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|Tuesday, October 26th, 2010|
Better off Ted (05) Clickety Click
|Monday, October 11th, 2010|
Click the image to see the spam! :)
|Wednesday, August 5th, 2009|
Are you like me? Did the name change of the SciFi Channel rub you the wrong way? Still can't “get over it?” Does their bastardization of the genre SciFi make you want to bitch-slap someone every time their new logo flashes on the TV screen? Then this is the place for you.
While I am the creator of this community I believe that there many out there with an equal or stronger drives than myself in this matter, I just beat them to the punch.
I envision this community as a place where like minded people will exchange ideas and formulate plans on how to best intelligently communicate that this misplaced marketing idea should be abandoned. None of the greats wrote SyFy, they wrote SciFi and were damn proud of it!
It's SciFi and the geeks that consume it that truly breathe life into it and the idiots at that Channel need to be reminded of this fact!
Thank you for your time.its_scifi
|Sunday, December 25th, 2005|
ADV 'Scape Sale, anyone else not hear from them for 2+ weeks?
Referring to this post
, on the 5th of December..
I totally snatched up the 3rd and 4th season, dropping $114 on the spot. I love me some farscape. I got an email from ADV saying that my "order has been successfully submitted", but I havn't heard anything back since. I shot them a polite email on the 17th, asking if there were any status updates, and not nothing in return. I just (today, the 25th) shot them another email, hoping that in the coming week (3rd week now) that I might get some sort of response out of them.
Is anyone else having difficulty with ADV?
|Monday, December 5th, 2005|
For those of you who still need to own Farscape
on DVD, ADV films is having a sale on the older DVD sets. *Note: these are NOT the Starburst sets!* click here
to see the sale.via Watch Farscape
cross-posted to my LJ and Scaper communitiesETA: Sale is over. Sorry! Current Mood: fannish
|Tuesday, August 2nd, 2005|
|Wednesday, January 5th, 2005|
|Wednesday, December 15th, 2004|
|Tuesday, November 2nd, 2004|
|Friday, October 22nd, 2004|
What the Frell is an earthling to do?
After watching the PeaceKeeper's War, I started thinking back on all the episodes of Farscape that I've seen and I find myself with the following comparison.
I feel like Creighton. Lost in a strange land, far away from everything that is familiar to you. The people who knew who you were are not around anymore, so everything you do or say seems strange to those you just met. In fact, while some like you, most hate you, and they all think you are crazy. And even though you long to go back home, keep searching for what is familiar, you know you can never really go back, for those you left behind wont understand where you've been and if you try to explain it, they will think you are crazy too. So you continue on where your at, trying to make the best of a horrible situation and hope that one day you will be at peace.
So, let me end this rant by saying to the SCI/FI Network, "Please bring back the only show that made me feel like there was someone out there who understands how I feel, even if it is only for an hour a week."
|Monday, October 11th, 2004|
Happy birthday to the beautiful and talented Claudia Black! Here's to many more happy birthdays! ::raises virtual glass in toast:: cross posted to other Farscape communities Current Mood: happy
|Monday, August 30th, 2004|
Anyone driving from (or through) Kansas to Dragon Con to see our beloved cast members that would be willing to give me and my guitar a ride? I will happily chip in for gas and perform manual labor.
(x-posted all over)
|Wednesday, February 18th, 2004|
|Sunday, November 16th, 2003|
|Thursday, November 13th, 2003|
From Dark Horizons
:Farscape (TV): The cancelled but highly acclaimed Sci-Fi Channel series which had its plug pulled earlier this year may be making a comeback. Last week an insider sent along this rumour: "Farscape is back in production - the series is to be wrapped up in 4-6 new episodes with the usual crew, cast and producers. The props and sets are being dusted off and are being assembled in preparation for filming in Sydney. The new mini-season will complete the story arc and bring closure". An interesting story and a solid source but still it sounded almost like wishful thinking and as there still hasn't been any official announcement about it I held off. After all, you would've thought Sci-Fi would have shouted it from the rooftops that its coming back to appease the ravenous fans of the show (incl. me). Then some people I know connected with the show started mentioning it's coming back and its confirmed that the Sydney production office is open again. I placed three separate calls to them on Tuesday to confirm/deny the rumours and all three calls were not only summarily cut off at their end but the secretary hurled nasty insults (courtesy is a dying art) - I've never had problems with these guys before so best guess would be they've been advised not to speak to press at all (which would explain the lack of coverage locally). That would also explain that when I got in contact with a US publicity rep for Sci-Fi, they said they couldn't comment on it at this time but will be releasing details when they're available soon. Something IS stirring, I guess we'll have to wait to find out what exactly.
