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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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The Mummy (trailer for new movie: and she’s a mummy).

December 5, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Mummy (trailer for new movie: and she’s a mummy).

The ever ubiquitous Tom Cruise gets to do his action-hero shtick against the evil Egyptian undead. There goes the British Museum. But is Tom’s hero more than a little undead himself? Thought safely entombed in a tomb deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient princess (Sofia Boutella of Kingsman: The Secret Service and Star Trek Beyond) […]

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 – full trailer.

December 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 – full trailer.

Here’s the first full trailer for the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 movie – coming to UK cinemas April 28th 2017. Don’t press the death button, Baby Groot, just don’t do it! Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is directed by James Gunn and stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, featuring Vin Diesel […]

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Dune – new movie in the offing. The spice (and money) must flow?

December 2, 2016 | By | Reply More
Dune – new movie in the offing. The spice (and money) must flow?

Movie studio Legendary Entertainment and the Frank Herbert estate have just reached an agreement giving Legendary the film and television motion picture rights to the Dune series of science fiction novels. The agreement inks the development and production of new film and television projects for a global audience. The projects will be produced by Thomas […]

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Lone Wolf author Joe Dever dies, turn to page 56 for very sad funeral.

November 30, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Lone Wolf author Joe Dever dies, turn to page 56 for very sad funeral.

Joe Dever’s local newspaper, the East London and West Sussex Guardian, is reporting that author Joe – creator of the Lone Wolf series of gaming adventure books (let’s call it a craze, it was a craze), has passed away age 60 after unexpected bile duct surgery caused him to cancel on a SFF and gaming convention […]

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Doctor Who Xmas special 2017 sneak peek.

November 20, 2016 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who Xmas special 2017 sneak peek.

Here’s a sneak peek at what’s coming our way in terms of the Doctor Who Xmas special 2017 – looks like Doctor Who meets the Marvel Universe!

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Man in the High Castle (2nd trailer: 2nd season).

November 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Man in the High Castle (2nd trailer: 2nd season).

Here’s the trailer for the second season of Man in the High Castle (as seen on Amazon Prime) – the USA has been invaded by Nazis during the second world war. Fast forward to the 1960s like you’ve never seen them. First one to mention Donald Trump in the comments section loses.

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Legion second trailer 2 (Marvel X-Men spin-off TV series).

November 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Legion second trailer 2 (Marvel X-Men spin-off TV series).

Here’s the TV series which explores the life of Legion, the mutant son of Professor Charles Xavier and Gabrielle Haller. Legion usually plays the role of an antihero and has a severe mental illness, including a form of dissociative identity disorder, with each of his personas controlling one of his many superpowers.

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Assassin’s Creed movie trailer.

November 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Assassin’s Creed movie trailer.

Movies based on games have a tendency to be a load of old crap, but the presence of actor Michael Fassbender in this Assassin’s Creed film gives me some hope this flick isn’t going to be total pants. But hey, who am I? Mystic Meg?

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Kong: Skull Island 2nd trailer.

November 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Kong: Skull Island 2nd trailer.

If you like your mega-apes really large and kind of re-imagined with an Apocalypse Now Vietnam war-movie twist, then this is the flick for you. I love the smell of giant beasts in the morning.

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xXx 3: The Return of Xander Cage (trailer).

November 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
xXx 3: The Return of Xander Cage (trailer).

If you like your action movies in extreme sports-stylee, then xXx 3: The Return of Xander Cage is the film you have been waiting for! This sequel actually has Vin Diesel and Samuel L. Jackson back in the super-agents hot seat (so you can forget all about the rubbish second movie which didn’t).

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