Firefly is a term popularly used for certain tropical American click-beetles (Pyrophorus), due to their power of emitting light.
The name "firefly" is often applied also to luminous beetles of the family Lampyridae, to which the well-known glow-worm belongs.
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The cucujo or Cuban firefly (Pyrophorus noctilucus) gives out so strong a light that a few of them serve effectively as a lantern.
If you've not seen a single episode of Firefly, honestly - you're missing out, but not to worry because Whedon has written Serenity to give enough of the show's background for non-fans to be able to follow his story.
One of the best things about Serenity is the fact that all of the original actors from the series have returned to their roles, slipping comfortably and happily into their Firefly skins.
You may know Joss Whedon from his work on the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and its spin off, Angel, but what you probably do not know is that neither of the two compare to Whedon's pet project, Firefly.
Talk of a trilogy has been overheard, but the reality of such a gift to Firefly fans must be looked at realistically: Serenity went to DVD just a few months after its release into theaters, but who knows?
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Got to go and watch some firefly, cheer myself up.
I should say at the start that I've never seen the series firefly on which the film was based.
Still the animated series was the last of Mutant Enemy's worries when in December 2002 when Fox canceled firefly.
Don't worry if you never caught firefly - this stands aloft in its own right.
Mom brought me a Uriah Heep album she acquired from somewhere called firefly but it is not as good as their earlier stuff.
Still can't get over just how good firefly was, so have high but achievable hopes for the movie.
Patterns are now online showing how versatile firefly is for making tops and accessories.
You go around freely, with our friends CJ (a large friendly frog) and Newton (a funny firefly ).
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In May, Fox picked up the rights to the new Mutant Enemy show firefly.
Serenity is a movie based on the television show firefly both of which are the pet project of Joss Whedon.
Stretch Mulligan was played with real star character - well on a level with Brutus T firefly.
fugitive moment, personified in the leitmotif of the firefly.
FIREFLY, a term popularly used for certain tropical American click-beetles (Pyrophorus), on account of their power of emitting light.
Hendricks is well known for her recurring role in the sci-fi series Firefly.
If they are younger and need a more simplistic user interface, you may want to look into services that cater specifically to children, such as Firefly Mobile.
Just in time for the movie release, this doll comes with a frog, and her dress lights up with firefly lights and special sounds.
She is a well known guest star, appearing on shows Enterprise, Charmed, Everwood, Firefly, The District, Entourage, Xena: Warrior Princess, Sliders and many more.
In addition to Buffy, Whedon created Angel, Firefly and the Dollhouse.
Cancelled after a short first season, Firefly may not have wowed the masses, but was not without a very loyal audience.
On his Firefly class ship, named Serenity, Mal struggles to keep his boat in the air and his hand-picked crew fed by accepting any and every job he is offered.
With charm and humor from even the most questionable of personalities, the characters of Firefly are the glue that holds this series together.
Firefly is the 2003 Emmy winner for Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a television series and it isn't difficult to see why.
Sound effects slip naturally into place within the mix of visuals and music, pulling together the picture of Firefly's unique blend of presentation.
Although you many not recognize a lot of the actors in Firefly the fact that they are not well known only adds to the fantastic realism that is felt throughout the series.
Seeing the actors in other roles solidifies the thought that these people have definite creative skill and have put everything under their skin into their Firefly performances.
Firefly is undeniably one of the most visionary and realistic science fiction stories that has ever been told on screen.
Firefly now airs on the Sci-Fi Channel - check your local listings for times or purchase the entire series on DVD at your favorite entertainment retailer.
Based on the ill-fated television series Firefly, Serenity is a movie that defies the logic of Hollywood.
After River's location is exposed, the crew of the Firefly class vessel, Serenity, must struggle to keep her safe and fight to learn the truth behind the secret hidden in River's brain.
Firefly's richly textured characters make an impressive mark on the silver screen, introducing to non-fans all of the humor and charm that lovers of the show expect to see from Mal and his crew.
With Firefly's Emmy win in 2003 for special effects, it's hard to imagine after watching Serenity that the movie will not win another such award.
The emotional music and snappy sounds of Firefly return in the movie, every bit as beautiful and accurate as they were in the television series.
If you've never seen Firefly, watch this movie and you'll be rushing out to buy or rent the series on DVD.
It's not apparent in the film for those who have not seen Firefly.
Known as the browncoats, Mal purchased the Serenity, a Firefly class starship to get away from the new regime and to live life "free" and his way.
In some works, the end of the Earth is not the end of mankind, for man will travel out into the stars as demonstrated in television series like Firefly.
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