‘Legend of the Seeker’ Pilot Review

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If you’re looking for a nice bit of escapist fantasy to pass the time, Legend of the Seeker may be just what the doctor ordered. Filmed in good ol’ New Zealand, the series is based on the novels of Terry Goodkind (although fans of those epic books may not recognize the television version!) The action gets underway with a pair of mysterious girls, fleeing for their very lives from a gang of well-armed brutes. Both tragedy & magic ensue, and we certainly weren’t surprised when their task ultimately led to the obligitory unprepared lad whose fate had been sealed long before he was born.

Kevin Smith to Helm Sci-Fi Spoof

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Well here we go again, yet another spoof movie! Kevin Smith (Clerks, Dogma) is developing a futuristic outer space comedy. Like most spoofs the film will reference other sci-fi movies and revolves around a father-son relationship. Smith has nodded to the genre in his earlier work but has never, let me repeat that NEVER made a sci-fi film in his life…

‘Heroes’ Still Slipping


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The decline of folks watching "Heroes" continued Monday as the show hit a new ratings low, leaving NBC well behind ABC and CBS for the night.
I have to admit I haven’t been been watching Heroes the first night it airs this season, but I do record the show on the good ole DVR and watch it later in the week when I’m just bored to death. I wasn’t impressed by the Season 3 premier last week at all, they said the show was getting back to it’s roots like it was in Season 1 but I haven’t seen that prevail yet…