The Last Sharknado is the last flopping gasp of a series well past its sell-by date

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Anyone who’s paid attention to the movies of 2018 is aware that we are living in a glorious age of bonkers cinema, premises that would be lucky to crack direct-to-video somehow getting opening weekends. As my friend Drave observed, it’s like we’re in the alternate timeline where all of the fake movie trailers are…

Space becomes extra spooky in this trailer for Syfy's Nightflyers adaptation

Game Of Thrones is almost done with its run on HBO, and another network is finally getting into the George R.R. Martin business with Syfy’s adaptation of Martin’s novella Nightflyers. The last trailer we saw for Nightflyers wasted a lot of time on the people who made the show talking about how great it’s going to be,…

Amazon revives The Expanse, proving that airplane banners really do work

Less than a week after we reported on the efforts to revive Syfy’s The Expanse, including an airplane banner that was flown above Amazon Studios’ headquarters in California, Amazon Studios has reportedly decided to revive the space drama for a fourth season. That’s according to The Hollywood Reporter, which says that…

Here's a spooky trailer for Syfy's adaptation of George R.R. Martin's Nightflyers

Despite the success of Game Of Thrones, TV networks have been a bit slow to dig through the rest of George R.R. Martin’s literary works in hopes of finding something similarly adaptable. Finally, though, Syfy is here with a trailer for Nightflyers, an adaptation of Martin’s sci-fi/horror novella of the same name. The…

Channel Zero: Butcher’s Block has set a new bar for terrifying TV depictions of mental illness

The first season of Channel Zero, Syfy’s horror anthology series, had some aesthetically cool and creepy elements—not surprising for a series based on creepypasta—but it failed to connect emotionally. (A “handsome disappointment,” said the headline of The A.V. Club’s review.) But in its third installment, which…

Happy! and Nick realize they need each other in 'Scrap Yard of Childish Things'

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I’m happy to report that Happy! has bounced back from a weaker episode with a strong offering in “The Scrap Yard of Childish Things.” Nick and Happy went on their separate journeys of realizing they need one another and then reunited for what is presumably a roller coaster ride final two episodes of the season.

The Magicians’ stars on where their characters are heading in season 3

When The Magicians returns for its third season tonight, the Brakebills gang will embark on a voyage around the world in an effort to restore magic to Fillory. During a recent set visit, we spoke with most of the cast and asked them to catch us up with their characters and give us a sneak peek of where they’re heading…