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

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Ed Helms Will Be Frank Drebin in NAKED GUN Reboot

Filling the considerably large comedic shoes of Leslie Nielsen isn’t easy, but Paramount thinks Ed Helms is the man to do it. The mountainous company has announced today that Helms… more

FRIDAY THE 13th – Jason’s Best Deaths

If there’s one thing that holds true about the Friday the 13th series, this being Friday the 13th itself, is that no matter when the movies are made or what… 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
 

Drafthouse Films’ MS. 45 Re-Release Gets Poster and Clips

It’s like Death Wish but sleazier and with a female protagonist. Abel Ferrara’s Ms. 45, from 1981, is the director in all of his salacious glory, depicting a mute seamstress… more

ARROW Recap: Three Ghosts

After last week’s impressive penultimate episode of the half-season on Arrow, the denouement was going to have to deliver on a number of levels. Boy howdy, did “Three Ghosts” do… more

Schlock & Awe: SATURN 3

Sometimes you look at a list of people involved in a movie and you think, “that can’t possibly fail,” and then, it does. On paper, it ought to be an… more
 

Win Tickets to Jerry Bruckheimer Q&A Screenings in LA

Jerry Bruckheimer is one of the most prolific and successful producers in Hollywood, making big action blockbusters, taut thrillers, and some of TV’s most popular programs (C.S.I., The… more

Tarantino and Friends Animated Infographic

This is pretty darned cool. Animator Timor Barshtman posted a look at the changing faces of the recurring actors from Quentin Tarantino’s canon. There are quite a few, but strangely… more

Feast Your Eyes on the ‘Time of the Doctor’ Trailer!

And here it is! Exactly a fortnight away from Christmas and we now have our first in-motion look at the Doctor Who special, “The Time of the Doctor,” which will… more
 

New DOCTOR WHO ‘Time of the Doctor’ Pics

It is nigh on two weeks before Christmas, which means it’s nigh on two weeks until the Doctor Who Christmas special airs on BBC America at 9/8c, and we… more

Pickstarter: Help Fund Joe Dante’s New Movie BURYING THE EX

Without doubt, one of the best and most unsung directors in Hollywood is Joe Dante, the man behind such genre classics as The Howling, Gremlins, The ‘Burbs, Matinee, and many… more

The Shelf: DAY OF THE DOCTOR, DESPICABLE ME 2, MARY POPPINS

On the Shelf this week, some fun family fare for your holidays, cars driving quite quickly for the sixth time, a physicians’ pow-wow, and a couple of showdowns between men… more
 

Tom Cruise Developing New JACK REACHER Novel For Sequel

About this time last year, Tom Cruise produced and starred in writer-director Christopher McQuarrie’s Jack Reacher, an adaptation of author Lee Child’s novel One Shot, which introduced the cinematic world… more

Sign a Petition to Rename the New Planet ‘Gallifrey’

This is real, my friends. People are really doing this. There is a petition right now on Change.org to do what the Doctor hasn’t been able to do for… more

Bohemian Rhapsody: STAR WARS Edition

Sometimes YouTube is the best thing on Earth, and more often than not, it has to do with Star Wars videos. The fine folks at UAT Digital Video, the students… more
 

Sleuth for Yourself with Interactive SHERLOCK Trailer

Last week, we shared a Baker Street’s dozen new photos from the much-anticipated third series of Sherlock, which will premiere on BBC One January 1st and PBS on January 19th,… more

Watch Jim Henson’s Director’s Cut of THE DARK CRYSTAL

This is a great example of fanaticism done right. Jim Henson tried to be really weird and dark with his puppetry in the 1980s. In ’82, he released The Dark… more

Pitch This: A Vintage DC NEW FRONTIER

It’s just been announced that Gal Gadot has been cast as Wonder Woman in Zack Snyder’s Batman vs Superman project. This has got me thinking about more casting of DC… more
 

It’ll Be Back! A TERMINATOR Series In Conjunction with Film Reboot

Because the franchise has been left dormant for a whole four years (and we can’t have that), it seems that we will not only have a new Terminator film trilogy… more

Visit Ancient Westeros in New GAME OF THRONES Novella

If you’re like me, you’re laying on a tortuous bed of anticipation waiting for both the new season of HBO’s Game of Thrones and the arrival of George R.R…. more

John Goodman Reunites with the Coen Brothers for INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS

You almost can’t think of the Coen Brothers without thinking of John Goodman. The actor has been in some of the filmmaking duo’s best films, playing some of the weirdest… more
 

Bryan Singer Announces X-MEN APOCALYPSE in 2016

As official as any tweet can be, Bryan Singer, the director of next year’s hotly-anticipated X-Men: Days of Future Past has announced that 2016 will see the release of the… more

ARROW Recap: The Scientist

After a week off for Thanksgiving, Arrow returned with a brand new invention. I mean, episode. If you’ll recall, the big “dun dun DUN” moment of the last episode was… more

EXCLUSIVE: Edgar Wright Intros the Film Crit Hulk Book

This is a film fan’s dream come true: Film Crit Hulk, the syntax-smashing yet surprisingly erudite film critic from Badass Digest has authored an e-book, entitled Screenwriting 101. The book… more