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'La La Land' Leads the 2017 BAFTA Awards Nominations with 11 Total
FIRSTSHOWING.NET With the Golden Globes out of the way, and the Oscar noms coming up, it's time for the Brits to reveal their favorites. The... 1 week
2017 Writers Guild Awards Nominees Include 'La La Land' & 'Deadpool'
FIRSTSHOWING.NET The next set of 2016 awards nominees have been revealed. The WGA Awards nominations were unveiled today, featuring a very interesting set of films. Many of... 2 weeks
Watch: Behind-the-Scenes VFX Show Reel for 'Arrival' by Oblique FX
FIRSTSHOWING.NET One of our favorite movies of 2016 is Arrival, the science fiction thriller from Denis Villeneuve. Aside from a brilliant script by Eric Heisserer, the film contains stunning... 2 weeks
The Helicopters Overshadow the Spaceships in This Arrival VFX Video
GIZMODO Obviously, those huge spaceships in Denis Villeneuve’s Arrival weren’t real. Spaceships aren’t real. But a new VFX video reveals lots of other fake elements in the movie, and... 2 weeks
A Look Back at the Movies and TV Shows of 2016 (NSFW)
GIZMODO Do you want to take a look back at 2016? Yeah, me neither. I’ve blocked out so much of what happened this year that... 3 weeks
Arrival And Blade Runner Director Denis Villenueve In Talks To Helm Dune
CINEMA BLEND Last month, Legendary Entertainment acquired the movie and TV rights to Dune, and now there's word that Arrival and Blade Runner 2049 director Denis... 4 weeks
AFI's Top 10 Movies of 2016 - 'La La Land' & 'Arrival' Are on Their List
FIRSTSHOWING.NET We're now well into the awards season, so here we go with more best of the... 1 month
The Aliens of Arrival Nearly Looked a Lot Weirder
GIZMODO We don’t get to see too much of Arrival’s mysterious aliens in the movie, but what we do see of the squid-like Heptapod creatures, designed by Carlos Huante, wasn’t always what was... 2 months
What The Aliens And Spaceships In Arrival Almost Looked Like
CINEMA BLEND While Arrival has been out for some time, with the images of its current aliens and ships burnt into our memories, there exist other concepts that could have... 2 months
Watch: Third Trailer for Russian Alien Arrival Action Movie 'Attraction'
FIRSTSHOWING.NET How does this looks so awesome?! Another trailer has debuted for Russian alien arrival movie Attraction, or Prityazhenie, about a giant craft that crash lands in Russia. We... 2 months
‘Arrival’ Had To Cut A Major Scene Half Way Through The Movie To Not Spoil The Ending
SCIENCEFICTION.COM A major scene from ‘Arrival‘ starring Amy Adams had to be cut about half... 2 months
New ‘Passengers’ Videos Include Preview Clip, Behind The Scenes Footage
SCIENCEFICTION.COM Between the recent release of ‘Arrival‘ and the upcoming release of Morten Tyldum’s ‘Passengers’, we seem to be seeing something of a renaissance of science fiction films as... 2 months
Arrival Is the Science Fiction Film I Desperately Needed to See
GIZMODO If the last week is any indication, America’s in for a very weird, fractious four years. The country feels split by lava-filled fault lines and any path forward... 2 months
What Arrival Gets Right About Talking to Superintelligent Noisesquids From Space
GIZMODO It’s difficult for linguists to explain to people we meet what it is that we do, and why we are so fascinated with it. Finally, popular... 2 months
Watch: Simple Sci-Fi Short Film 'On Sunday' from Director David Lea
FIRSTSHOWING.NET Nothing ever happens on Sunday... Hopefully everyone went to see Arrival this weekend. If you're still in the mood for some beautiful first contact sci-fi, this... 2 months
How Arrival Turned Linguistics Into One of the Most Gripping Dramas of the Year
