Tag: sci-fi

Nerdverse: TV Taster

This is the meeting where we watch the pilot episode of a range of shows to decide what is going to be watched this semester. After the meetup I will post a poll where everyone can vote. We are starting

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Nerdverse: Animated Robots

Welcome back everyone, we’re kicking off this semester with three animated robot themed films. There will be laughter, there will be tears and there will be truly epic dance numbers. Come along for Robots, Treasure Planet and Big Hero 6,

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25/03/2017 Meetup: Young Justice + The Fifth Element

This is our last regular event. We’ll still have a b-movie special next week for anyone still in Aberdeen but that’s all for this term.

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18/03/2017 Meetup: Young Justice + The Terminator

Since the series we selected were so short we have time to squeeze in Young Justice season 2. It doesn’t matter if you’ve seen season 1 or not, it will make as little sense in the beginning regardless.

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25/02/2017 Meetup: Steven Universe + Pitch Black

More adorable cartoons!

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04/02/2017 Meetup: Galavant + Gattaca

The winners of the poll were Galavant and Steven Universe so we’re watching them this semester. Since we managed to get through the agm so quickly last week we’re already pretty far into Galavant. We will finish off season 1

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14/02/15 Themed: Foreign Film Night

As we’ve finished the first season of Misfits we’ll take a break from tv-series and watch the three most popular films from Merryn’s foreign movies list. The City of Lost Children(French) is about a scientist who’s unable to dream and

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07/02/15 Meetup: Misfits + Dark City + Road to el Dorado

We’ll continue where we left off with Misfits and finish the first season. Then we’ll lighten the mood with Road to el Dorado, a fantastical animated tale of two bros who are totally a gay couple who find the city

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31/01/15 Meetup: Misfits + Dragonheart

The two most popular series in the poll were Misfits and Grimm so we’ll start off with the shorter one, Misfits, which is about a group of delinquents who gain special powers. We’ll watch the first three episodes and finish

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24/01/15 Meetup: TV-series taster session

We’ll watch the first episodes of Grimm, In the Flesh, Farscape and Misfits and vote on two series to follow this term. We’ll start it off with Grimm – the story of a cop who’s also a demon hunter, followed

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08/11/14 Meetup: Pushing Daisies + Alien

We’re starting our second series of the year, Pushing Daises, where a pie-maker who can bring back the dead, his murdered childhood sweetheart and a quick witted detective come together to solve crimes and bake pies. Afterwards is Alien, where

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18/10/14 Meetup: Sinbad + Pacific Rim

This week we’re finishing off Sinbad. Afterwards is the giant robot epic Pacific Rim. In a world under attack from Kaiju, colossal monsters from another world, humanity’s last hope lies with the pilots of Jaegers, giant mecha built to defend

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11/10/14 Themed: Comedy Night 1

A break from the ongoing series for our first themed night of the year, with a mix of sci-fi parodies and high fantasy. Starting the night with a classic: The Princess Bride, where the beautiful princess Buttercup is kidnapped and

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05/10/14 Belmont: Back to the Future Marathon

Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) finds himself travelling back in time to meet his parents, into the distant future of 2015 and to wilder times than that in the three cult classics known as the Back to the Future trilogy.

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04/10/14 Meetup: Sinbad + Interview with a Vampire

This week we’re continuing with Sinbad. Afterwards is the gothic horror Interview with a Vampire, which chronicles the lives of two vampires Lestat (Tom Cruise) and Louis (Brad Pitt).

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