Tag Archives: Syfy

It’s a space station

There is something magickal about a mid-day moon hung in a clear, blue sky. It feels like being in a sci-fi movie.  Not a Syfy movie, where an ill-mannered mad scientist unleashes a dragonfly-shark hybrid in the park and everyone … Continue reading

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Happy freakin’ Halloween

It’s that great time of year.  Every entertainment outlet, neighborhood joint and Internet hangout is giving in to the spooks.  And I don’t mean the NSA – that would be truly frightening. (Just kidding NSA, we love you!  In a … Continue reading

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But, Like, No

There is a show that airs. I watch it. It’s funny. With some fanciful characters. It has a few very small issues. One of them is a particular character, who sucks. Played by an actor, who also apparently sucks. Not … Continue reading

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The Doldrums

I really liked The Phantom Tollbooth when I was a child.  I’m sure I’ve mentioned it before.  I’ve been thinking of rereading it.  Just for fun. But that’s not for here, but for over there. What’s over here are those … Continue reading

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Real World of Warcraft

This is old news, but I was thinking about how successful something like this could be whenever they get it right. According to this profile in the L.A. Times, the network is partnering with role-playing game designer Trion Worlds to develop a … Continue reading

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Voter Fraud

I was looking something up on the Syfy site and noticed that they have a Monster Madness tournament going on, so I clicked through and voted for the first round matchups. First of all, I can’t stand the setup.  It’s … Continue reading

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Skyline

I completely forgot this movie came out.  So, right off the bat it has surprise on its side.  Sometimes that’s enough.  That and low expectations.  Or none. It started off OK.  A little splashforward (that’s like a flashback, in reverse…but … Continue reading

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Mega Movies

Syfy is playing some movies today.  At 4pm CST, you can see Deborah Gibson and Lorenzo Lamas in Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus.  Following that is Mega Piranha with Tiffany and Barry Williams. BWTM! At 8pm CST Syfy blesses us … Continue reading

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Very Liberal Use of the Word Horror

Last night’s crappy movie was Bird Flu Horror, or Flu Bird Horror as the Interzone keeps telling me (though I swear the DirecTV guide said it was Bird Flu Horror).  Another in the line of SyFy masterpieces. Oh good lord … Continue reading

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