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The Firemen Start the Fires in the First Look at HBO’s Fahrenheit 451

HBO Films has shared the first official photo from Fahrenheit 451, its forthcoming adaptation of Ray Bradbury’s classic dystopian novel set in a future where reading is outlawed and books are burned. It’s, appropriately, an action shot of firefighter Guy Montag (Michael B. Jordan) letting the flames fly on some contraband reading, while his superior Beatty (Michael Shannon) looks on approvingly.

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Happy Moon Landing Day!

Today marks the 48th anniversary of humankind landing on the moon… and Tor.com’s 9th birthday!

To celebrate, we’re looking back at our Moon Landing Day series—we invited authors, artists, critics, and fans in the science fiction community to share with us what they were doing on July 20, 1969, and how it informed their relationship with science fiction. Check out personal remembrances from C.J. Cherryh, Larry Niven, Frederik Pohl, Jo Walton, and more!

Check Out the Spooky-yet-Sweet Trailer for Guillermo Del Toro’s The Shape of Water

Say what you will about 2017, at least this year is giving us a new Guillermo Del Toro movie! The Shape of Water is coming to theaters on December 9th, and it seems to be a spooky, complicated story of love and empathy between a mute woman and Abe Sapien’s cousin? The film stars Sally Hawkins as a sensitive lab worker, Octavia Spencer as her boss, Richard Jenkins as a seemingly nice scientist, and Michael Shannon as…well, as Michael Shannon. Plus Doug Jones returns to his Del Toro collaboration as the Sapien-esque creature!

Watch the full trailer below!

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The Last Jedi Behind-the-Scenes Video Will Get You Choked Up

While we cross our fingers for a new The Last Jedi trailer at Disney’s D23 Expo, Lucasfilm has shared a behind-the-scenes video from the set of Episode VIII. It’s a bittersweet look at Rian Johnson’s film, both exhilarating to see hints of storylines and new characters but also poignant for its glimpses of the late Carrie Fisher.

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Meet Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who, and Mrs. Which in New A Wrinkle in Time Photos

Entertainment Weekly has posted a batch of new exclusive photos from Ava DuVernay’s forthcoming adaptation of A Wrinkle in Time. While the director has shared some great behind-the-scenes shots on Twitter, these first-look photos really set the mood for her take on Madeleine L’Engle’s novel, from the colorful costumes to interdimensional sets.

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5 Insane Game of Thrones Theories That Make the Show More Fun

Who will win the game of thrones? BORING. Let’s wonder about something more fun, like whether dragon poop will be essential to winning the fight against the Others.

Game of Thrones returns this Sunday to begin its long drive to an icy-fiery conclusion and while there is plenty of crazy on the way, we’re feeling the need to go deeper, to really fan the flame of our love for George R. R. Martin’s series and explore the really crazy theories that probably aren’t true…but maybe should be?

Anyway, we promised you dragon poop, so let’s get started.

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A Storm’s A-Brewin’ in the Stranger Things Season 2 Teaser!

Netflix tweeted a new poster and teaser for Stranger Things season 2. Both show the four Hawkins boys riding headlong into danger, though in this case it’s an ominous, blood-red storm containing the demogorgon (?!), indicating that the Upside Down may be coming from all sides. The streaming service also provided a slightly new release date for the second season of their nostalgic hit, pushing the premiere date up by a few days.

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