GIZMODO If you’ve ever been to a foreign country where you don’t speak the language, you know that an inability to... 2 months
“Arrival”: Another Review
SLICE OF SCI-FI Noah and Daren both enjoyed "Arrival", the story, the cinematography, and the sound editing... an unexpected bit of overall engagement making for a satisfying film.   [Read more...] 2 months
Weekend Box Office (10/11-10/13): New ‘Arrival’ Debuts Strongly Behind ‘Doctor Strange’ And ‘Trolls’
SCIENCEFICTION.COM It was no surprise that Marvel’s champ ‘Doctor Strange’ dominated the weekend box office for a second weekend in a row.  The... 2 months
Open Channel: Let's Talk About Arrival's Biggest Theme
GIZMODO Like many of us who are suffering from Post Election Stress Disorder, I went to the movies this week and saw Arrival, the new sci-fi Oscar contender starring Amy Adams. If you... 2 months
Movie Review: ‘Arrival’
SCIENCEFICTION.COM Don’t be misled by the movie poster and trailer, ‘Arrival’ is a cerebral sci-fi thriller about time. While there are visual aspects that are straight out of the Hollywood sci-fi tentpole alien invasion storyline, this film offers a slower and... 2 months
Reviewing “Arrival”
SLICE OF SCI-FI Arrival is at its bedrock a movie about communication and commonality. It’s about language and meaning. It’s collaboration and cooperation. It’s about setting aside fear and human hubris of trying to interpret the actions of an alien species through the... 2 months
Alien Ideas: ‘Arrival’ Writer Researched Real Team That Will Handle Alien Relations Should We Ever Be Contacted
SCIENCEFICTION.COM When Denis Villeneuve’s ‘Arrival‘ hits theaters this week you may wonder how exactly would... 2 months
If You Want More Movies With Big Ideas Instead of Big Explosions, You Need to See Arrival 
GIZMODO If you’ve seen the commercials for Arrival, it’d be very easy to assume this... 2 months
Apparently There's A Real Team The Government Will Call If Aliens Show Up And The Guy Who Wrote Arrival Talked To Them
CINEMA BLEND I mean, I guess... 2 months
This Rotten Week: Predicting Arrival, Almost Christmas And Shut In Reviews
CINEMA BLEND This week the movies are all over the place, with a mix of both Oscar winnners and potential populist winners. 2 months
Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them Movie, What We Know About The Harry Potter Prequel
CINEMA BLEND Who's ready to return to J.K. Rowling's magical world? Harry Potter fans have much to anticipate... 3 months
Final Trailer for Denis Villeneuve's Outstanding Sci-Fi Movie 'Arrival'
FIRSTSHOWING.NET "We need to talk to them." Paramount has unveiled a final trailer for the outstanding sci-fi movie Arrival, directed by master filmmaker Denis Villeneuve, arriving in theaters this November. You've... 3 months
The Final Arrival Trailer Is the Ultimate Communication Breakdown
GIZMODO The final trailer for Arrival is here, and while it’s a quick clip that incorporates footage we’ve seen previously, it serves its intended purpose by raising our already sky-high expectations... 3 months
Arrival Getting Rave Reviews Ahead of U.S. Release
SFF WORLD With less than a month until its U.S. Release date, the film Arrival has been generating high praise from film critics. The movie, starring Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, and Forrest Whitaker, currently... 3 months
Forest Whitaker Goes From Rogue One to Black Panther
GIZMODO Forest Whitaker is having a good late 2016. He’s soon to appear in one of the best films of the year, Arrival, and he’ll follow that by playing Saw Gerrera... 3 months
Will Fantastic Beasts Reveal Fawkes' Origin Story?
