First look: Alice In Wonderland

First look: Alice In Wonderland

The first trailer for Tim Burton’s Alice In Wonderland has gone down extremely well in San Diego. Find out why below, courtesy of traileraddict.com.

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Exclusive: Harry Potter interview

Exclusive: Harry Potter interview

David Heyman, producer on the upcoming Harry Potter And The Half Blood Prince, speaks to us about avoiding pitfalls, muggles and living outside of Hogwarts…

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Timewarp trailer: Innerspace

Timewarp trailer: Innerspace

Martin Short, where are you? Your fans need you. Cinema needs you. Dammit, the world needs you. This isn’t a regular timewarp trailer. No, this is us begging Martin Short to revisit one of the great high-points of ridiculous Eighties sci-fi. This is us asking the former Jack Putter to have a shrunken Dennis Quaid … Continued

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Sci-fi themed home theatres, or why you need to be rich

Sci-fi themed home theatres, or why you need to be rich

Toxel.com has posted some of the more… eccentric home theatre set-ups from across the world. Among them are a Batcave, an Enterprise, a Black Pearl, a lobby and a Cyberdyne research centre. In short, they’re amazing. We’ve posted the highlights below but head on over to Toxel.com for the full rundown. Batman Home Theatre Stargate … Continued

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District 9: the best sci-fi movie of the year?

District 9: the best sci-fi movie of the year?

The new trailer for South African sci-fi flick District 9 has been released (view it below) and we’ve been left very excited indeed. With some stunning visuals, neat effects and an extremely promising plotline, this Peter Jackson-produced thriler could easily end up being the most well-received genre film of 2009. Directed by Neil Blomkamp and … Continued

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Five actors who could be the new Superman

Five actors who could be the new Superman

News website Omelete recently caught up with Superman Returns star Brandon Routh on the set of Scott Pilgrim Versus The World to talk about a possible sequel to Bryan Singer’s comic book flop. The one-time Kryptonian, however, was less than sure about whether or not he would be filling the red boots again. In the … Continued

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Spoiler alert! Tron sequel script review online

Spoiler alert! Tron sequel script review online

CC2k has posted the first script review of Disney’s upcoming sequel/remake of Tron. For fear of offending countless of our valued website users, though, we won’t make reference to any of the details in this post. Instead, here’s a list of the non-spoilery things we know about Tron 2: It’s directed by Joseph Kosinski, the … Continued

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Timewarp trailer: Khhaaaaannnnnnn!!!!

Timewarp trailer: Khhaaaaannnnnnn!!!!

Before Timewarp trailers, Friday was just another day, floating anonymously between two other anonymous days. But now it has definition, it has meaning and purpose. Now and forever, Friday is Timewarp Trailer Day. Enjoy!

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John Edwards to write Star Wars TV show?

John Edwards to write Star Wars TV show?

Rumours are whizzing around that the highly-anticipated Star Wars TV show now has its first writers attached. Currently, the favourite to be announced as one the TV series’ scribes is Australian TV producer and writer, John Edwards. If appointed, Edwards, who has been responsible for a clutch of successful domestic shows, including Out Of The … Continued

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Chris Pine carries Carriers

Chris Pine carries Carriers

In an alternate reality where Chris Pine wasn’t chosen to be captain of the USS Enterprise, this chiller about a particularly monstrous pandemic would still be collecting dust on a shelf somewhere in Hollywood. Happily, though, we live in a universe where Pine has been allowed to charm his way into Trek lore and as … Continued

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Win a copy of the Transformers™: Revenge Of The Fallen videogame

Win a copy of the Transformers™: Revenge Of The Fallen videogame

To celebrate the release of the Transformers™: Revenge Of The Fallen videogame from Activision, we’ve teamed up to offer five lucky readers the chance to win one of five copies of the game. Based on DreamWorks’ blockbuster movie, the game will propel you straight into an adrenaline-pumping battle for supremacy across the globe where every … Continued

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First look: 2012

First look: 2012

Sometimes it’s just fun to blow shit up, or at least that’s what it seems disaster moviemaker Roland Emmerich must think. The new trailer for his latest big-budget destructothon, 2012, is now live and appears to star John Cusack as a regular guy trying to flee for safety as the world around him literally crumbles. … Continued

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Podcast: Episode 12 – The New Breed

Podcast: Episode 12 – The New Breed

The SciFiNow team talk about the new shows of the upcoming TV season as well as give their opinions on all the latest news. Click here to listen to the podcast. Click here to subscribe to the podcast.

