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Colonel Frog is a long time science fiction and fantasy fan. He loves reading novels in the field, and he also enjoys watching movies (as well as reading lots of other genre books).

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Justin Bieber to star as Luke Skywalker in new Disney Broadway musical version of Star Wars.

April 1, 2017 | By | Reply More
Justin Bieber to star as Luke Skywalker in new Disney Broadway musical version of Star Wars.

Justin Bieber is to star as Luke Skywalker in the newly announced Disney Broadway musical version of Star Wars. “The highly talented Canadian singer and songwriter is the ideal choice,” announced the team behind the Lion King musical, who will be leading the theatre production, set to open on Broadway for the Christmas Season of […]

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Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (trailer)

March 31, 2017 | By | Reply More
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (trailer)

Marvel goes all alternative universe on us, when Daisy gets a little shock after the man she shared a bed with turns out to be the rather dead Grant Ward. But it’s okay, they work for the same agency. Just not the one you’re used to!

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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (eye candy trailer).

March 31, 2017 | By | Reply More
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (eye candy trailer).

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets is the upcoming scifi movie based on the French graphic novel of the same name, directed by Luc Besson of The Professional, The Fifth Element, and Lucy fame. Interestingly, I always thought of The Fifth Element as a French graphic novel in cinematic form. It was, of […]

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Game of Thrones goes musical for Season 7? (trailer)

March 31, 2017 | By | Reply More
Game of Thrones goes musical for Season 7? (trailer)

Here’s the first season seven trailer for Game of Thrones. It goes all MTV music video on us as Jon Snow wanders moodily through Winterfell, while Cersei Lannister tries on the Iron Throne for size. There’s even some Daenerys Targaryen action inside Castle Dragonstone. But what has the Night King got to do with it […]

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War For The Planet Of The Apes (brand new trailer).

March 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
War For The Planet Of The Apes (brand new trailer).

In War for the Planet of the Apes, the third chapter of the rebooted scifi movie franchise, Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest […]

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Spiderman Homecoming: new trailer (first good Spiderman movie).

March 28, 2017 | By | Reply More
Spiderman Homecoming: new trailer (first good Spiderman movie).

Here’s the new trailer for Spiderman Homecoming and I have to say, this might actually be the first decent Spiderman film for a lonnnnnggggg time. A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging super hero in Spider-Man: Homecoming. […]

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The Handmaid’s Tale (3rd trailer).

March 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Handmaid’s Tale (3rd trailer).

Here’s the 3rd trailer for the Hulu TV science fiction series based on The Handmaid’s Tale book by Margaret Atwood. Who is going to be the first person to head to the comments zone below and make some wordage about Trump and the path to Gilead? Hitting a TV screen near you in the USA on […]

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Early Man (trailer).

March 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
Early Man (trailer).

Shot in Aardman’s distinctive style, Early Man is the new prehistoric animated comedy movie from Nick Park. Set at the dawn of time, when prehistoric creatures roamed the earth, Early Man tells the story of courageous caveman hero Dug (Eddie Redmayne) and his friend Hognob as they unite his tribe against a mighty enemy Lord […]

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American Gods TV series (trailer).

March 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
American Gods TV series (trailer).

Here’s the first big trailer for the American Gods TV series – coming to US television April 30th 2017 (Starz). This was created by Bryan Fuller and is, of course, based on the urban fantasy novel of the same name by author Neil Gaiman. The series focuses on a convict with the street name of Shadow […]

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Mindhorn … the return of the buy-tonic man? (movie trailer).

March 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Mindhorn … the return of the buy-tonic man? (movie trailer).

Washed-up TV thespian Richard Thorncroft (played by real-life actor Julian Barratt) peaked with hit 1980s detective show Mindhorn, playing a bionic Isle-of-Man sleuth with a robotic eye that allowed him to literally “see the truth”. Decades later, when a deranged Manx serial killer demands Mindhorn as his nemesis, Thorncroft returns for one last chance to […]

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