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Nerdist News: More Live From WonderCon with Jason O'Mara, Simon Kinberg, and Lots of Deadpool

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Review: “The Kings of Summer” Reigns Supreme

The coming-of-age movie is certainly nothing new, nor is the semi-raunchy teen comedy, though I can’t remember the last time either made me feel as though I really were a… more

Pickstarter: A Battle of Feet

You know that old saying, “truth is stranger than fiction?” It’s a saying because it’s true. In 2007, a man in North Carolina bought a grill at an auction only… 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
 

Happy Vader’s Day with a Massive Star Wars Prize Package for Your Dad

Not all dads are perfect. Some of them cut your hand off in a lightsaber duel while trying to convert you to the Dark Side. But is that any reason… more

Weird Old Sci-Fi: “Barbarella”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r6TgV2JAeJw&w=615&h=346] The ’60s must have been an interesting time for Henry Fonda. He was one of the most wholesome… more

Jason Silva Shows Us “Awe”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QyVZrV3d3o&w=615&h=346] Our good friend Jason Silva, the host of National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games, has another mind-expanding video for… more
 

Pickstarter: A Movie About Video Games

Despite the many correct and profound reflections on art and media the late, great Roger Ebert gave to the world, one he got incredibly wrong was about video games. He… more

The Shelf: “Doctor Who” Series 7 Pt. 2, “Beetlejuice,” the Complete Series

This week, we’ve got Blu-rays and DVDs of some favorite television programs as well as some weird movies you may want to check out. The beauty of “The Shelf” is… more

More Answers to Pop Songs’ Rhetorical Questions

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TPgGELDc1bE&w=615&h=461] A couple of weeks ago, I took it upon myself to answer rhetorical questions posed by… more
 

Get Wasted with the US Trailer for “The World’s End”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ibQvQUpMTg&w=615&h=346] Can it be August yet? The American version of the new The World’s End trailer is now alive… more

John DiMaggio Talks “I Know That Voice”

John DiMaggio is one of the most sought-after and hardest-working voice actors in the biz today. He grew to prominence as the voice of Bender Bending Rodriguez on the Matt… more

Inside the World of “Sanjay & Craig”

Nickelodeon has always been on the cutting edge of original animated programming. From the early ’90s with its first three “Nicktoons,” Doug, Rugrats, and Ren & Stimpy, the network has… more
 

Review: “Epic” — 3D Visuals, 2D Script

For 3D digital animation, most people think there’s Pixar and there’s everybody else. However, there are lots of other animation studios out there doing terrific work in the… more

Interview with “Tainted Love” Creator and Star Orlando Jones

Tainted Love is a romantic comedy-action-crime=graphic novel adventure story that combines live action and motion-comic to spin its narrative. It’s the tale of boy meets girl; however, in… more

Weird Old Sci-Fi: “Ghidorah: The Three-Headed Monster”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aYwbxZN11Fs&w=615&h=461] With Pacific Rim coming out this summer, I thought I’d take a look at a Kaiju film from… more
 

Super Rad! A Talk with Christian Jacobs About “The Aquabats! Super Show!”

Orange County ska rock superheroes The Aquabats were founded in 1994 and almost since their inception, front man Christian Jacobs (aka MC Bat Commander) has been attempting to bring the… more

The Shelf: “The Last Stand,” “My Neighbor Totoro,” “Howl’s Moving Castle”

It’s a jam-packed week of Blu-ray and DVD releases this week with action, horror, adventure, comedy and Hayao Miyazaki. Hooray! The Last Stand [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=… more

Doctor Who Review: “The Name of the Doctor” (SPOILERS)

Wait, so this WASN’T the 50th Anniversary special? It’s an episode in which every single incarnation of the Doctor we know (and also…) is featured, and in a way that… more
 

Watch “Set List” for YouTube Comedy Week

Beginning Sunday, May 19th, YouTube will be holding a seven-day comedy extravaganza, YouTube Comedy Week, featuring some of the best and brightest of internet funny-making. The Nerdist Channel is among… more

Interview with “Last Man Standing” Writer/Artist Dan LuVisi

In 2010, Dan LuVisi’s massive graphic tome Last Man Standing: Killbook of a Bounty Hunter was released, detailing the history, world, and characters of LuVisi’s Last Man Standing comic series… more

“Arrow” Season One Hits the Bullseye

On principle, if somebody tells me there’s going to be another DC superhero program on the CW network, I’m going to be a bit cautious. Smallville had an… more
 

Interview with “We’re Alive” Creator KC Wayland

We’re Alive is brand new to the Nerdist Podcast Network, but it’s by no means a new show. For three seasons, the survivors of the zombie apocalypse have done their… more

Vin Diesel’s Glowing Eyes Are Back in First “Riddick” Trailer

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDxDEjDMreA&w=615&h=346] The perpetual space fugitive Richard B. Riddick, played by the gravelliest voice in the business, Vin Diesel, is… more

Seattle International Film Festival Preview

If you’re in the Seattle area, or want to make a pilgrimage there, from May 16th to June 9th but don’t really know why or what you’d do there, then… more