Hobbit-y Goodness

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Excuse me, but I need to nerd/geek/dork/whatever out here for a minute because: They are making not one, not two, but three movies for The Hobbit. They finally released the sub-titles this past week causing a flurry of speculation as to how exactly the story is going to enfold. It’s like Durin’s Day for Tolkien […]

Ron Marz, Mark Millar, Comics Industry Act to Shut Down Cyberbully

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Abusive attacks via Twitter aren’t new, but have certainly increased in media visibility over the past few months. Racist and sexist comments and threats have been detailed repeatedly in the mainstream press recently, often aimed at various prominent people in society. It also exists on a personal level, sadly, with personal attacks and bullying on […]

Taking "Possession" of The Weekend Box Office – Plus a Record For Futility

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By Todd Allen Horror was crowned the champion at the Labor Day weekend box office, with The Possession taking the top spot with ~$17.7M.  This is the second Lion’s Gate film in a row to take the top spot, with the Expendables 2 (#3 this week) taking the top spot for the last two weeks. […]

The 2012 Hugo Awards will be livestreamed

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By Steve Morris Tonight, Chicago will see the presentation of The 2012 Hugo Awards, at the Hyatt Regency Grand Ballroom. With categories for comics, television, novellas, fanzines and more, the only medium apparently not represented this year will be websites. Hmph! That aside, the Hugos are one of the more prestigious sci-fi awards available, having […]