NEWS – Billy Dee Williams Set to Return to Star Wars

Billy Dee Williams, the actor who famously played the galactic gambler Lando Calrissian, will reprise his iconic role for Star Wars: Episode IX, the next installment in the Star Wars Franchise from Lucasfilm. Chatter about Williams joining the production, which is set to begin later this summer, increased in recent days when the actor bowed out of…

FILM REVIEW – ‘JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM’ (2018)

Friday, June 22, 2018 marks the official US theatrical release of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. Nerd Nation Magazine was in attendance for the early press screening Tuesday, June 19, courtesy of Universal Pictures, Allied Marketing, and Regal Cinemas. If you’ve seen the previews, you probably have some idea of what’s going on in this sequel to…

FILM REVIEW – ‘WHAT WE’RE READING TODAY!’ (2018)

Currently touring the film festival circuit is What We’re Reading Today! a dark-comedy short film from Georgia-based filmmakers Devon Johnson and Shannon Strucci. Written and directed by Johnson and shot and edited by Strucci, What We’re Reading Today! is presented as the final episode of a fictional eponymous public access TV show wherein the less-than-articulate host…

FILM REVIEW – ‘DEADPOOL 2’ (2018)

Friday, May 18, 2018 marks the official US theatrical release of Deadpool 2, the long-awaited sequel to 2016’s Deadpool and eleventh installment in the X-Men franchise. Nerd Nation Magazine was in attendance for the early press screening on Thursday, May 10, courtesy of 20th Century Fox, Allied Marketing, and Regal Cinemas. In this wonderful little world…

FILM REVIEW – ‘AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR’ (2018)

April 27, 2018 marked the official theatrical release of Avengers: Infinity War – the third in the ‘Avengers’ franchise, and nineteenth in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Nerd Nation Magazine was in attendance for the early press screening Tuesday, April 24, 2018 courtesy of Marvel Studios, Allied Marketing, and Regal Cinemas. To say this movie…

NEWS – ‘GRIMMWOOD’ OFFICIAL TRAILER RELEASED (VIDEO)

Austin, Texas based Slash Gang Productions have released the first official trailer for GRIMMWOOD, their newest feature film set to release later this year. Written by Blair Hoyle and directed by Matt Kiser, GRIMMWOOD is described as a “no budget feature film inspired by Are You Afraid of the Dark? and the works of R.L.…

FILM REVIEW – ‘RAMPAGE’ (2018)

As Nerd Nation Editor Dave Harlequin can attest, I am known for being fair in my reviews of films. As I believe he would also attest, I am not known for being particularly generous in said reviews. Also, I am kind of a stickler, in that I can explain precisely why I like, dislike, or…