In the opening credits of Gentlemen Broncos, the cast and crew's names are superimposed onto real science fiction book covers. Eagle-eyed io9 reader Lorcan McGrane has found several of these awesome vintage covers. Compare and contrast after the jump!
We're all familiar with Sam Rockwell's brutal hero from Jared Hess' Gentlemen Broncos. But what about his metafictional other half, the femmed-up Brutus? Check out our exclusive behind-the-scenes clip with the superhero that Rockwell nicknamed the "Transvestite Captain Kangaroo."
Some critics have dubbed Gentlemen Broncos "bully porn," or claimed that it pokes fun at geeks, fans, and anyone who's odd or awkward. Not so, claims the director.
Napoleon Dynamite, paranormal investigator? The husband-wife team behind the strange slice-of-life comedy reveal that the original idea for Napoleon Dynamite involved a very different plot, with crop circles, an alien conspiracy, and Napoleon fleeing from government agents.
Almost too much spoilery goodness: Doctor Who says goodbye to an old friend in can't-miss set pics. There's a new Doctor Parnassus trailer. "Stone Cold" Steve Austin joins Chuck! Lesbionic Heroes clips! Plus Gentlemen Broncos, Lost, Smallville, Fringe and FlashForward.
Jemaine Clement shares his thoughts on how his scifi writer Ronald Chevalier came to be. Many of you have taken issues with the Napoleon Dynamite-esque feel to this film, but Clement's performance alone should spark some curiosity.
Wonderful news Brutus and Balzaak fans — there's a new viral video from fake scifi writer Ronald Chevalier, played by Jemaine Clement from Flight Of the Conchords. Chevalier, author of all 10 Cyborg Harpies novellas, sits down and explains how music inspires his scifi manuscripts. As he plays chords, he explainshow…
The hero of upcoming superhero comedy Gentlemen Broncos is played by Sam "Confessions of a Dangerous Mind" Rockwell, who says his character has "two sides" — a self who appears in an original novel written by a teen, and a self who appears in a plagiarized novel written by a guy who steals the hapless teen's idea.…