Winners, Losers Emerge from New TV Season

By: David Bauder NEW YORK – If it were a television series, it would be called “Defying the Odds.” Five weeks into a new TV season, three of the four top broadcast networks have bigger prime-time audiences than they had in 2008. With cable networks flexing their muscles, digital video recorders becoming more popular and […]

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Sci Fi Tracker: This Week in Sci Fi – There’s A Cooler Dollhouse Out There (It’s Just Not The One We’ve Been Watching)

If you’re one of those people who feel that Dollhouse somehow wasn’t living up to its potential, it turns out there’s a really good explanation for that inkling: there’s a groovier Dollhouse up and running which has apparently been siphoning up a big chunk of available awesomeness. Oh, and in the giant shell game that […]

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Sci Fi Tracker: This Week In Sci Fi – Mind-Wiped Hobbits, Cannibal Chefs (?), and Still More Torture for TSCC Fans

Is it fall yet?  What about now?  What about………..now? What with the glut of guest star announcements, scintillating spoilers, and suspense-laden trailers, we’re thisclose to enjoying fall’s bodacious bounty. So close, and yet so far. Plus further on the horizon:  Syfy encourages us to imagine not only greater, but weirder. Read on. Is Burbank the […]

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Sci Fi Tracker: This Week in Sci Fi – BSG Gets Re-Imagined (Again), AMC Gets Re-Animated, and Horrible Gets Rewarded

Guess which remake is getting remade – again?  (Hint:  toasters figure prominently, and not the kind that you shove rye or pumpernickel into….).  And guess which remake hopes to trot out some old stars to new effect?  (Hint: Guinea pigs, gerbils, hamsters, and other small rodents can breathe a collective sigh of relief……at least when […]

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Sci Fi Tracker: This Week in Sci Fi – Foreshadowings of Fall, Courtesy of Comic-Con

Not surprisingly, notable news about fall fare came flooding out of Comic-Con (along with throngs of thwarted fans who often could not triumph over the long lines and limited seating situations).  Tempting trailers were trotted out!  Pseudo-spoilers sallied forth! From this distance, fall is looking pretty damn good so far.  For a smattering of the […]

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50 Sci Fi Things You Must Watch Now!

It’s a time-honored genre tradition: Clark Kent is Superman, Diana Prince is Wonder Woman, and Peter Parker is Spiderman. Furthermore, Echo doesn’t know she’s Caroline, Peter Bishop is not exactly Peter Bishop, Sylar thinks he’s Nathan, and a certain traveling Timelord routinely regenerates the human carcass he travels around in, because……why the hell not?! In […]

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Sci Fi Tracker: This Week in Sci Fi – Virtuality Gets Some Face(book) Time; September’s Schedule Sizzles; and More….

Summer sucks. Sometimes, in a good way. True Blood is taking a bite out of the summer doldrums with epic viewership. And shows like Torchwood and Eureka might just make you forget (at least in one hour increments) about that gaping three-month chasm that now separates you from some of your old (and new) fall […]

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Lost’s Dominic Monaghan Returning To ABC?

[iframe http://www.youtube.com/v/NHo1zTJ1Ctg&hl=en&fs=1&color1=0x2b405b&color2=0x6b8ab6&border=1 445 364] Hey Losties, did you hear the news? Dominic Monaghan is allegedly coming back to ABC this fall! Watch full episodes of Lost here Fans of Lost know Dom as the much loved Charlie Pace, who drowned in the season three finale. Which makes that former statement a bit cruel and unusual […]

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