The Sci-Fi Horror Short Film CLICKBAIT

This is the sci-fi horror short film CLICKBAIT.<p>it is a proof of concept short film that was written and directed by Patrick H.T. Doyle, and stars …

Science Fiction

Sparks Fly Between Punk Boy and Alien Girl in the New Trailer for Neil Gaiman's How to Talk to Girls at Parties

Trippy scifi love story <i>How to Talk to Girls at Parties—</i>directed by <i></i>John Cameron Mitchell <i>(Hedwig and the Angry Inch)</i> and based on a short story by Neil …

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Richard Armitage will star in a new version of The War of the Worlds

He'll take on the lead role of Herbert in the HG Wells adaptation.<p><i>The Hobbit</i> and <i>Hannibal</i> actor Richard Armitage will front a new adaptation of HG …

Science Fiction

Apple to Reboot Sci-Fi Series 'Amazing Stories' From Steven Spielberg

The tech giant has signed a content deal with the prolific producer.<p>Apple's scripted strategy is becoming clearer by the day.<p>The tech giant has …

Hollywood

Why 1980s Science Fiction Is Huge Right Now

<i>Neil Calloway looks at why dystopias from thirty years ago are the biggest influence on Hollywood…</i><p>With a new <b>Blade Runner</b> movie opening to rave …

Science Fiction

Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams Isn't a TV Show, It's a 'Series of 10 Movies'

Amazon is really looking to makes <i>Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams</i>, its upcoming scifi anthology series, more cinematic than episodic. At “The World …

TV

How BLADE RUNNER 2049 Expertly Expounds on the Meaning of Life

<b>This post contains STRONG plot spoilers for Blade Runner 2049. We would very much recommend not reading until you’ve had a chance to see if. If you’d</b> …

Science Fiction

It's Hard to Give a Sh*t about Blade Runner 2049

Walking out of a crowded multiplex after nearly three hours of watching Ryan Gosling not emote in varying shades of “hauntingly beautiful …

Science Fiction

Rad Reboots: 7 Great Remakes To Watch Instead of Flatliners

How far would you go to prove there really is life after death? In <i>Flatliners</i>, five medical students embark on a daring journey that brings them all a …

Movies

The Story Behind 'Blade Runner'

With Blade Runner 2049 in theaters, screenwriter Hampton Fancher reflects on the sequel and the iconic original film, which started as a favor to a …

Science Fiction

Why did Blade Runner 2049 tank and what can Hollywood learn from it?

Critically, <i>Blade Runner 2049</i> has been a monster success. With an 89 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes, the Denis Villeneuve film has been lauded as …

Movies

The Wild And Haunting 'Blade Runner 2049' Sex Scene Will Have People Talking About It For Years

The film's most controversial moment is unforgettable<p>For 35 years, fans have endlessly discussed the finer points of <i>Blade Runner</i>. Is Deckard a …

Ana de Armas

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Was Never Going to Be a Blockbuster, But It Can Become Something Cooler: a Cult Classic

A disappointing opening weekend does not a failure make.<p>Don’t fret, replicants: “Blade Runner 2049” will be just fine. Anyone worried that its …

Movies

Male Stars Get to Age. Women Get CGI Re-creations of Their Younger Selves.

<b>This post contains mild spoilers about Blade Runner 2049.</b><p>What was the part of <i>Blade Runner 2049</i> that squicked you out the most? The weird hologram sex …

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

'Blade Runner 2049': Welcome to the Age of Peak Dystopia Fatigue

Long-awaited sequel to the groundbreaking science fiction movie fell short of being a hit – and we may have hit our bad-future saturation …

Science Fiction

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Review: ‘The Butcher’s Knife Cares Not for the Lamb’s Cry’ – Or, Why Does Everyone on This Ship Hate Each Other?

In this week’s episode of <b>Star Trek: Discovery</b><i>,</i> aptly-titled “The Butcher’s Knife Cares Not for the Lamb’s Cry,” the unofficial theme was definitely …

Star Trek

Let’s talk about our review of Blade Runner 2049

A special episode of the Quality Control podcast<p>In each episode of Quality Control, a Polygon editor talks to a critic after they review a new game, movie or piece of gear and allows them to add a little bit of extra context and insight. Why did they feel the way they did? What do they wish they …

Movies

Was Blade Runner 2049 worth the 35-year wait?

It’s time to talk spoilers — all of them<p>This past weekend, Denis Villeneuve’s <i>Blade Runner 2049</i> arrived in theaters. It is, in many ways, the most improbable of sequels, following a cult sci-fi film 35 years after the original flamed out at the box office. Yet the movie has been universally praised …

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