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12 YEARS Star to Appear in STAR WARS VII?

Posted in Books, Comics, Movies, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , on March 18, 2014 by ghostradioworld

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According to Latino Review and THR, Lupita Nyong’o, Oscar winning star of 12 Years a Slave, is close to signing a deal to appear in Star Wars: Episode VII.’

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PHOTO: Keeley Hawes in DOCTOR WHO!

Posted in Books, Comics, Photos, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Television with tags , , , , on March 18, 2014 by ghostradioworld

DOCTOR WHO: SERIES 8

Here’s what Steven Moffat, “Doctor Who” showrunner, had to say about this picture:

Anyone watching Jed Mercurio’s amazing Line of Duty will know that Keeley Hawes is having one hell of year. And now it’s about to get even better as she achieves the greatest villainy yet attempted on Doctor Who: she plays a banker.

Hmm …

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VIDEO: Harlan Ellison Reading His Story “Susan”!

Posted in Audio, Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Television, Writing with tags , , , , , on February 22, 2014 by ghostradioworld

You think you’ve lived?  You haven’t lived until you’ve heard Harlan Ellison reading one of his stories.  You think you’ve loved?  Listen to this story.  And then get back to us.

VIDEO: New GAME OF THRONES Trailer!

Posted in Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Television, Video with tags , , , , , , on February 17, 2014 by ghostradioworld

Premiering in April.

TARZAN 2016: Is This the Jungle Lord Tarzan Fans Have Been Waiting For?

Posted in Books, Comics, Movies, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , , , , , , on February 13, 2014 by ghostradioworld

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Tarzan fans got some big news this week.  The David Yates reboot will open July 1, 2016, and will star Alexander Skarsgård (“True Blood”) as Tarzan, Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) as Jane Porter, and Christoph Waltz and Samuel L. Jackson in unnamed roles.

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AUDIO: X Minus One – “The Cold Equations”!

Posted in Audio, Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , , , , , on January 8, 2014 by ghostradioworld

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Much of the country is suffering from frigid temperatures.  But today we listen to a tale that focuses on a different type of frostiness.  Something called …

“The Cold Equations”.

This adaptation of Tom Godwin’s classic story originally aired on “X Minus One” on August 8, 1955.

 

Disney Returns STAR WARS License to Marvel!

Posted in Books, Comics, Movies, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror with tags , , , , , , , on January 5, 2014 by ghostradioworld

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After more than two decades at Dark Horse Comics, Disney (which recently acquired the Star Wars licenses via their purchase of Lucasfilm LTD) has chosen to move the Star Wars comic book license to Marvel Comics (another recent Disney acquisition).    Marvel previously held the license from 1977 t0 1991.  This deal will be effective as of 2015.

More on this monumental decision after the jump.

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Video: The Making of “Time of the Doctor”!

Posted in Audio, Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Television, Video with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on December 27, 2013 by ghostradioworld

Enjoy this nifty behind the scene’s look at the 2013 “Doctor Who” Christmas Special “Time of the Doctor”. It full of fun facts: Like who’s inside the wooden Cyberman, how Barnable got lost on his way to Christmas, and secrets behind the kind of chaos only “Doctor Who” and pyrotechnics can bring!

So grab and glass of ‘nogg or a candy cane, and prepare to be amazed!

VIDEO: Rare Animated “A Christmas Carol”!

Posted in Books, Ghosts, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Television, Video with tags , , , , , , , , , on December 24, 2013 by ghostradioworld

A brilliant, but little known, animated version of Dicken’s classic tale “A Christmas Carol”.  It features a great voice cast with Alastair Sim as “Scrooge”, Michael Redgrave as the narrator, and featuring Michael Hordern, Joan Sims and Diana Quick.  And the animation is truly impressive with lends the story the true feeling of a Nineteenth Century ghost story.  And it does it all in only 25 minutes!  Truly a must watch.

VIDEO: Trailer for DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE PLANETS!

Posted in Books, Movies, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Video with tags , , , , , , , , on December 19, 2013 by ghostradioworld

Latest look at the sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes  which has been oddly called Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.   Because after you rise you … um .. .dawn … or something.   Anywho … the CGI looks improved.  The story?  Hard to tell.  Excitement level?  Middling.  At best.

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