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Doctor Who Review: “The Angels Take Manhattan” (SPOILERS)

How do you say goodbye to people you’ve spent your whole life with? Furthermore, how do we say goodbye to characters we’ve watched for two and a half… more

50 Years of James Bond – The Best & Worst

This year marks the 50th anniversary of a very beloved British screen icon. No, not Doctor Who, silly; that’s next year. James Bond, of course! On October 6th, 1962,… 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

Watch Classic “Doctor Who” at NerdMelt This Weekend!

If you’re in the Los Angeles area Saturday at 2pm and want to do something Doctor Who-related (and who doesn’t), then please come out to the NerdMelt Showroom in the… more

Doctor Who Review: “The Power of Three” (SPOILERS-ISH)

Somebody needs to remind Chris Chibnall that he’s supposed to write the Doctor Who episodes people don’t really like. He’s written two of the last four stories… more

Win Tickets to Justin Willman’s “Tricked Out” in LA!

The Nerdist’s favorite magician, Justin Willman, host of Magic Meltdown on the Nerdist Channel, is bringing his one man show, Tricked Out, to Los Angeles’ Club Nokia on Saturday, Sept…. more

New Trailer: “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”

After the recent announcement that Peter Jackson’s 3D, 48 frames-per-second adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit would be split into three parts instead of the originally-proposed two, anticipation… more

Doctor Who Review: “A Town Called Mercy” (MINOR SPOILERS)

It has been said elsewhere that the TARDIS is not simply a time and space machine; it is also a genre machine: Step out of its familiar blue doors and… more

DVD “Who”sday – September 2012

So it’s not Tuesday; sue me. September sees the last (for awhile anyway) month with two Classic Doctor Who DVD releases. We’re running down the list of unreleased stories,… more

Doctor Who Review: “Dinosaurs on a Spaceship” (SPOILERS)

I have to confess; when I heard the title of episode two of Series 7 of Doctor Who was to be “Dinosaurs on a Spaceship,” I was a bit cautious…. more

Dissecting Trailers: “Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters”

Abraham Lincoln hunted vampires, Red Riding Hood hunted werewolves, and next year Jack will be killing giants, so I suppose it was only a matter of time before yet another… more

“Asylum of the Daleks” Review (SPOILERS APLENTY)

Come hither, ye Whovians, and rejoice! Doctor Who has, after a 9-month hiatus, returned to our screens and has done so in style. “Asylum of the Daleks” was exactly what… more

Doctor Who Series 7 Posters

In keeping with Steven Moffat’s assertion that Series 7 (or at least the first five episodes) of Doctor Who is going to be like five blockbuster films, the Beeb has… more

Kanderson’s Fave Who Part 3: New Series Top 20

You may have noticed it’s been a few weeks since my top 10 classic series Doctor Who stories went up, and I said then that I’d be doing… more

Dissecting Trailers: “Bullet to the Head”

Sylvester Stallone is 66 years old. Take a moment to reflect on that. Sixty-six!! We all know he’s leading up the team of old fogies in The Expendables 2, which… more

It’s Official! “Doctor Who” Returns Sat Sept 1st!

[youtube] After quite a long while of speculation, rumor, and hearsay, BBC America has confirmed that… more

New “Doctor Who” Series 7 Photos!

Tonight over in the United Kingdom, there was a special BFI screening of Doctor Who’s seventh series premiere. There will certainly be no spoilers here, mostly because none of us… more

DVD “Who”sday – 14 August 2012

Another month of Classic Doctor Who DVDs have arrived and, as has been the trend for most of the year, a Third Doctor story is in the mix. I’m… more

Doctor Who TV Movie to Air in 2013

While Steven Moffat and company have remained irritatingly but understandably mum about the plans for Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary, the BBC has announced another project to commemorate the event: a… more

Kanderson’s Fave Who, Part 2: Classic Who #10-1

Hello again, friends. You’ve had a few days to guess what illustrious ten stories are my very favorite in Classic Doctor Who history. The last I heard, Vegas bookmakers… more

Catch David Tennant on “Attack of the Show” Today

Today (that is, Thursday, August 2nd) on Attack of the Show, watch our own Matt Mira interview the Tenth Doctor himself, Mr. David Tennant! Doctor Who might get a mention,… more

Kanderson’s Fave Who pt 1: Classic Who #20-11

As another series of Doctor Who fast approaches (though not as fast as I would like), I started thinking about which stories from the show’s long history were most… more

RIP Mary Tamm, “Doctor Who”‘s Romana I

I’m very sad to have to again report on the passing of a beloved Doctor Who actor. Mary Tamm, who brilliantly played the first incarnation of Romana to Tom Baker’s… more

Doctor Who Comic-Con Panel Recap

If you didn’t get to see the Doctor Who panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, which I and, statistically, most of you didn’t, then check out this little recap… more