It was RoboCop Day in Detroit yesterday and the man-machine threw the ceremonial first pitch at last night's Detroit Tigers game, although sadly it wasn't Peter Weller in the suit (nor Joel Kinnaman); meanwhile, the city's crowdfunded RoboCop bronze statue is slated for completion later this year.
TMZ has a set of leaked photos from the Tunisia et of Star Wars Episode 7 that in short reveal that the JJ Abrams flick will feature life-size creatures and vehicles not just digital FX.
Caroleine Siede reviews the latest episode of the BBC’s clone dramaRead the rest
Echoes of Tyrion’s past are about to collide in the present. Kevin McFarland reviews the latest episode of Thrones, where the dwarf’s uncertain doom approaches.Read the rest
It’s crunch time for the show’s heroes, but Kevin McFarland finds that some of the humor in Silicon Valley lacks bite.Read the rest
A classic moment from the Lecter legendarium hits the small screen. Theresa deLucci reviews the latest episode.Read the rest
Caroline Siede on the latest episode of the BBC’s clone dramaRead the rest
The Flash, starring Grant Gustin (Glee, 90210), premieres this fall on The CW.
Video editor Jim Casey clipped together this wonderful accelerated look at The Evolution Of Visual Effects.
Malik Bendjelloul, the 36-year-old director of the excellent Oscar-winning documentary "Searching for Sugar Man," has died of an unspecified cause, according to CNN.
Peter Dinklage delivers the speech of the season as Tyrion Lannister, facing the false justice of the kingdom–and his family. Kevin McFarland reviews the latest episode of Game of Thrones.Read the rest
Silicon Valley takes aim at the emotional insecurity behind superficial male genius, writes Kevin McFarland. But it also fails to escape stereotypes about women in the tech industry.Read the rest