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Friday the 13th redux in a nutshell

February 15, 2009

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When it comes to horror films, I’m not necessarily anti-remake.  There have been some incredible remakes that not only enhance the original film but also add so much more, whether due to technical aspects or advances in special effects.  Dawn of the Dead and The Hills Have Eyes are prime examples of this: both movies […]

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1428 Elm Street, Chicago Illinois

February 10, 2009

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Though this news comes very early, it’s still a worthy heads-up: The remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street will be filming in sunny Chicago 12 weeks from now.  Let’s keep our eyes peeled and our razor fingers sharp!

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Home, sweet home.

February 5, 2009

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As you’ve heard by now, The Nerds are in NY.  This is our five-star digs (not a picture of our actual location).  The illustrious EconoLodge.  Hardly feels like we’ve left home!  

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HAPPY NEW YEAR.

January 1, 2009

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Out with the old, in with the new – Happy New Year’s to everyone!

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Merry Christmas!

December 24, 2008

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

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Sam Rockwell In “Moon”

November 19, 2008

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The only description I can find on the new movie Moon is the following: “Astronaut Sam Bell has a quintessentially personal encounter while stranded on the moon for a three-year period.”  The vague and mysterious summary is only amplified when accompanied by the linked photos below. Now, I’m not a sci-fi/outerspace fan, I freely admit […]

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World War Z Gets Director

November 19, 2008

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World War Z, Max Brooks’ fictitious epic oral history of how and when the zombie pandemic happened, is being made into a film as you may have already known, and they’ve found their director in Marc Forster (Quantum of Solace, Monster’s Ball, Stranger Than Fiction).  Even better is the screenwriter, J. Michael Straczynski, who has written episodes […]

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Glimpse Of New Wolfman Toy

November 17, 2008

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As I’m sure you’ve already heard by now, The Wolf Man is currently being remade with Benicio Del Toro in the titular role where he basically plays himself (a big, furry beast), and co-starring Anthony Hopkins (also playing himself: smarmy, yet lovable Brit).  It’s being directed by Joe Johnston who has done some pretty cool stuff: […]

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101 Video Game Facts

November 16, 2008

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I know this is usually Mike’s territory; I don’t mean to be toe-steppin’ or thunder-stealin’… 101 video game facts

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