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Sigourney Weaver and Bill Paxton Reflect on Aliens’ Most-Quotable Lines

The cast of Aliens assembled at Comic-Con to celebrate the iconic science fiction film’s 30th anniversary, and all agreed that James Cameron’s script is a key part of what makes the film a classic. But woven into that strong storytelling are also some of cinema’s most memorable one-liners, as stars Bill Paxton and Sigourney Weaver recalled. Read More >>

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The Week in Geek: SDCC 2016 Catch-Up, and More

Welcome to a slightly late edition of The Week in Geek. It's not late because I'm tired and feeling lazy (I don't have time for either of those things), it's late because of a little-known event called San Diego Comic Con. There would be little point in publishing a round-up of geeky news when the biggest non-gaming event in the geek calendar is still happening. So here we are. Read More >>

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We Saw a Glimpse of Thor: Ragnarok, But Learning What Thor Did During Civil War Was Even Better

When comedic director Taika Waititi was hired to make the third Thor film, Thor: Ragnarok, most people didn’t know what to expect. About 7,000 of those people now know what to expect as Marvel played a video Waititi directed at Comic-Con, showing Thor and Hulk’s whereabouts during Captain America: Civil War. Read More >>

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Rogue One Writer Signs On For TV Adaptation Of Sinatoro

Modern “comic of the dead” Sinatoro isn’t even on shelves yet and already it looks to be heading to the small screen. Filmmakers Chris and Paul Weitz announced at San Diego Comic-Con that they’re teaming up with author Grant Morrison and Universal Television to adapt the comic book for television. Read More >>

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Ash vs Evil Dead’s Second Season Wastes No Time in Unleashing Blood and Monsters

The cast and crew of Ash vs Evil Dead did a great job talking up season two at the show’s Comic-Con panel and press room. But the ultimate proof that the show’s return is cause for celebration came with a preview screening of the first episode, which won’t air in the US until Halloween. It’s fantastic. Read More >>

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We’ve Seen the First Footage From Spider-Man: Homecoming, Featuring the Vulture

Spider-Man made his Marvel Cinematic Universe debut in May’s Captain America Civil War but at Comic-Con, we finally got our first glimpse at his solo movie, Spider-Man: Homecoming—and a look at the movie’s villain, the Vulture (as seen in this keen concept art). Read More >>

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James Cameron Thinks Neill Blomkamp’s Aliens Sequel Script Is ‘Gangbusters’

James Cameron put it very delicately when he admitted he didn’t like Star Wars: The Force Awakens. But he has no such restraint when discussing the sequel to his Aliens, the polarising Alien 3. It begins with the cruel discovery that Aliens’ hard-fought survivors—other than Sigourney Weaver’s Ripley—have all perished. Read More >>

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The Legion of Doom Will Menace the Legends of Tomorrow in Season Two

Of course, it’s a Legion of Doom drawn from characters that already exist in the CW’s version of the DC universe, including Malcolm Merlyn, Damien Darhk (Neal McDonough), the Reverse-Flash, and Captain Cold. Read More >>

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The Killing Joke Movie Is a Disaster, Right Down to Its Comic-Con Panel

The Killing Joke is a 30-year-old Batman graphic novel that goes to ugly places, especially in what it does Batgirl. And when folks expressed anger at Barbara Gordon’s portrayal in a new, controversial scene in the upcoming film adaptation during a DC panel, things got ugly in real life. Read More >>

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A Manic Private Investigator Barges Into Elijah Wood’s Life in This Dirk Gently Sneak Peek

BBC America’s version of Douglas Adams’ Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency is the latest entry in what is becoming a genre all its own these days: Know-it-all British men barging into normal people’s lives and dragging them into adventures. Read More >>

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The Inhumans and X-Men Are Finally Going to War

Ever since Marvel’s “All-New, All-Different” universe began, tensions between the Inhumans and Mutants of the Marvelverse have been high. Scott Summers supposedly died doing something to majorly tick the Inhumans off. Terrigen mists are sterilising and poisoning mutants. And now, those tensions are boiling over. Read More >>

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The Flash Season 3 Trailer Reveals How Badly Barry Messed Up Reality (It’s a Lot)

I've been dying to know what happened after Barry selfishly saved his mom’s live in the past and rewrote the timeline for everyone he ever loved. In a word, “Flashpoint.” Read More >>

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Star Trek: Discovery Officially Takes Place in the Prime Universe

In a packed panel during San Diego Comic-Con, the name of the new Star Trek series—which, in the grand tradition of Star Trek, is also the name of the ship—was revealed. In a press conference after the panel, executive producers Bryan Fuller and Heather Kadin gave just a few more details about the show. Read More >>

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Reveals Who Star-Lord’s Dad Is, and It’s Stupendous

Marvel gave fans at Comic-Con a giant look at the much-anticipated Guardians of the Galaxy sequel, but are being stingy with the video. We, on the other hand, are happy to tell you what we saw, including the identity of Star-Lord’s dad (it’s so good. you guys). Read More >>

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It’s Official: Brie Larson Is Captain Marvel

The Marvel Cinematic Universe finally has its first female solo lead. It’s Brie Larson, who’ll play Captain Marvel in a movie that’s coming out July 2018. It’s news we heard rumoured months ago but Marvel waited until Comic-Con to officially confirm it. There's also a logo: Read More >>