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Jodorowsky’s Dune — trailer

This is quire possibly one of the greatest movies never made, and now there is a documentary about it! I became aware of this, I think, because of pictures from Starlog magazine. Or maybe as I was discovering things about the making of Alien. Or maybe it was from a …

THE HOBBIT: DESOLATION OF SMAUG trailer!!!

I’m trying to decide if I’m excited about this movie. Watch the trailer here, then join the discussion below. I had some surprising feelings after watching it. The truth is, before seeing this trailer, I was! But now? As a trailer, it is lifeless. It is meant to get you …

A Christmas Carol . . . in KLINGON!!!

In researching A Christmas Carol, I came across this video from The Wall Street Journal. I’m not sure what’s stranger . . . A Christmas Carol in Klingonese or The Wall Street Journal reporting on it! Definitely worth watching the report. I don’t know if it is something anyone is …

MUSIC VIDEO: Red Shirts

Thought you Strangers and Aliens might appreciate this: This is actually a song that was written for a book called Redshirts by John Scalzi, which I have not yet had the pleasure (or displeasure, depending on how good or bad it may be) of reading. ~ Ben  

Superman Teaser!

One of the things that excited me when I saw The Dark Knight Rises was the teaser for Man of Steel they played. They have two versions, apparently shipped out randomly with The Dark Knight Rises. I was worried about Man of Steel when I learned Zack Snyder was directing. …

VIDEO: “Happy Birthday David”, Prometheus Promo

If the movie Prometheus is just half as good as this “faux-commercial/short sci-fi film”, then I think sci-fi fans have something to look forward to. What strikes me is that this little promotional video, intended to generate interest in Ridley Scott’s prequel/not-a-prequel to his Alien movie, has a bundle of …

VIDEO: Presenting Al and Jerry!

Coming to us from their starship, in the deepest space of deep space, Al and Jerry are the new spokes-creatures for the Strangers and Aliens podcast! They’ve recorded a few messages for us and beamed it to the Strangers and Aliens command center . . . They also did a …

VIDEO: Superbowl Sci-Fi commercials!

The Superbowl is IN Indiana. But I honestly couldn’t care less than I actually do. I have no dog in this pony show. But. It’s a big event for commercials. All types of commercials. Especially for big budget movies. When you spend hundreds of millions of dollars to make a …

VIDEOS: 2 Star Wars Videos

Two incredible Star Wars related videos surfaced last week. One is polished and high budget. The other is absolutely the opposite. And yet, both of them are worth watching. The first one will take you a minute. The second one, I suggest bookmarking and watching what you can, then writing …

AUDIO: Rare Star Trek II Radio Documentary

Over at trekmovie.com, a Star Trek news blog, they have posted an article about the unearthing of a rare recording made to promote Star Trek II. In includes interviews with Shatner, Nimoy, and Khan himself, Ricardo Montalban, and some recordings of Roddenberry speaking at a university (possibly because he was …