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    Thread: Captain Marvel coming to the screen
Post: Captain Marvel coming to the screen

I'm wondering how a modern audience will react to a Captain Marvel movie. When I saw the '70's TV version I thought it felt out of place even then. Wasn't the comic originally produced in the 1940'...
rudebadger General Movies 5 648 April 22nd, 2006, 07:53 AM
    Thread: Anyone else get the feeling... [season finale spoilers ahoy]
Post: Anyone else get the feeling... [season finale spoi...

Count me in the group that hope that this is not some character's dream or fantasy sequence. If so, the show is going to blow a lot of its crediblity because of it. As far as the feeling that "thi...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 144 15,869 March 11th, 2006, 11:05 AM
    Thread: Seaquest marathon on Sci-Fi Mon. Dec. 26th - Thurs. Dec. 29th
Post: Seaquest marathon on Sci-Fi Mon. Dec. 26th - Thurs...

I had the day off, so in the spirit of fairness I watched a couple of episodes of "Seaquest" today. Yes, it was just as awful as I remembered it. :fright: Never again, never again!!!
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 2 766 December 26th, 2005, 08:20 PM
    Thread: Open to suggestions
Post: Open to suggestions

Thanks for the great ideas. I'm checking into several of them. :book:
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 9 1,101 December 22nd, 2005, 08:38 PM
    Thread: Doctor Who
Post: Doctor Who

I might just have to bite the bullet and purchase the DVD series when it comes out in 2006. :thud:
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 140 8,466 December 22nd, 2005, 08:35 PM
    Thread: Doctor Who
Post: Doctor Who

Does anyone know if or when the new Dr. Who is going to be aired in the US?
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 140 8,466 December 22nd, 2005, 01:09 PM
    Thread: Seaquest marathon on Sci-Fi Mon. Dec. 26th - Thurs. Dec. 29th
Post: Seaquest marathon on Sci-Fi Mon. Dec. 26th - Thurs...

At least they are only making us suffer for a week! "Seaquest" was never more than a soggy Star Trek wannabe. I think that the only reason that it lasted 3 seasons was that Spielburg had something on...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 2 766 December 22nd, 2005, 01:06 PM
    Thread: My top 69 Sci-fi and fantasy movies.
Post: My top 69 Sci-fi and fantasy movies.

Why did you list some movies as series(Star Wars, Harry Potter) and others individually(Alien, Aliens)? I think that the individual films should have been rated as individuals and not as part of any ...
rudebadger General Movies 9 1,848 December 10th, 2005, 12:26 PM
    Thread: Open to suggestions
Post: Open to suggestions

I'm looking to stock up on a few good SF novels in the next few weeks for my winter reading season. Does anyone have any suggestions on any recently released works? TIA :book:
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 9 1,101 December 9th, 2005, 01:57 PM
    Thread: Poor Reviews for Sci-Fi's "The Triangle"
Post: Poor Reviews for Sci-Fi's "The Triangle"

Part One was OK, but by the beginning of Part Two I started to get that "uh-oh" feeling about the plot. Nothing really new here folks, just move along please. Part Three just stank. Not even Catheri...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 10 1,144 December 9th, 2005, 01:39 PM
    Thread: Question for the mods...
Post: Question for the mods...

Why are all the shows listed in the Fantasy TV forum either dead or dying series? C'mon, Cleo and Jack were shows that lasted only one or two seasons at best. Buffy, Hercules, Xena, great in their da...
rudebadger Forum Feedback and Issues 1 925 November 25th, 2005, 02:17 PM
    Thread: Dr Who - the new Series
Post: Dr Who - the new Series

Does anyone know if BBC America is going to pick up the show at any time? That may be the only way the US is going to see (beside bootleg DVD's) the new series.
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 62 4,694 March 26th, 2005, 03:35 PM
    Thread: Need help due to Cable Company's lameness
Post: Need help due to Cable Company's lameness

Keeping checking the USA Network listings for BSG re-runs. I read a while ago that NBC (the parent company of SciFI and USA) was going to show BSG on both networks to pump up the viewership of the se...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 7 817 February 11th, 2005, 09:54 PM
    Thread: yay for wonderfalls on dvd!
Post: yay for wonderfalls on dvd!

