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Report: Look Who’s Screen Testing for Fox’s FANTASTIC FOUR Reboot

It’s clobberin’ time! Well, at least for comment sections across the land it is, because multiple outlets are reporting that Fox’s Josh Trank-directed reboot of Fantastic Four has begun a… more

Nerdist Talks to LEGO Wonder Woman Cobie Smulders

Between How I Met Your Mother, The Avengers and a cameo appearance in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, Cobie Smulders is all over the biggest properties in… 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


Ever since their launch in 2007, Warner Brothers’ DC Universe direct-to-DVD movies have been a gift for longtime comic fans. Not all their movies hit the mark, but when they… more

#WillFerrellProblems: Too Many LEGOs?

Since it was announced last week that a Ghostbusters LEGO set would be coming out in honor of the 30th anniversary, what Will Ferrell movie would he like to see… more

300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE Fan Event Packs a Huge 3-Dimensional Punch

Last night’s brief “300: Rise of an Empire 3D Fan Event” flexed enough 3-dimensional cinematic muscle to put this fan chomping at the bit to see more. Though the screening… more

Nerdist Podcast: Joel Kinnaman

The new Robocop, Joel Kinnaman, hangs out with Chris to talk about being in the Robocop suit for 14 hours a day, moving from Sweden to a small town in… more

Report: Sony Talking To Seth Gordon To Direct UNCHARTED Film

Uncharted fans, do I have some beeping-frag-grenade-explosive news for you or what? According to Deadline, Sony Pictures Entertainment is negotiating with Seth Gordon to direct the live-action Uncharted film. Formerly… more


We’re excited for The LEGO Movie. We’re excited for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. And clearly, we are not alone, because some extremely talented fans took something great… more

Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller on THE LEGO MOVIE and 22 JUMP STREET

Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are busy men. The pair seem to bounce from directing major animated films like Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs to The LEGO Movie (… more

Oscar Review: 12 YEARS A SLAVE

Director Steve McQueen started his career as a still photographer, and it shows. His films to date – 12 Years a Slave, Shame, and Hunger – are obsessed with visual texture and… more

Watch A New Clip From Wes Anderson’s GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL

Ever since the critically acclaimed Moonrise Kingdom left theaters, whatever director Wes Anderson was working on next was inevitably going to be highly anticipated. Even if Anderson switched gears and… more


There’s something really special on The Shelf this week: an Oscar nominated movie, you guys! How do you like that? Also, there’s a very stupid action movie with some old… more


The movie adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s novel Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is still undead and kicking. Though it’s been stuck in a development spiral since 2009, it seems to… more

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Star Chris Pratt On Playing a Hero Both Animated and Live Action

When Chris Pratt first appeared on NBC’s Parks and Recreation, we got to know him as Andy, the lovable doofus next door. He’s since appeared in small roles… more

ENDER’S GAME Film Producers Hosting A STARCRAFT II Tournament

You can easily see the similarities between Ender’s Game and StarCraft, as the movie depicts a boy presumedly playing a StarCraft-like game with what would be a Kinect in front… more


Following its Super Bowl teaser and trailer, Marvel is now serving up a brand new international trailer for Captain America: The Winter Solder: While, for the most part, this is… more

Oscar Review: PHILOMENA

Of the Best Picture nominees, this one baffles me the most: Stephen Frears’ Philomena is a smaller, twee-er movie when compared to its contemporaries, and while it does deal with… more

Elizabeth Banks Talks LEGO and Directing PITCH PERFECT 2 at THE LEGO MOVIE Premiere

Elizabeth Banks is keeping herself busy. Not only is she starring in The Hunger Games series, she is also the voice of Wyldstyle, a character in The LEGO Movie whom… more

Enemies Unite In THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Super Bowl Trailer

The latest trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 gives us a closer look at Max Dillon and how he became the Spider-Man adversary known as Electro. There’s also a small… more

Check Out Some All New Teasers For NEED FOR SPEED

Following our recent visit to the set, and with its release a little over a month away, check out the latest television spot and trailer for Dreamworks’ upcoming adaptation of… more

The Dinobots Arrive In The First Clip From TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION

It’s been three long years since we last got a taste of Michael Bay’s world of the Transformers, and many wondered how the king of big time action… more

THE MUPPETS MOST WANTED Gets Reviewed by the Internet in Super Bowl Commercial

As everyone knows, there’s nothing but the truth on the Internet, which is exactly why The Muppets Most Wanted once again brought the wise professional opinions of the Internet’s finest… more

Major Action In the CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER Super Bowl Trailer

Our pal Steve Rogers is going to have his hands full in his next adventure, as indicated in the Super Bowl trailer for Captain America: The Winter Soldier. The drama… more