The Ultimate _Star Trek_ Collection

(via Dark Bilious Vapors) The Ultimate Star Trek Collection (DVD) The Ultimate Star Trek Collection: List Price: $3,908.99, though Amazon has it for only $2,499.99. This collection included 212 discs covering all the series and motion pictures: Star Trek The Original Series: The Complete Seasons 1-3Star Trek The Next Generation: The Complete Seasons 1-7Star Trek … Continue reading “The Ultimate _Star Trek_ Collection”

Say it ain’t so, Joe

(from the interesting juxtaposition dept.) Tonight (2005-10-22), opposite the World Series, Encore Drama is showing John Sayles‘ Eight Men Out. For those who aren’t familiar with this film, here’s a summary from the IMDb: A dramatization of the Black Sox scandal when the underpaid Chicago White Sox accepted bribes to deliberately lose the 1919 World … Continue reading “Say it ain’t so, Joe”

Not the Pie Machine!

‘Wallace and Gromit’ creator’s clay archive is destroyed by fire: Thirty years of toil, including the creation of the premier couple of ” claymation”, Wallace and Gromit, were destroyed in the blaze at the archives of Aardman Animations, Britain’s largest and most successful animation studio. News that the archive building had been destroyed came 30 … Continue reading “Not the Pie Machine!”

“Clonus” Producers File Suit

(via Satellite News) On Monday, August 8, Robert S. Fiveson and Myrl A. Schreibman, producers of PARTS: THE CLONUS HORROR (seen in episode 811) filed suit in New York claiming DreamWorks and Warner Bros. cribbed their movie for “The Island.” In addition to unspecified financial compensation, Fiveson and Schreibman want “The Island” withdrawn from theaters … Continue reading ““Clonus” Producers File Suit”

“Clonus” Director May Seek Injunction

(via Satellite News) “Clonus” director says he’s seen this clone story before: Here’s an irony alert — and a lawsuit alert: a new movie about clones appears to be an uncredited clone of another movie. Director Michael Bay’s new science-fiction blockbuster has drawn comparisons to the ’70s classics “Logan’s Run” and “Coma.” But “The Island” … Continue reading ““Clonus” Director May Seek Injunction”

The TRUE ending to “The Empire Strikes Back”

(via email) A furious lightsaber duel is underway. DARTH VADER is backing LUKE SKYWALKER towards the end of the gantry. A quick move by Vader, chops off Luke’s hand! It goes spinning off into the ventilation shaft. Luke backs away. He looks around, but realizes there’s nowhere to go but straight down. Darth Vader: Obi-Wan … Continue reading “The TRUE ending to “The Empire Strikes Back””

Lucas calls new ‘Star Wars’ a Titanic tearjerker

Bring Kleenex to Star Wars finale: “It’s not like the first one. It’s more emotional,” said the director of the upcoming space adventure Star Wars: Episode III — Revenge of the Sith, which arrives in North American theatres on May 19. “I describe it as a Titanic in space. It’s a real tearjerker, and it … Continue reading “Lucas calls new ‘Star Wars’ a Titanic tearjerker”