Stories tagged: science fiction
Fri., March 24, 2017
Movie review: If ‘Life’ seems familiar, that’s because it is
“Life” so echoes Ridley Scott’s 38-year-old claustrophobic science-fiction classic “Alien,” in which a group of space travelers is under attack from a merciless invasive being, that it can only pale …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 7 p.m.
Q&A: Sigourney Weaver on an unexpected life in sci-fi
A movie has a way of sitting up straight whenever Sigourney Weaver is in it. Whether the part is small or large, she reliably jolts any film alive with her …
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 7 p.m.
Q&A: Lawrence, Pratt, Sheen got pretty close on ‘Passengers’
It may be a space epic, but “Passengers” was actually a pretty intimate endeavor. Most days on set, the cast consisted of just Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt and Michael Sheen, …
Wed., May 4, 2016, 5:41 p.m.
Seth MacFarlane to produce, star in Fox TV sci-fi series
Seth MacFarlane is going to star in and produce a sci-fi TV series set 300 years in the future.
Sun., Aug. 23, 2015
Doug Clark: Sci-fi lovers picked great week to pay visit
How crazy is it here in Smokane? So crazy I took shelter at the science fiction convention for a dose of reality.
Tue., Aug. 11, 2015
Sci-fi convention coming to Spokane mired in controversy
Thousands of science fiction fans will descend on Spokane next week for what is expected to be among the largest conventions ever held in the city. The 73rd annual World …
Thu., Oct. 25, 2012, 10:31 a.m.
Spokane-produced ‘Transolar Galactica’ grows Web audience, seeks funds
The first season of “Transolar Galactica” was made for $180 or so – basically what its creators, a crew of five recent film-school graduates in Spokane, found in the couch …