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Nerdist News: JURASSIC WORLD Updates, FLASH GORDON Reboot, and Google Time-Travel!

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Filming for the TERMINATOR Reboot Just Kicked off in New Orleans

Principal photography for the still-unnamed Terminator reboot/sequel thing just kicked off in New Orleans today, with director Alan Taylor (Game of Thrones, Thor: The Dark World) at the helm…. more

Simon Kinberg Discusses Canon Source For New STAR WARS Films

In case you didn’t know, the Star Wars universe has different levels of canon. For example, G-canon is George Lucas canon. It primarily includes the six existing films. The Expanded… 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
 

Relativity Challenges Kids to Design a Video Game for EARTH TO ECHO

Kids today (said the old man) are clearly more adept at electronics and technology than even we were growing up, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they understand the science behind… more

FLASH GORDON Movie In Development At Fox

It’s been thirty-four years since the last big screen outing of 1930′s comic strip icon Flash Gordon, and after several fits and starts, it looks like the classic outer space… more

The PING PONG SUMMER Trailer Has a Surprising Amount of Popping and Locking

So from the looks of it, Michael Tully’s Ping Pong Summer is like a higher-energy Napoleon Dynamite set in the ’80s. Oh, and featuring breakdancing. Susan Sarandon, Lea Thompson, Amy… more
 

WonderCon Panel Recap: REBOOTS, REMAKES, REQUELS

Another day, another reboot/remake/sequel story. Nerdist published one just yesterday about a proposed Goonies II that’s been in the works for a million years and now may actually… more

Period Pieces, Sci-Fi Armor, and Oscar Winning Costume Designs at FIDM Museum

Costume design is an integral part of filmmaking. Whether the story takes place in a realistic setting or a dystopian future, the costumes can make or break your movie. (Just… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #137: Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely

Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, writers of Captain America: Winter Soldier, Thor: The Dark World, The Chronicles of Narnia, and more, chat about their process, being architects of the Marvel… more
 

Disney Chairman Drops STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Tidbits

Speaking today at the Bloomberg and Tribeca Film Festival Business of Entertainment Breakfast Tuesday in New York, as reported by Variety, Disney Chairman Alan Horn dropped a few Star Wars … more

Nerdist News: Possible STAR TREK 3 Director, DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION Trailer, and Wooly Mammoths!

Happy Earth Day, Earthlings, and welcome to another delicious helping of Nerdist News! On today’s episode, Jessica Chobot is spilling the deets on the latest director-star team set to tell… more

Marvel Universe LIVE! Brings X-MEN, SPIDER-MAN and THE AVENGERS Together for Massive Arena Spectacular

Though X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Amazing Spider-Man, and The Avengers all have their own studios to contend with on the big screen, you can see all your favorite… more
 

Will J. Jonah Jameson Appear In Marc Webb’s THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3?

With all the talk happening these days regarding Marc Webb’s upcoming sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man, it’s a wonder how anyone can find the energy to even think about the… more

The Shelf: BIG BAD WOLVES, DOCTOR WHO, SORCERER

This week, we’ve got Quentin Tarantino’s top film of 2013, a Doctor Who story not seen for 45 years, and the forgotten classic from one of Hollywood’s toughest filmmakers. Also,… more

WonderCon’s DELIVER US FROM EVIL Panel

While WonderCon was noticeably short on horror offerings this weekend, the convention did feature a lively panel on Saturday for director Scott Derrickson’s follow up to Sinister, the exorcism film … more
 

SON OF BATMAN: WonderCon 2014 Review

Making its world premiere this past weekend at WonderCon in Anaheim, Son of Batman is the latest DC Universe original animated film from Warner Brothers, the twentieth, in fact. Based… more

Your Multipass to the 8-Bit Version of THE FIFTH ELEMENT

Cinefix is back with another classic film presented to us in glorious 8 bit. This time, they’ve tackled Luc Besson’s 1997 sci-fi film The Fifth Element. Pretty much every major… more

Mondo Celebrates Laika with PARANORMAN and CORALINE Vinyl

The Laika animation studio is responsible for movies like Paranorman, Coraline, and the upcoming film The Boxtrolls. In honor of the recent Record Store Day event (on Saturday, April 19th),… more
 

The Saddest Thing At WonderCon: Super Emo Friends

It’s hard not to get caught up in the excitement of WonderCon. There were a slew of incredible collectible comics and figurines, awesome cosplays, and a swarm of nerds… more

GODZILLA Dominates WonderCon With Amazing New Footage

This weekend, Nerdist was all over WonderCon – hosting panels, filming Nerdist News, and soaking in all the cosplay, art, and news the convention had to offer. On Saturday, I was… more

THE GOONIES 2 Is in the Works with Story Reportedly Written by Steven Spielberg

Nearly 30 years after The Goonies made a mark on the childhood of millions for decades after its release, a sequel seems like it might just be on the way,… more
 

The Animation in this Video Takes Up Less Space Than OREGON TRAIL

The short video below is called The Timeless, and on the surface, it’s a clever little fly-through of urban environments and the halls of old buildings set to techno. It’s… more

Jon Favreau’s CHEF Serves Up An All New Clip Ahead of its Release

Of the many hits to come out of SXSW this past year, few made an impact the way Jon Favreau’s Chef did. The story of a restaurant chef that opens… more

You Know You Want To See The First Five Minutes Of HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2

It’s been four long years since last we got a dose of Hiccup and his dragon buddy Toothless. Now, with critical acclaim and a TV series under its belt, it’s… more