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STAR TREK IV: THE VOYAGE HOME Blooper Reel Is Priceless

Blooper reels are one of the highlights of any DVD or Blu-ray’s special features. It’s almost standard business now, but what about all the older films that hit video stores… more

DARK TROOPERS Short Shows Off the Sexy Side of Lightsabers

Besides being one of the coolest weapons in any galaxy, the lightsaber is beautiful. The part where it’s dangerous and used to cut off arms and limbs on every planet… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more

Disney, Studio Ghibli, and Marvel Characters Get Haute Couture Makeovers

What would Captain America wear while sashaying down the runway? Easy: He would turn into a woman and don a smart pantsuit with star-spangled accessories. That’s the vision of Russian… more


The TARDIS and DeLorean both travel through time, so it’s only natural to think about combining Doctor Who and Back to the Future. YouTuber James Farr liked the idea so… more

Making the Music, Sweet Music for THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG

A sweeping fantasy film like The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug would fall flat without equally grand music and sounds. After all, we need strong themes and occasional dialogue to… more

STAR WARS REBELS Introduces New “Lazy” Droid, Chopper

Meet Chopper. This is the droid you’re looking for if you’re planning to watch Star Wars Rebels. He’s an essential member of the Ghost crew and is charged with keeping… more

Marvel Universe LIVE! Brings “Epic” Superhero Story To The Stage

Burned out on Marvel comics yet? If not, a new touring experience has just been announced: Marvel Universe LIVE!, a show that will bring The Avengers and a host of… more

BREAKING BAD and FACTS OF LIFE Mashup Imagines a Happier World For Walter White

Say what you will about 80′s sitcom The Facts of Life, it’s hard to deny the series features a catchy theme song. The intro discusses the good and the bad,… more

Three-Hour Video Showcases All The Nintendo Start Screens You Didn’t Know You Wanted To See

Have three hours? Then you have time to watch a supercut displaying the start screen from every game made for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) in alphabetical order. The video,… more

Simon Kinberg Discusses STAR WARS REBELS and Focusing On The Untold Story

The Star Wars saga still has plenty of unexplored corners, and the upcoming animated series Star Wars Rebels will take the first on-screen look at one of those areas: the… more

HBO’s CEO Okay With HBO Go Password Sharing. Gonna Share?

Game of Thrones is the most pirated television show of the past two years. It’s a dubious honor but not surprising since the series is only available to HBO subscribers…. more

Watch The First Trailer for the Whedonverse Star-Studded LUST FOR LOVE

You can’t stop the signal, and you can’t stop members of the Whedonverse from acting in the same films. Where there’s one, you’ll usually find many more, and that’s definitely… more

Look Out, New GODZILLA Graphic Novel Is Coming To Your Bookshelf!

Godzilla, a/k/a King of Monsters, a/k/a Awesome Kaiju, is stomping back onto the big screen this May. Don’t freak out, May 16th will be here before… more