NEWS – DragonCon 2020 Cancelled

DragonCon, one of the world’s largest the sci-fi, fantasy, and pop-culture conventions, will not be held in person for the first time in 34 years. The convention was (as always) scheduled for Labor Day weekend (as well as the surrounding week of) and was projected to bring around 90,000 people to downtown Atlanta, GA. Organizers…

NEWS – Sci-Fi/Drama Short Film ‘THREE QUARTERS’ Launches Indiegogo Campaign

Three Quarters, the latest short film from A Stranger Concept Films in association with JK::Films and us here at Nerd Nation Entertainment recently launched its official Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign – WHICH CAN BE SEEN HERE! Three Quarters is a dramatic suspense short film with sci-fi/supernatural elements in the vein of classic psychological horror and suspense such as ‘The Twilight Zone’ and ‘The Outer…

NEWS – Gaming Horror Film ‘LIVESCREAM’ Now Available on VOD

Multiple award-winning horror feature Livescream, which we previously reviewed right here at Nerd Nation (check out the full review HERE) has just seen a wide VOD release on numerous platforms in addition to a Blu-Ray release. From the official press release: Livescream is a feature length gaming horror film from Octopunk Media, written and directed by…

NEWS – Guillermo del Toro Begins Principal Photography on NIGHTMARE ALLEY

Searchlight Pictures announced that principal photography on NIGHTMARE ALLEY began this week on location in Toronto, Canada. The film stars Academy Award nominee Bradley Cooper (A STAR IS BORN, AMERICAN SNIPER), Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett (BLUE JASMINE, ELIZABETH), Academy Award nominee Toni Collette (KNIVES OUT, “Unbelievable”), Academy Award nominee Willem Dafoe (THE LIGHTHOUSE, AT ETERNITY’S GATE), Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins (THE SHAPE OF WATER, THE VISITOR), Academy Award nominee Rooney Mara (CAROL, GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO), Ron Perlman (PACIFIC…

NEWS – Actor, Horror Icon Sid Haig Dead at 80

Sad news today that rocked the horror and film fandom world as Sid Haig has died at the age of 80. In a statement shared on the actor’s Instagram account, wife Susan L. Oberg wrote, “My light, my heart, my true love, my King, the other half of my soul, Sidney, passed from this realm…

NEWS – Former IGN Editor Fired After Plagiarism Allegations Surface

Digital gaming and technology publication IGN Entertainment, one of the world’s largest online media outlets has fired former editor Filip Miucin on grounds of plagiarism, after several readers of the website uncovered and revealed that dozens of his articles and videos were directly copied from other websites without attribution. Following the firing of Miucin, IGN has…