Movie Trailer Monday: Suckerpunch

Close your eyes. Open your mind. You will be unprepared. “Sucker Punch” is an epic action fantasy that takes us into the vivid imagination of a young girl whose dream world provides the ultimate escape from her darker reality. Unrestrained by the boundaries of time and place, she is free to go where her mind […]

Movie Trailer Monday: RED

Movie synopsis: Based on the cult D.C. Comics graphic novel by Warren Ellis and Cully Hammer, RED is an explosive action-comedy starring Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich and Helen Mirren. Frank (Bruce Willis), Joe (Morgan Freeman), Marvin (John Malkovich) and Victoria (Helen Mirren) used to be the CIA’s top agents – but the secrets […]

Star Trek’s Reboot Seeks Out New Life, New Civilizations, New Audiences

I have a new post up at my Writers At Play group blog about the new Star Trek movie. It includes a great quote from Lou Anders, Editorial Director of Pyr, on how this new accessible Trek can influence Science Fiction in general. Here’s one of the points I make in the article: As a […]

Watchmen Trailer

Of those starring in The Watchmen are Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Patrick Wilson — not two actors you’d expect to see as superheroes, so I’m really excited for this movie. According to Wikipedia, The Watchmen “remains the only graphic novel to win a Hugo Award. . . and is also the only graphic novel to […]