A&E Bringing Psycho Prequel

Posted in Television with tags , , , , , on July 2, 2012 by MJ Krey

Norman Bates, the disturbed young man at the heart of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1960 classic Psycho, will be headed to televisions sometime in 2013 for Bates Motel, a prequel series from writer Kerry Ehrin (Friday Night Lights, Bionic Woman) and Carlton Cuse (Lost, The Adventures of Briscoe County Jr) . The show will be brought to you by cable channel A&E, who ordered 10 episodes. Bates Motel will explore his relationship with his mother and what led to him becoming a killer. According to the press release from A&E, “Viewers will have access to the dark, twisted backstory and learn first-hand how Norma helped forge the most famous serial killer of them all.”

Bates Motel

Bates Motel (Photo credit: rafitorres)

First Episode of the Community’s Doctor Who spoof, Inspector Spacetime

Posted in Pop Culture, Science Fiction, Television with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on July 1, 2012 by MJ Krey

Here is the first official clip from the Inspector Spacetime web series. Due to legal reasons, they have to call it “Untitled Web Series About a Space Traveler Who Can Also Travel Through Time”. For those that do not know Inspector Spacetime is a favorite show of Abed Nadir (portrayed by Danny Pudi)  on the NBC sitcom Community. The web series stars Travis Richey, is directed by Vince Talenti and was written by Travis Richey and Eric Loya. Richey has appeared on the series Pretty Little Liars and the Syfy original movie Dinocroc Vs Supergator.

 

Bay’s Ninja Turtles Shut Down

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , , , , on June 26, 2012 by MJ Krey
The TMNT logo of the 2003 animated series.

The TMNT logo of the 2003 animated series. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Paramount Pictures has ceased production of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles motion Picture, according to the  The Hollywood Reporter. Continue reading

SyFy’s Arachnoquake Ratings Success

Posted in Television with tags , , , , , , , , , on June 26, 2012 by MJ Krey

Saturday’s debut of “Arachnoquake” drew 1.8 million total viewers and scored even better among adults age 25-54, with 731,000 of those tuning in, according to the network. It was the best Syfy original movie in that demo since “Leprechaun’s Revenge” on March 17.

The Avengers hits $600 Million Domestically

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , , , on June 26, 2012 by MJ Krey
The Avengers movie art

The Avengers movie art (Photo credit: marvelousRoland)

The film shattered the opening weekend record with over $200 million in three days, and now Disney has announced that The Avengers is expected to cross the $600 million domestic mark today, making it only the third film in history to reach that number. Read more at Collider

All 4 Indy’s Coming to Blu Ray in September

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , on June 26, 2012 by MJ Krey

Cover of "Indiana Jones and the Temple of...

Lucasfilm and Paramount Home Entertainment have announced that a set of all four Indiana Jones movies will hit stores on September 18th. Continue reading

Doctor Who – Download Free Doctor Who Booklet – Geeks of Doom.com

Posted in Books, Internet, Science Fiction, Television on December 25, 2010 by MJ Krey

From a family visit to a spooky theatre that goes terribly wrong to the Doctor battling an army of Vampire Warriors high over London, Snowfall is a saga stretching across the centuries and the universe. When two men meet in a mysterious, abandoned railway station, it soon becomes clear they hold a grudge against each other. But they have something else in common – they have both met the Doctor. As they swap stories about their adventures with the Time Lord they’re watched by a girl with red hair and her friend… But where is the Doctor and what danger is he facing?

Doctor Who: Snowfall continues our tradition of festive short stories featuring the Doctor at Christmas. But this time the tales are linked and build to an unexpected Christmas conclusion!

Download Doctor Who: Snowfall pdf file here. (pdf/673KB)

 

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