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Nan Lawson’s Fandom Art Portraits are a Tumblr Wet Dream

Tumblr and fandoms go together like Mulder and Scully, like a Doctor and his companion, like Suzy and Sam. The microblogging social network and the legions of nerds that populate… more

Oscar Review: HER

Witney has been handicapping and reviewing each of the nine films nominated for this year’s Best Picture Oscar. Today, he looks at Spike Jonze’s Her, declared by Nerdist to be… 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

X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST Future Sentinel Design Changes, Explained

The release of X-Men: Days of Future Past is just four months away, and this means we’re entering the heavy promotion phase. To that end, Empire Magazine recently unveiled 25… more

Red Band A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST Trailer Debuts Online

Yesterday the internet was graced with 8 new posters for Seth MacFarlane’s A Million Ways to Die In The West. This morning, the red-band trailer has appeared online, and… more

STAR TREK IV: THE VOYAGE HOME Blooper Reel Is Priceless

Blooper reels are one of the highlights of any DVD or Blu-ray’s special features. It’s almost standard business now, but what about all the older films that hit video stores… more


Last July (jeepers, where does the time go?) a bunch of journalists, including myself, were invited to Marvel Studios in Manhattan Beach, CA, to bear witness to one of the… more

A Roundup Of FROZEN Parodies, Featuring ‘Do You Want to Hide A Body?’

As we reported earlier, a singalong version of Disney’s Frozen will be hitting theatres this coming weekend. It seems like the song “Let It Go” is everywhere! A super clever… more

Report: THOR 3 Adds Two Writers

It looks like Marvel Studios is keeping it all in the family, hiring their senior VP of production and development Craig Kyle to co-write the third installment in the Thor… more

DARK TROOPERS Short Shows Off the Sexy Side of Lightsabers

Besides being one of the coolest weapons in any galaxy, the lightsaber is beautiful. The part where it’s dangerous and used to cut off arms and limbs on every planet… more

The NOAH Super Bowl Trailer: An ‘Untold Story?’

Well, this is confusing. Darren Aronofsky’s upcoming epic film version of the ark tale, Noah, is heralded as an “untold story,” which I think would be inaccurate on so many… more

Paul Williams Gives Update on PAN’S LABYRINTH Musical

This Sunday, musician and Nerdist podcast guest Paul Williams, who was a Grammy winner for his contributions to Daft Punk’s Random Access Memories, gave an update on the recently announced… more


Hammer Films were the undisputed kings of British horror in the 1960s and ’70s, but Amicus Productions wanted a piece of the action too. Amicus was most famous for their… more

Oscar Review: GRAVITY

Witney has been reviewing and making book for the nine films nominated for the Best Picture Oscar. Today: Gravity. When Gravity was released back in October, critics all over the… more

New Details For Disney’s FROZEN Sing-Along

With massive critical acclaim, over $800 million at the world-wide box office and the #2 spot on our best films of 2013 list, there’s no denying Disney’s Frozen… more

10 Reasons To Enter For A Chance To Meet MARK HAMILL And GEORGE LUCAS

George Lucas and Mark Hamill are on a quest to fulfill their duties as IRL-Jedi, guardians of peace in the galaxy. Kyle recently gave us the lowdown on the once-in-a-lifetime… more

Visit the Set of NEED FOR SPEED With Aaron Paul and Scott Waugh

If New York is the city that doesn’t sleep, then Detroit is clearly the city that should be put to sleep. As I look out the window of the bus… more

Check Out 8 New Posters For Seth MacFarlane’s A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST

Coming off all the hype of his freshman film, Ted, things seem to be shaping up nicely for Seth MacFarlane’s latest big screen effort, A Million Ways to Die in… more

A Brief History of Zumbrowka, Wes Anderson’s Fictional Republic

In preparation for the release of Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel (which hits theaters on March 7th), Fox Searchlight has created an educational website on the film’s fictional setting,… more

Clive Barker’s Short JACQUELINE ESS To Be Adapted Into Feature Film

British author and artist Clive Barker burst into the mainstream horror conscious with his debut feature film Hellraiser. Since then, Barker has been a staple of the horror genre as… more

Check Out Four New Stills From X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST!

Between Instagram teasers and 25 fresh collectible covers from Empire Magazine, the marketing campaign of Fox’s upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past is in full swing. But they’re… more

Check Out The First Trailer For Nicolas Cage’s Newest Film, JOE

It’s been a while since we got our last dose of Nicolas Cage goodness, of course that doesn’t include your weekly viewings of Face/Off or Raising Arizona…. more


After fans of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise had a collective heart attack at the sight of a busted children’s Halloween costume that appeared online earlier this month, photos… more

Louis C.K. Releases His 1998 Film TOMORROW NIGHT At His Website Today

Louis C.K. is at it again, and by “at it again,” I mean that he’s continuing to revolutionize production and distribution models. At noon (ET) today (Wednesday, January 29th),… more