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The Real Zombies: Outworn Institutions That Parasitize Change

Craig Chalquist, Ph.D. | Posted 06.11.2014 | Politics
Craig Chalquist, Ph.D.

What might be underneath the recent public fascination with a zombie apocalypse? To some extent, the recurring rise of the zombie reflects our fear of the shadow side of unreflective technological progress.

The Promethean Shadow of the Sochi Olympics

Craig Chalquist, Ph.D. | Posted 04.12.2014 | World
Craig Chalquist, Ph.D.

Sochi has recently seen more than its share of the shadow of Prometheus. As billions in wealth raise hotels and training facilities there, its villages do without gas or water.

Zombies, Social Strata and Today's Fears

Michael Drew | Posted 11.05.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Drew

Even enduring entertainment reflects the era in which it was created, its concerns, its social structure, its sometimes-unspoken fears. Mary Shelley...

Popcorn Preview: The Counselor

Leslie Sisman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Film: The Counselor (2013) Cast includes: Michael Fassbender (12 Years a Slave), Penélope Cruz (Vicky Cristina Barcelona), Cameron Diaz (There's some...

Why I Love 3D Movies - and Why They're the Future of Cinema

Govindini Murty | Posted 11.12.2013 | Entertainment
Govindini Murty

3D seeks to fulfill an enduring dream of humanity: to gain mastery over the world by recreating it through art and technology.

Outland Sci-Fi Remake, What's The Hold Up?

Darryl Woodard | Posted 10.01.2013 | Entertainment
Darryl Woodard

In just the past few weeks I've found out the classic science fiction film Outland was slated for a remake. Then afterwards I checked further info about the remake of the film that starred Sean Connery, which all pertaining articles seeming to corroborate two facts.

Quentin Tarantino Knocks 'Prometheus'

Posted 01.02.2013 | Entertainment

Quentin Tarantino has used the "Django Unchained" press tour to hold court on a variety of issues, from John Ford to critical writers to dream collabo...

Damon Lindelof Explains Lost 'Prometheus' Scene

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 10.11.2012 | Entertainment

Damon Lindelof took some grief from the internet after "Prometheus," this summer's sort-of prequel to "Alien," left audiences with many unanswered que...

Vatican Criticizes 'Prometheus': It Is 'A Bad Idea To Defy The Gods'

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.25.2012 | Entertainment

The Vatican's official newspaper has criticized Ridley Scott's "Prometheus" saying that it is "a bad idea to defy the gods." L'Osservatore Romano ...

Watch 'Prometheus' At Home 3 Weeks Early

AP | Posted 09.19.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES -- In an effort to kick-start still nascent sales of digital movies, 20th Century Fox has begun selling digital versions of the sci-fi thr...

Why Was Guy Pearce In 'Prometheus'?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.31.2012 | Entertainment

Guy Pearce appears in "Prometheus" under layers of old-age makeup, which raises the question: Why? Well, as the actor told Vulture during press rou...

2012 Summer Movie Wrap-up: The Avengers and the Art House Save an Otherwise Mediocre Summer Movie Season

Scott Mendelson | Posted 10.30.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

In short, the expected mega-blockbusters were indeed mostly mega-blockbusters, the expected middle-of-the-road hits were just that, while the films pegged most likely to flop or at least financially disappoint did just that.

Favorite Women-Empowering Movies of Recent Memory

Juliette Fretté | Posted 10.03.2012 | Entertainment
Juliette Fretté

Let us not forget that art and entertainment do affect the masses and the masses affect the arts. In many ways, what is popular and successful is a barometer of where we are and where we're headed.

The Best Classical Music Moments In Blockbusters

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 07.07.2012 | Home

Classical music forms the soundscape of many films -- think Strauss in Kubrick’s “2001: A Space Odyssey,” the blue diva in “The Fifth Element,...

Joe Satran

2012: Year Of The Female Action Hero?

HuffingtonPost.com | Joe Satran | Posted 07.02.2012 | Entertainment

In fall 2009, movie producer Nina Jacobson was faced with a classic Hollywood dilemma -- to pitch or not to pitch. Jacobson's colleague, Bryan Unke...

Richard Beckman, Prometheus CEO, Steps Down

The Hollywood Reporter | Posted 08.29.2012 | Media

Getty Images Richard Beckman departs transformed media company. The CEO of Prometheus Global Media is stepping down....

Marc Zicree's Sci-Fi Spectacle, Space Command, Blasts Off

Xaque Gruber | Posted 08.28.2012 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

Zicree's Space Command has already gone where no film project has gone before, setting a record as the fastest film ever funded on Kickstarter.

Oh the Bitten Mouth

Tamsin Smith | Posted 08.26.2012 | Arts
Tamsin Smith

Any man who serves me Edna St. Vincent Millay with a shot of Jim White and dashing references to New Order, Robert Johnson, Astral Weeks, and The Cure, needn't bother with "hello." I surrender utterly.

WATCH: 'Alien' Eruption On Surface Of Sun

Posted 06.26.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 06/25/2012 03:31 PM EDT on SPACE.com A new video that cobbles together footage from a NASA solar observatory show...

The Cool Thing This Wedding Video And 'Prometheus' Have In Common

Posted 06.22.2012 | Weddings

Two-dimensional wedding videos are so last year. A bride and groom in Montecito, Calif. had their recent wedding filmed in 3D using a 5K RED Epic c...

Prometheus: Faith Unbound

Pierre Whalon | Posted 08.22.2012 | Religion
Pierre Whalon

What struck me -- besides the quality of the acting, direction, amazing sets, and excellent effects -- was the theme of faith.

Rhythm and Repose: A Conversation With Glen Hansard, Plus Another Tour of Prometheus

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.21.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"If there's any way to sort of distilling Once: The Musical into anything, it would have to be the presence of hope -- the idea that if you remain open, you can enter into these beautiful relationships and friendships."

One 'Prometheus' Mystery Revealed

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.21.2012 | Entertainment

Audiences are still asking questions about "Prometheus," which probably says everything you need to know about Ridley Scott's confounding, fascinating...

Prometheus Bound and Gagged

Howard Fineman | Posted 08.19.2012 | Entertainment
Howard Fineman

The Prometheus of Greek myth was the titan who stole fire -- and a love of science and the intellect -- from the gods of Olympus. If Ol' Pro' saw this eponymous film, he might keep the fire but give the rest back.

WATCH: Every Problem With 'Prometheus'

Posted 06.17.2012 | Entertainment

Ridley Scott's "Prometheus" became an oddly controversial film, with casual moviegoers and "Alien"-obsessives both scratching their heads at some of i...