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SciFi Tech Talk #000175 – Star Trek Beyond

Star Trek Beyond (2016)
Star Trek Beyond poster Rating: 7.1/10 (147,736 votes)
Director: Justin Lin
Writer: Simon Pegg, Doug Jung, Gene Roddenberry (based upon "Star Trek" created by)
Stars: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana
Runtime: 122 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Released: 22 Jul 2016
Plot: The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a new ruthless enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.

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SciFi Tech Talk #000157 – Alien Outpost

Alien Outpost (2014)
Alien Outpost poster Rating: 4.7/10 (4,834 votes)
Director: Jabbar Raisani
Writer: Blake Clifton (screenplay), Jabbar Raisani (screenplay), Jabbar Raisani
Stars: Adrian Paul, Reiley McClendon, Brandon Auret, Rick Ravanello
Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Released: 30 Jan 2015
Plot: A documentary crew follows an elite unit of soldiers in the wake of an alien invasion.

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World of Tomorrow

SciFi Tech Talk #000150 – Sphere

Sphere (1998)
Sphere poster Rating: 6.0/10 (76,903 votes)
Director: Barry Levinson
Writer: Michael Crichton (novel), Kurt Wimmer (adaptation), Stephen Hauser (screenplay), Paul Attanasio (screenplay)
Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, Samuel L. Jackson, Peter Coyote
Runtime: 134 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Released: 13 Feb 1998
Plot: A spaceship is discovered under three hundred years' worth of coral growth at the bottom of the ocean.

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Cowboy Bebop

SciFi Tech Talk #000149 – Starship Troopers (book)

Average Rating:

4.0 rating based on 192,151 ratings (all editions)

ISBN-10: 0441783589
ISBN-13: 9780441783588
Goodreads: 17214

Author(s): Publisher: Ace Book
Published: 5/15/1987

The historians can’t seem to settle whether to call this one "The Third Space War" (or the fourth), or whether "The First Interstellar War" fits it better. We just call it “The Bug War." Everything up to then and still later were "incidents," "patrols," or "police actions." However, you are just as dead if you buy the farm in an "incident" as you are if you buy it in a declared war...

In one of Robert A. Heinlein’s most controversial bestsellers, a recruit of the future goes through the toughest boot camp in the Universe—and into battle with the Terran Mobile Infantry against mankind’s most alarming enemy.

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