sci-fi

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.

If You Could Know Everything About One Thing

If You Could Know Everything About One Thing

Inspired by the Texas premiere of DOE, Other Worlds Programmer and Registration Director Reid Lansford reveals his very personal choice for knowledge-based super power. Check it out, 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?

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?)

My First Time – Sex in Sci-Fi

My First Time – Sex in Sci-Fi

On a Saturday night, back in the 80’s, six-year-old me and my much older, much more mature cousin (he was almost eight) sat down in front of the television, he picked up the remote, and turned the channel to KTVT out of Dallas.

When Sex-Ed Goes Wrong. Very Wrong.

When Sex-Ed Goes Wrong. Very Wrong.

There is one reason I was unable to get a date throughout middle school and high school. It wasn’t because I was super annoying. No, the thing at fault would be the “Scott & White: Worth the Wait Program.” More specifically, the instructor for the seventh grade: my mother.

The Tim Kirk Film Experience

The Tim Kirk Film Experience

As Hollywood continues its obsession with sequels, prequels, spinoffs, remakes, and reboots, Tim Kirk has created a new niche with a fresh, and often demented, take on existing material.