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Own This Awesome LEGO MOVIE Mondo Poster

Attention, all of you LEGO die hards and poster hoarders out there: The LEGO Movie is officially out today, and to commemorate the first official LEGO theatrical release, artist Tom… more

Review: THE MONUMENTS MEN

George Clooney’s The Monuments Men is less Schindler’s List and more Kelly’s Heroes. This is a rollicking and almost innocent take on World War II that is safely without extreme… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more
 

Time Lapse Shows the View From REAR WINDOW in 3 Minutes

Alfred Hitchcock was known as the “Master of Suspense.” When it comes to film theory and criticism, it’s hard to find a director who is more analyzed and dissected… more

Fight to Survive and Win a Copy of AFTER THE DARK

Inevitably, the dystopian future will be completely game-ified, if The Hunger Games and The Running Man and Battle Royale and so forth have even a grain of truth to them (… more

Review: A FIELD IN ENGLAND is a Mushroom Trip to Hell

Ever since I first saw the trailer for Ben Wheatley’s newest film, A Field in England, and heard murmurings about it from the press in Britain, where it was released… more
 

Screen Junkies Imagines What Jesse Eisenberg’s Lex Luthor Might Be Like

When it was announced last week that Academy Award nominee Jesse Eisenberg had been cast as Superman’s best known nemesis Lex Luthor in Zack Snyder’s Batman vs. Superman, the… more

AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Sets Paul Bettany to Play The Vision

Rumors have been swirling about British actor Paul Bettany ever since news broke that he was signing on to Joss Whedon’s hotly anticipated Avengers sequel, Avengers: Age of Ultron. While… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 2/6/14

Controversy abounds like it always does on the Internet. Conspiracies about the Super Bowl, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, the Red Hot Chili Peppers at the Super Bowl, Jerry Seinfeld,… more
 

Oscar Review: THE LIVE-ACTION SHORTS

How many children in peril can we possibly see? That is a common theme in the Academy Award-nominated live-action short films every year. If it’s not cancer, it’s school shootings…. more

Over 50 Filmmakers Crowdsourced Their Own Remake of ROBOCOP

Earlier this year, I posted a trailer here at Nerdist for something called Our RoboCop Remake. Over 50 filmmakers got together chopped up RoboCop fifty or so different ways and… more

Getting Acquainted With MONUMENTS MEN’s Bob Balaban

In Monuments Men, a film filled with talented multi-hyphenates, one actor manages to carve out the most endearing and unsurprising performance of all. Bob Balaban’s performance as Preston Savitz, a… more
 

Isabelle Fuhrman, Stacy Keach Added to Feature Adaptation of Stephen King’s CELL

This morning, Variety reported that The Hunger Games and Orphan actress Isabelle Fuhrman and veteran character actor Stacy Keach, most recently seen in Nebraska, have joined the cast of Cell,… more

Evangeline Lilly May Be Joining ANT-MAN Cast

Evangeline Lilly recently rocked an almost superheroic role as the fierce elf Tauriel in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, and now she may be joining the Marvel cinematic universe…. more

Report: FANTASTIC FOUR Director Josh Trank Denies Female Doctor Doom

It was a pretty big day yesterday for fans of The Fantastic Four. Various rumors began circulating regarding a wide variety of actors coming in to screen test for key… more
 

HORRIBLE BOSSES Director Seth Gordon To Direct Black List Script QUEEN OF HEARTS

OddLot Entertainment, the production company that brought us Ender’s Game, The Way Way Back, and Drive, has picked up Stephanie Shannon’s script Queen of Hearts and has signed… more

James Bonding #0016: LIVE AND LET DIE with Paul F. Tompkins

Paul F. Tompkins returns to James Bonding to discuss Live And Let Die! Follow @JamesBondingPOD, @MattMira, and @MattGourley on Twitter!… more

Topher Grace Launches CEREAL PRIZE Site With Amazing THAT ’70S SHOW/LAND OF THE LOST Mashup

Imagine finding a box full of old VHS and Betamax tapes and discovering a treasure trove of marvelous entertainment gems. Thanks to Topher Grace, star of That ’70s Show and… more
 

Odd City Releases Limited Edition TRUE ROMANCE Print

It’s hard to believe it’s been just over twenty years since True Romance was released. Arguably one of both Quentin Tarantino and Tony Scott’s best films, True… more

Review: THE LEGO MOVIE

To get the controversy off my chest: Yes, The LEGO Movie carries a brand name right in the title. Yes, it could easily be accused of being a 90 minute… more

Rumor: Lex Luthor’s Role in BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN Revealed?

El Mayimbe over at Latino-Review, king of the fanboy movie scoops, has dropped a fairly detailed one about just what to expect from our new Lex Luthor, in the form… more
 

Charlie Day on HORRIBLE BOSSES 2, ALWAYS SUNNY, and More

You know Charlie Day from It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia, and you know he hit the big screen as Jennifer Aniston’s victim in 2011′s Horrible Bosses. A sequel to… more

Grant Heslov Embraces Optimism with THE MONUMENTS MEN

During World War 2, Adolf Hitler’s Nazi forces were plundering the culture and art of occupied Europe. Hitler’s intent was to create the largest museum of artistic works the world… more

Oscar Review: THE WOLF OF WALL STREET

Witney Seibold’s run through the Best Picture nominees arrives here at what he terms the “best film of the Best Picture nominees that doesn’t stand a chance at winning”…. I… more