Category Archives: Sci Fi

Black Panther Heading for Larger Opening Weekend Then Expected

Disney-Marvel’s “Black Panther” is gaining momentum with forecasts estimating as much as $170 million in North America during the four-day President’s Day weekend, updated tracking shows. That’s significantly above the first tracking on Jan. 25 for the tentpole, which initially placed the debut in the $100 million to $120 million range for the Feb. 16-19…

via ‘Black Panther’ Heading Toward Massive $170 Million-Plus Opening — Variety

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Movie Monday: PRISM (2015) Award Winning Sci Fi Fantasy Short Film

Imagine a world where there is no color. Color has been turn into a source of energy. Waking every day to a colorless world. Dan Warner is a desaturator, tasked with sapping beauty from the world but can he continue do so?

SEMIFINALIST in the 42nd ANNUAL STUDENT ACADEMY AWARDS MPSE GOLDEN REEL NOMINEE VERNA FEILDS AWARD SAG 2015 LA SHORTS SHOWCASE AUDIENCE AWARD for BEST SHORT NARRATIVE at PRESCOTT FILM FESTIVA 2015 JURY AWARD for BEST COLLEGE SHORT FILM at CINEQUEST FILM FESTIVAL 2016 JURY AWARD for BEST SCI FI at LAGUNA FILM FESTIVAL 2015 OFFICIAL SELECTION at HOLLYSHORTS FILM FESTIVAL 2015 OFFICIAL SELECTION at SKYLINE INDIE FILM FESTIVAL 2015 OFFICIAL SELECTION at LONESTAR FILM FESTIVAL 2015 COLLEGIATE SHOWCASE at NEWPORT FILM FESTIVAL 2016 DMA AWARD for BEST VFX (DODGE COLLEGE OF FILM AND MEDIA ARTS)

Source: YouTube, Jackson Miller

Solo: A Star Wars Story Trailer HD

Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story,’ an adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian, in a journey that will set the course of one of the Star Wars saga’s most unlikely heroes.

Source: Disney

Coming to Netflix Canada In February

The highlights coming to Netflix in February is Season 1 of Altered Carbon Mute, starring Alexander Skarsgard and Paul Rudd.  Fullmetal Alchemist live action adaption of the hit Japanese Anime series.  Also Everything Sucks, Season 1 about high school misfits in 1996 in the AV and drama club.

Coming To Netflix in February

Avail 2/1

  • 42 Grams
  • About Time
  • American Fable
  • Apollo 13
  • Being John Malkovich
  • Blue Crush
  • Damnation – Season 1
  • Dynasty – Season 1
  • Friday Night Lights
  • Ghost in the Shell
  • How the Beatles Changed the World
  • How to Be Single
  • In Good Company
  • John Mellencamp: Plan Spoken
  • Liberated: The New Sexual Revolution
  • Limitless
  • Lovesick
  • Moon
  • Nightcrawler
  • Oculus
  • Paint it Black
  • Powder – Season 1
  • Ray
  • Riverdale
  • Rolling Stones: Crossfire Hurricane
  • S.W.A.T.
  • Secret in Their Eyes
  • Serie Norie – Season 1
  • Take Me Home Tonight
  • The Danish Girl
  • The Mermaid
  • The Nutty Professor
  • The Strange Name Movie
  • The Theory of Everything
  • The Transporter Refueled
  • Under Arrest – Season 8
  • Z Nation – Season 4

Avail 2/2

  • Altered Carbon – Season 1
  • Coach Snoop
  • Homefront
  • Kavin Jay: Everybody Calm Down
  • Luna Petunia: Return to Amazia – Season 1
  • On Body and Soul
  • The Mindy Project

Avail 2/5

  • 24: Legacy – Season 1

Avail 2/6

  • Black Lighting – Season 1 – New Episodes Weekly
  • Fred Armisen: Standup For Drummers
  • Sharknado 5: Global Swarming

Avail 2/7

  • A Most Violent Year
  • Fun with Dick & Jane
  • Imposters – Season 1
  • Midnight Special
  • Queer Eye – Season 1

Avail 2/9

  • Baywatch
  • Fate/Apocrypha
  • First Kill
  • My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman: George Clooney
  • Seeing Allred
  • The Ritual
  • The Trader (Sovdagari)
  • When We First Met

Avail 2/12

  • SAFE

Avail 2/13

  • Trophy

Avail 2/14

  • Greenhouse Academy
  • Love Per Square Foot

Avail 2/15

  • 2 Guns
  • Deep Undercover Collection – Collection 2
  • Django Unchained
  • Machine Gun Preacher
  • Re:Mind – Season 1
  • Snitch
  • The Heart of Man
  • The Intouchables
  • The Vatican Tapes
  • Unleashed

Avail 2/17

  • Blood Money

Avail 2/18

  • The Final Year
  • The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale

Avail 2/19

  • Dismissed
  • FullMetal Alchemist
  • Mama

Avail 2/20

  • Bates Motel – Season 5
  • The Frankenstein Chronicles – Season 1-2

Avail 2/21

  • The Bachelors
  • Forgotten

Avail 2/23

  • Marseille – Season 2
  • Mute
  • Seven Sounds – Season 1
  • Ugly Delicious – Season 11

Avail 2/26

  • Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice
  • Begin Again
  • People You May Know
  • The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards
  • The Rift: Dark Side of the Moon
  • Winnie

Avail 2/27

  • Derren Brown: The Push
  • iZombie – Season 4- New Episodes Weekly
  • Marlon Wayans: Woke-ish

Avail 2/28

  • Big Bear
  • Burnt
  • Paw Patrol – Season 4 – New Episodes

Last Call

2/1

Eddie the Eagle
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
Tron: Legacy

2/2

Wayne’s World

2/9

Mission: Impossible

2/16

Saving Private Ryan

2/22

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WWE Superstar John Cena Staring Duke Nukem?

