Rick Marshall

Rick Marshall

Rick Marshall is a full-time journalist, professional geek, proud dad, occasional photographer, indentured servant to incestuous cats, speedy talker, and obsessive story collector.
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From desert to ocean: 'Aquaman' gets the 'Mad Max: Fury Road' stunt team

Part of the stunt team from Mad Max: Fury Road has been hired for Warner Bros. Pictures' upcoming superhero film Aquaman, featuring Game of Thrones actor Jason Momoa as the title character.
Movies & TV

Behind-the-scenes look at ‘Stranger Things’ monster is stuff of nightmares

The studio that brought the terrifying Demogorgon creature to life in the supernatural Netflix series Stranger Things has posted a series of photos and a behind-the-scenes video depicting the monster's creation.
Movies & TV

From 'John Wick' to 'Episode VIII,' here are the 12 movies we're most excited about in 2017

From 'John Wick: Chapter 2' and 'Logan' to 'God Particle' and 'Star Wars: Episode VIII,' here are the 12 movies covering a wide spectrum of genres we're most excited about heading into 2017
Movies & TV

This year proved that the best movies rarely have the biggest budgets

Denis Villeneuve's alien-encounter film Arrival goes places no other film went in 2016 to become the year's most memorable, compelling movie.
Movies & TV

Every shadow is terrifying in the first red-band trailer for ‘Alien: Covenant’

20th Century Fox has released the first trailer for Alien: Covenant, the upcoming sequel to Prometheus that brings the prequel closer to the events of 1979's franchise-spawning film Alien.
Movies & TV

Carrie Fisher completed her ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ scenes before she died

Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher reportedly finished filming all of her scenes for the upcoming Episode VIII before her death, but the story for Episode IX will likely have to altered to account for her passing.
Movies & TV

This year's best TV shows all showed us the dangers of tech

Stranger Things bridged generations while scaring audiences silly this year with its brilliant blend of nostalgia and original story-telling.
Gaming

Coincidence or curse? Looking back on Madden’s troubled cover athletes

Join us as we take a tour through the long-running history of the Madden Curse -- and Rob Gronkowski's recent demise. We all know John Madden is a longtime NFL talent, but is he also an agent of dark forces?
Movies & TV

Carrie Fisher in stable condition, hospitalized after 'cardiac episode'

Carrie Fisher, who portrayed Princess Leia Organa in the original Star Wars trilogy and 'The Force Awakens' is reportedly in stable condition after suffering a cardiac incident during a flight from London to Los Angeles.
Movies & TV

Pennywise the Clown strikes a pose in new photo from Stephen King's 'It'

A makeup effects artist on the upcoming adaptation of Stephen King's It has posted a terrifying photo of Bill Skarsgard as Pennywise the Clown, the evil antagonist of the two-part film.
Movies & TV

David Bowie could have been Gandalf in ‘The Lord of the Rings’ trilogy

Legendary musician and artist David Bowie was an early favorite to play Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings movies but couldn't make time for the films, according to franchise casting director Amy Hubbard.
Movies & TV

Amazon Studios debuts trailer for 'The Lost City of Z' amid widespread buzz

Charlie Hunnam portrays British explorer Percy Fawcett in the first trailer for The Lost City of Z, which will have a wide release in theaters next year and is generating a fair amount of buzz.