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SNL Recap: Jamie Foxx

Django Unchained star Jamie Foxx returned to Saturday Night Live last night to host his second show. The former In Living Color star returned to Studio 8H to perform send… more

Pickstarter: Mr. Ghost, Forsaken Fortress, The Black Coat

This week in Pickstarter we’re looking at a way to detect ghosts with your iPhone, a post-apocalyptic team based RPG, and a swashbuckling spy comic, with a pulp hero flair…. more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more

And We Now Have a “Star Trek Into Darkness” Trailer

The Star Trek Into Darkness trailer is finally here and, wouldn’t you know, it looks damn good. We’re still not any clearer on who Benedict Cumberbatch is, though. Is he… more

The Shelf: “The Dark Knight Rises”

The Dark Knight Rises The film trilogy that some die hard bat-fans never thought possible truly closes the door today with its release on Blu-ray, DVD, and digitally today. The… more

Pickstarter: Bill Nye’s “Aero,” “Showrunners,” “Axe Cop,” and Projecteo for Instagram

Pickstarter this week is highlighting a videogame from our favorite bow-tied Science Guy, a documentary on the mine field that is running a television show on a major network, and… more

The Dark Santa

When the world is attacked and all hope is lost, a hero will rise. Is Batman ready to save the world from an alien menace? Of course not, Batman’s not… more

Internet on Random: Skipping Stones with TMNT’s Master Splinter

Remember when the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles formed a band and went on a tour presented by Pizza Hut? Stop lying, yes, you do. The hair band vibe of the “… more

USC vs. Notre Dame: “Monsters University” Wins!

This past Saturday, thousands of college football fans descended on Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles for the final home game of the season for the USC Trojans against #1 ranked… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 11/25

This week in Pickstarter, our favorite crowdfunded projects include a new iteration of the boy who wouldn’t grow up, a novel t-shirt idea (literally), and comic strips even the most… more

The Shelf: Tarantino, Expendables, and Fireflies

There really isn’t much going on this week in the world of Blu-ray releases, with, you know, the whole Black Friday thing happening after we gorge on turkey this week?… more

The Dark Knight Honor Roll: Gotham High

A surprisingly large swath of the cast of the Dark Knight Trilogy has a history of teen comedies in their filmographies. From Heath Ledger and Joseph Gordon Levitt in Ten… more

SNL Recap: Jeremy Renner

Serial badass Jeremy Renner hosted Saturday Night Live this week, with Maroon 5 as the musical act. The sketches ran the gamut from an Avengers spoof to General Petraeus’ affair… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 11/18

This week in Pickstarter, our weekly look at the goings on in corwdfunding, we look at hand made dolls with a specific aesthetic, some of the great losers in history… more

The Shelf: “The Incredible Mel Brooks,” “Brave,” “Doctor Who,” and “The Watch”

The Shelf is our weekly look at the new Blu-rays and boxed sets coming out on this holiest of holy days, New Movie Tuesday. This week we get to take… more

SNL Recap: Anne Hathaway

For your funny bone’s sake we hope you elected to tune in to Mandroid last night on Comedy Central. We know that if you did you chose to watch it… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 11/11

Pickstarter returns to once again highlight the best and brightest in crowdfunded projects this week. Today we’re talking about a fox that gets abducted, a girl and her robot, and… more

Beta’d: The Halo 4 Review

If Halo is Combat Evolved, then Halo 4 truly is Halo Evolved. From the opening cinematic of the single player campaign to the completely fresh feeling multiplayer, everything about Halo… more

The Shelf: “Amazing Spider-Man,” “They Live,” Muppets and More

This week on The Shelf, our weekly look at what’s new on Blu-ray, we’re getting excited for a hi-def look at Roddy Piper’s pipes, a primary color battle for the… more

The Teaser of the Teaser Trailer for “World War Z”

Entertainment Tonight has the first footage from World War Z in a teaser for a teaser. The adaptation of Max Brooks’ novel starring Brad Pitt is in theaters June 21st, 2013…. more

NERDSWAG: Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Resin Statue Giveaway

Are you ready for Halo 4? If you’re not, you only have a few hours left to get into that Covenant crushing mind-set, since the game hits shelves at midnight… more

Pickstarter: Our Favorite Crowdfunded Projects 11/04

Congratulations! You’ve stumbled across this week’s Pickstarter (or you’ve come here on purpose. We take all kinds). This week we’re featuring a Hollywood-set webseries of intrigue and creepiness, a comic… more

The Best of Louis CK on “Saturday Night Live”

After the New York-New Jersey region was hit hard by Hurricane Sandy, Louis CK made sure his first time hosting Saturday Night Live was memorable. Here are some of my… more

Getting Second Chances: The 5 Greatest “Re-Do” Movies

Every year Americans get the gift of being allowed to relive one hour of their lives. It only happens once a year, and like most magic it comes at a… more