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Post-Scarcity Societies (That Still Have Scarcity)

Posted September 30, 2014 by Anonymous

Post-Scarcity Societies (That Still Have Scarcity)

One of the most alluring dreams in science fiction is the post-scarcity society — a place or time where nobody goes without, because technology has improved. But when you dig deeper, most post-scarcity worlds still have some scarcity, because otherwise it’s hard to tell a story about them. See for yourself!

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Australia

The Australian Scifi Movie Terminus Looks Both Confusing And Awesome

Posted September 30, 2014 by Rob Bricken

I have little idea what’s actually happening in this first teaser trailer for the Australian science fiction movie Terminus. I know something crashes to Earth, someone’s leg grows back in a super-creepy way, and I’m completely intrigued. Other than th…

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General

This X-Men: Days Of Future Past VFX Breakdown Is The Best I’ve Ever Seen

Posted September 30, 2014 by Rob Bricken

It takes a lot of computers to turn actors into a naked, blue Jennifer Lawrence, as this absolutely stunning VFX breakdown for Digital Domain, who worked on X-Men: Days of Future Past proves. Seriously, if you watch just one of these VFX reels we love…

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Contests

VIFF 2014: Win Tickets to Preggoland

Posted September 29, 2014 by Rebecca Bollwitt

© 2004-2014 Rebecca Bollwitt – Miss604. The Vancouver International Film Festival (“VIFF”) is in full swing as audiences flock to local theatres for 353 films from over 65 countries, including 223 features and 130 shorts, 32 world premieres, 38 international premieres, 22 North American premieres, and 47 Canadian premieres. Miss604 is proud to once again […]

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Entertainment

Classic Halloween Movies To Watch With Your Kids

Posted September 26, 2014 by Anonymous

It feels like fall just started, but Halloween is on its way. Your kids are probably already planning their costumes and eyeing the candy displays in the grocery store, so help them get into the spirit (you see what we […]

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Canada

Movie Review: Advance Style (CIFF 2014)

Posted September 22, 2014 by Jes

You don’t often hear people talking about a desire to be old. As a society we generally associate being old with being closer to death and the inability to do things you once could. We love old people, we just don’t want to be them……until we get co…

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Calgary

What to Watch: CIFF 2014

Posted September 15, 2014 by Jes

The Calgary International Film Festival is almost upon us! Starting this Thursday and running until September 28, 2014, CIFF will bring us films from all over the world in all different genres.Here are my picks for the movies to watch in their years li…

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Events

Three OSCAR sure shots at this year’s CIFF!

Posted September 12, 2014 by mike

Let’s get the annual joke about Calgary’s International Film Festival out of the way first. Yes, its acronym is CIFF. Yes, I wish they’d change it. Okay, now that we got that out of the way, let’s talk about this …
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Climate Change

Charlie’s War

Posted September 7, 2014 by John Klein

Saw “Charlie Wilson’s War” [8/10] which explains the background behind the Soviet’s failure in Afghanistan, and paved the way for the Taliban to later take over. Today I saw “Cars 2″ [6/10] which explains why we have people focused on fossil fuel vehicles. Each somewhat ties into the 10 year old book I’m reading, Power […]

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Canada

New trailer for Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar (VIDEO)

Posted August 2, 2014 by Jes

A new trailer was released this week for Christopher Nolan’s latest creation Interstellar.It gives the most contest behind the Alberta filmed feature. As we know, Nolan’s movies are generally hush hush and very confusing (RE: Inception), but it looks l…

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General

Movie Trailer: THE MAZE RUNNER

Posted July 30, 2014 by Nicola Gossips

TEEN WOLF is my guilty pleasure and my favourite character on the show is “Stiles”. . . don’t judge. Well Stiles, aka Dylan O’Brien, is on the come up. Have a look at the movie trailer for upcoming feature film THE MAZE RUNNER. The premise:

When T…

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General

Movie Trailer: MAD MAX: ROAD FURY

Posted July 29, 2014 by Nicola Gossips

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First the movie posters, now the first movie trailer for MAD MAX: ROAD FURY.

MAD MAX: ROAD FURY, a reboot of the 1976 action film MAD MAX, is directed and written by the originator of the franchise, George Miller and stars Tom Hard…

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General

Movie Posters: MAD MAX: ROAD FURY

Posted July 27, 2014 by Nicola Gossips

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The remake to the Mel Gibson 1979 classic, MAD MAX is set to hit theatres sometime in 2015.

The reboot, MAD MAX: ROAD FURY stars Tom Hardy in the title role of “Mad Max”, with Charlize Theron and Nicholas Hoult along for the ride.

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General

Movie Trailer: NIGHTCRAWLER

Posted July 26, 2014 by Nicola Gossips

#movies #TIFF14 #NIGHTCRAWLERMOVIE

The first (very creepy) movie trailer for NIGHTCRAWLER is out. The thriller stars a barely recognizable Jake Gyllenhaal as a drifter and petty thief who joins a group of nocturnal freelance photographers who scour …

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General

First full trailer of Fifty Shades of Grey (VIDEO)

Posted July 24, 2014 by Jes

Ugh. The first Fifty Shades of Grey trailer came out today. Dislike.The version of Beyonce’s Crazy in Love that is on it – kind of really like that shit. So there’s that. Go Bey.XOXOJes…

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Allan's Perspective

Great lines from great movies!

Posted July 10, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

The weekend is coming and the Mrs. Herself and I have decided to go to the movies. We have a method that keeps everybody happy folks! The Mrs. Herself checks the movie times and finds two movies in the same cineplex, at about the same time, that we can see! For example, she wants to […]

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