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Awesomely Bad Movies Steps All Over the FORBIDDEN WORLD

Hello, people who are awesome and enjoy comedy! I’m back with another episode of Awesomely Bad Movies, the YouTube show in which I take aim at the most ridiculous and… more


Sometimes, a movie title just hits you in the face and demands to be noticed. Not content to have a subtle or ambiguous name, certain films lay it all out… 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

Top 5 Ice Movies That’ll Make the Polar Vortex Seem Pretty Okay, Actually

With America caught in the grips of a deadly polar vortex, I figured it’d be a good time to highlight a handful of movies that feature icy dystopias far… more


It’s the first Shelf of the New Year and that means… that not a lot of stuff is coming out, but there’s some stuff, and that’s all any of us… more

Interview: LONE SURVIVOR’s Taylor Kitsch

As the opening narration to the Fallout game series tells us, “War never changes,” but our perspectives on it certainly do. Making a successful film about war is a challenge… more

The 10 Best Movies of 2013

Of all the Top 10 lists we’ve assembled this year, few were harder to nail down and were less divisive than deciding on our top 10 films of 2013. However,… more

Nerdist News: Top 5 Movies of 2013

Mmm-mmm. Smell that fresh 2014 air. It’s a whole new year, and a whole new start. But there’s still some value in looking to the past: specifically, taking a look… more

Schlock & Awe: THE BURNING

Harvey and Bob Weinstein are known for producing some of the most lauded and acclaimed films of the last twenty years. Their companies, Miramax, which they no longer run, and… more

The Shelf: Best Titles We Discovered on Blu-ray 2013

It’s the final day of the month, and indeed the year, and that means we’ve featured upwards of 12 movies and TV shows on The Shelf. A lot of them,… more

WIN A Copy of RIDDICK Before the Lights Go Out

Nobody ought to mess with a guy like Richard B. Riddick; he’s build like a marble statue, he’s got the undisputed most intimidating voice in the universe, and his eyes… more

10 Movies That Take Place at Christmas For No Reason

For as many movies as are clearly “Christmas Movies,” there are quite a few others that take place during the holiday season and yet are not dubbed with the colorful… more

WIN A Copy of Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s DON JON

He’s just been announced as the director and star of the upcoming Sandman graphic novel adaptation, but Joseph Gordon-Levitt is no stranger to being in front of AND behind the… more


I truly never tire of DC Comics direct-to-DVD animated features. There have been some truly phenomenal adaptations of timeless story arcs (The New Frontier and The Dark Knight Returns really… more

Alamo Drafthouse Unveils the Alamo 100

For January, the Alamo Drafthouse has unveiled a mighty compendium of must-see movies that every cineaste should see, love, and see again. Called the Alamo 100, the list is exactly… more

F. Murray Abraham on Folk Music, Gatekeepers, and INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS

F. Murray Abraham is one of the finest and most prolific actors working today. His screen career has spanned over 40 years and he’s been in over 100 productions in… more

Review: INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS is the Coen Brothers at Their Most Melancholic

The films of Joel and Ethan Coen have always had a certain level of deadpan quirk, a feature that brands the movie with a metaphorical CB, but they also always… more


French director Jean Rollin made a name for himself doing super-low budget, nudity-filled, “erotic” vampire movies. They were usually light on gore, story, sense-making, and really everything except mood and… more


One of the more surprising and delightful animated movies of the last ten years is How to Train Your Dragon, the story of a boy and his very rare, very… more

EXPENDABLES 3 Teaser – More Names Than the Phone Book

Sylvester Stallone has made more movies in the past five years than he did for the entirety of the preceding decade. Every time you turn around, it seems like the… more


It’s nearly present-giving time, and the Blu-ray companies don’t want you to forget about a whole slew of Summer movies in your holiday preparations. This week, it’s mainly movies that… more

Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Final Talks to Direct, Star In SANDMAN

While many of us thought they’d get The Cure’s Robert Smith, it seems that Warner Bros. is in final talks for Joseph Gordon-Levitt to star in an adaptation of Neil… more

If Tim Burton Did DOCTOR WHO

In yet another example of how Reddit wins the internet, this triptych of animated gifs was shared and found its way to our eyeballs. The art is the work of… more

Win Yourself the Gift of Classic Cinema

Part of the joy of being a fan of cinema is discovering movies you didn’t know existed, especially if those are from a bygone age and have been very difficult… more