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Day One’s First Look Teases the Start of the Invasion

Screenshot: Paramount PicturesWhen 2018's A Quiet Place begins, the occupation of Earth by noise-sensitive and very hostile alien creatures is already well underway; the characters we meet, including the family headed up by Emily Blunt and the film’s writer-director John Krasinski, are already living as perilously and silently as possible. But how did it all begin? A new spin-off film, A Quiet Place: Day One, will show us—and our first peek is here.A Quiet Place: Day One | Official Trailer (2024 Movie)A Quiet Place Part

The History of Thrawn’s Secret Invasion Weapon in Star Wars’ Expanded Universe

Image: Killian Plunkett/Dark HorseDecades even before the Republic was made aware of the existence of the Kaminoan clone army, the Senate backed multiple elaborate projects to support and enhance the effectiveness of the various, smaller defense forces aligned with the Republic and its member worlds. One such project, completed in 46BBY—14 years before the events of The Phantom Menace—was the Katana Fleet.A 200-ship strong fleet made entirely of Rendili StarDrive dreadnaught heavy cruisers, the Katana Fleet was valuable

Lions Are Changing Their Hunting Strategy because of Ant Invasion

January 25, 20244min readBig-headed ants are invading new territories in Kenya—and the consequences are rippling through the whole ecosystem, scientists have foundBy Meghan BartelsYoung female (L) and male lions stalk prey within a “pristine” (uninvaded) savanna. The whistling-thorn trees in the foreground provide cover used by lions to stalk and ambush plains zebra. The majestic lions of Kenya’s Ol Pejeta Conservancy may never notice the tiny ants that have recently moved into the neighborhood—but the agile predators

Fear the Night review: Baiting the audience with a campy home invasion thriller

Film: Fear the Night (Lionsgate)Cast: Maggie Q, Highdee Kuan, Kat Foster, Ito Aghayere, Philip BurkeDirector: Neil LaButeRating: 2/5Runtime: 92 mins This home-invasion set-up is a lame excuse for a generic action-thriller. Action star Maggie Q ( from ‘Nikita’) has little to do here other than look aware, tense and serious. Iraq War veteran Tess (Maggie Q) has a contentious relationship with her sister Beth (Kat Foster) have to put aside their differences for their little sister Rose’s…

Alien Invasion? Duck For Cover!

Posted in: Comics, Dynamite, Preview | Tagged: darkwing duck, disney, Justice DucksDon't duck out on preordering Justice Ducks #1 - the quacktastic team-up via Dynamite is on FOC this Monday!Published Wed, 13 Dec 2023 15:27:07 -0600 by Jude Terror | Article Summary Justice Ducks #1 swoops into stores 1/24/2024 with Darkwing Duck's heroic escapades. FOC date for preorders is Monday, 12/18 - don't miss the quacktastic intergalactic battle! Legendary Roger Langridge writes, Carlo Lauro illustrates the…

‘Hunger Games’ thwarts ‘Napoleon’ invasion at US Thanksgiving box office | Hollywood

The "Hunger Games" prequel stayed atop the North American box office over the long US Thanksgiving weekend, fending off an invasion by new Ridley Scott film "Napoleon," industry watcher Exhibitor Relations reported Sunday. Hunger Games prequel reigns supreme over Napoleon(Official Posters) Lionsgate's "The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes" took in an estimated $42 million from Wednesday through Sunday -- boosted by Thanksgiving holiday moviegoers -- and $28.8 million for the usual…

Throttle invasion! Bike shop brands giving e-bikers what they want

To grossly oversimplify the e-bike market in the US, there are two types of electric bikes: those with hand throttles and those without. Traditional higher-end bike shop brands have long eschewed throttle-enable electric bikes, opting instead for pedal assist designs that only provide helping motor power when the rider also pedals. On the other hand, direct-to-consumer (D2C) e-bike companies have long embraced throttle e-bikes. As D2C brands scoop up more of the growing market, traditional bicycle brands…