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    Thread: New Dean Devlin show, 'The Ark'
Post: RE: New Dean Devlin show, 'The Ark'

Am I just old and out of touch, or has no one else ever heard of those actors, either?
Boomstick Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 2 69 May 8th, 2022, 05:17 PM
    Thread: How can star trek get new fans?
Post: RE: How can star trek get new fans?

Well, they have to create quality content first. Discovery and Picard have not been very successful, in spite of what I'm sure they would tell you. Imagine messing up a TNG show. If they'd done it wit...
Boomstick Star Trek 4 74 May 8th, 2022, 05:13 PM
    Thread: Press Release - John Carter of Mars game in works
Post: RE: Press Release - John Carter of Mars game in wo...

It could work, but the more I look at it, the more it looks like watered-down nonsense. I'm kind of glad it will likely never see the light of day. If they aren't going to respect the source material,...
Boomstick Edgar Rice Burroughs and John Carter 10 674 March 7th, 2022, 04:25 PM
    Thread: Gold key space family robinson
Post: RE: Gold key space family robinson

(March 7th, 2022, 09:43 AM)august Wrote: I think using martial arts in a futuristic setting vs. robots is probably it....because I seem to recall Magnus being usually set outdoors in the sunlight. (...
Boomstick General Discussions 13 259 March 7th, 2022, 04:17 PM
    Thread: Press Release - John Carter of Mars game in works
Post: RE: Press Release - John Carter of Mars game in wo...

Looks like the crowdfunding campaign is tanking. They've only got $5300 so far. Generally, I think big dollar fundraisers like this (they're looking for just over half a million dollars) need to h...
Boomstick Edgar Rice Burroughs and John Carter 10 674 March 5th, 2022, 11:44 PM
    Thread: Gold key space family robinson
Post: RE: Gold key space family robinson

(March 2nd, 2022, 08:06 AM)august Wrote: Hey, a Boomstick discussion!  :D I remember Space Family Robinson, and at 7, I "got" the nod to the Swiss family, but was confused as to the difference with...
Boomstick General Discussions 13 259 March 5th, 2022, 11:25 PM
    Thread: Press Release - John Carter of Mars game in works
Post: RE: Press Release - John Carter of Mars game in wo...

(February 23rd, 2022, 09:51 PM)Michael Wrote: Well, since the ERB estate controls the rights, I guess they could license the game and TV show rights to different entities. That is what the Saul Zaen...
Boomstick Edgar Rice Burroughs and John Carter 10 674 February 25th, 2022, 09:40 PM
    Thread: Gold key space family robinson
Post: RE: Gold key space family robinson

(February 22nd, 2022, 12:02 AM)hour_25mikehodel Wrote: I read dynamites Red Sonya and Battlestar galactica.i could write better then dynamites writers and am not a great writer.Yeah, I agree with yo...
Boomstick General Discussions 13 259 February 25th, 2022, 09:34 PM
    Thread: Press Release - John Carter of Mars game in works
Post: RE: Press Release - John Carter of Mars game in wo...

I signed up for email updates on their website. They're going the crowdfunding direction, so this isn't a Disney backed project by any means. If there is anything in the works for a show on Disney+, i...
Boomstick Edgar Rice Burroughs and John Carter 10 674 February 20th, 2022, 10:02 PM
    Thread: Tarzan books racist and sexist?
Post: RE: Tarzan books racist and sexist?

(January 21st, 2022, 05:27 PM)august Wrote: Yeah, if you're looking to be offended by something, they are reflective of their era and genre.  That said, as a little white child in the segregated sou...
Boomstick Edgar Rice Burroughs and John Carter 8 392 February 20th, 2022, 09:59 PM
    Thread: Crossover Project Featuring Godzilla, Ultraman, Kamen Rider And Evangelion
Post: RE: Crossover Project Featuring Godzilla, Ultraman...

I did see this. It's an interesting idea because it's tied around the one creator that has worked on all three of the franchises. I do think we're getting to the point of exhaustion with the shared un...
Boomstick Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 2 132 February 20th, 2022, 09:50 PM
    Thread: NEW STAR TREK ENTERPRISE FILM IN PRE-PRODUCTION
Post: RE: NEW STAR TREK ENTERPRISE FILM IN PRE-PRODUCTIO...

(May 10th, 2021, 09:51 PM)ShihanTR2021 Wrote: FOR THOSE INTERESTED: Yes...this is real. We're reaching out to ALL sci/fi and Star Trek fans! A new teaser is available today. https://youtu.be/nPIeXew...
Boomstick Fan Fiction and Poems 2 474 February 20th, 2022, 09:46 PM
    Thread: Will we see the return of the small budget science fiction film?
Post: RE: Will we see the return of the small budget sci...

