Good news: Four new comics shops and a reopening
Heroes For Sale: Liverpool, UK Yet another pair of determined fans opening a shop: It hosts a vast collection of items such as classic comic books, action figures from Star Wars ... stocking up on vintage science-fiction and horror movie merchandise.
Failed 'Dune' Helped Birth 'Alien'
Its story of humanity 10,000 years in the future is hardcore science fiction at its best ... It was O'Bannon's work on “Dark Star's” effects that got him a job at Industrial Light & Magic working on “Star Wars.” In “Dark Star,” there was ...
From the Vault: Classic Monster Magazines!
Ackerman started up Famous Monsters of Filmland in February 1958 and served as the magazine’s editor until 1983, 191 issues in all. Famous Monsters featured articles, interviews, and photographs primarily dealing with classic horror films of the 1930s ...
Re-live the War of the Worlds
The next free film series at The Collection ... from 1953. The Science Fiction film season, ongoing to July 22, will include classics such as The Day the Earth Stood Still (1952), The Time Machine (1960) and Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope (1977).