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Zombeings and Freddy Krueger at WGN News 9!

Zombeings and Freddy Krueger at WGN News 9!

Actor Robert Englund joined Phathom’s Zombeings at WGN News 9 studios! Here’s the fight between Phathom’s A.R. Security Unit and the Zombeings!!!!

Guinea Pig

Guinea Pig

The first time I did it it was for the money.  I was 21, in college at The University of Chicago and I saw an ad in the Chicago Maroon asking for volunteer test subjects for a new anti-anxiety drug.  I was definitely anxious, what students aren’t when the economy was the way it was.  […]

Cloud Atlas: Tom Hanks and Halle Berry Sci Fi Flick

Cloud Atlas: Tom Hanks and Halle Berry Sci Fi Flick

Cloud Atlas, the new science-fiction novel adaptation starring Tom Hanks and Halle Berry looks like a jaunt from the past thru the future, a dream where lovers meet in multiple lives, and our past impacts our upcoming lives and we remember…some…moments. This is a deep exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one […]


Prometheus' David The Android

Prometheus’ David The Android

The Full Length version of the previous Prometheus viral clip # 2 introducing David the Android. “I Can do almost anything that could possibly be asked to me”. Don’t miss previous Prometheus trailer, foreign trailers (UK & Russian), as well as the first viral clip (Ted Talk). Prometheus movie, directed by Ridley Scott, opens June […]

DateWare: My New Girlfriend Is A.I.

DateWare: My New Girlfriend Is A.I.

She’s hot.  Not super-model hot, they got those but well…I wanted someone that looked like she’d actually go out with me.  The FemBot lines look like strippers, you know…big boobs, pouty lips and “baby-waybe-pookie-poo” conversation chips.  If I wanted a hooker I’d get one. I didn’t want sex. I wanted a girlfriend. So when I […]

Man in the Water...

Man in the Water…

“Below is my meager retelling of how we came upon him, how he earned our trust and fed our lust for gold. And, regretfully, why I now fear that our greed will bring about our damnation.” 16 of April, 1566 A.D. The sun that beat down on us that morning was unnaturally hot, the salt […]


How Exoskeleton's Changed Cage Fighting: Part -1

How Exoskeleton’s Changed Cage Fighting: Part -1

I was all washed up. Broken neck, broken pelvis…broken dream. And get this, my old lady of sixteen years, Agnes, left me for the guy what did it.  Right…she hooked up with that Rebel Dillon, a real prick. But a killer.  Before he got into the game you rarely had a guy die in the […]

The Sidekick!

The Sidekick!

I look up to him.  He’s like a god to me. A hero in the old sense of the word. Noble, fearless and just.  The kind of a hero that you’re proud to be assigned to, proud to serve.  And when he and I were paired, wow, that was the best day of my life, […]

External Film Inspiration No. 81-ROCKS!

External Film Inspiration No. 81-ROCKS!

Wow! This is one of the coolest and most innovative combinations of music and VFX I’ve seen in a while. It lives as part of the “External Film Inspiration“ which is a serial of short films, trailers, motion graphics and music clips by different artists from across the world introduced by Cromoart at www.cromoart.de/. With […]


Magdalene PT.1

Magdalene PT.1

I knew the man that many of you call God, though he himself made the distinction when he called out “Father, forgive them, they know not what they do…” You know me as his friend, as his lover, as a prostitute and as a Queen from some foreign land. None of which are true but […]

Is A Cat Parasite Controlling Your Brain?

Is A Cat Parasite Controlling Your Brain?

Just when the recession has Americans unemployed, foreclosed on and generally panicked…enter a new biological contagion. TOXOS, a parasite found in cat poop, has crept into the brains of 20 million Americans and is literally controlling aspects of their behavior. Has Your Cat Infected You With a Mind-Controlling Parasite? Probably. Nature is capable of engineering […]

Reich

Reich

U.S. Government-CLASSIFIED FILE #01666-01 “If I can send the flower of the Andromeda Nation into the hell of war without the smallest pity for the shedding of precious Xiaquin blood, then surely I have the right to remove billions of an inferior race that breeds like vermin” A.D.O.L.F. (Alien Dictator Organism Liaq Fwex), Xiaquin Chancellor, […]


 DC Comics/Vertigo's NEW  "Mystery in Space"

DC Comics/Vertigo’s NEW “Mystery in Space”

Ok, we all love classic sci-fi films but what about classic sci-fi comics? Well DC will be paying homage to the 1960′s with a return to “Mystery in Space”, arguably the best sci-fi anthology comic out there. Now DC is aiming for history to repeat itself. Cool website,www.Blastr.com, is revealing the talent who’ll be working […]

Radiation Storm Hits Earth...Yesterday?

