J. J. Abrams Gets a Jump Start on Star Wars

So that's who Cumberbatch is playing in Star Trek Into Darkness…   [Read more…]

Psychedelic Doctor Who

You won’t need to be a child of the 7os to appreciate the long Pink Floyd-style extended variation on the Doctor Who theme. Or this (which someone on Reddit pointed out is psychedalek!): [Read more…]

Star Wars VII: JJA and JJB

Stephen Savage made reference to JJA and JJB in discussing the next Star Wars movie. Suddenly the connections all make sense! [Read more…]

More on What J. J. Abrams’ Star Wars Movie Might Look Like

The news that J. J. Abrams will produce Star Wars Episode VII is producing a fair amount of humor and art, among other kinds of reactions. In addition to the Star Wars/Star Trek connections, some have explored what it might look like in the style of LOST. Others have suggested it might need more cowbell [Read More…]

The Plot of Star Wars Episode VII is Now Known

It is now known that Star Wars Episode VII, the first Star Wars film to be made since Disney purchased the rights to Star Wars from George Lucas, will involve time travel and an attempt to rewrite the earlier history depicted in the prequels. How do I know this? Because J. J. Abrams is going [Read More…]

Torchwood: Something Borrowed

The Torchwood episode “Something Borrowed” connects with religion in two very direct ways, both related to conception. The story focuses on Gwen getting bitten by an alien not long before the day of her wedding. Unfortunately, the alien is one that inseminates the one bitten with its offspring through its bite, and as a result, [Read More…]

Good News: Doctor Who Will Rise Again; Bad News: In More than Three Days

The BBC has confirmed that Doctor Who will return to screens Easter weekend, Saturday March 30th. Cartoon from The Daily Dalek [Read more…]

The Shrine of the Sacred Astromech Droid

Via George Takei on Facebook [Read more…]

The Borg and the Bible

Since this is squarely at the intersection of not only religion and science fiction, but also specifically Biblical studies, I thought I’d share it. HT United Church of Christ Memes on Facebook. [Read more…]

Matthew 7:24-27, Whovian Version

Via Craig Hurle and the TARDIS on Facebook [Read more…]