Top 10 TV Shows for April 15-21, 2013
1. Game of Thrones
2. Vampire Diaries
3. Doctor Who
4. Once Upon A Time
5. Bates Motel
7. The Following
9. Beauty & The Beast
Which is your favorite?
There are a lot if great sci-fi movies coming out this summer. As stickers become available for these movies I’ll post check-in widgets here. Bookmark this page and keep coming back for more stickers!
Director: Joseph Kosinski Stars: Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Andrea Riseborough
On a spectacular future Earth that has evolved beyond recognition, one man’s confrontation with the past will lead him on a journey of redemption and discovery as he battles to save mankind. Jack Harper (Cruise) is one of the last few drone repairmen stationed on Earth. Part of a massive operation to extract vital resources after decades of war with a terrifying threat known as the Scavs, Jack’s mission is nearly complete. Living in and patrolling the breathtaking skies from thousands of feet above, his soaring existence is brought crashing down when he rescues a beautiful stranger from a downed spacecraft. Her arrival triggers a chain of events that forces him to question everything he knows and puts the fate of humanity in his hands.
Director: Shane Black Stars: Robert Downey, Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle
In Theaters 05/02/2013. The brash-but-brilliant industrialist Tony Stark/Iron Man is faced against an enemy whose reach knows no bounds. When Stark finds his personal world destroyed at his enemy’s hands, he embarks on a harrowing quest to find those responsible. This journey, at every turn, will test his mettle. With his back against the wall, Stark is left to survive by his own devices, relying on his ingenuity and instincts to protect those closest to him. As he fights his way back, Stark discovers the answer to the question that has secretly haunted him: does the man make the suit or does the suit make the man?
Iron Man 3
Director: J.J. Abrams Stars: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana
In Theaters 05/15/2013. Star Trek into Darkness is an upcoming American science fiction film directed by J. J. Abrams, written by Alex Kurtzman, Damon Lindelof and Roberto Orci, and produced by Abrams, Kurtzman, Lindelof, Orci, Bryan Burk. It is the twelfth film in the Star Trek franchise and the sequel to 2009′s Star Trek. Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Anton Yelchin, Simon Pegg and John Cho return to reprise their roles from the previous film.
Star Trek Into Darkness
In Theaters 05/24/2013. Magically transported to an enchanted forest, a teenage girl joins forces with a scruffy group of residents fighting a battle against evil — and soon realizes they must win to save both their world and hers.
Director: M. Night Shyamalan Stars: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Sophie Okenedo
Released 06/07/2012. One thousand years after cataclysmic events forced humanity’s escape from Earth, Nova Prime has become mankind’s new home. Legendary General Cypher Raige returns from an extended tour of duty to his estranged family, ready to be a father to his 13-year-old son, Kitai. When an asteroid storm damages Cypher and Kitai’s craft, they crash-land on a now unfamiliar and dangerous Earth. As his father lies dying in the cockpit, Kitai must trek across the hostile terrain to recover their rescue beacon. His whole life, Kitai has wanted nothing more than to be a soldier like his father. Today, he gets his chance.
Director: Zack Snyder Stars: Henry Cavill, Russell Crowe, Amy Adams
In Theaters 06/14/2013. A child sent to Earth from a dying planet is adopted by a couple in rural Kansas. Posing as a journalist, he uses his extraordinary powers to protect his new home from an insidious evil.
Man of Steel
In Theaters 06/21/2013. A prequel to the 2001 animated family film that shows how best friends Sulley (voiced by John Goodman) and Mike (voiced by Billy Crystal) first met while attending Monsters University.
Director: Marc Forster Stars: Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, David Morse
In Theaters 06/21/2013. Ten years after the human victory over the world wide Zombie epidemic, referred to as World War Z, Max Brooks scours the world collecting the stories and experiences of those who have survived the conflict that almost eradicated humanity.
World War Z
Director: Guillermo del Toro Stars: Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam, Rinko Kikuchi
In Theaters 07/12/2013. When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity’s resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: massive robots, called Jaegers, which are controlled simultaneously by two pilots whose minds are locked in a neural bridge. But even the Jaegers are proving nearly defenseless in the face of the relentless Kaiju. On the verge of defeat, the forces defending mankind have no choice but to turn to two unlikely heroes — a washed-up former pilot (Charlie Hunnam) and an untested trainee (Rinko Kikuchi) — who are teamed to drive a legendary but seemingly obsolete Jaeger from the past. Together, they stand as mankind’s last hope against the mounting apocalypse.
Director: Neill Blomkamp Stars: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley
In Theaters 08/09/2013. Set in the year 2159, where the very wealthy lives on a man-made space station while the rest of population reside on a ruined Earth, a man takes on a mission that could bring equality to the polarized worlds.
Taking a page from GetGlue, Facebook now offers a way for users to share what they are watching, reading, listening to, eating, drinking, or feeling.
This is reminiscent of the old GetGlue when you could check-in to more that just movies, television, or sports.
Could the social media mammoth make a move into the social TV space? Or, could this be an opportunity for a future partnership with the long-standing social TV site GetGlue?
Will GetGlue seek to integrate their check-ins with this new feature? Is this something you will use?