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China sci-fi blockbuster blasts off at the box office

China sci-fi blockbuster blasts off at the box office

China's first space-age blockbuster is on a trajectory to become the country's highest-grossing movie ever and is being held up as evidence that big-budget home-grown films ...

'Annihilation': the sci-fi movie women have been waiting for

'Annihilation': the sci-fi movie women have been waiting for

Sci-fi blockbuster ‘Annihilation’ has been praised for its stunning, ethereal look but it is a relatively banal image that marks it out as unusual: its all-female cast, marching into danger together.

BBC names Jodie Whittaker as first female 'Doctor Who'

BBC names Jodie Whittaker as first female 'Doctor Who'

The lead role in British sci-fi television series Doctor Who will be played by a woman for the first time in its more than 50-year history, the BBC said on Sunday.

'Star Wars' passes 'Avatar' for North America box office record

'Star Wars' passes 'Avatar' for North America box office record

Star Wars: The Force Awakens has soared past Avatar to become the top-grossing movie of all time in North America, riding on hype, nostalgia and an inventive script.