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THE LAST OF US is Getting a Movie Adaptation

Has Naughty Dog’s survival horror masterpiece The Last of Us seized control of your brain like so much Cordyceps fungus? Well, you’ll be pleased to learn that Screen Gems is… more

Check Out The First Full Length Clip From CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER

With less than a month to go before the release of the highly anticipated Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Marvel has released the first full length clip from the film…. 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

Artists Tackle X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST Posters

X-Men: Days of Future Past is bringing together different timelines, new alliances, and what appears to be more mutants than we’ve seen in any of the other X-Men films. In… more

The Official OCULUS Trailer and a New Poster Are Here

Slowly but surely, the folks behind the new horror thriller Oculus, set to debut on April 11, have been treating horror fans to little glimpses (pun intended) of the upcoming… more


Alejandro Jodorowsky is one of my favorite filmmakers, having directed the cult-beloved spiritual freakouts El Topo (1970), The Holy Mountain (1973), and the truly unusual NC-17-rated horror film Santa Sangre (… more

Schlock & Awe: THE ASPHYX

’70s horror films are possibly my favorite kind of horror. There was a sensationalism about them and a desire to push the envelope that I find incredibly enjoyable. One of… more


Last week, you drooled over the full trailer for the new Godzilla movie, which looked amazing and dark and full of scares. This week on Awesomely Bad Movies, I take… more

Nerdist News: GAME OF THRONES Event, TRANSFORMERS 4, and Twitch Mobile Game Streaming!

Hey there, friends, and happy Ash Ketchum Wednesday from the whole gang here at Nerdist News! You can celebrate by enjoying today’s episode, in which we tell you where you… more

Great Scott! HUVr Tech’s Viral Hover Board Video a Funny or Die Hoax

For those of you who’ve already invested millions in HUVrTech, the supposed inventor of the Back to the Future-like hover board, you might want to see if you can get… more

A Closer Look at Oh My Disney & Mondo’s “Nothing’s Impossible” Show at SXSW

“Nothing’s Impossible”, the show opening at the Mondo Gallery during SXSW, continues to ramp up for its opening this Friday, March 7th. As you’ve seen in our preview, the… more

Robert Rodriguez Talks About Turning FROM DUSK TILL DAWN Into a Series and More

With its March 8th world premiere at SXSW and March 11th series premiere on the El Rey Network only days away, things are starting to heat up for the television… more

Bear McCreary on KNIGHTS OF BADASSDOM, Heavy Metal, and ANIMAL HOUSE

When it came to scoring his latest project, the funny and charming Knights of Badassdom, composer Bear McCreary took the earnest approach. In a film marked by succubi, magic enchantments… more

Hugh Jackman Talks ‘Inevitable’ Wolverine Recasting

While visiting the set of X-Men: Days of Future Past recently, IGN got this juicy soundbite out of one Hugh Jackman about his future as the short and furry mutant,… more

[Update] The First Trailer For TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION Has Arrived!

After taking the last couple years off from the franchise to go hang with some Florida body-builders, Michael Bay has returned with the latest installment in his mega-hit robot franchise,… more

Watch New Deleted Scenes From THOR: THE DARK WORLD With Disney Movies Anywhere

Disney’s new digital storage service, Disney Movies Anywhere, launched recently, and, besides letting you watch Disney and Pixar films from your computers and devices, you can also view Marvel movies…. more

Nerdist News: Batman: ARKHAM KNIGHT, Apple CarPlay, Real Hoverboards, and GOTHAM’s Young Bruce Wayne!

It’s Fat Tuesday, and this episode of Nerdist News is fat with value! For the low, low price of your time we’re giving you a look at the latest Arkham… more

Zack Snyder Says He Saved WATCHMEN From The Terry Gilliams of the World

Where there are films based on books and comics, there are arguments about who could have told the on-screen interpretation better. It’s inevitable. When it comes to Watchmen, Joel Silver… more

New CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER Spot Promises High Stakes Action and More

After an explosive promo for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. that promises game changing implications for the MCU, Marvel has released a brand new television spot for… more

EXCLUSIVE Photos From IFC Midnight’s Thriller THE DEN

The new tech-thriller The Den, directed by Zachary Donohue and starring Melanie Papalia, hits select theaters and VOD next Friday, and we’ve got your exclusive photos from the film! Written… more


A smattering of survival, sacrifice, silliness, salvation, and stupid executives cutting up movies. It’s a healthy mixture of things this week. One of these is even an Oscar winner. So,… more

Watch the First Clip From CHEAP THRILLS

What would you do to get $500? The first official clip from Drafthouse Films’ Cheap Thrills shows the stars of the movie delivering on slightly violent dares to get some… more


The Marvel Comics Cinematic Universe continues to gain a foothold in the Disney parks, as Captain America becomes the latest Avenger to join his comrades Iron Man and Thor at… more

Pickstarter: Help Finish a Ghost Apocalypse Film

You had me at “ghost apocalypse.” Jason Trost’s How to Save Us is an unfinished film wherein, “A young American man goes into hiding in Tasmania after the loss of… more