(NSFW: Language) A man is just about to get lucky when his future self pops in, warning him to stay away from his date. Bo Mirosseni and Elisha Yaffe’s short slightly overextends itself, but it’s still fun to watch.
Four years after a viral drug nearly eradicated humans and increased the intelligence of apes, the surviving men want revenge. Gun-wielding primates riding horses? It’s not a Skyrim mod, it’s Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
“When people are given the freedom to choose, they choose wrong.” A young man learns that the utopia he lives in is actually a regulated purgatory, thanks to Father Comstockthe Human Exposition the Giver.
While Gravity was widely praised for its accurate depiction of space, and despite enjoying the movie, Neil deGrasse Tyson has identified many flaws. Cinema Sins cataloged them with the help of the celebrity astrophysicist himself.
(NSFW: Language) A mercenary company’s accountant looks at the video log of a missing rookie. Ferand Peek’s riveting short plays like a series pilot. More please! Pay what you want for a 1080p stream or download here.
Almost two years in the making, this live-action fan tribute trailer for AKIRA does a great job capturing the spirit of Katsuhiro Otomo’s classic anime film. And if you’re in the mood for AKIRA fan trailers, you must watch this.
(Gore) Set in a new Ice Age, Snowpiercer sees an elite few ruling over the mass of surviving humans aboard a massive train. Even in our last hours, humanity will find a way to be a bunch of a-holes. U.S. premiere on 6/27.
Despite attempts to reach a peaceful end to the conflict with Caesar and his brethren, balance between man and primate is not to be, and two species are brought to the brink of war. And the apes have been working on their vocabulary.
Another short film made for Bombay Sapphire. A spaceship has an emergency time travel setting that lets its passengers go back three minutes and send a message to their past selves, so they can change the future. It works. Kind of.
(NSFW: Language) A man is eager to absolve his father, who was found guilty of causing “The Rot” – a microscopic fungus that destroyed all of the paper on Earth. An adaptation of Ken MacLeod’s short story The Surface of Last Scattering.
Scarlett Johansson plays Lucy, a drug mule for the mob. A mysterious drug planted inside her body leaks into her system, giving her supernatural abilities. Written and directed by Luc Besson (The Fifth Element, Nikita).
George Lucas, Mark Hamill and sound designer Ben Burtt talk about the conceptual and technical aspects of the most famous movie weapon of all time, the lightsaber. The documentary includes a lot of behind-the-scenes clips.
A teenage girl and her father scavenge for a precious substance on an alien planet. When her father’s worst fears come true, their fate falls on her hands. A wonderfully shot short film by Zeek Earl and Chris Caldwell.
Jet boots, mechs, spaceships, dragons, alien landscapes and other eye candy abound in the latest trailer for the Wachowski’s action sci-fi flick Jupiter Ascending. Will Sean Bean live through this one? Place your bets.
More clips of Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt repeatedly dying but ever improving in the latest trailer for Edge of Tomorrow, a movie for the video game generation. Based on Hiroshi Sakurazaka’s novel All You Need is Kill.
Set in a future in which human emotions and memories have been artificially suppressed, a young man learns about the pain of the real world when he inherits the position of “Receiver of Memory”. Based on Lois Lowry’s popular novel.
A suspensful short science fiction film, directed by Marko Slavnic in which combatants must fight to the death on mysterious icy planet, though they have no idea why. Think The Hunger Games meets Moon. With plasma rifles.
An upcoming short film from Joey Ciccoline (88:88), Eidolon follows a man’s quest to find a cure for his ailing sister. Only in death does he unlock the secret which could save her. Inspired by Makeup and Vanity Set’s album Wilderness.
Screen Junkies pokes fun at Alfonso Cuarón’s space opus, reminding us of the of suspension of disbelief and iron stomach required to watch the film, as well as the less than thrilling experience that awaits us when we watch it at home.
By combining footage from various video game cutscenes and sci-fi flicks, YouTuber Mr88668866 created this thrilling trailer for what he hopes to see in the next Star Wars film when it comes out in late 2015.
Johnny Depp plays an A.I. expert, dedicated to creating a sentient computer which houses the collective intelligence of mankind. When gravely injured by terrorists, his only chance at survival is to meld his mind with the machine. Bad idea.
It’s a plot device we’ve seen before: Groundhog Day, Run Lola Run, Source Code. This time, Tom Cruise is stuck in a loop in which he must try over and over again to save mankind. Directed by Doug Liman (Swingers, The Bourne Identity, Go).
Based on Veronica Roth’s best-selling book Divergent follows the trials of Tris Prior, a girl who doesn’t fit into a dystopian future where people are assigned to separate factions based on their personalities. In theaters 3/21/14.
A companion short film that ties directly into a heartwrenching scene from Alfonso Cuarón’s space thriller Gravity. Aningaaq was written and directed by Alfonso’s son Jonás, who also co-wrote Gravity’s screenplay with his dad.
The latest trailer for the new Robocop flick gives us hope that the reboot could actually be good. If nothing else, it’s got Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton, and a ton of cool VFX. Bonus points: It’s NOT in 3D.
With a little CGI and editing, this deleted scene from The Phantom Menace features something Star Wars fans have been longing for since the very first time Jar Jar Binks uttered “meesa”. Though we thought he died on Alderaan.