Archive for the ‘movie’ Category
Ho, ho, ho you merry maniacs! Why not celebrate the holiday season a little early this year with the gift that keeps on giving: TERROR IN THE AISLES 13! This Friday, November 30th, Rusty Nails will be putting on his triple-film fandango at The Portage Theater. Special guests include a man who is as demented [...]
“John Dies at the End“, the new film by Phantasm and Bubba Ho-Tep director Don Coscarelli, has been on Nerd City’s radar for a while. A surreal, genre-bending plot, sci-fi drug use, and Paul Giamatti, “John Dies at the End” looks to be a winner and the newest trailer only confirms our “this is gonna be cool” [...]
The first official trailer for Rob Zombie’s upcoming movie The Lords of Salem has been released and it definitely has the Rob Zombie look and feel to it. Now, many people in the horror film community have varying opinions on Rob Zombies previous films but I have enjoyed all his work. House of 1000 Corpses [...]
Do you like steampunk? Do you like animation? Do you like wearing glasses on top of your glasses? Of course you do. So we must insist that you check out the War of the Worlds Goliath premiere @ the L.A. 3D Film Festival on September 22 from 4:30-6pm at Regal Cinema #5, LA Live Stadium 14 [...]
It is a true Nerd tragedy that most American’s main exposure to the Judge Dredd franchise is solely Stallone-related. J.D. is one of comics’ greatest characters, and has been gritty, twisted, and ultraviolent way before that kind of thing was cool. And now, thanks to the age of super cinema, Dredd finally gets another chance [...]
This has been a pretty monumental year in regards to horror-com-actioners (although this in itself is a bit of a misnomer, as almost all good horror movies have some humor). With films like Troll Hunter, Chillerama and Tucker and Dale Vs. Evil, gore-hounds everywhere have been treated to some of the best of these kinds [...]
This weeks Mish Mash is brought to you by the awesomeness of internet piracy. Let’s start this off with something topical: 30 years ago, Jack Valentini and the MPAA didn’t want the VCR to exist out of piracy fears. The bigwigs have got to hate it when they lose. (forbes) Kristen Wiig says no [...]
Raise your right hand if you have no idea what the fuck is going on. This year’s Golden Globes winners. If you’re not a mom, you won’t care. And if you are a mom, you already know who won. (iwatchstuff) In lieu of the recent Golden Globes, Quentin Tarantino (QT) announces his favorite films of [...]
From our friends across the pond comes the new trailer for “Pulp“, a comedy about comics. The trailer looks very funny, and those Brits sure know their shit when it comes to comedy. Direct Link to Youtube Video Learn all about Pulp here.
One of the most intriguing new films I’ve seen featured so far this year has to be the documentary “The Weird World of Blowfly“. The story of Miami music legend Clarence Reid’s filthy rapping alter-ego Blowfly, this movie looks awesome. “The Weird World of Blowfly” – Official Trailer (Uncensored) from specialtheoryfilms on Vimeo. Learn all about “The Weird [...]
Image’s “Small Gods“, the first comic ever edited by one of our favorite (and earliest) Nerd Citizens, Kris Simon, has recently been optioned by writer/director Marcus Perry! The project is currently being shopped around, and should be a great success thanks to this recently-released trailer: Direct Link to Youtube Video And guess what? You can help bring this [...]
Evening, creeps! That 24-hour Horrorhound, Rusty Nails, is back again with his “Musicbox Massacre” precursor, “Terror in the Aisles 8″. Below are the details from the morbid man himself!: The Ultimate Horror Triple Feature! Portage Theater 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 1.773.450.7639 August 6, 2011 Doors Open At 7pm. 7:30pm – Trailer Trash (Vintage Horror Trailers & Short Films) 8pm – Sleepaway Camp [...]
It’s official, AMC’s zombie phenomenon The Walking Dead has begun shooting on Season 2! Check out this video from the set! Learn all about Season 2 of The Walking Dead here.
Scott Pilgrim has had quite a year. The completion of his comic book saga, an awesome-yet-under-appreciated feature film, Direct Link to Youtube Video a kick-ass throwback video game, Direct Link to Youtube Video and now these just-released super cool action figures from Mezco: I am a huge fan of S.P. and I’m so pumped to see him live on in toy form. [...]
I am super pumped that Your Highness comes out this week! I was a huge fan of Pineapple Express, and the cast and plot are right up my alley ( A Princess Bride-esque stoner comedy? Yes, please). I am always wrong, but I get the feeling this movie is going to be hilarious. Direct Link to Youtube [...]
Gotta say, pretty stoked about this one. And it’s nice to finally see Sigourney Weaver in a movie about aliens.
Scott Pilgrim is the best! I checked out the movie this weekend, and it totally ruled. As a huge fan of the book, I was thrilled with the translation, and the action sequences and self-referential tone are pitch perfect. Not only is the movie super cool, but the downloadable Scott Pilgrim game, from Ubisoft, is equally as [...]
“Your knowledge of scientific biological transmogrification is only outmatched by your zest for kung-fu treachery!”Friday, July 9th, 2010
So, I finally got a chance to check out blaxploitation parody “Black Dynamite“, and it is so fucking badass I can’t even take it. Direct Link to Youtube Video One of the funniest movies I have seen in a long time, B.D. was co-written and stars former Spawn Michael Jai White, and he owns this film…owns it. [...]
So yes, I admit, I am a huge Doctor Strange fan. The Sorcerer Supreme has always been one of my favorite comic book characters, with his badass origin story, sweet goatee, and swinging Greenwich Village apartment. And now, finally, there has been some movement on the possibility of a D.S. movie! Recent Conan relaunch scribes Thomas [...]
As a fan of both Michel Gondry and Seth Rogen, I have to admit, I am pretty stoked about this movie. Although the trailer wants to make it look like every other super hero movie ever, I just can’t help believe that the film itself will be something more. Then again, I am always wrong.