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Equipment: NECA Product Announcement – Alien 40th Wave 4

Released to theaters in 1979, Alien became one of the most successful films of the year and has since grown to be a timeless sci-fi classic. To celebrate the film’s 40th Anniversary, NECA is releasing an ongoing series comprised of … Continue reading

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Hard Copy: The Making of Alien from Titan Books

Every fandom seems to have a special day set aside to celebrate just being a fan. Firefly fans have September 20th, Star Trek fans have April 5th, Star Wars fans have May 4th and fans of Alien have April 26th. … Continue reading

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Equipment: Hallmark Keepsake Ornament P-5000 Power Work Loader from Aliens

I love that Hallmark has embraced icons from Pop Culture and is turning them into Christmas ornaments. I am sure that ornaments based on television and movie characters date back long before the 1990’s but my first recollection of a … Continue reading

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Hard Copy: Aliens: The Set Photography

 There were some horrible things that came out in the 1980s. Massive shoulder pads, big hair that required a whole can of hair spray to keep in place, Cabbage Patch Kids and David Lynch’s big screen version of Dune to … Continue reading

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Vids: Aliens 30th Anniversary Edition Coming Soon from 20th Century Fox

Celebrate three decades of pulse-pounding action and bone-chilling suspense with this Aliens 30th Anniversary Limited-Edition Set that features both the Theatrical and Special Edition versions of the film on Blu-ray™, as well as audio commentary, deleted and extended scenes and … Continue reading

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Equipment: Alien Action Figures from NECA Review

Kids these days don’t know how good they have it. I am not making some random old man statement like, “Back in my day…” No I am talking about the amazing amount of seriously cool toys out there. When I … Continue reading

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Hard Copy: Chappie The Art of the Movie Review

Robots and artificial intelligence have been a part of science fiction since there has been science fiction. There are your friendly robots such as C-3PO and R2-D2 and your homicidal ones like Hal-9000 or Skynet. I actually look forward to … Continue reading

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Equipment: Diamond Select Alien 35th Anniversary Minimate Set

Remember back in 1979 when you convinced an older relative to take you to see Alien? You sat there both a bit scared and completely enthralled by what was on screen and when it ended all you could think was, … Continue reading

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Hard Copy: The Review of The Art of Alien: Isolation from Titan Books

Saying that an art book based on a horror themed video game is beautiful may seem like a contradiction but not in the case of the Art of Alien Isolation. Yes, the Art of Alien Isolation is gorgeous and it … Continue reading

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Hard Copy: A Review of Alien: The Archive-The Ultimate Guide to the Classic Movies from Titan Books

When you make a movie there are many factors that need to mesh to make the picture enjoyable. Making a movie that becomes a classic is a rarity and turning that classic into a franchise is rarer still. In 1979 … Continue reading

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