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A “Space Invaders” Movie: Are You F&%ing Kidding Me?

Last week, The Hollywood Reporter ran THIS story saying that producers Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Gigi Pritzker are in the process of bringing the classic arcade game Space Invaders to… more

Cold Movies for Hot Summer Days

Summer has struck with a vengeance here in Los Angeles and the rest of the U.S. It’s hard to concentrate on anything when you’ve got sweat pouring off your… 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

Matt Smith and Karen Gillan Signing In L.A.!

Los Angeles Doctor Who fans will have the opportunity to have Matt “Eleventh Doctor” Smith and Karen “Amy Pond” Gillan sign a piece of merch. That’s right, 200 lucky Whovians… more

“Torchwood: Miracle Day,” Episode 1: “The New World” Review (SPOILERS)

After I watched Torchwood’s third series, the 5-part event collectively known as “Children of Earth,” I called it a “sci-fi 24.” This was a long way from the hit-and-mostly-miss… more

Dissecting Trailers: “The Three Musketeers”

Hello again, faithful nerds! Your old pal Me here again with another installment of Dissecting Trailers. There were quite a few new trailers released this last week and they were… more

More Ideas for Films Based On Cartoons (Based On Toys)

‘Ello Nerdlers!! This weekend, the third Transformers film comes out, and it’ll make a billion dollars, despite it probably being a load of incomprehensible bollocks. Transformers was one of my… more

Neil Gaiman on Craig Ferguson!!!

In case you missed last night’s Late Late Show, here’s Neil Gaiman’s interview. What a cool dude. Don’t miss Neil on a Nerdist Podcast in the very near future. -Kanderson’s TWITTER… more

Dissecting Trailers: “Killer Elite”

This morning in IMDb, I viddied the trailer for the new action movie Killer Elite. Despite the name and general spy theme, it apparently has nothing to do with the… more

The Pitfalls of Superheroism

Greetings, Citizens of Nerdtropolis! I’ll just come right out and say it: I am tired of superhero movies. I know they make butt-ass lots of money, and some of them… more

“Torchwood: Miracle Day” – Confessional Thing

Now that we’re bereft of new Doctor Who for a few months, it’s time we turn our focus to the much-anticipated Torchwood: Miracle Day. Last week, Starz released a number… more

“A Good Man Goes To War” Review [SPOILERS!!!!!]

For an episode where a lot was going on, nothing really happened until the last few minutes.  “A Good Man Goes to War,” the mid-series finale of Doctor Who, was… more

Dalek Voice Actor Roy Skelton Dies

More sad news for Doctor Who fans: Longtime voice of the Daleks, Roy Skelton, has died of a stroke at the age of 79. Skelton’s career spanned 50 years and… more

New “Fright Night” Trailer Featuring David Tennant

The first trailer of Fright Night that came out a few weeks ago looked pretty cool, with Anton Yelchin squaring off against blood-sucking Colin Farrell, but aside from a quick… more

“The Almost People” Review: SPOILERS

Can you believe that happened? The last five minutes; WOW!  What a cliffhanger, right? Yeah, well I’m not gonna talk about that yet.  “The Almost People,” the penultimate episode… more

Full-Length “Torchwood: Miracle Day” Trailer

Hi folks! This came out last week, but I, like a fool, neglected to post it. Here we finally have a proper trailer for this summer’s Torchwood: Miracle Day. I… more

Talkin’ Bout My (Re)Generation

Seeing as there was no new Doctor Who in North America this weekend, there will be no review of a new episode of Doctor Who. Makes sense, right? Instead, today… more

“The Rebel Flesh” Review (SPOILERS, I Guess)

I think we’ve been spoiled by Moffat two-parters lately.  He has a way of making each episode feel like a separate story, with its own ebbs and flows, while… more

“The Doctor’s Wife” Review (SPOILERS)

And the early frontrunner for favorite Doctor Who Series 6 episode goes to… When I watched “The Doctor’s Wife” the first time, I wondered if I was actually enjoying… more

New Doctor Who DVDs For May 10th

Oh Hai! Two new Classic Doctor Who stories are being released on DVD this week and they are two of the most important of all time. Both are from the… more

“The Curse of the Black Spot” Review (VERY MINOR SPOILERS)

After the grandiose and often confusing two-part opening to the new series of Doctor Who, I was absolutely looking forward to “The Curse of the Black Spot,” not simply because… more

“Day of the Moon” Review – SPOILERS!!!

The second half of the series premiere of Doctor Who raised a lot more questions than answers, but it’s the beginning of the year, so it didn’t really have to… more

Doctor Who Series 1-6 Infographic

I really wish I was the one who made this, but this fantastic map of the crazy Who-timelines was done by someone named Nathan The Nerd. Well done, Mr. The… more

“Impossible Astronaut” Review (SPOILERS. Oh, So Many SPOILERS)

WARNING!!! If you haven’t seen “The Impossible Astronaut” yet, do not read this until after you have. I’m gonna get speculative on your asses! Wowzers. Talk about hitting the ground… more