CINEMA BLEND Harry Potter fans are eagerly awaiting the arrival of Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them this November. Though the story is set decades before the Harry Potter books and films, we're expecting some... 4 months
More Teases for the Antagonists of Spider-Man: Homecoming
GIZMODO Don’t expect Supergirl’s Gotham easter egg to lead to Batman’s arrival on the show. A Luke Cage star is circling Alita: Battle Angel. Doctor Strange shows off its humorous side in new... 4 months
Watch: First Two Trailers for Russian Alien Arrival Movie 'Attraction'
FIRSTSHOWING.NET Whoa! This looks cool. A new teaser trailer has debuted for a Russian alien invasion/arrival movie called Attraction. We've also added the original teaser along with the new... 4 months
Fantastic Fest Review: Villeneuve's Beautiful, Overwhelming 'Arrival'
FIRSTSHOWING.NET We can stop making science fiction films now. Arrival has said it all. Yes, there's a very healthy dose of hyperbole with that statement, but that doesn't make the overwhelming feeling the film conveys,... 4 months
Movie Review: Arrival Is a Scifi Masterpiece You Won't Stop Thinking About
GIZMODO Arrival is the kind of science fiction film we dream of. It’s got big stars, a bigger concept, and the longer it goes, the... 4 months
Everything You Need to Know About Agents of SHIELD's New Ghost Rider
GIZMODO Tomorrow night, Agents of SHIELD is back for its fourth season—and it’s bringing with it the arrival of the show’s biggest comic book connection... 4 months
A Second Trailer Heralds The Arrival Of Russia’s Superheroes ‘Guardians’
SCIENCEFICTION.COM Last month, we discovered the trailer for a Russian superhero movie ‘Zaschitniki’ (which translates to either ‘The Guardians’ or ‘The Defenders’) which is due in theaters in Russia and... 4 months
‘Arrival’ Director Denis Villeneuve Is Hoping To Helm A ‘Dune’ Remake
SCIENCEFICTION.COM Even though Denis Villeneuve made his name as the director of suspense and crime-thriller films like ‘Prisoners’ and ‘Sicario,’ the man is no stranger to science... 4 months
Amy Adams' Arrival Is Independence Day With A Brain, And That's A Great Thing
CINEMA BLEND Like the best examples of science-fiction, dating back to the earliest examples of stories in the genre, Arrival says as... 4 months
The X-Men: Apocalypse Post-Credits Scene Almost Introduced A Deadpool 2 Character
CINEMA BLEND In the post-credits sequence for X-Men: Apocalypse, fans are teased about the exciting arrival of Mister Sinister to the X-Men movie franchise... but what you probably... 4 months
Amy Adams’ Arrival Just Screened, Here’s What Critics Are Saying
CINEMA BLEND Amy Adams' new movie, Arrival, just screened for critics. Check out what they have to say about the upcoming sci-fi epic. 4 months
Joe Manganiello Will Play Deathstroke in the Batman Solo Movie
GIZMODO The character’s surprising arrival in the DCEU was only recently revealed, but now we know who’ll be playing the man behind Slade Wilson’s mask: True Blood’s Joe Mangienello.Read... 4 months
Arrival review: Venice Film Festival 2016
SCI FI NOW Amy Adams communicates with aliens in Denis Villeneuve's Arrival 5 months
Telluride 2016: Villeneuve's 'Arrival' is Intelligent Sci-Fi for the Times
FIRSTSHOWING.NET Before returning to our condo and beginning this review, I stopped for a few minutes and stared up at the stars. Here in Telluride you can view them... 5 months
Amy Adams’ Arrival Has Screened For Critics, Here’s What They Are Saying
CINEMA BLEND The Venice Film Festival finished its second day, and the critics' reviews of Arrival are in. Here's what some of them are saying. 5 months
The First Reviews of Arrival Are In and They're Out of This World (Rimshot)
GIZMODO Science fiction fans, it’s time to get excited. The first reviews of Denis Villeneuve’s alien contact film Arrival are in... 5 months
The First Clips From Denis Villeneuve's Arrival Are Tense As Hell
GIZMODO I mean, if you happened to be in a first contact situation with an alien race, you’d be on edge too. But these clips from Denis Villeneuve’s Arrival have us... 5 months
The First Look at Deathstroke, the Villain in Ben Affleck's Solo Batman Film [UPDATED]
GIZMODO UPDATE 12:05 pm ET: The Wrap is now reporting that Deathstroke is in fact the primary villain of the solo... 5 months
Either Ben Affleck Is Trolling Us, or Deathstroke Is Coming to the DC Movieverse
GIZMODO Consider this a sequel of sorts to all that nonsense about Henry Cavill and the black superman suit , but... 5 months
A Godzilla Anime Movie Is Coming Next Year
GIZMODO In the wake of Shin Godzilla’s arrival in Japan, there’s been swirling rumors of a new Godzilla anime on the horizon—which would, surprisingly, be the King of Kaiju’s first ever anime series.... 5 months
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