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Awesome in the traditional British sense

-Mark Millar says that the Fantastic Four reboot will be “awesome in the traditional British sense and not the California sense awesome, you know?” I say, old chap, is that a gargantuan purple fellow intent upon devouring one’s planet, pip pip, what?

Christopher Nolan’s next movie will likely be Interstellar, a science-fiction movie based on the wormholes-for-time-travel theories of Kip Thorne, that Steven Spielberg was once attached to. Back in 2009, some fan made a cheap, fake teaser that misspelled Spielberg’s name and doesn’t give much indication what the story might be. That and more after the jump:

Yep, here’s that fan-trailer, for whatever it’s worth…

-In news of fan films that are definitely worth something, however, Dan Trachtenberg’s Portal fan film helped score him the gig of directing New Line’s Y: The Last Man adaptation. Y? Because he’s awesome. Check it out if you haven’t seen it:

-Some movie awards nominations were announced this morning, or something. I have an idea in mind to deal with them later…

(Trachtenberg link via Geeks of Doom)

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Luke Y. Thompson has been writing professionally about movies and pop-culture since 1999, and has also been an actor in some extremely cheap culty and horror movies you will probably never hear much about (he is nonetheless mostly proud of them, as he met his wife on one). As editor of The Robot's Voice since 2012, he can take the blame for the majority of the site's content, all of which he creates because he loves you very, very much. (Although he loves nachos more. Sorry.) Prior to TRV, Luke wrote for publications that include the New Times LA, Los Angeles CityBeat, E! Online, OC Weekly, Geekweek, GeekChicDaily, The L.A. Times, The Village Voice, LA Weekly, and Nerdist