As noted in this week's cover story, traveling comic con Wizard World returns to St. Louis April 4 through 6, bringing with it nearly unlimited nerdery. Over the weekend, tens of thousands of cosplayers, comic-book collectors, video-game enthusiasts and casual lookyloos will gather for all manner of ... More >>
A rough and inevitably incomplete guide to the taxonomy of spoilers
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"It is a period of civil war. Rebel spaceships, striking from a hidden base, have won their first victory against the evil Galactic Empire." So begins the famous opening crawl to Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, the 1977 film that kicked off a universe full of furry dog-beasts, deadly weapons of l ... More >>
Wikimedia CommonsLast week, William Shatner unveiled the tracklist to his third studio album, Searching For Major Tom. Regardless of how you feel about the actor or his musical career, it's imperative you look at it right now. The album comprises nineteen covers of mostly space-themed songs l ... More >>
B-Sides explores whether actors can really sing, downloads some Pixies goodness and has some devilish words for Bleeding Through
Week of September 28, 2005
Serenity spins a classic tale way out West
See Shakespeare's The Tempest from all angles at the Saint Louis Art Museum
Space is no place for thespians
Unorthodox rapper Jonathan Getzschman keeps his ear to pop culture
Jim Kirk didn't die. Bill Shatner just got scared to death.
De Niro -- no surprise -- is the reason to like City by the Sea
Sci-fi conventions are where movie stars go to burn brightly one more time