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Cyber Monday: Nerdist’s 3rd Annual Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway

Happy Holidays! We’re officially past Thanksgiving, in the middle of Chanukah, and now in a final countdown toward Christmas, which means it’s time to get moving on getting your family… more

See The Whole EAGLEHEART ‘Paradise Rising’ Saga At An L.A. Screening 12/13

You recently heard Chris Elliott talk about the majesty that is Eagleheart on the Nerdist Podcast. And you may know that the current season of the Adult Swim show is… 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! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more

Ron Burgundy’s Weekend: Curling, Local News, And An Address to the People Of Ireland

The Anchorman 2 hype is only increasing, with Will Ferrell… er, Ron Burgundy hitting the campaign trail and showing up, well, everywhere. And by “everywhere,” I mean, EVERYWHERE. On Sunday,… more

FAST AND FURIOUS Star Paul Walker Passes Away In Car Accident

It was too ironic for anyone to believe. When the news broke, many were like myself, under the impression that this was yet another Twitter hoax. But sadly, it has… more

Black Friday: Top 5 Movies Set in Malls

Congratulations! You survived your families, football and food yesterday. Now you get to experience the great American tradition of racking your brain to remember if your 2nd cousin like The… more

Holiday Gift Guide: Comic Book Edition

It’s Comic Book Day and chances are you’re already neck deep in preparation for tomorrow’s Turkey Day feast. But, you’d be foolish to head into Black Friday and Cyber Monday… more

Holiday Gift Guide: Movies For The Stockings

Don’t like leaving the house on Christmas to go to the movies? Trust me, I know the feeling. You’d be hard pressed to get me to leave my room during… more

NERDIST NEWS: Black Friday Spectacular and OLDBOY’s Josh Brolin

Jessica Chobot is off brining her turducken, so once again the job of hosting today’s Nerdist News fell to yours truly. In our first annual Black Friday Spectacular, we try… more

Power Puff Girls: Reimagined

  Hello, loyal citizens of Townsville. Can you believe it’s really been 15 years since the glory that was PowerPuff Girls first graced our humble airwaves? Who can forget the adorable… more

An Awkward Justice League Thanksgiving

We know the holidays can be tough. With all of the family in-fighting, mounds of food that can sometimes be unidentifiable, and dealing with people you just don’t want to… more

THE WOLVERINE: UNLEASHED with Director James Mangold

The Wolverine: Unleashed releases on Blu-ray next Tuesday. As you know from Dan’s The Wolverine review this past summer, the film does some massive course correcting from Logan’s previous solo… more

The Shelf: MST3K 25th Anniversary, RED 2, BREAKING BAD

This week’s Shelf has a DVD box set celebrating a milestone in the annals of TV comedy, a box set bidding farewell to one of the darkest shows in TV… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #118: Austin Film Festival

Ashley Miller (Thor; X-Men: First Class), Kelly Marcel (Saving Mr. Banks; 50 Shades of Gray); and Kell Cahoon (Psych; Just Shoot Me; NewsRadio). Recorded live at the Austin Film Festival… more

In the Not-Too-Distant Past: Joel Hodgson on 25 Years of MST3K

In 1988, a little local access program on Minneapolis’ KTMA in which a guy in a jumpsuit sat around watching bad movies from the station’s archives and making fun of… more

Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, and Josh Gad Talk Disney’s FROZEN

The temperatures across the country may be dropping (unless you live somewhere like the perpetually pleasant Los Angeles), but the box office is heating up, especially as Disney’s Frozen hits… more

NERDIST NEWS: Magneto Kills JFK, Daredevil’s New Digs, and Matt Smith Talks DOCTOR WHO

Thanksgiving may still be three days away, but let us braise the turkey of your brains with the finest pop culture gravy the Internet has to offer. Wait, no, that’s… more

Exclusive: In The X-Men: Days of Future Past Timeline, Magneto Assassinated JFK

The video below, which is actually a clever viral marketing tool to direct fans to, a documentary-style exploration of the famous John F. Kennedy assassination purports that … more

Review: Top 13 Things in THE DAY OF THE DOCTOR

It’s sometimes the most difficult to review a thing you love unconditionally. How can you quantify unmitigated adoration in anything approaching coherent speech? I mused on Twitter following the… more

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost Answer Your Twitter Questions

We sent Dan Casey over to London, because why not, and he managed to snag an interview with Simon Pegg and Nick Frost to celebrate the DVD and Blu-ray release… more


The short review: With slick direction, smarter writing, and a willingness to dive deeper into the books’ dystopian themes, Catching Fire is the sequel that Hunger Games fans deserve, and… more

Catching Up With Edgar Wright After The World’s End

This week saw the release of Edgar Wright’s phoenomenal finale to the Cornetto Trilogy, The World’s End, on Blu-ray and DVD. The films that Edgar has made in partnership with… more

Schlock & Awe: THE KEEP

The name Michael Mann is synonymous with gritty urban sprawl, fast-paced action, and films about the criminal underbelly; so of course that’s who you want for your supernatural horror… more

James Bonding #011: Mission Briefing

A special mission briefing about James Bonding from the Matts. Follow @JamesBondingPOD, @MattMira, and @MattGourley on Twitter!… more