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First look: Zombieland

First look: Zombieland

There’s no question that zom-coms have been done to death recently but that’s not to say they shouldn’t continue making good ones, and on early evidence Zombieland certainly seems to be one of those. Following the adventures of an undead-killer (Woody Harrelson) as he tries to single-handedly save the world from the growing threat of … Continued

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Timewarp trailer: RoboCop

Timewarp trailer: RoboCop

It’s Friday so the time to look at an old trailer butchering a classic film is once again upon us. This week: the best movie of 1987. You’ll notice it isn’t Predator.

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Win a copy of Indiana Jones® And The Staff Of Kings™

Win a copy of Indiana Jones® And The Staff Of Kings™

To celebrate the release of Indiana Jones® and the Staff of Kings™, we’ve teamed up with Lucas Arts to offer five lucky winners the chance to win one of five copies of the game for the Nintendo Wii. Step into the shoes of the legendary hero, Indiana Jones, in this all new adventure. Set in … Continued

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Become a published SF author! Books

Become a published SF author!

Are you the next Isaac Asimov? Or perhaps the new Douglas Adams? There’s only one way to find out, and it starts with getting published… and SciFiNow and Tor are here to help. Millions of sci-fi and fantasy fans across the world dream of having their own novel on sale but unfortunately getting your opus … Continued

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Timewarp trailer: Star Wars

Timewarp trailer: Star Wars

So long as the world has an axis, Friday will be Timewarp Trailer Day (and, incidentally, Fried Chicken Day, but that’s beside the point). To celebrate this wonderful fact, here’s a trailer for a long-forgotten sci-fi movie from the late Seventies, Star Wars: A New Hope, courtesy of traileraddict.com.

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Five copies of Prototype up for grabs

Five copies of Prototype up for grabs

To celebrate the release of Prototype, we’ve teamed up with Activision to offer five lucky winners the chance to win a copy of the game for the Xbox 360. Feel the power of being the ultimate shape-shifting weapon in this all-new, third-person open-world/action game.  You are the Prototype:  Alex Mercer – a genetically mutated man … Continued

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SciFiNow on Holby City

SciFiNow on Holby City

We’re not sure how many sci-fi fans tuned in to BBC’s Holby City this Tuesday, but those who did might have noticed a certain sci-fi magazine being read by a no-doubt-terribly-important character in the background while two supporting, frankly irrelevant extras talked incessantly in front of him. You can check out the whole episode on … Continued

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First look: Shutter Isand

First look: Shutter Isand

The first trailer for cinema legend Martin Scorsese’s new movie, Shutter Island, has gone live and it’s got more than tinge of supernatural horror about it. The film, due for release later this year, tells the tale of a US Marshal (Leonardo DiCaprio)  who, while investigating an island-set asylum for the criminally insane, becomes involved … Continued

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Become a published SF author!

Become a published SF author!

Are you the next Isaac Asimov? Or perhaps the new Douglas Adams? There’s only one way to find out, and it starts with getting published… and SciFiNow and Tor are here to help. Millions of sci-fi and fantasy fans across the world dream of having their own novel on sale but unfortunately getting your opus … Continued

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New Moon TV spots

New Moon TV spots

It’s been yet another big, screaming blockbuster-stuffed summer so far, but for sci-fi fans less taken by expensive budgets there’s also an indie treat in the shape of Duncan Jones’ Moon. To get you in the mood, check out the TV spots below. Released nationwide on 17 July, Moon tells the story of a lone … Continued

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Five storylines we’d like to see in the Star Wars TV show

Five storylines we’d like to see in the Star Wars TV show

The Force only knows when we’ll eventually see Lucas’ highly-anticipated TV spin-off of Star Wars, so in the meantime we’ve compiled a list of the five storylines we’d like to see it tackle… Organarama Seeing Jimmy Smits in full subversive mode would be a treat and certainly add a much deeper feel to the storyline … Continued

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Spider-Man 4 to feature The Lizard?

Spider-Man 4 to feature The Lizard?

In a recent interview with Reed Tucker of The New York Post, producer Todd Black disclosed some interesting tidbits about the fourth Spider-Man film and hinted that the villain in the super sequel could well be The Lizard. Spider-Man 4 is set to be the first of the record-breaking series that Black is attached to … Continued

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