FILM REVIEW – ‘GHOST IN THE SHELL’ (2017)

Friday, March 31, 2017 marks the official theatrical release of Ghost in the Shell, the live-action film adaptation of the eponymous manga and anime film franchise. Nerd Nation Magazine was in attendance for the early press screening the preceding Wednesday, courtesy of Paramount Pictures, Allied Marketing, and Regal Cinemas. Due to a media embargo, publication…

FILM REVIEW – ‘KONG: SKULL ISLAND’ (2017)

One of the biggest films currently lighting up the big screen is Kong: Skull Island. Nerd Nation Magazine was in attendance for the early press screening courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures, Allied Marketing, and Regal Cinemas. Due to a few delays around the office, namely, our editor being out of town as convention season kicks…

NEWS – Midnight Syndicate Live! to return to Cedar Point HalloWeekends

CLEVELAND, OH: Halloween and horror music legends Midnight Syndicate will bring their critically-acclaimed concert experience, Midnight Syndicate Live!, back to the world famous amusement park, Cedar Point this fall. The horror-themed multimedia concerts blending live music, theatre, and film will run Friday nights, Saturdays, and Sundays from September 15 through October 29 in the Jack…

CONVENTION REPORT: Con Nooga 2017 (Chattanooga, TN)

Every late February, the Nerd Nation team makes our annual trek over the Great Smoky Mountains and down into the Tennessee Valley to invade one of our absolute favorite conventions… the one and only Con Nooga.   Held annually at the Chattanooga Convention Center and Chattanooga Choo-Choo Hotel in Chattanooga, TN, this marked the tenth…

FILM REVIEW – ‘LOGAN’ (2017)

Without a doubt, one of (if not the) most talked about films currently in theaters is 2017’s Logan. Due to previous engagements on the convention circuit, Nerd Nation was initially unable to attend the early press screening, however, we did attend opening night. The film, which stars Hugh Jackman and Sir Patrick Stewart, reprising two of…

FILM REVIEW – ‘THE CORNER’ (2017)

Multi-award winning independent filmmaker Jaysen P. Buterin returns with The Corner – the latest horror short from Mad Ones Films. Following a recent streak of horror hits on the film festival and convention circuits, how did this latest effort measure up? Read on to see for yourselves! ** WARNING: MAY CONTAIN MINOR SPOILERS!** As with…