Based on the incredible work of Grandfather Spaulding, Voices From The Umbra is a podcast dedicated to preserving the voices and knowledge of four humans in the twilight of humanity on the Other Earth.
Headphones are highly recommended for this immersive, psychological, sci-fi thriller! John Boyega (STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS) stars as Jack Locke, a mysterious conman with a vendetta who infiltrates NextCorp, a Silicon Valley body-hacking startup run by enigmatic CEO Max Fuller, played by Emmy winner Darren Criss (AMERICAN CRIME STORY: THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE). Nextcorp has secretly been developing a revolutionary new mind app that promises to amplify the human brain in incredible ways. “Shut-Eye,” promises to change the world by eliminating its users’ need to sleep, but when participants of the human trials begin dying off, the program is shut down. Max starts testing the product on himself, unleashing a dormant and dangerous alter ego. As Jack goes toe to toe with Max and his fractured psyche, he finds himself on the run for his life in a race to stop a dark plot seeking to radically advance humankind to its next stage of evolution.
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Stars John Boyega (STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS) and Darren Criss (AMERICAN CRIME STORY: THE ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE)
It’s 1979, a lead guitarist and his supergroupie model wife are one of the most famous rock couples in the world. Their life looks like a dream, but behind closed doors too many drugs, too many affairs, and too much black magic is creating a recipe that will either save them, or destroy them.
Strangers Issy, Drew, and Cate -- siblings separated as infants -- are summoned to their family home, the mysterious Harridge House, located in the equally mysterious town of Harridge, Nevada. What secrets are the residents of Harridge House hiding… and willing to do anything to protect?
Nolira is an agronomist tasked with establishing agriculture in a new solar system, but when she wakes up on a now- empty colony ship, her plan disappears. Not entirely alone, the ship’s malfunctioning AI, acts as her confidant and companion during her fight for survival.
Two best friends travel to West Virginia to investigate folklore about a serial killer known as the Shadow Man. Early on, they meet a local girl who has personal experience with the Shadow Man. They work together with her, and as they dig deeper they find more about the town than anticipated.
Two young men meet on a beach every night with a telescope and the unanswered questions from years of a friendship lost as they await their parent’s return from a mission to Mars. As re-entry draws closer…so do they.
In the small New England coastal town of Hanesbury, strange things have been happening, and it’s up to a new supernatural investigation service to save the day!…Too bad they’re weirder and more dysfunctional than the mysteries they solve.
The Solar System, 2373, standard Earth time. The Space Race never ended. Humanity has colonized the planets with the help of extraterrestrial refugees, and with them the omnipresent A.I. personal assistant, Kestrel.