Krypton Season 1 Opener Review

Krypton Season 1 Opener Review

Comic book adaptations, once an instant money-maker after the floodgates were opened, are now a risky venture. With so many rules and regulations controlling who owns what property, and the risk of market saturation, it’s not as easy to just pull the trigger on a comic book show and have it make trucks of money. … Read more

Christopher Lloyd Stars as Major Villain in Syfy’s 3rd 12 Monkeys Season

Christopher Lloyd Stars as Major Villain in Syfy's 3rd 12 Monkeys Season

2015’s 12 Monkeys has been received quite well over the past two years. Based on Terry Gilliam’s 1995 film, the Toronto-produced Syfy series focuses on James Cole, a man who enters the present from the future in order to prevent a major virus from killing over 90% of humanity. Time travel remains a core part of the series throughout. Now, brand new information on 12 Monkeys‘ upcoming Season 3 reveals Christopher Lloyd will star as a major character. But he won’t be joining Cole as a protagonist. No, he’s taking on the role of a villain.

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Sharknado: The 4th Awakens (Movie) Review

Sharknado: The 4th Awakens (Movie) Review

Back in 2013, the good n’ sleazy folks at the Syfy Channel decided to make a movie called Sharknado. It was one of those instantly iconic titles like Snakes On A Plane that was so damn ridiculous the Internet went crazy and the made for TV movie broke ratings records for the tightly budgeted cable network. There was a certain charm to it too; an old-fashioned exploitation movie vibe of heedlessly seeking publicity based on a ludicrous concept and then worrying about whatever the hell the actual movie would be later. The flick itself was fun enough. A completely stupid exercise in lowest common denominator entertainment with just the slightest air of irony so that the sad folks involved didn’t feel too bad about where their careers had taken them. Unfortunately, it was so successful that everyone involved seemed convinced that they had deliberately made a comedy and a sequel was on the way…then another and now another. It needs to stop.

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Van Helsing Pilot (TV) Review

Van Helsing Pilot (TV) Review 1

The tale of Van Helsing is one that we’ve seen trotted out time and time again. Whether we’re talking about the mediocre Hugh Jackman vehicle, the cult anime franchise Hellsing, or the dungeon-crawling Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing series, people can’t seem to stay away from the legendary vampire hunter. Now, SyFy is finally taking … Read more