Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

 

Nerdist Podcast: Lewis Black

The hilarious Lewis Black sits down with Chris to talk about the process of writing “edgy” material, the importance of keeping busy as you get older, his shows being a destination for family outings and his newest special Old Yeller! Click on the banner to shop at Amazon.com and support the show!              … more

Relativity Challenges Kids to Design a Video Game for EARTH TO ECHO

Kids today (said the old man) are clearly more adept at electronics and technology than even we were growing up, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they understand the science behind… 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 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
 

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

The Shelf: BIG BAD WOLVES, DOCTOR WHO, SORCERER

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

Nerdist News: X-MEN Spin-offs, FARSCAPE Updates, and Joss Whedon’s Newest Film

Welcome back from Coachella/Wondercon/Easter/Game of Thrones weekend, everyone! We had a phenomenal time meeting you all in person in Anaheim this weekend — special thanks to those… more
 

Trailer: THE ROVER Promises Brooding, Violence, and Killer Accents

Just as Guy Ritchie-style London crime dramas were the toast of the town in the late ’90s/early ’00s, the Australian outback is the new gritty canvas against which audiences… more

Schlock & Awe: NIGHT OF THE LEPUS

Remember those 1950s and ’60s movies about giant, radioactive creatures that terrorized cities and stuff? Like ants in Them!, the grasshoppers in The Beginning of the End, or the myriad… more

Awesomely Bad Movies Heats Up THE BURNING

It’s another episode of my webseries Awesomely Bad Movies, the show in which I skewer weird and/or ungood movies for the betterment of society and the youth of the… more
 

‘Brothers’ Unite in New TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Promo

Viewers of Sunday night’s MTV Movie Awards got a tiny peek at more of producer Michael Bay and director Jonathan Liebesman’s take on the four green guys with weapons who… more

New TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION Television Spot

On the MTV Movie Awards Sunday night, a new 30 second teaser spot for Michael Bay’s Transformers: Age of Extinction aired. It’s not a whole lot of new footage, but… more

Check Out A New Image from GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

If there’s one thing we already know about the titular team of intergalactic ne’er-do-wells from James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy, it’s that they sure do like to strike a… more
 

Schlock & Awe: WOMEN IN CAGES

Attention, American women: Do not move to the Philippines, start dating a pimp, get hooked on opiates, and agree to take the fall for crimes you didn’t commit. If… more

ZERO CHARISMA Hits DVD Shelves Today

It scored a number of hit points at South by Southwest in 2013, and audiences rolled the dice when it was released on-demand, but now Zero Charisma, the first film… more

Rampant Remakery: YOJIMBO vs. A FISTFUL OF DOLLARS

In 1963, Italian director Sergio Leone saw Akira Kurosawa’s 1961 film Yojimbo,  several times, if the reports are to be believed.  Leone was so inspired by this film that… more
 

Win Tickets to See OCULUS in Lots of Cities

You see what it wants you to see, and this weekend, the new horror movie Oculus wants you to see it. The film sees Karen Gillan as a young woman… more

CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER Is Exactly the Movie Marvel Needed to Make

I’d been really looking forward to Captain America: The Winter Soldier since they announced it, and doubly so since an early press day last July in which the creators spoke… more

Nerdist News Exclusive: Jessica Chobot Interviews CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER Writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely

You and the Captain make it happen, but who makes Steve Rogers come to life on the big screen? Well, before Chris Evans gets to handsome it up on screen… more
 

Exclusive: Ah-Ha! A New Clip from ALAN PARTRIDGE

Nobody’s had more career ups and downs than television chat show host-turned-local 4:00 am radio DJ-turned-satellite radio host Alan Partridge, but just as things look to be turning around… more

TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES Recasts Leonardo and Splinter with Johnny Knoxville and Tony Shalhoub

The radioactive ooze that transformed ordinary turtles into Italian cuisine-loving, sewer-dwelling Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is evidently transforming some of the actors behind Paramount’s forthcoming Michael Bay-produced, Jonathan Liebesman-directed Teenage… more

Schlock & Awe: THE VAMPIRE LOVERS

I’ve made no secret, or tried for that matter, of the fact that my favorite horror movies as a rule were made in the ’50s and ’60s by Hammer Films… more
 

Interview: Gavin McInnes on HOW TO BE A MAN, Fatherhood, and Terrible Advice

Not to be confused with the Steve Harvey book-turned-movie Think Like a Man, the new film How to Be a Man stars Gavin McInnes as Mark McCarthy, a former comedian… more

The Shelf: ANCHORMAN 2, 47 RONIN, BROADCHURCH Season 1

This week, comedy, drama, and action are all in ready supply to make sure your emotions are as out of whack as possible. Though, to be fair, it’s not as… more

The FX of ’79 – ALIEN

And so, friends and countrymen (but not Romans, because what did they ever do for us?!), we come to the end of this series, and what an interesting journey it… more