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Welcome To The Clara Oswald Show

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 10.20.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 9: Flatline I'll admit my love of graffiti and digital art make...

ReThink Review: Young Ones -- Praying for Rain in the Sci-Fi West

Jonathan Kim | Posted 12.17.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Young Ones is one of my favorite movies of 2014, combining aspects of science fiction and Westerns with Greek and Shakespearean tragedy in a beautifully realized, utterly realistic, lived-in world with age-old themes that continue to echo throughout the human experience.

It's Time to End The Cliché of the 'Strong Female Character,' and Just Write Women

Bustle | Posted 12.13.2014 | Women
Bustle

What does the "strong female character" imply? It gives a special category to women who are nuanced, who are capable of embodying contradictions. But that is the human condition, and to imply that such a woman is not the norm strips all females of their essential humanity

The Last Hurrah?

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 10.12.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 8: Mummy On The Orient Express Last week's episode of Doctor Wh...

New York Comic Con -- It's Like an Early Halloween

Tom Falco | Posted 12.09.2014 | New York
Tom Falco

Comic Con is a bunch of giddy geeks all walking around in circles tripping over each other. And I do mean that in the best way possible.

There's Nothing Weird About Being A Comic Con Geek

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 10.09.2014 | Science

Comic Con will descend on New York this weekend, and we're here to set the record straight about the sci-fi geeks who will show up for the event. I...

10 Twilight Zone Episodes That Will Give You Chills

Alexandra Rosas | Posted 12.06.2014 | Entertainment
Alexandra Rosas

This week marks the 55th anniversary of The Twilight Zone series. It's not easy to pick from my favorite TZ episodes, but if carnivorous Martians landed on earth and forced me to choose under threat of human extinction, I'd have to name these.

Spoilers! The Moon Is Not Made of Cheese.

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 10.09.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 7: Kill The Moon Welcome to the seventh week of The Doctor acti...

The Doctor Shows Us His Narcissistic Side, And It's Wearing A Bow Tie

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 09.29.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 6: The Caretaker In 'The Caretaker' The Doctor goes under "deep...

R.L. Stine Doesn't Understand The Craze Around Dystopian Novels

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 09.24.2014 | Books

Few books are as beloved among young readers as dystopian novels like The Giver, The Hunger Games and Divergent. However, one of the most iconic child...

No Bank Is Secure With The Doctor Around

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 09.27.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 5: Time Heist 'Time Heist' takes us into the world's most secur...

Well, We Didn't See This Doctor Who Monster Coming

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 09.21.2014 | TV

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, Episode 4: Listen At last! Steven Moffat gives us a Doctor Who storylin...

Weak 'Doctor Who' Episode Is Redeemed By Juicy Season Hints

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 09.07.2014 | TV

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 3: Robot Of Sherwood 'Robot Of Sherwood' treated us to a lighth...

Maureen Ryan

Jaime Murray On The Tainted Love At The Heart Of 'Defiance'

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 09.03.2014 | Entertainment

The second season of "Defiance" ended as it began: entertaining, energetic and admirably focused. Here's a show that is bursting with memorable charac...

The Boys Behind the Bedbugs!!! Off-B'way Infestation

Jamie Leo | Posted 11.01.2014 | Gay Voices
Jamie Leo

Q: What's gay, gay, gay, and bites? I met with the young creators of Bedbugs!!! - in a virtual space - to avoid personal contact, what with the...

Doctor Is Kind Of A Jerk In Brand New Episode

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 08.31.2014 | TV

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 2: Into The Dalek Steven Moffat has never shied away from liter...

Doctor Who Premiere Gives The Closure We Needed

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 08.24.2014 | TV

SPOILER ALERT: Don’t read ahead if you haven’t watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 1: Deep Breath Steven Moffat takes questionable pleasure in...

Maureen Ryan

New 'Doctor Who' Gives Capaldi Room To Shine, But 'Intruders' Just Frustrates

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 08.22.2014 | Entertainment

With the launch of a season of "Doctor Who"-- complete with a new Doctor -- and the debut of the spooky drama "Intruders," things are busy over at BBC...

15 Top Scientists Share Their Science Fiction Favorites

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 08.14.2014 | Science

There's a big difference between science and science fiction, but there's abundant evidence to suggest that sci-fi books and movies can spark a lifelo...

Why the Aliens Want Earth

Seth Shostak | Posted 09.30.2014 | Science
Seth Shostak

You've got to wonder what would motivate creatures from other worlds to suffer a journey of hundreds of trillions of miles to visit our planet? Why bother? I've been asked this question at least a half-dozen times by Hollywood writers, and the best answer I can muster is "I don't know."

Must-Watch Netflix Streaming: Knights of Sidonia

Jeff Sorensen | Posted 09.27.2014 | Entertainment
Jeff Sorensen

It feels like a mix of Battlestar Galactica, Gundam Wing and even Game of Thrones. No main character is safe, and the enemy is terrifying to the highest degree of hyperbole.

Review - Edge Of Tomorrow

Philip David Morton | Posted 05.26.2015 | Entertainment
Philip David Morton

Not gimmicky or derivative, it's actually about something we've lost touch with in American culture; perseverance in the face of despair.

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'

Dwight Brown | Posted 09.08.2014 | Entertainment
Dwight Brown

The premise for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is that neither species is perfect but maybe, though not probably, there is common ground. Endowing apes with human qualities, frailties and emotions is still an amazing spectacle 46 years after the original film.

Maureen Ryan

Cage Match: 'The Strain' And 'Extant' Versus 'Penny Dreadful' And 'Defiance'

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 07.10.2014 | Entertainment

"Extant" is a big-name, high-profile production that is solid and acceptable in a number of ways. The storytelling is briskly paced, Halle Berry i...

The Last Snowpiercer Review You Will Ever Need to Read

James Marshall Crotty | Posted 09.05.2014 | Entertainment
James Marshall Crotty

Bong Joon-ho's sci-fi allegory Snowpiercer is one weird and hilarious trip. At turns campy and amateurish (with issues of ADR synching and logical con...