War of the Planets, Doc Savage, and More Cult Sci Fi on DVD from Warner Archives

Cult Sci Fi from Warner Archives (Currently on Sale at 30% Off) War of the Planets Description: Look! Out among the stars! What are those mysterious lights? A space aurora? Asteroids? No, they’re predators from Mars intent on conquering our planet. Earthlings, this means war! After invading the United States with his spacey space flick The Wild, Wild… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch: Revolution is Still Dropping, Now It’s Time to Worry

“What happened to our ratings?” Billy Burke asks. NBC’s Revolution sunk to yet another low this past Monday as it pulled only a 2.6 rating in the 18-49 demographic and just over seven million total viewers.  It’s now really close to that 2.5 threshold that I have mentioned several times and it’s officially time for fans to be… Read More »

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New in Comics: Locke & Key Omega

A few choice selections from the comics due out November 14th: Locke & Key Omega #1 (of 7)IDW Description: The Locke family’s story began in 2007 in Welcome to Lovecraft, and after five years of tension and terror, there are only seven issues left to their story. The beginning of the end starts here. Dodge has the Omega… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch: Last Resort Improves Slightly, But Still in Dangerous Waters

After taking a one week break, ABC’s Last Resort returned to slight improvement in its numbers as it pulled a 1.4 rating and six million total viewers this last Thursday.  But improving by one tick from its prior performance doesn’t mean much when its numbers are this low.  Since the show continues to receive good reviews, there’s a… Read More »

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New on DVD: Doctor Who Season 7, Pixar Short Film Collection, and More

DVDs and Blu-rays Due Out November 13th: More New and Recent Releases at This Link

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Cancellation Watch: Revolution Continues to Drop in the Ratings, Has the Rot Set In?

NBC’s Revolution experienced a notable drop in its numbers this last Monday, slipping to a 2.8 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 7.3 million total viewers.  That’s a series low and the first time that show has dropped below the 3.0 rating level. So is this it?  Has the FlashForward/The Event trend set in and will we see… Read More »

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New in Comics: J. Michael Straczynski Writes Before Watchmen Moloch

A few choice selections from the comics due out November 7th: Before Watchmen Moloch #1 (of 2)DC Description: Joining the roster of seven mini-series, BEFORE WATCHMEN: MOLOCH will be written by current BW: NITE OWL, BW: DR. MANHATTAN and upcoming SUPERMAN: EARTH ONE Vol. 2 writer J. Michael Straczynski with art by Eduardo Risso (SPACEMAN and 100 BULLETS).… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch: Some Genre Shows Improved, Some Declined Among Late Week Shows

The trends seemed to be up and down for the Wednesday thru Friday shows last week, though not too much in the way of major swings occurred.  Most of the Wednesday shows suffered from a Halloween trick that drove their ratings down, but that’s to be expected.  The CW’s Arrow dropped to a 1.0 rating in the 18-49… Read More »

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New on DVD: The Amazing Spiderman, They Live Collector’s Edition, and More

DVDs and Blu-rays Due Out November 6th: More New and Recent Releases at This Link

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Cancellation Watch: Revolution’s Numbers Drop a Bit, Walking Dead Rises

NBC’s Revolution returned after a one week break and saw its numbers slip a bit to a 3.0 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 7.9 million total viewers (its prior airing from two weeks ago pulled a 3.4 rating).  It’s hard to say whether this points to return to the show’s ratings decline or if the numbers were… Read More »

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New in Comics: Joe Kubert Presents, Hellraiser Road Below, and More

A few choice selections from the comics due out October 31st: Joe Kubert Presents #1 (of 6)DC Description: Don’t miss the start of this far-ranging collection of stories from comics legend Joe Kubert and other great talents! This debut issue includes: Joe Kubert writes and illustrates two stories: A new Hawkman epic, and a tale of hard times… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch: Last Resort Sinks to Critical Levels, CW Numbers in the Toilet

Get the Quickest Updates on Sci Fi TV Ratings at the Cancellation Watch Twitter Site ABC’s “what if?” military drama Last Resort has been underperforming since it bowed last month, and now it looks like it may have sunk too far to have any hopes of resurfacing.  Last Thursday’s episode pulled only a 1.3 rating in the 18-49… Read More »

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New on DVD: House of Dark Shadows and Night of Dark Shadows

DVDs and Blu-rays Due Out October 30th: More New and Recent Releases at This Link

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Last Resort and 666 Park Ave Seem Sure to Get Cancelled, And Alphas is in Danger Too. But Here’s a Possible Way to Save Them

We’re only officially about one month into the Fall 2012 season and already two genre shows, Last Resort and 666 Park Ave, are staring at a high likelihood of cancellation based on the ratings they have pulled so far.  In addition, this last Summer’s Alphas pulled subpar numbers and could be in trouble as well.  Inevitably, their ratings… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch: Walking Dead Still Walking Over the Broadcast Network Shows, Arrow Gets Full Season Order

For the second episode of its third season, AMC’s The Walking Dead came back down to Earth a bit as it posted “only” a 5.1 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 9.6 million total viewers.  That’s still higher than any non-sports show that aired on the broadcast networks last week, at least as far as the all-important 18-49… Read More »

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