What is it about the genre that everyone buys into but nobody ever explains, like, is the transporter a translator or a 3D fax machine? Why are all the Dead Walking around? Was human batteries the best solution the Matrix could come up with? Would a crucifix stop a non-Christian vampire? We delve into the mysteries that strain our suspension of disbelief.

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AND THEY DIDN'T LIVE HAPPILY EVER AFTER.. What story ended on what was supposed to be a positive note, but when you thought about?¦Were Belle and the Beast beheaded when the Revolution swept through France? Did Bruce and Selina get bored sitting espressos in that little cafe? (And not having his mentor? years of training, resources and functional psychosis}, was Robin John Blake's first  Knight on the job his last? Join us to discuss your not-so-favorite.

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There's an old saying... "When people hate you, you can do no right; but if they love you , you can do no wrong." Tonight we discuss how we excuse plot holes and worse in the films, shows and media that we like while decrying those things in projects that we dislike.

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What genre offering did you have high hopes for, based on the hype, but when the final product came along, you felt hoodwinked, bamboozled, mislead, and they didn't even buy you a drink first: Tell us how you won't fall for the okey doke, again!

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Join the crew of OTHER SCI FI as we discuss the genre performances that make you proud to be a Sci-Fi, Horror and/or Fantasy addict. Tell us why your favorite, actress, actor or ensemble makes the sci-fi, horror or fantasy experience real for you!

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Title: THE SECRET OF THEIR SUCCESS Time: 05/13/2017 09:00 PM EDT Episode Notes: Why is Star Trek still popular after half a century? Why do some people consider Star Wars a religion? Why do people who donâ??t vote so knowledgeable about the politics of Westeros? We examine why some fans become fanatics, what makes our (or their) favorite shows tick, and why that particular lightning never seems to strike again. Join us to discuss what it is that they do to make us their diehard fans.

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We talk about the composers and use of music in genre ventures. What rocks and what stinks? What captures the moment and what misses the mark? What are our personal favorites and what makes us want to plug our ears? What makes a good film score and what makes you wish Dolby had never been invented? Join us to discuss the most effective genre music.

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Title: WHY DO WE ONLY NITPICK THE PROJECTS WE DISLIKE?

Time: 05/27/2017 09:00 PM EDT
Episode Notes: There's an old saying... "When people hate you, you can do no right; but if they love you , you can do no wrong." Tonight we discuss how we excuse plot holes and worse in the films, shows and media that we like while decrying those things in projects that we dislike.

AND THEY DIDN'T LIVE HAPPILY EVER AFTER..

 

What story ended on what was supposed to be a positive note, but when you thought about?¦Were Belle and the Beast beheaded when the Revolution swept through France? Did Bruce and Selina get bored sitting espressos in that little cafe? (And not having his mentor? years of training, resources and functional psychosis}, was Robin John Blake's first  Knight on the job his last? Join us to discuss your not-so-favorite.

Title: MUSIC OF THE SPHERES

Time: 04/29/2017 09:00 PM EDT
Episode Notes: We talk about the composers and use of music in genre ventures. What rocks and what stinks? What captures the moment and what misses the mark? What are our personal favorites and what makes us want to plug our ears? What makes a good film score and what makes you wish Dolby had never been invented? Join us to discuss the most effective genre music.

Title: ...And They Still Haven't Explained Why?

Time: 06/03/2017 09:00 PM EDT
Episode Notes: What is it about the genre that everyone buys into but nobody ever explains, like, is the transporter a translator or a 3D fax machine? Why are all the Dead Walking around? Was human batteries the best solution the Matrix could come up with? Would a crucifix stop a non-Christian vampire? We delve into the mysteries that strain our suspension of disbelief.


Title: MY FAVORITE VULCAN...

Time: 04/22/2017 09:00 PM EDT
Episode Notes: Through several incarnations of Star Trek through TV and film we've almost continuously had a Vulcan influence. From Spock to Tuvok, from T'Pring to T'pel, to T'Pau. Who's your favorite Vulcan and who did it best?!

Title: YOUR TOP THREE FAVORITE GENRE PERFORMANCES AND WHY THEY RATE

Time: 05/06/2017 09:00 PM EDT
Episode Notes: Join the crew of OTHER SCI FI as we discuss the genre performances that make you proud to be a Sci-Fi, Horror and/or Fantasy addict. Tell us why your favorite, actress, actor or ensemble makes the sci-fi, horror or fantasy experience real for you!

Title: THE SECRET OF THEIR SUCCESS

Time: 05/13/2017 09:00 PM EDT
Episode Notes: Why is Star Trek still popular after half a century? Why do some people consider Star Wars a religion? Why do people who donâ??t vote so knowledgeable about the politics of Westeros? We examine why some fans become fanatics, what makes our (or their) favorite shows tick, and why that particular lightning never seems to strike again. Join us to discuss what it is that they do to make us their diehard fans.

Tile: WE WON'T BE FOOLED AGAIN

Time: 04/15/2017 09:00 PM EDT

 
What genre offering did you have high hopes for, based on the hype, but when the final product came along, you felt hoodwinked, bamboozled and mislead?