With a diminished spec market, more and more studios are taking chances on books that have yet to be published, and Fox has joined that list by picking up the option to author Andy Weir's unpublished…
Ray Bradbury, the influential science-fiction writer who transcended the genre's limitations to be hailed as a literary lion for such works as "Fahrenheit 451" and "The Martian Chronicles," died…
Warner Bros. is launching development of a "Marvin the Martian" feature at Alcon Entertainment, with principals Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove producing along with Steve Crystal.
Knockout performances by John Cusack and child actor Bobby Coleman help legitimize a whimsical but sententiously moralizing script about the wonders of parenting in helmer Menno Meyjes' "Martian…
Extra-terrestrials may not have landed in New Mexico but they certainly made it to London's Wardour Street judging by "Alien Autopsy," a wacky idea so far removed from its target audience the script…
A goofy cultural artifact, Tim Burton's "Mars Attacks!" is a cult sci-fi comedy miscast as an elaborate, all-star studio extravaganza. The technically brilliant picture possesses a quirky insider…