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…

TV REVIEW – ‘THE ALIENIST’ (Season 1/2018)

Back before the turn of the century (as in the turn from the 1800s to the 1900s) people with mental abnormalities were considered as being outside their own minds. Aliens, if you will. The people who treated them were, therefore, called “alienists.” Now that that bit of background is out of the way, let us…

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…

FILM REVIEW – ‘GUT PUNCHED’ (2018)

Currently touring the film festival circuit is GUT PUNCHED, the latest short film from award-winning writer/director Christopher G. Moore (Foodie, Knob Goblins, Disengaged). Nerd Nation Magazine was granted an early press screening copy courtesy of Mr. Moore and FilmFreeway. Gut Punched tells the story of Rex (Tom A. Major in his breakout role), a womanizing young man who…

FILM REVIEW – ‘RED SPARROW’ (2018)

Currently in theaters is Red Sparrow, the latest film from director Francis Lawrence (The Hunger Games franchise, Constantine, I Am Legend) starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, and Jeremy Irons. Nerd Nation Magazine was in attendance for the early press screening courtesy of 20th Century Fox, Allied Marketing, and Regal Cinemas. When I watched this movie,…

FILM REVIEW – ‘GAME NIGHT’ (2018)

Currently in theaters worldwide is Game Night, the latest film from Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley (known for their collaboration on Spiderman: Homecoming). The black comedy stars Jason Bateman (Arrested Development, Juno), Rachel McAdams (The Notebook, Spotlight, Doctor Strange), Michael C. Hall (Dexter), Jesse Plemons (Breaking Bad, Friday Night Lights) and Kyle Chandler (Friday Night…