Entries Tagged as 'sci-fi'

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

The Empire Strikes Back Fanmade Movie is Hilarious

A few years back Star Wars was remade, shot-for-shot, by fans who each took a different scene which were then stitched together into a hilarious but highly entertaining version of the sci-fi classic. And now the second instalment of the original trilogy gets the fanmade treatment.

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Fan of Creepy 90s Film ‘Event Horizon’? Then You’ll Be a Fan of This Making Of Doc

If you saw the abominable horror that was ‘Event Horizon’ back in the 90s, chance are its scenes of abject nastiness and hell unleashed will have been etched on your mind for ever more—this feature length documentary goes behind the scenes speaking to the cast and crew to find out how they brought this epic [...]

Friday, October 10th, 2014

Watch This Awesome Sci-Fi Short “Mouse X” by Justin Tagg

A guy awakes in a strange house in this mysterious and intriguing sci-fi short—after waking in a place he doesn’t know he has to try and figure out what’s going on, and it turns out he’s part of a weird experiment featuring hundreds of clones of himself—but why?

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Star Wars Score Gets Mashed Up with Star Trek For an To Create Awesome Soundtrack

There’s always a bit of rivalry when it comes to Star Wars and Star Trek, but all that can be brushed aside as you experience the wonder of the Star Wars Trench Run sequence merged with Michael Giacchino’s climax score from the Star Trek reboot. The syncing is spot-on so prepare for a sci-fi boner.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

The Next Generation Of SSD Cards Can Turn Into A Robot

OK, maybe it can’t actually turn into a robot and fly around the world like it does in this video, but it’s still pretty awesome. Samsung’s new SSD is the 850 Pro and it uses the companies 3D V-NAND technology, which they’ve been slaving away at and perfecting for years, to give the card greater [...]

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Star Wars Described by a Non Fan

Or more accurately it’s Star Wars described by Malcolm Tucker, the new Doctor Who, from UK TV show The Thick Of It, which was a British version of Veep written by the same team. And whether you’re a fan of Star Wars or you hate it, you’ll be crying tears of laughter at this amazing [...]

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Keloid – Sci-fi Short

Robots are undeniably cool, but if the singularity hits they’re going to start getting all “robots of the world unite” on our asses and before you know it we’ll have a robot uprising on our hands. This stunning-looking VFX-heavy short film from effects company Big Lazy Robot shows just one such uprising. It comes across [...]

Monday, August 11th, 2014

Watch in Amazement These 30 Star Wars Impressions in Under 6 Minutes

These are undoubtedly the impressions you’ve been looking for, as Mark and Todd from Barely Political team up with Ross from The Impression Guys to journey onwards for a mega Star Wars impression-a-thon that takes in all your favorite characters from a galaxy far, far away.

Friday, July 4th, 2014

Robot Chicken – Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Night Crew

Captain Picard, as epic and seemingly superhuman as he is, still has to have some snooze time. Which means, who takes over the bridge when Picard and his crew head off to bed? Who’s on night shift for the Enterprise?

Friday, July 4th, 2014

From The Future With Love—Fantastic Sci-Fi Short Film

Taking the Paul Verhoeven sci-fi route and lacing it with plenty of satire, K-Michel Parandi’s short From the Future with Love shows us a future dystopia where the police force will only give you protection if you pay for it. Paired with great FX and great production design it’s certainly visually impressive.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Alien Frustration

In space, no one can hear you scream….with frustration! This must be really hard for poor Ripley, Ash is on his last legs and you need to get some information from him before he becomes a jibbering, frothy mess. But it looks like he’s running a DOS operating system and has decided to go to [...]

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Star Wars Re-edited Into A Guardians of the Galaxy-Style Trailer

Soon. Soon you’ll be able to watch Guardians of the Galaxy when it hits cinemas in August—and if you saw the new trailer that was out recently then you’ll be super-excited to see this cult-looking addition to the Marvel cinematic canon.

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

Star Wars: Battle of Hoth – Homemade Shot for Shot

Featuring an acapella John Williams score, this homemade Battle of Hoth is more fun than all of the prequel Star Wars movies put together—sure that was a cheap shot but why not? It replicates the epic battle between the Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance, with all the vehicles like the AT-AT and the snowspeeders [...]