Author: Neal Ulen


‘Maleficent’ Trailer

Disney appears to be going dark with this trailer for their mondo-budgeted ($200 million) Maleficent.  Universal Studios took a similar path with Snow White and the Huntsman, which was a […]

Iron Man 3

The 7 Fails of Iron Man 3

I admit, I’m often behind the times when it comes to viewing movies, and I hadn’t planned on reviewing Iron Man 3 but after viewing it I just felt compelled. […]

The Hobbit Featurette: Beorn’s House

There’s a new Desolation of Smaug featurette out that gives us a behind the scenes look at Beorn’s house. Okay, the featurette isn’t hot off the presses new, but I […]

Predator Mini-gun

Sci-Fi Scenes: Deforestation, Predator, 1987

“Come on in, you fuckers. Come on in. Ol’ Painless is waitin.”  ~Blain Predator.  A movie about badass special forces being hunted by a badass alien in the steaming jungles […]


‘Azarkant’ SciFi Short

Azarkant     In the future, a team of astronauts are sent on a ten year journey to a distant planet to find new life. On their way, they encounter […]

The Mars Covers // Gino d'Achille

The Art of Gino D’Achille

Gino D’Achille is an illustrator and commercial artist of international renown, whose work includes many of the most iconic and well-loved book covers and illustrations produced in the last half-century, […]


‘WindMills’ Animated Short

WindMills is a nifty little animated short I ran across.  This was a graduation movie, made at the Georges Méliès School, and directed by Guillaume Bergère, Guillaume Coudert, Maria Glinyanova, […]


‘Helix’ Season 1 Trailer

From executive producer Ron Moore, creator of Battlestar Galactica, comes a new science fiction thriller – Helix.   Helix is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the […]