(February 15th, 2022, 09:16 PM)hour_25mikehodel Wrote: Before star wars we had films like Logan run.silent running on smaller budgets will the ever be axreturn of those days? I don't think they ever...
Boomstick General Movies 4 153 February 20th, 2022, 09:37 PM
    Thread: Gold key space family robinson
Post: RE: Gold key space family robinson

(February 20th, 2022, 11:09 AM)hour_25mikehodel Wrote: Before lost in space the Iren allen t.v. show gold key space family Robinson was a gold key for many years then with the popularity of t v lost...
Boomstick General Discussions 13 259 February 20th, 2022, 09:12 PM
    Thread: Bill Cosby release
Post: RE: Bill Crosby release

So, the title is misspelled as "Crosby," which got my mind to turning, and now I'm laughing imagining "Cosby, Stills & Nash."
Boomstick Politics 4 517 October 13th, 2021, 06:26 PM
    Thread: Happy birthday to the late Christopher Reeves
Post: RE: Happy birthday to the late Christopher Reeves

While I always thought of him strictly as Superman when I was as a child/teenager, more recently I've watched some of his other movies. I really enjoyed them, and it's a shame that his life and career...
Boomstick Super Hero Movies 2 200 October 13th, 2021, 06:20 PM
    Thread: The Evolution of My Television Viewing Options
Post: RE: The Evolution of My Television Viewing Options

Sadly, the old joke about hundreds of options, but nothing to watch seems to be more accurate than ever. I usually end up watching old stuff, too. I wait until there are a few things I want to check o...
Boomstick General Discussions 1 309 October 13th, 2021, 06:15 PM
    Thread: Shatner Boldly Went to Space!
Post: Shatner Boldly Went to Space!

Well, he did it! Not only did William Shatner go to the edge of space today, he is apparently the oldest person ever to take the voyage! I recall years ago when Shatner first put his money down to tak...
Boomstick Star Trek 3 303 October 13th, 2021, 06:08 PM
    Thread: John Carter of Mars Series for Disney Plus
Post: RE: John Carter of Mars Series for Disney Plus

That's very interesting news. I hope they stick to the source material as much as possible, and don't try to get clever 'updating' it. I'm curious how much money they'll be willing to throw at it, too...
Boomstick Edgar Rice Burroughs and John Carter 2 413 October 13th, 2021, 06:02 PM
    Thread: 9/21 - Happy Birthday Boomstick!
Post: RE: 9/21 - Happy Birthday Boomstick!

(September 22nd, 2021, 02:11 AM)august Wrote: It's Boomstick's birthday, and in his honor, we give you vintage women of Sci-fi    :heart: Va-va-voom! Haha, I remember that issue of FHM well! Thanks ...
Boomstick Renaissance and Ghost House Pictures 29 3,780 October 13th, 2021, 05:58 PM
    Thread: 2019 Press Release: Announcing the Edgar Rice Burroughs Universe
Post: RE: 2019 Press Release: Announcing the Edgar Rice ...

It looks like one of them did get released last year: https://www.amazon.com/Carson-Venus-Worl...94546223X/ It's got a 4 star average from 51 reviews, so it seems like at least some folks are happy w...
Boomstick Edgar Rice Burroughs and John Carter 2 407 June 29th, 2021, 07:17 PM
    Thread: Press Release - John Carter of Mars game in works
Post: RE: Press Release - John Carter of Mars game in wo...

Thanks for posting this, I had no heard. Seems like an odd choice to move it to WWII era. The actual studio developing the game doesn't seem to have any experience building a full game from the ground...
Boomstick Edgar Rice Burroughs and John Carter 10 674 June 29th, 2021, 07:01 PM
    Thread: Where to Watch the Original Battlestar Galactica for Free
Post: RE: Where to Watch the Original Battlestar Galacti...

The NBC app and maybe Peacock had it, too. I'm not sure if you can still view Peacock ad-supported only, of if that was just an initial thing to get people hooked. You have have to sign up and pay not...
Boomstick Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 2 430 June 29th, 2021, 06:54 PM
    Thread: Star Trek languages
Post: RE: Star Trek languages

Klingon for sure, at least the 'classic' one, I have no idea what they're doing in Star Trek now. There are books published in Klingon, and I think several online Translator sites have it, although th...
Boomstick Star Trek 4 521 June 29th, 2021, 06:52 PM
    Thread: Preview of the (latest) Evil Dead video game, as narrated by Bruce himself
Post: RE: Preview of the (latest) Evil Dead video game, ...

Looks pretty slick! It's a shame it looks like it's an online and multiplayer only affair, but that's pretty common these days.
Boomstick Renaissance and Ghost House Pictures 1 368 June 29th, 2021, 06:47 PM
    Thread: Cancel culture
Post: RE: Cancel culture

I just posted in the Harry Potter game thread. Yeah, it's a real issue. People need to wake up.
Boomstick Politics 4 533 March 14th, 2021, 11:23 PM
    Thread: Harry Potter game
Post: RE: Harry Potter game

Quote:Coupled with Rowling's comments, the ban on threads for promotional media came after reports that Troy Leavitt, one of the game's lead designers, previously created YouTube videos attacking femi...
Boomstick Harry Potter 2 776 March 14th, 2021, 11:18 PM
    Thread: Evil Dead Rise!
Post: RE: Evil Dead Rise!

Sounds more like a standalone affair, or a sequel to the remake to me, but we'll see.
Boomstick Renaissance and Ghost House Pictures 2 304 March 14th, 2021, 11:03 PM
    Thread: Godzilla vs King Kong trailer
Post: RE: Godzilla vs King Kong trailer

They had a promising start with the 2014 Godzilla, but I haven't been impressed since then. Kong:Skull Island was fun to watch, but probably one of the stupidest big studio movies I've seen. The last ...
Boomstick General Movies 2 567 February 6th, 2021, 01:25 PM
    Thread: An Interstate Highway Overpass Designed for Wildlife Actually Works
Post: RE: An Interstate Highway Overpass Designed for Wi...

(November 25th, 2020, 04:59 PM)Michael Wrote: I hope to see more innovations like this spread across the globe. We need to find ways to safely co-exist beside wildlife without endangering them or us...
Boomstick General Discussions 1 331 December 19th, 2020, 01:41 PM