John Cena is another WWE Superstar that has taken up the second carrer as an actor. I have seen a few of the films that he has done. The films I have seen him in I have to say that John is better at comedy. If the film can mix a action and comedy and not a huge budget attached to the film. John Cena may have a hit on his hand.

John Cena is in talks to star in Paramount’s “Duke Nukem” movie, a big-screen version of the long-running video game franchise. The project is set up at Paramount-based Platinum Dunes, which is operated by Michael Bay, Andrew Form, and Brad Fuller. No director or writer is attached yet. Duke Nukem first appeared in the 1991…

via John Cena in Talks to Star in ‘Duke Nukem’ Movie — Variety

Altered Carbon | Official Trailer [HD

 

Based on the classic cyberpunk noir novel by Richard K. Morgan, Altered Carbon is an intriguing story of murder, love, sex, and betrayal, set more than 300 years in the future. Society has been transformed by new technology: consciousness can be digitized; human bodies are interchangeable; death is no longer permanent. Altered Carbon launches on Netflix Friday, February 2.

From creator and executive producer Laeta Kalogridis, Altered Carbon stars Joel Kinnaman, James Purefoy, Martha Higareda, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Will Yun Lee and Dichen Lachman.

You can find out more by following the link netflix.com/alteredcarbon

Source: Netflix, YouTube

Coming to Netflix Janurary

So some of the highlights coming to Netflix January is Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Collections starring Jerry Seinfeld. Season 2 of Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective AgencyPart 2 Disjointed starring Kathy Bates.  Also Season 1 of Black Lightning from the CW

Avail 1/1

  • 13 Minutes
  • Age of Shadows
  • AlphaGo
  • Anne With An E – Season 1
  • Camp Cool Kids
  • Chonda Pierce: Enough
  • Dries
  • Eastriders – Season 3
  • Functional Fitness
  • Glace- Season 1
  • Lovesick – Season 3
  • Maddman: The Steve Madden Story
  • Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World
  • Murder on the Cape
  • Not Alone
  • Open Season: Scared Silly
  • Penn & Teller: Fool Us
  • Planetarium
  • Splash and Bubbles
  • Super Dark Times
  • Superbad
  • The Babadook
  • The Layover
  • The Rehearsal
  • The Vault
  • Treasures From the Wreck Of The Unbelievable
  • Unleashed

Avail 1/2

  • Cheapest Weddings – Season 1
  • Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man Tell No Tales
  • Mustang Island
  • Rent
  • Shameless (U.S.)
  • Zumbo’s Just Desserts

Avail 1/3

  • 6 Days
  • A Ghost Story

Avail 1/5

  • All Eyez on Me
  • Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Collections
  • DEVILMAN crybaby – Season 1
  • Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency – Season 2
  • Don Quixote: The Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha
  • Rotten
  • The Twilight Sage: Breaking Dawn Part 2

Avail 1/6

  • House of Z
  • Killing Ground
  • The Journey

Avail 1/10

  • Alejandro Riano Especial de Stand Up

Avail 1/12

  • Boyka: Undisputed
  • Disjointed
  • Somebody Feed Phil
  • The Man Who Would Be Polka King
  • The Polka King

Avail 1/14

  • Carol
  • Tom Segura: Disgraceful

Avail 1/15

  • Manolo: The Boy Who Mad Shoes for Lizards
  • Rip Tide
  • Unrest

Avail 1/16

  • Helix – Season 1-2
  • Kate Williams: Great America

Avail 1/17

  • Arango y Sanint: Riase El Show

Avail 1/18

  • Bad Day for the Cut
  • Dear White People
  • Dynasty – Season 1
  • Kill the Messenger
  • Mr Holmes
  • Mortdecai
  • Riverdale – Season 1
  • Spotlight
  • The 5th Wave
  • Tiempos de guerra

Avail 1/19

  • Drug Lords – Season 1
  • Grace and Frankie – Season 4
  • In The Deep
  • The Open House
  • Trolls: The Beat Goes On – Season 1
  • Van Helsing – Season 2

Avail 1/23

  • Black Lightning – Season 1
  • Todd Glass: Act Happy

Avail 1/24

  • Ricardo Quevedo: Hay gente asi
  • The Good Catholic

Avail 1/25

  • Acts of Vengeance
  • Suits – Season 6

Avail 1/26

  • A Futile and Stupid Gesture
  • Dirty Money
  • Kavin Jay: Everybody Calm Down
  • Liama Liama
  • One Day at a Time – Season 2
  • Sebastian Marcelo Wainraich
  • The Adventures of Puss n Boots – Season 6
  • Mau Nieto: Viviendo… desde el bar

Avail 1/28

  • El Ministerio del Tiempo – Sesaon 3

Avail 1/29

  • Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
  • Patient Seventeen
  • The Force

Avail 1/30

  • Babylon Berlin – Season 1-2
  • Retribution – Season 1

Avail 1/31

  • Disney-Pixar Cars 3

Last Call – Titles that will be rotating off the service in January 2018

1/1

The Patriot
24 – Seasons 1-8
Bridesmaids
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit – Season 14-17

1/5

Cocaine Cowboys

1/14

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

1/15

101 Dalmatians

1/31

Les Miserables
Think Like a Man