The "Wonderfalls" DVD was the best 25 bucks I've spent so far this year! To the ppl that still can't wrap their heads around this great comedy series I'll include the blurb on the back cover... "Alt...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 7 1,005 February 11th, 2005, 09:43 PM
    Thread: Brent Spiner on Joey
Post: Brent Spiner on Joey

Sorry, no, it was "Joey".:tongue:
rudebadger Star Trek 3 632 January 15th, 2005, 06:52 PM
    Thread: Original series-animated
Post: Original series-animated

I think the reason is that the animated series used concepts and characters from other SF novels as plots. The one I remember that was used was Larry Niven's Known Space Kzinti aliens and backgroun...
rudebadger Star Trek 1 465 January 1st, 2005, 08:55 PM
    Thread: serenity
Post: serenity

Looks like I'll have to buy another DVD copy of the series. I've just about worn out the first one waiting for "Serenity".:paw:
rudebadger General Movies 2 613 November 27th, 2004, 04:36 PM
    Thread: Please introuduce me to science fiction movie in 1950~1970
Post: Please introuduce me to science fiction movie in 1...

Robroy's list is about as complete as you'd want within your spec of movies from the 50's-70's. I'd also recommend "It, the Creature from Beyond Space" (the precursor to the "Alien" movies). "The ...
rudebadger General Movies 9 1,076 November 27th, 2004, 04:31 PM
    Thread: Sci-fi bought by one of the big 3?
Post: Sci-fi bought by one of the big 3?

Are you sure about this? This is the first that I heard. But in answer to your questions: This is the Sci-Fi Channel we're talking about. So nothing will change for the better! :paw:
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 1 423 November 19th, 2004, 05:26 PM
    Thread: Wonderfalls
Post: Wonderfalls

Just posting a note that the DVD for "Wonderfalls" is supposed to be out by February 1st, 2005. Produced by Tim Minear (from "Firefly") it was like a funny "Tru Calling" only without the dead peop...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 0 411 November 18th, 2004, 11:46 PM
    Thread: New Science Fiction Series on Australian Television
Post: New Science Fiction Series on Australian Televisio...

My impression of Inara's character was that she was supposed to be some type of geisha/negotiator/mediator/councilor/advisor...do you get what I'm trying to say? Not just a "space hooker". She's hi...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 21 1,611 November 18th, 2004, 11:35 PM
    Thread: New show you guys HAVE to check out
Post: New show you guys HAVE to check out

Why are you posting this in the Fantasy TV forum. Its a detective show, isn't it? :confused:
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 1 521 November 17th, 2004, 03:52 AM
    Thread: New Science Fiction Series on Australian Television
Post: New Science Fiction Series on Australian Televisio...

I never liked the "space hooker" angle of her character either. I had the feeling that Weedon was trying to make Inara more respectable in the later episodes. There were repeated referrences to he...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 21 1,611 November 17th, 2004, 02:38 AM
    Thread: Time Travel
Post: Time Travel

I'm thinking that time travel would be a one-way trip backwards, because your arrival in the past would create an alternative reality now based on your existence in that past. Also, time travel into...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 6 911 November 14th, 2004, 03:47 AM
    Thread: Need Help on 90's series.
Post: Need Help on 90's series.

Sorry, I don't think so. :teary:
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 5 830 November 14th, 2004, 03:28 AM
    Thread: How do you think of <TAKEN>
Post: How do you think of <TAKEN>

You won't be missing too much. Although the mini-series starts out strong and has several intriguing episodes and characters, it just runs on way too long. 10 episodes total I think. If you have ...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 7 1,007 November 12th, 2004, 11:55 PM
    Thread: New Science Fiction Series on Australian Television
Post: New Science Fiction Series on Australian Televisio...

Get the series on DVD - that way you don't have to wait to watch this great show. My favorite episode was "Out of Gas" which highlights the talent and genius of the entire series. **** you Fox Net...
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 21 1,611 November 12th, 2004, 11:39 PM
    Thread: Need Help on 90's series.
Post: Need Help on 90's series.

"The Burning Zone" ran on UPN from Sept. '96 to May '97 and then cancelled. Cool show but I kinda lost interest when Tamlyn Tomita left. :teary: Oh well, thats show biz I guess.
rudebadger Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 5 830 November 12th, 2004, 11:34 PM