Here's Every Best Picture Nominee as an Animated Illustration | GIF Six-Pack

While we anxiously await the 89th Academy Awards, enjoy Juppi Juppsen's animated interpretations of the Best Picture nominees.


Women Working Behind-the-Scenes Are Still Getting Shafted at the Oscars

According to an annual study​ from the Women's Media Center, only 20 percent of all the nominations for non-acting awards went to women this year.


Jóhann Jóhannsson's Uncanny New World

The Icelandic composer's tells us about his new score for 'Arrival', a unique challenge in a terrifying age.


Jóhann Jóhannsson's Uncanny New World

The Icelandic composes tells us about crafting the score for 'Arrival', a unique challenge in a terrifying age.


An Astrolinguist Explains How to Talk to Aliens

The president of METI International weighs in on the science and fiction of ‘Arrival.’


The Case for and Against 'Arrival'

Is Denis Villeneuve's 'Arrival' poindextery jibber-jabber, or a commanding, optimistic example of cinema at its finest? Our critics debate.


The Author Behind ‘Arrival’, the Sci-Fi Movie of the Year

Ted Chiang is about to invade your mind.


[Premiere] The First Full Track From 'Arrival,' a Sci-Fi Film About Communication

The film's composer Jóhann Jóhannsson talks about how he created the unearthly soundtrack to sci-fi movie 'Arrival.'


'Arrival' Is Sci-Fi at Its Smartest and Weirdest

Denis Villeneuve's much-anticipated film, now making the festival rounds, is big on capital "I" ideas and doesn't need show-offy effects to grab you.


'Arrival' Looks Like It Will Make Up for a Lousy Year for Sci-Fi Movies

If your idea of great science fiction is 'Blade Runner,' 'Gattaca,' or '2001: A Space Odyssey,' then 'Arrival' should be a treat.


Watch: The Soundtracked Rosetta Landing, Composed by the Guy who Wrote 'Chariots of Fire'

The ESA released 3 music videos to celebrate the Rosetta mission, furnished by original compositions by Vangelis.