Movies

It isn’t much, but this photo of Deadpool in front of Xavier’s School is confirmation that production on Deadpool 2 is currently underway. [click to continue…]

It isn’t the Alien movie we wanted from Neil Blomkamp, but the first short film for his experimental Oats Studios project DOES have aliens and Sigourney Weaver. It also has some pretty gnarly visuals so, this one is best watched outside of work. [click to continue…]

The cast of Dodgeball is back for one more match—and they want you to join them. Sure, the game is for charity thanks to Omaze, but that doesn’t mean that Globo Gym’s White Goodman won’t try and hit you with a wrench. [click to continue…]

The Fearless Girl statue wore a very appropriate Wonder Woman accessory thanks to one Don Phelps. Photo by (Nerd Approved alum) Alan Kistler. [click to continue…]

Marvel has kicked off the promotional machine for the Black Panther solo film with a poster and a promise that the first teaser trailer will air tonight during the broadcast of Game 4 of the NBA finals. That will give you a reason to watch since a Warriors victory is basically a foregone conclusion. Check out the entire poster and a synopsis of the film below. [click to continue…]

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The Princess Bride and Wonder Woman collide in this illustration by Axel Medellin. [click to continue…]

As you probably know, David Harbour is the new Hellboy. Harbour is a fine choice for the role, though I wish we had closure on the trilogy from Guillermo del Toro and Ron Perlman. Not surprisingly, Pearlman has been very gracious about the whole thing—he even sat down to dinner with Harbour to “talk shop”. [click to continue…]

Wonder Woman officially hits theaters today, and the reaction to the film has been overwhelmingly positive. It has left many people feeling inspired and empowered—especially women.

Because of that and because the world can always use more wonder women, a group I’m in called the Legion of Women Writers thought we’d do a fundraiser to send 70 girls from Girls Inc of NYC to see Wonder Woman. Our initial goal was $1200, which would cover the costs of holding the screening. We thought that’s where the campaign would end, but something really amazing has happened. In one day, the fundraiser earned 3 times the goal! [click to continue…]

The digital and home theater release of Disney’s live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast is available June 6th, and the folks at Disney were kind enough to send over a Digital HD/Blu-ray/DVD combo pack so we could check it out for ourselves. [click to continue…]

20th Century Fox has released the first trailer for Murder on the Orient Express based on the classic novel by Agatha Christie. It features quite a cast: Kenneth Branagh directs and stars as detective Poirot alongside Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley, Josh Gad and Leslie Odom Jr.

Everyone is a suspect, but I can tell you that the person that decided that the song ‘Believer’ by Imagine Dragons was a good choice for this trailer is guilty of killing the vibe. [click to continue…]