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Nerdist News: Lady Gaga Goes Gaga for Hatsune Miku

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Review: “The Kings of Summer” Reigns Supreme

The coming-of-age movie is certainly nothing new, nor is the semi-raunchy teen comedy, though I can’t remember the last time either made me feel as though I really were a… more

Weird Old Sci-Fi: “Ghidorah: The Three-Headed Monster”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aYwbxZN11Fs&w=615&h=461] With Pacific Rim coming out this summer, I thought I’d take a look at a Kaiju film from… 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
 

Take Your Home from Stark to Tony with an Iron Man 3 Mark 42 Life-Size Statue

So, imagine you’ve just moved into a new home with a lovely foyer and everything looks perfect. Well, almost perfect. There’s that spot by the staircase that just seems, well,… more

Hi-Yo Silver! It’s a New “The Lone Ranger” Trailer!

A brand new trailer for Disney’s The Lone Ranger galloped into our lives yesterday after presumably leaping from an exploding train that was carrying bars of gold to Microsoft shareholders… more

Boldly Go Into Darkness with Star Trek’s Chris Pine

Arguably the most anticipated film of the summer season (it’s tied with Iron Man 3 , Man of Steel, and Pacific Rim), Star Trek Into Darkness marks Chris Pine’s second time… more
 

“Star Trek Into Darkness” Review: Eye-Popping Action at Warp Speed

Note: while I endeavored to avoid them, this review may contain mild spoilers The short review: Visually stunning and occasionally logically lacking, Star Trek Into Darkness is nothing else if… more

Approaching Warp Speed with Star Trek Into Darkness’ John Cho

Whether he is accelerating the USS Enterprise to warp speed or desperately trying to get an oversized bag of tiny hamburgers and escape Neil Patrick Harris, John Cho is always… more

Seattle International Film Festival Preview

If you’re in the Seattle area, or want to make a pilgrimage there, from May 16th to June 9th but don’t really know why or what you’d do there, then… more
 

“Now You See Me”‘s First 4 Minutes: Magic! Piranhas! A Heist!

Giving off a Zombieland-meets-Ocean’s Eleven by way of Burt Wonderstone vibe, Louis Leterrier’s Now You See Me, a heist/thriller centering around a group of magicians whose most impressive trick… more

“Iron Man 3″ Review: For Tony Stark, the Third Time’s the Charm

 (Note: this review may contain mild spoilers) The short review: Iron Man 3 isn’t a perfect movie, but it may just be the best Marvel movie yet thanks to its… more

The Collection: CapeTown Film Fest and Chewbacca Baseball

Here’s a quick dip into The Collection for a few items that end up relating to each other. Let’s look: First, if you’re in the Los Angeles area this week,… more
 

Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely Talk “Pain & Gain”, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”

In 1999, journalist Peter Collins wrote a series of articles for the Miami New Times about a group of bodybuilders-turned-criminals who had their hands in everything from kidnapping to extortion… more

Robopocalypse Now: Check Out These New “Pacific Rim” Posters

As the summer tentpole season kicks off in force with the releases of big budget sci-fi flicks like Oblivion, After Earth and, the seriously excellent Iron Man 3 (I’ve seen… more

EXCLUSIVE: Fan-Made “Man of Steel” Opening Credits Pack a Punch

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFRdDjpBAFA?rel=0] Most of us can’t wait to see some of the summer’s biggest blockbusters, but have you ever been so eager… more
 

“Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope,” 1-Minute Speedrun Edition

Typically, the term “speedrun” is applied to fanatical gamers trying their damnedest to make it through a video game in the shortest time possible (I’m lookin’ at you, guy who… more

The Unique Fighting and Driving of Jack Reacher

Recently, a press event was held at the Paramount lot which showcased the stunt performers and sequences for the Tom Cruise film Jack Reacher, which is out today for Digital… more

Zounds! Marvel’s “Thor: The Dark World” Gets a New Poster

While the Guardians of the Galaxy rumor mill continues to work overtime, the rest of the Marvel Universe isn’t just resting on its Herculean laurels. Today, Disney released a brand… more
 

Braving the Post-Apocalypse with “Oblivion” Director Joseph Kosinski

Judging by television commercials alone, it seems like the world is going to hell in hand basket – or in the case of Joseph Kosinksi’s Oblivion, it already did. Part… more

Watch Ryan Reynolds Die in the “R.I.P.D.” Trailer

While it may appear that someone put Rooster Cogburn, Ghostbusters and Men in Black into a blender, R.I.P.D. is so much more than what it seems. Based… more

Jamie Foxx’s “Amazing Spider-Man 2″ Electro Costume Revealed!

Sitting somewhere between Hipster Darth Sidious and Dr. Manhattan’s Avatar love child, the newly leaked photos of Jamie Foxx as Electro in Marc Webb’s upcoming The Amazing Spider-Man 2 are,… more
 

Brad Pitt and Marc Forster Showed Us Nearly 20 Minutes of “World War Z”

As I mentioned when we revealed the new film poster, I spent the day at Paramount recently, where producer/star Brad Pitt and director Marc Forster treated us to nearly… more

Marvel Casts Dave Bautista as Drax in “Guardians of the Galaxy”

The search for the meatiest member of Nerdist podcast guest James Gunn’s forthcoming Guardians of the Galaxy is over – and, no, I’m not talking about Rocket Raccoon, he’s more… more

Colin Trevorrow to Direct “Jurassic Park 4″

Break out the Barbasol and start brushing up on your Compsognathus physiology because Jurassic Park 4 has found a director in Colin Trevorrow. After making his feature-length directorial debut in… more