Topic: J.J. Abrams

5 Things You Didn’t Know About LOST, From Co-Creator Damon Lindelof

5 Things You Didn't Know About LOST, From Co-Creator Damon Lindelof

“[J.J. Abrams said,] ‘There should be a hatch on this island! They spend the entire season trying to get it open. And there should be these other people on the island.’ And I’m like, ‘We can call them The Others.’ And he’s like, ‘They should hear this noise out there in the jungle.’ And I’m like, ‘What’s the noise?’ And he’s like, ‘I don’t…know. They’re never going to pick this thing up anyway.’” More »

12 New Fall TV Shows to Watch Out For

12 New Fall TV Shows to Watch Out For

It’s that time again: The time of preparation for new seasonal television shows! We had some good ones over the summer, many of which we either wrote about or recapped. But many of those are now winding down, and as it’s now September, it’s time to start gearing up for the new fall shows—and believe you me, there are MANY of them. We’ve already told you about Ringer and American Horror Story, so forgive us if we don’t repeat ourselves here; but! Do take a look at these 12 shows. We think they’re going to be worth checking out: More »

Video: Watch a Clip from ‘Super 8′

Video: Watch a Clip from 'Super 8'

I was watching TV with a gentleman caller the other day and a Super 8 preview came on, prompting my couch buddy to say, “I’m really excited for this. But I guess it’s a boy movie.” I was irate! Because I’m really excited for Super 8 also, and I am not a boy! So, to prove him wrong, check out this clip from J.J. Abrams‘ sci-fi flick and get excited. More »

‘Fringe’ Producers Tease Details of the Season 3 Finale: Third Universes, Character Death, and Whether There’s An End in Sight

'Fringe' Producers Tease Details of the Season 3 Finale: Third Universes, Character Death, and Whether There's An End in Sight

Fringe has spent its third season with one foot in the prime universe and one foot in the parallel universe, with the Fringe Division dealing not only with unexplained mysteries in their own world, but with Fauxlivia impersonating Olivia (Anna Torv) to get close to Peter (Joshua Jackson), all part of a plan masterminded by Walternate. In a conference call last week, Fringe showrunners J.H. Wyman and Jeff Pinkner discussed how excited they are to get picked up for a fourth season, and what mysteries will be solved in the May 6 season finale. More »

The ‘Super 8′ Trailer Will Eat You Alive

The 'Super 8' Trailer Will Eat You Alive

The first full trailer for the hotly anticipated J. J. Abrams project Super 8 has been released, and I’ve got to say, it’s looking pretty exciting! Ever since Lost, Abrams has become increasingly preoccupied with the strange and unusual, with the resulting projects (especially Cloverfield and Fringe) pushing the envelope a little more each time. It’s unclear whether Super 8 is a monster flick or an alien flick–perhaps it’s a little of both– but whatever it is, it’s shaping up to look fascinating indeed. Take a look here: More »