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The Trippiest Place on Earth: ESCAPE FROM TOMORROW’s Roy Abramsohn

After it made its debut at Sundance last year, director Randy Moore’s Escape From Tomorrow set the blogosphere on fire like so many dresses worn by Katniss Everdeen. Terrible similes… more

‘Mark Wahlberg’ Saves a Life at THE WALKING DEAD: ESCAPE

Mark Wahlberg (Dan Van Kirk) is quickly proving himself to be something of a renaissance man. In addition to starring in films like 2 Guns and performing stand-up comedy on… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

Comic Book Day: Read 8 Pages of Mark Waid and Max Brooks’ SHADOW WALK

Legendary Comics is distributing this special preview to those lucky so-and-sos who make their way to New York Comic Con, but because we love you and not all of us… more

7 Things You Didn’t Know About NBC’s REVOLUTION’s New Season

Last week, I got to hang out with Giancarlo Esposito and eat pizza, which was exactly how I imagined I’d be spending my Tuesday afternoon. Let me back up. Last… more

Exclusive: Dark Horse Unveils Zack Whedon’s SERENITY: LEAVES ON THE WIND

Ten years since Joss Whedon’s western-in-space cult classic Firefly went off the air, the rabidity of its fandom, better known as the Browncoats, hasn’t waned at all. Rather, since the… more

MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. Recap: The Asset

Note: this review may contain spoilers pertaining to Tuesday’s episode. They say the third time is the charm, and it appears the old adage holds true as Marvel’s Agents of… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for October 9, 2013

New York Comic Con is in full effect this week as scores of your favorite creators, artists and on-screen versions of your favorite characters make the trek to New York… more

Exclusive: GREEN LANTERN CORPS’ Bernard Chang on LIGHTS OUT, Pt. 2

Last week, the unthinkable happened on the Green Lantern homeworld of Oa: a mysterious cosmic being known as Relic appeared and decimated the Corps, destroying the Central Power Battery in… more

Exclusive: DC Comics’ CONSTANTINE #7 Preview

Despite getting his own television series, Constantine is having a typically tough go of it in the pages of his eponymous comic. A rogue agent during the Trinity War, Constantine… more

Prepare to be Thrilled and Chilled by the MONSTER MACHINE Teaser

Something spooky this way comes to the Nerdist Channel. On October 24th, from mad scientist/director/Onyx the Fortuitous Andrew Bowser (The Mother of Invention, Jimmy Tupper vs. the Goatman… more

Review: A.C.O.D. is A-OK

The short review: Unlike the far bleaker Friends With Kids, first-time director Stuart Zicherman’s A.C.O.D. manages to take rather dour subject matter and elevates it to comedic… more

MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. Recap: 0-8-4

Gamma radiation! Mid-air hijackings! Surprise Nick Fury! In a strong second episode, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. managed to course-correct from some of the missteps of… more

Exclusive: GREEN LANTERN’s Billy Tan on LIGHTS OUT, Pt. 1

Despite the frequent banter flying from Hal Jordan’s mouth, being a Green Lantern is a mostly thankless job, and one that comes with considerable occupational hazards. Even coal miners don’t… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for October 2, 2013

What a time to be a comic book fan, huh? First, they take over the movie theaters and now your home theaters as Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E…. more

Square Enix Goes to Krypton For Their NYCC Exclusive

Whether or not you loved this summer’s Man of Steel is one thing, but it’s hard not to fall head over superpowered heels for Square Enix’s New York Comic Con… more

Review: DON JON is Masturbatory in All the Right Ways

The short review: A compelling character study with a solid script and anchored by a pitch perfect cast, Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s directorial debut, Don Jon, offers up a money shot of… more


The short review: A visual smorgasbord with more puns and wordplay than an Abbott and Costello routine, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 is a capable, rollicking, and ultimately… more

Exclusive: ROBOCOP: THE LAST STAND #3 Preview

Your move, creep! Actually, right now, it’s our move, and we’re helping you take evasive maneuvers from Friday boredom with an exclusive preview of BOOM! Studios’ Robocop: The Last Stand #… more

Kneel Before Marvel’s AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Comic-Con Trailer

Those frakkin’ toasters are at it again! Wait a minute, wrong nefarious robots. That pernicious Pym tech is at it again! After months of patiently refreshing YouTube’s search bar, the… more

MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. Recap: “Pilot”

Not even late-breaking news of Commissioner Gordon getting his own television series at Fox could stop Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s momentum, as the long-awaited… more

THE BLACKLIST Review: “Pilot”

This review may contain some spoilers. To be fair, you probably should have considered that before clicking the link on the homepage. Not saying, but just saying. To put it… more

Comic Book Day: Pull List for September 25th, 2013

Man, Tuesday felt like it was never going to end, huh? Fortunately for us, it’s over, and now we can rejoice in the glory of Comic Book Day! This week… more

Prepare Your Life Model Decoys for MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.

The moment you’ve been waiting for since our beloved Agent Coulson shuffled off this mortal coil in 2012′s The Avengers is finally here: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E…. more