Other Worlds Orbiter

Teleport This!

Teleport This!

Inspired by the Texas premiere of AXCELLERATOR, Other Worlds programmer and Transportation Director Robyn Paxman wondered what the perfect teleportation device would be.

Best Sci-Fi MacGuffins in Cinema

Best Sci-Fi MacGuffins in Cinema

In addition to having a lot of action, fun, and generally being a blast, AXCELLERATOR also incorporates a classic SciFi staple, the MacGuffin. With that in mind, Other Worlds Director of Marketing & Development revisits The Best Movie MacGuffins in SciFi.

Blowing Up SciFi: Notable Explosions in Cinema

Blowing Up SciFi: Notable Explosions in Cinema

The Texas premiere of the SciFi action comedy AXCELLERATOR features the most explosions of any film we’ve ever shown! So, Tessa Morrison has conjured up an explosive list of big SciFi bangs.

Old West Forgotten, Part Four

Old West Forgotten, Part Four

Other Worlds Founder and Artistic Director Bears Rebecca Fonté spins a tale of amnesia set in the Old West. Enjoy the conclusion, then reserve your tickets for the Texas premiere of DOE.

Old West Forgotten, Part Three

Old West Forgotten, Part Three

Other Worlds Founder and Artistic Director Bears Rebecca Fonté spins a tale of amnesia set in the Old West. Enjoy Part Three, then reserve your tickets for the Texas premiere of DOE.

Old West Forgotten, Part Two

Old West Forgotten, Part Two

Other Worlds Founder and Artistic Director Bears Rebecca Fonté spins a tale of amnesia set in the Old West. Enjoy Part One, then reserve your tickets for the Texas premiere of DOE.

Old West Forgotten, Part One

Old West Forgotten, Part One

Other Worlds Founder and Artistic Director Bears Rebecca Fonté spins a tale of amnesia set in the Old West. Enjoy Part One, then reserve your tickets for the Texas premiere of DOE.

Know Your Does

Know Your Does

Other Worlds Austin's next Orbiter isn't in reference to one of Homer Simpson's favorite phrases, money, a female deer, or what you get when you mix flour and water, but a term for a person. So what is the origin of the term John Doe?

DR HORRIBLE'S SING-ALONG BLOG: Commentary! The Musical

DR HORRIBLE'S SING-ALONG BLOG: Commentary! The Musical

Film commentaries seem to be something that you can either love or hate. As much as I love the “behind the scenes” insight of a beloved film, I’ve never had much patience to sit through an entire commentary.

Why The Ending of Sleepaway Camp Confused Me For Years

Why The Ending of Sleepaway Camp Confused Me For Years

SLEEPAWAY CAMP somehow manages to pull off being simultaneously homophobic in tone (Peter’s father is revealed to be homosexual, in a flashback sequence that is bizarre and genuinely uncomfortable in its staging and implications) and hysterically homoerotic (did guys actually wear shorts that short in the 80s?)

They Must Be Told! - The Real Story Behind Sex Madness

They Must Be Told! - The Real Story Behind Sex Madness

SEX MADNESS is an 'educational' film from 1938 about the horrors of syphilis and sex! Directed by Dwain Esper, who some call the father of exploitation films, this film uses its educational stance to portray otherwise taboos topics not permitted in theaters due to the Motion Picture Production Code of 1930 which only became stricter in the 1940s. 

Patton Oswalt vs the Prom Queen: an Appreciation of YOUNG ADULT

Patton Oswalt vs the Prom Queen: an Appreciation of YOUNG ADULT

In YOUNG ADULT, you find yourself hoping that you’ve ended up a little more like the handicapped nerd than the prom queen. That owes a lot to Patton’s performance. And that’s why it’s his best role to date.

Seven Keys to Being a Creepy Host

Seven Keys to Being a Creepy Host

On Wednesday, August 22, 2018 Other Worlds Austin will present the World Premiere of THE PERFECT HOST: A SOUTHERN GOTHIC TALE. The screening begins at 7:30pm at Flix Brewhouse and will conclude with a Q&A from director/co-writer Derrick Sims.

Paranormal Memory

Paranormal Memory

Inspired by the World Premiere of THE PERFECT HOST: A SOUTHERN GOTHIC TALE, OWA Founder and Artistic Director Bears Rebecca Fonté, shares a very personal ghost story.