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Nerdist News: More Live From WonderCon with Jason O'Mara, Simon Kinberg, and Lots of Deadpool

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Watch Darwyn Cooke’s New BATMAN BEYOND Short

DC Comics is really ramping up their focus on the Batman of the Future. Not only is Terry McGuinness one of the comic titan’s digital-only heroes, he’s also joining the… more

The Biggest Happenings in Comedy Right Now 4/19/14

Now that we have processed that Stephen Colbert replaced David Letterman next year, the focus of the comedy world can shift to other big moves that we’re made this week…. 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
 

The Shelf: TOUCH OF EVIL, DOUBLE INDEMNITY, ALICE

This week, two utter classics in the Film Noir oeuvre and one of the most disturbing versions of a children’s favorite are on The Shelf of new Blu-ray/DVD releases…. more

Happy Birthday, DOCTOR WHO’s Peter Capaldi!

While we can currently only guess at how awesome a Doctor Peter Capaldi will undoubtedly be, we do want to wish him an incredible – dare we say other-worldly? -… more

BATMAN Reanimated – Almost Got ‘Im

With 34 episodes already aired to that point, Batman: The Animated Series was flying high with its unique blend of comic book mayhem, Art Deco design, and storylines that didn’t… more
 

Cate Blanchett Gets Her Brogue on in the Latest ‘How to Train Your Dragon 2′ Trailer

I like Game of Thrones’ Daenerys Targaryen. Really, I do. And I hope she marches on King’s Landing real soon and opens up a can of fire-breathing whoop ass all… more

BATMAN Reanimated – Beware the Gray Ghost

Part of the beauty of Batman: The Animated Series is that it was made by people who grew up loving Batman. There was a real reverence not only for the… more

New Images: Bruce Timm Returns to BATMAN with Animated Short

This is big news for fans of Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League, and really any of the DC Comics television projects taking place in the “Timmverse.” Bruce Timm, the… more
 
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More Mickey Mouse! Season Two of Super Stylized Cartoon Shorts Is Coming Soon!

Mickey Mouse has been traveling the globe lately in some slick, stylized, colorful cartoon shorts, and they’re REALLY GOOD. Season One debuted in 2013 with the Parisian adventure of Croissant… more

BATMAN Reanimated – Two-Face

For a series that made a point of introducing villains who hadn’t yet been seen or heard of by most non comics-reading kids, Batman: The Animated Series really must have… more

See Deleted Shots from Ralph Bakshi’s THE LORD OF THE RINGS

Fans of whacked-out animation and rotoscoping will surely know the name Ralph Bakshi, the underground genius who gave the world such grown-up cartoons as Fritz the Cat, Heavy Traffic, and… more
 

BATMAN Reanimated – P.O.V.

From almost the beginning of Batman: The Animated Series, the creators attempted, much like in the comics, to try new things with the format and try things that broke with… more

Catch a Winged Angelina Jolie in the New MALEFICENT Trailer

Disney Insider released a new Maleficent trailer today, and it shows both a loyalty to the classic animated source material and an intriguing life of its own. Check it out:… more

The Shelf: FROZEN, SAVING MR. BANKS, AMERICAN HUSTLE

This week, we’ve got a two-time Oscar winner, a ten-time Oscar nominee, and a zero-time Oscar anything but very possibly should have had a couple. We’ve also got a movie… more
 

BATMAN Reanimated – Appointment in Crime Alley

In the last installment of this, I talked about how we finally had an episode getting to the heart of Bruce Wayne’s deepest fears, thanks to a run-in with the… more

The Shelf: INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS, TRANSFORMERS ARMADA, EL DORADO

Sort of a slight week for home video releases, but there does happen to be my favorite movie of 2013, the complete series of robots that change into stuff, and… more

BATMAN Reanimated – Nothing to Fear

So far, we’ve looked at episodes of Batman: The Animated Series that have showcased Batman’s rogues gallery more than the Dark Knight himself, be they origin stories or particularly nasty… more
 

Here’s a New Trailer for Laika’s THE BOXTROLLS

The geniuses at Laika, who brought us Coraline and Paranorman, could animate a cardboard box and we’d probably love it. So they did exactly that with the upcoming The Boxtrolls… more

Check Out The Most French Opening Ever For THE SIMPSONS

If there’s one thing you gotta love about The Simpsons, it’s its willingness to go all out on those couch gags. Over the years, the opening (and sometimes… more

GAME OF THRONES Fan-Made Intro is Equal Parts Clever and Helpful

If you’re like most fans of Game of Thrones, explaining the series’ myriad locations and endless moving parts to someone uninitiated in the world of George R.R. Martin’s fantasy… more
 

BATMAN: Reanimated – Pretty Poison

Batman: The Animated Series wrote strong women characters better than the majority of animated programs at the time, especially for what is usually considered a “boy” show. As we explored… more

POKEMON ANIMATION Making Its Way to Netflix March 1st

It looks like Ash, Pikachu and friends will be electrifying the on-demand scene very soon, as Pokémon Company International just announced a partnership with Netflix to deliver Pokémon… more

Exclusive: ‘All Your Base’ Are Belong to Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.

Robot versions of Chris Hardwick and Jessica Chobot? Check. Philosoraptor wielding a double-bladed lightsaber and doing his best Star Wars Kid impression? Check. Fantastic animation from Ron Yavnieli? Check and… more