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Nerdist News: JURASSIC WORLD Updates, FLASH GORDON Reboot, and Google Time-Travel!


MIFVOTD 4/22/14: It’s Not Pitbull – It’s Amy Poehler

Today’s Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day is Billy On The Street’s latest game, called “It’s Not Pitbull – It’s Amy Poehler.” The entire game is Billy Eichner leading… more


Another day, another reboot/remake/sequel story. Nerdist published one just yesterday about a proposed Goonies II that’s been in the works for a million years and now may actually… 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

Dark Horse Gives Away Brian Wood’s THE MASSIVE for Earth Day

Brian Wood’s eco-disaster comic The Massive is nearing its third year, and to celebrate Earth Day, publisher Dark Horse is offering up the first four issues for free (along with… more

Period Pieces, Sci-Fi Armor, and Oscar Winning Costume Designs at FIDM Museum

Costume design is an integral part of filmmaking. Whether the story takes place in a realistic setting or a dystopian future, the costumes can make or break your movie. (Just… more

Nerdist Writers Panel #137: Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely

Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, writers of Captain America: Winter Soldier, Thor: The Dark World, The Chronicles of Narnia, and more, chat about their process, being architects of the Marvel… more

Disney Chairman Drops STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Tidbits

Speaking today at the Bloomberg and Tribeca Film Festival Business of Entertainment Breakfast Tuesday in New York, as reported by Variety, Disney Chairman Alan Horn dropped a few Star Wars … more

The First Screen Emerges From 2014′s CALL OF DUTY Game

We learned a couple of months back that the Call Of Duty franchise was switching to a three year development cycle being shared amongst three studios (Infinity Ward, Treyarch, and… more

Square Enix is Bringing THEATRHYTHM FINAL FANTASY Sequel to the West

Well, it looks like I’m going to have to learn to spell “Theatrhythm” after all – Square Enix has announced that they’re releasing Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call in the… more

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

Happy Earth Day, Earthlings, and welcome to another delicious helping of Nerdist News! On today’s episode, Jessica Chobot is spilling the deets on the latest director-star team set to tell… more

We’re Alive: Chapter 45 – Distorted Truths – Part 1 of 3

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HBO’s SILICON VALLEY Makes Real Website of Its Own “Pied Piper”

On the heels of a season two renewal, HBO’s Silicon Valley is keeping the fun going by taking a website from this current season’s plot, Pied Piper, and making an… more

Marvel Universe LIVE! Brings X-MEN, SPIDER-MAN and THE AVENGERS Together for Massive Arena Spectacular

Though X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Amazing Spider-Man, and The Avengers all have their own studios to contend with on the big screen, you can see all your favorite… more

Nintendo and Tecmo Koei to Bring Back FATAL FRAME on Wii U

Any Wii U owners who may be bummed out about the console’s exclusion from the Dragon Age: Inquisition festivities just received a perfectly justifiable reason to smile: Tecmo Koei and… more

This Fan-Made Interactive GAME OF THRONES Map is Super Helpful, Awesome

No matter how big of a fan you are of HBO’s Game of Thrones — or the George R.R. Martin novel series A Song of Ice and Fire on which… more

Will J. Jonah Jameson Appear In Marc Webb’s THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3?

With all the talk happening these days regarding Marc Webb’s upcoming sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man, it’s a wonder how anyone can find the energy to even think about the… more


This week, we’ve got Quentin Tarantino’s top film of 2013, a Doctor Who story not seen for 45 years, and the forgotten classic from one of Hollywood’s toughest filmmakers. Also,… more


While WonderCon was noticeably short on horror offerings this weekend, the convention did feature a lively panel on Saturday for director Scott Derrickson’s follow up to Sinister, the exorcism film … more

Bioware Announces DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION For October 7 Release

Bioware is taking their talents back to Thedas on October 7 in Dragon Age: Inquisition, set to hit the PS3, PS4, 360, Xbox One and PC platforms. Along with today’s… more

SON OF BATMAN: WonderCon 2014 Review

Making its world premiere this past weekend at WonderCon in Anaheim, Son of Batman is the latest DC Universe original animated film from Warner Brothers, the twentieth, in fact. Based… more

The Wrestling Compadres Take the Slamcast to WRESTLEMANIA XXX

Are you ready to ruuuuuuuuuuummmble? If you said yes, that’s great, but that tends to precede boxing matches, and today we’re going to go behind the scenes of the Superbowl… more

Your Multipass to the 8-Bit Version of THE FIFTH ELEMENT

Cinefix is back with another classic film presented to us in glorious 8 bit. This time, they’ve tackled Luc Besson’s 1997 sci-fi film The Fifth Element. Pretty much every major… more

Let’s Talk About That Cersei/Jaime Scene from GAME OF THRONES

So… Sunday night’s Game of Thrones was controversial (spoiler alert). Lots of people have been discussing “Breaker of Chains” not because of some epic battle or crazy dragon shot, but… more

Last Night On @midnight: Kerri Kenney-Silver, Nick Swardson, Marlon Wayans

Hey, look what’s back after a week off: @midnight with Chris Hardwick on Comedy Central! Last night’s triumphant return included Kerri Kenney-Silver Nick Swardson, and Marlon Wayanstalking about poop songs,… more