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  • Could Tom Hiddleston Replace Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock?

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    There is “rumor buzz” around the internet regarding the BBC series, Sherlock. According to Classicalite, Director Mark Gatiss is said to have had a conversation with Tom Hiddleston. Rumour has it that Tom Hiddleston would replace Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock. The speculation is due to the hectic schedules of Cumberbatch and Freeman. “Tom would be […]

  • The Death of Turtle Power

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    The Death of Turtle Power By Spencer Wells [Anything which] is a living and not a dying body… will have to be an incarnate will to power, it will strive to grow, spread, seize, become predominant – not from any morality or immorality but because it is living and because life simply is will to […]

  • BBC America’s “The Real History of Science Fiction” – A Review

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    A Review of BBC America’s “The Real History of Science Fiction” by Jennifer “Kenobi1985″ Havard “Based on science and embellished by fantasy, BBC America presents…” – quote from the series trailer. Saturday, April 19, 10 PM, was the premiere of BBC America’s four-part mini-series on “The Real History of Science Fiction”. The title & subject […]

  • The Tolkien Society: INAUGURAL TOLKIEN SOCIETY AWARD WINNERS

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    The Tolkien Society Official Press Release: INAUGURAL TOLKIEN SOCIETY AWARD WINNERS The winners of the inaugural Tolkien Society Awards were announced at the Tolkien Society’s Annual Dinner in Hay-on-Wye on Saturday 11th April 2014.The winners were as follows: Best Article John Garth, “Tolkien and the boy who didn’t believe in fairies“ Best Artwork Jenny Dolfen, […]

  • Vikings Season 2: Episode 3 Recap

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    Hail Viking Fans I just watched episode 3 from Vikings with the introduction of the older Bjorn played by Alexander Ludwig. Alexander is one of the three new introduced actors for Vikings season 2. He took the role Bjorn over from Nathan o’ Toole, made possible because of a time jump of four years. Bjorn […]

  • Star Wars Rebels News Out of WonderCon

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    While Episode VII is being shot in Abu Dhabi, fans at WonderCon had the privilege of getting a slew of new details about the upcoming Star Wars Rebels series. The convention crowd got a first look at Ghost captain Hera in action with the droid Chopper. Composer Kevin Kiner also made a special appearance to confirm […]

  • Hobbiton Adventure: Over Rock and Under Tree

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    Day 3: Over Rock and Under Tree by Rachael Ashdown Continue the “Middle-Earth” adventure with Legendarium reporter, Rachael Ashdown, as she tours New Zealand! Some days I feel like a Hobbit, some like a Dwarf.  But on this day, I felt like an elf.  Most of the day was just taken up driving south to […]

  • Hobbiton Adventure: One Does Not Simply…

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    Hobbiton Adventure: One Does Not Simply… by Rachael Ashdown Continuing on her Hobbiton Adventure: Day 2: One Does Not Simply… Drive into Mordor? In reality, it is that simple. Our day started with eggs and po-ta-toes (a meal certainly fit for a Hobbit), and then began questing once more. Shadowfax flew through the countryside, but […]

  • Hobbit Actor Who Played Beorn – JAILED!

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    The Local reports that Mikael Persbrandt, who played Beorn in Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, has been sentenced to 5 months in prison for buying 12 oz. of cocaine. It appears that Persbrandt was among the names in “the dealer’s” contacts in this long running police investigation, “If it turns out an […]

  • Vikings Season 3 Announced by History Channel

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    While Vikings season 2 has only just begun, History has revealed that Season 3 is a go! “Vikings has taken viewers by storm and has established itself as one of the most compelling, visually stunning dramas on television,” said History general manager Dirk Hoogstra. “With its large, passionate and loyal fan base, Vikings has cemented […]

  • X-Men: Days of Future Past Launch Interactive Timeline

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    20th Century fox studio has launched a new interactive website signaling the 25 most pivotal moments  in mutant history between 1962, where young Magneto helped avert the Cuban Missile Crisis in X-Men: First Class to the year 2018, where X-Men: Days of Future Past picks up with the original X-Men cast. Sort of reminds me of The X-Files mytharc timeline, a really […]

  • Vikings Season 2: My Thoughts So Far

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    Hail Vikings fans. You got to see this season. Or first catch up season 1 and then start to see season 2. My expectations were high after seen season 1. I needed to wait for almost 5 months. The others much longer. But it is totally worth it. On Sunday the 6th of April Season […]

  • Chewbacca Returning to Star Wars?

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    The Hollywood Reporter seems to think so, along with many other fans who will not be meeting the beloved Peter Mayhew at Comicpalooza in Texas at the end of May. The actor cancelled his appearance at the convention “due to filming”. While this news combined with Disney CEO Bob Iger’s comment about “familiar faces returning” […]

  • “Shadowfax” Dead: Horse Used in The Lord of the Rings Passes

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    Blanco, the horse used in the Lord of the Rings as Shadowfax “Lord of all horses” has died. From the Metro report, Blanco suffered from serious problems with intestinal tract and liver issues; ‘Although my heart was breaking,’ explains Blanco’s owner, ‘as my final gift to him, I stayed strong, balanced and focused, gently repeating […]