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

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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

New TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Maquettes Appear Online

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

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
 

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

NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Writers May Take On the CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE Series

Another day, another film adaptation of your favorite piece of nostalgia: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Reno 911 duo Robert Ben Garant and Thomas Lennon, prolific writers, The State and… more

BLINK TO THE FUTURE Shows How Much Fun a DOCTOR WHO/BACK TO THE FUTURE Mashup Can Be

The TARDIS and DeLorean both travel through time, so it’s only natural to think about combining Doctor Who and Back to the Future. YouTuber James Farr liked the idea so… more
 

AMA Recap: Cobbling And Batman Nipples With GEORGE CLOONEY

Today, George Clooney joined the masses on Reddit to raise money for Satellite Sentinel Project, and he spilled the beans on things like Gravity and Quentin Tarantino, and even touched… more

Find Out If The VERONICA MARS Movie Will Be Playing At A Theater Near You

The Kickstarter-funded Veronica Mars film is finally on its way, with funding of nearly $6 million from fans and distribution through Warner Brothers covered. Now, we’re less than two… more

Making the Music, Sweet Music for THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG

A sweeping fantasy film like The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug would fall flat without equally grand music and sounds. After all, we need strong themes and occasional dialogue to… more
 

STAR WARS REBELS Introduces New “Lazy” Droid, Chopper

Meet Chopper. This is the droid you’re looking for if you’re planning to watch Star Wars Rebels. He’s an essential member of the Ghost crew and is charged with keeping… more

Calling J.J. Abrams: Bill Hader’s STAR WARS Impressions are To Die For

Listen up, J.J. Abrams: Bill Hader has to voice some sort of dying non-human in your upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII. It’s not so much an ask as it… more

The Shelf: THE FIFTH ESTATE, CLOUDY 2, FRANKENSTEIN CREATED WOMAN

This week’s movies all seem to be about obsession and madmen and the monsters they create. Weird, right? I mean, sometimes things just work out that the world’s collective unconscious… more
 

Oscar Review: DALLAS BUYERS CLUB

Witney is recapping the Best Picture Oscar nominees for Nerdist. Today, it’s Dallas Buyers Club… In short: Go see Dallas Buyers Club for the acting. Matthew McConaughey has been gunning… more

Watch the MAN AT ARMS Forge Ed Elric’s Spear from Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Every other Monday, one bold blacksmith makes metallurgic magic on the YouTube series Man at Arms. That man is Tony Swatton, and this week, he has set his sights on… more

NASA’s Robonaut 2 Busts Some Groundbreaking Moves

Just like a human doing “The Robot” is funny, so too is a robot doing “The Human”. This video, created by SPACE.com, was edited together to showcase the wide… more
 

Loki Dons The Captain America Suit

After smashing box office expectation and easily surpassing its predecessor in overall reception, Thor: The Dark World must now face its newest challenge: home video. Of course, like always, Marvel’s… more

Elizabeth Banks to Direct PITCH PERFECT 2

Multi-hyphenate turned triple-threat Elizabeth Banks adds “director” to her business card, as she plans to make her feature directorial debut with Pitch Perfect 2. Banks co-starred in and produced the… more

Nerdist News: Costumes, Commentary and Dan Casey!

Jessica Chobot is reenacting Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, but because he plays by the rules, Dan Casey is still in gym class right now. Or… he’s hosting today’s Nerdist News!… more
 

Which Movie Trailers Can We Expect on Super Bowl Sunday?

Nearly everyone watches the Super Bowl. Even if you don’t follow sports, you’ll probably turn it on at some point this Sunday to catch some of the commercials. (… more

Oscar Review: CAPTAIN PHILLIPS

Paul Greengrass doesn’t make movies like other directors. His films – whether mainstream action capers like his Bourne movies or political-baiting ground-level actioners like United 93 or Bloody Sunday – are all… more

25 X-MEN DAYS OF FUTURE PAST Characters Being Highlighted Today

Guys, it’s happening. Today may be a day many X-Men fans shed tears of joy, because the beautiful X-Men: Days Of Future Past madness has begun. We already knew a… more
 

Lana Del Rey Sets the Mood in New MALEFICENT Trailer

If you were watching the Grammys last evening, you might have noticed a little trailer pop up for Walt Disney Studios’ upcoming film, Maleficent. Not only does the sneak peek… more

WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE Trailer: Is Jean-Claude Van Damme a Comedian Now?

International martial artist and king of the Belgians Jean-Claude Van Damme has made a comedy film, and frankly, the whole thing looks super nuts. There’s a plane-crashed office retreat gone… more

An 8-Bit Version Of THE BIG LEBOWSKI

Time to roll up the rugs and fix yourself a White Russian – thanks to Cinefix, we’re going bowling with The Big Lebowski in glorious, full-color 8-bit. Don’t even think… more