Category Archives: Sci-fi

Lazer Team

Action / Thriller Comedy In Limbo On Demand Sci-fi

Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 102 minutes
Director: Matt Hullum (The Schedule)
Cast: Burnie Burns, Colton Dunn, Gavin Free, Michael Jones, Alan Ritchson
Theatrical Release: January 27, 2016 (limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin sets out to save the planet from alien invasion with Lazer Team.


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Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Action / Thriller On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees Sci-fi


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 135 minutes
Director: J. J. Abrams (Star Trek, Super 8)
Cast: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Harrison Ford, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Carrie Fisher, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson
Theatrical Release: December 18, 2015
Blu-ray Release: April 5, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin races through space with the old and new members of the Resistance in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.


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Reversion

Action / Thriller In Limbo Sci-fi

Rating: Not Rated
Runtime: 85 minutes
Director: Jose Nestor Marquez (Isa)
Cast: Aja Naomi King, Colm Feore, Amanda Plummer, Jeanette Samano
Theatrical Release: October 9, 2015 (limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin explores the science of memories with Reversion..


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Z for Zachariah

Drama On Blu-ray / DVD Sci-fi


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 95 minutes
Director: Craig Zobel (Complaince, Great World of Sound)
Cast: Margot Robbie, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Chris Pine
Theatrical Release: August 28, 2015 (limited/VOD)
Blu-ray Release: October 20, 2015

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin joins the battle for survival with the post-apocalyptic drama Z for Zachariah.


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Pixels

Action / Thriller Comedy On Blu-ray / DVD Sci-fi


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 105 minutes
Director: Chris Columbus (Home Alone, Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief)
Cast: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Michelle Monaghan, Josh Gad, Peter Dinklage
Theatrical Release: July 24, 2015
Blu-ray Release: October 27, 2015

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin battles arcade icons with Adam Sandler in Pixels.


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Ant-Man

Action / Thriller In Limbo Sci-fi


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 117 minutes
Director: Peyton Reed (Yes Man, Bring It On)
Cast: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly, Corey Stoll, Bobby Cannavale, Judy Greer, Michael Peña, Abby Ryder Fortson
Theatrical Release: July 17, 2015

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin experiences blockbuster-sized action on a tiny scale with Marvel’s Ant-Man.


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Jurassic World

Action / Thriller On Blu-ray / DVD Sci-fi


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 124 minutes
Director: Colin Trevorrow (Safety Not Guaranteed)
Cast: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Vincent D’Onofrio, Ty Simpkins, Nick Robinson, Jake Johnson, Irrfan Khan, BD Wong, Judy Greer
Theatrical Release: June 12, 2015
Blu-ray Release: October 20, 2015

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin returns to Isla Nublar for Jurassic World.


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Tomorrowland

Action / Thriller Family On Blu-ray / DVD Sci-fi


Rating: PG
Runtime: 130 minutes
Director: Brad Bird (Mission: Impossible: Ghost Protocol, The Incredibles)
Cast: George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Raffey Cassidy, Tim McGraw, Hugh Laurie
Theatrical Release: May 22, 2015
Blu-ray Release: October 13, 2015

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin travels to another dimension with George Clooney in Disney’s Tomorrowland.


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Mad Max: Fury Road

Action / Thriller On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees Sci-fi


Rating: R
Runtime: 120 minutes
Director: George Miller (Mad Max, Happy Feet)
Cast: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne
Theatrical Release: May 15, 2015
Blu-ray Release: September 1, 2015

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin hits the road with the long-awaited post-apocalyptic reboot, Mad Max: Fury Road.


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Ex Machina

On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees Sci-fi


Rating: R
Runtime: 108 minutes
Director: Alex Garland (screenwriter: Sunshine, Never Let Me Go)
Cast: Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac, Alicia Vikander
Theatrical Release: April 10, 2015 (limited)
Blu-ray Release: July 14, 2015

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin explores what it means to be human with a robot in Ex Machina.


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