*does a little dance* Current Mood: bouncy
|Saturday, September 13th, 2003|
There's an episode of Farscape
called Avenging Angel
in which Dargo has an arguement with John in the opening segment. John stumbles and hits his head, going into a coma. ( Read more...Collapse )
|Wednesday, August 13th, 2003|
RELEASE DATE FOR SEASON TWO BOXED SET!!!
From: "Rebecca McAnally" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "'sithwitch @ yahoo.com'"
Current Mood: happy
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From: "Rebecca McAnally" <RMcAnally@advfilms.com>
To: "'sithwitch @ yahoo.com'" <sithwitch @ yahoo.com>
Subject: RE: Farscape Season Two Boxed Set?
Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2003 08:29:58 -0500
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RELEASE DATE SET FOR FARSCAPE:(tm) THE COMPLETE SEASON TWO DVD BOX SET
RELEASE INCLUDES ENTIRE SECOND SEASON OF JIM HENSON TELEVISION'S AWARD-WINNING SCIENCE FICTION DRAMA
<lj-cut text="the rest of the e-mail">HOUSTON, August 11, 2003-ADV Films has set a street date of October 28, 2003 for the release of Farscape: The Complete Season Two, including all 22 episodes of the second season of the Jim Henson Television, Hallmark Entertainment, and Nine Networks award-winning series. The series, which airs on SCI FI, has been called "The Best Sci-Fi on TV," by TV Guide, hailed as "TV's Best Space Series" by USA Today. Additional accolades include winning the Saturn Award for Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series for three years running, most recently in 2003.
Since its debut in 1999, Farscape has built a large, devoted fan base. Farscape currently airs in countries around the world, including the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Brazil, Sweden, France and Australia. Farscape is also a successful merchandising franchise, with popular action figures, video games, comic books, novels, clothing and apparel, and other items currently being manufactured by top licensees.
Farscape: The Complete Season Two is a slip-covered, DVD-only box set containing all ten second-season discs in six DVD cases. In English, with 5.1 and 2.0 Dolby Surround Audio. Loaded with extras, including: deleted scenes; audio commentaries; The Farscape Dictionary; actor biographies; main character back stories; Aliens Encountered; Weapons and Ships; and Alien Races.
About The Jim Henson Company:
The Jim Henson Company, an established leader in family entertainment for more than 45 years, is a multimedia production company; one of the top character licensors in the industry; a leading publisher of children's books and home to Jim Henson Television, Jim Henson Pictures, Jim Henson Interactive, Jim Henson Home Entertainment and Jim Henson's Creature Shop(tm). The Company is headquartered in Los Angeles with offices and production facilities in New York and London. The Jim Henson Company website is located at: http://www.henson.com.
About ADV Films:
In 1992, ADV Films began to forge the international market for Japanese animation ("anime") by combining unique titles, outstanding production values and efficient large-scale distribution. Today, ADV Films is the #1 producer-distributor of Japanese animation to the North American market, with the firm's holdings including such premier titles as NOIR, Sailor Moon, Samurai X, Hello Kitty's Paradise, RahXephon, Spriggan, Robotech, Full Metal Panic and Neon Genesis Evangelion. In addition, ADV Films' product line has expanded to include other forms of genre programming, including live-action science fiction programs Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda, Mutant X and The Jim Henson Company's Farscape, and classic science fiction such as the updated Gamera trilogy. ADV Films' parent company, A.D. Vision, Inc. also publishes Newtype USA, the premier anime and manga monthly in the English-speaking world, and operates The Anime Network(tm), broadcasting anime and anime-related programming via digital cable, 24 hours a day. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, USA, with additional offices in the EU and Japan, and distribution on four continents, ADV Films is fast becoming an international entertainment powerhouse. For more information, visit ADV Films on the web at http://www.advfilms.com.</lj-cut>
FARSCAPE: THE COMPLETE SEASON TWO
Running Time: 1100+ minutes
Pre-Book Date: 9/30/03
Street Date: 10/28/03
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|Tuesday, April 22nd, 2003|
|Tuesday, April 15th, 2003|
Favorite Sci-Fi Movie?
There is a guy doing this poll for favorite Sci-Fi movie. I noticed after submitting a movie that some people were adding TV shows. So why not head over there and submit Farscape.Submit here.