Radiation Storm Hits Earth…Yesterday?

If the word ‘radiation’ makes you nervous…and it should, then ‘radiation-storm’ should make you soil your trousers. Or should it? Well, as of last night our Mother Earth is being hit, through all day Wednesday, with the biggest solar radiation storm since 2005. Lock up your satellites and batten down your power-lines because a Coronal […]

"Dead Space's" Visceral Games Has New Shooter!

“Dead Space’s” Visceral Games Has New Shooter!

If you’re a Dead Space fan then this should juice you up! Visceral Games, makers of the Dead Space franchise, are apparently at work on a new online multiplayer shooter franchise. Details are hard to find, almost like a puzzle game, but Visceral says the property will serve as a “cornerstone for a new EA […]


GHOST...US Military Meets Sci-Fi!

GHOST…US Military Meets Sci-Fi!

If you combined a stealth jet fighter and an attack helicopter and stuck them in the water, what would you get? Well, according to the folks at New Hampshire’s Juliet Marine Systems (JMS), you’d get their GHOST marine platform. Privately developed for possible use by the U.S. Navy, the boat would reportedly be invisible to […]

Flyboards!

Flyboards!

This may be the coolest thing I’ve seen since Wingsuits! Flyboards allow you to not only fly over the water but also swim like a dolphin…yes, that’s correct…dive out of the water like a dolphin, dive under and back up again. Amazing!!!

"The Hobbit" OFFICIAL TRAILER

“The Hobbit” OFFICIAL TRAILER

Peter Jackson’s long awaited “The Hobbit” is in production and here’s the trailer.


The Archiver

The Archiver

This lush French 3D Animation vid by www.artfx.fr, is rich with vibrant color and cool VFX. A nice juxtaposition between the remainder of the natural world and a possible future. Made by Thomas Obrecht, Guillaume Berthoumieu and Marc Menneglier.

Skrillex - First Of the Year (Equinox)

Skrillex – First Of the Year (Equinox)

Wow! This is the RAWEST music video in a long time! Creepy and thrilling…this little girl is more than she appears. Made by Hk Corp. out of France, www.hkcorp.fr, this is EXPLOSIVE!!!! The villain is horrendous…check it out. Skrillex – First Of the Year (Equinox) Réal : Tony T. Prod : Hk Corp (fr) / […]

Rendezvous With Rama

Rendezvous With Rama

Based on Arthur C. Clarke’s masterpiece “Rendezvous With Rama”, this visually stunning short was first created at NYU by Aaron Ross. The Sound Design, music and dialogue/voice recording was later created by Vancouver Film School student Philip Mahoney through the VFS Sound Design for Visual Media program


UFO v.s. Army over Los Angeles-1942!

UFO v.s. Army over Los Angeles-1942!

1942 footage and radio report of “Battle of Los Angeles” synchronized to Byron Palmer’s detailed account of the UFO incident witnessed by a million people on 26 February in sky over southern California. There were a minimum 1430 artillery rounds fired at the object. Palmer was an announcer for the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) in […]

Time Travel Possible?

Time Travel Possible?

Theoretically, Time Travel would require that an object be able to move faster than the speed of light which, according to Einstein’s Theory of Special Relativity, is impossible. As a matter of fact our understanding of the universe is based on this fact, this constant, that the speed of light is the fastest that any […]

 Talking A.I.'s Argue...for real!

Talking A.I.’s Argue…for real!

Phathom Breaking News! What happens when two speech-enabled computers are set next to each other and challenged to hold a conversation? Well … This, apparently. Scientists at the Cornell Creative Machines Lab recently fitted two computers with text-to-speech software and a visualization program that makes it look like two people are talking, then plugged the […]