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Riddick (Red Band Trailer)

Riddick (Red Band Trailer)

(NSFW: Language, Gore, Spoilers) The escaped convict Riddick finds himself between a rock, a hard place and an even harder place: bounty hunters, a catastrophic storm and a race of deadly aliens are all out for his head.

Pacific Rim (Trailer 3)

Pacific Rim (Trailer 3)

The latest trailer for Pacific Rim reminds us that there are people in it too. Expect them to cry, shout and give motivating speeches. Uhuh. In other news, coming 7/12/13: Huge Robots Fighting Equally Huge Monsters: The Movie.

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Pacific Rim Mech Featurette

Pacific Rim Mech Featurette

(Spoilers) Director Guillermo del Toro and the cast and crew of Pacific Rim talk about the different mecha in the movie, and how they strive to make them unique. Think you can do better? Design your own Jaeger here.

Elysium (Trailer 2)

Elysium (Trailer 2)

The second trailer for Elysium shows how the movie’s dystopic Earth has become a downright terrible place to live in. How terrible? Earth folk are not allowed to be sarcastic. Damn robots. Go forth Matt Damon, fight for sarcasm!

Snowpiercer (Trailer)

Snowpiercer (Trailer)

Doomed by an ice age, the last humans are forced to live in a train that goes around the world. Worse, an oppressive class system has taken over the train. An adaptation of a sci-fi comic starring Chris Evans and Tilda Swinton.

Europa Report (Trailer)

Europa Report (Trailer)

Europa Report is about a privately funded expedition to Europa, one of Jupiter’s moons, searching for evidence of life in the moon’s oceans. The movie has been praised for its believable take on space travel.

Pacific Rim (Trailer 2)

Pacific Rim (Trailer 2)

The latest trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim gives more sneak peeks at the monsters and giant robots that will go head-to-head in the movie. Check out the movie’s website for sweet images of the mecha.

Riddick (Trailer)

Riddick (Trailer)

Vin Diesel reprises the character that made him famous. Antihero Riddick intentionally calls upon a group of mercenaries who are out for his head, knowing that he’s their only hope against an even deadlier threat.

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Trailer)

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Trailer)

The full trailer for Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. sees Agent Coulson – or someone who looks like him – assemble a team of crime drama stereotypes secret agents to handle cases involving superhumans. It’s CSI: Fringe.

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Teaser)

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Teaser)

Agen Phil Coulson springs back to life in Marvel’s live action TV series. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. sees Coulson assemble his own team to “protect the ordinary from the extraordinary.” Co-written by Joss Whedon and Jeph Loeb, among others.

HYBRIDS (Short Film)

HYBRIDS (Short Film)

Losing her daughter in the wake of an alien infestation, an ex-special forces soldier embarks on a mission deep into alien territory to seek her revenge in Patrick Kalyn’s HYBRIDS.

Defiance Dodge Charger

Defiance Dodge Charger

For the upcoming SyFy show/video game combo Defiance, the vehicle team took a stock Charger, and decked it out with everything needed to outrun alien killing machines. Video footage here.

Lisa

Lisa

A robotics genius struggles on his quest to make the perfect android. Drew Mylrea’s short film asks the age-old question: what makes us human? There’s a twist here begging to be explored.

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NOON

NOON

We could go on and on about the post-apocalyptic setting of NOON, but writer and director Kasra Farahani had us more enamored of the tension and compelling protagonist in his short film.

Saga Vol. 1

Saga Vol. 1

(PG-13) The first six issues of one of the best comic book series to come out this year, Saga is a space opera written by Brian K. Vaughan (Y: The Last Man) and masterfully illustrated by Fiona Staples.

True Skin

True Skin

A science fiction short in the vein of Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Total Recall and other dystopian sci-fi works that explore the limits of augmentation. Written and directed by Stephan Zlotescu.

The Future

The Future

Who knows what the future holds? Hollywood seems eager to provide an answer. Mashup artist Eclectic Method put together a supercut of futuristic movies and made a ballin’ beat to go along with it.

One Day

One Day

A wonderful animated short that perfectly captures the proverb, “Home is where the heart is.” Made by 3rd year students at Gobelins. English translation of text and dialogue here.

There’s An Alien on Your Head!

There’s An Alien on Your Head!

The Corridor Digital crew find themselves in battle with a slew of nasty aliens who have a bad habit of planting their slimy appendages in the most inconvenient of places – on their heads.

The Secret Number (Full)

The Secret Number (Full)

Colin Levy’s Kickstarted adaptation of Igor Teper’s short story, about a mathematician who is confined to a mental institute because of his insistence that there is an integer between 3 and 4.

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Arthur C. Clarke Predicts Future

Arthur C. Clarke Predicts Future

Appearing on a 1964 episode of the BBC show Horizon, author, inventor and futurist Sir Arthur C. Clarke predicts the rise of the Internet and telecommuting. Watch the complete episode here.

88:88

88:88

88:88 sees a woman determined to defend herself from a persistent intruder. We like to think of it as a science fiction version of Home Alone. The music is by Makeup and Vanity Set.

Tether

Tether

A concept web series from Corridor Digital about cutthroat bandits trying to survive in a world where a virus wiped out most of humanity. And it’s about to get much, much worse.

Lost Planet 3: Cinematic Trailer

Lost Planet 3: Cinematic Trailer

The Lost Planet franchise is one of those things that began with awesome ideas – Pilot robots! Fight aliens! – but often ends with flawed execution. We hope third time’s the charm for this series.

Iron Sky (Trailer 2)

Iron Sky (Trailer 2)

Brace yourselves for cheesy humor, astronauts going up against space Nazis and bad puns in the latest trailer for Iron Sky. Those poor Moon-raised kids are going to be destroyed by Earth’s gravity.

Upside Down (Trailer)

Upside Down (Trailer)

Kirsten Dunst kisses an upside-down man again. Directed by Juan Diego Solanas, the French-produced film features two worlds divided by gravity. We hope the story lives up to the visuals.

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