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The Bitter Buddha and Eddie Pepitone Documentary Opens Next Month

January 17, 2013

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How I’m only hearing about this now I don’t know, but on February 15th a documentary about Eddie Pepitone titled The Bitter Buddha will be released in theatres February 15th and the following week through iTunes. If you are not familiar withe Eddie Pepitone, he is a fantastic stand-up comedian whose style one could describe […]

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Morgan Spurlock’s “Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope”.

April 5, 2012

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I recently had a chance to screen Morgan Spurlock’s new documentary about San Diego Comic Con, “Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope” and it ain’t half bad. Nerd City was actually at the SDCC where the film takes place and can vouch the coverage of the show is accurate in vibe, and in scope (even […]

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Hey Yo! ESPNs E:60 To Feature Scott Hall

October 13, 2011

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Next week ESPNs documentary show, E:60, will focus on Scott Halls unfortunate downward spiral into his addictions as he still continues to participate in wrestling shows to keep his name out there. It is well known that Scott has dealt with personal demons throughout the late 90′s to present day and this new documentary will […]

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“The Weird World of Blowfly”.

August 29, 2011

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One of the most intriguing new films I’ve seen featured so far this year has to be the documentary “The Weird World of Blowfly“. The story of Miami music legend Clarence Reid’s filthy rapping alter-ego Blowfly, this movie looks awesome. “The Weird World of Blowfly” – Official Trailer (Uncensored) from specialtheoryfilms on Vimeo. Learn all […]

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Toy Masters, the Movie

August 10, 2011

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Direct Link to Youtube Video It might not be a commonly known fact, but there has always been a good deal of dispute over who, exactly, was the creator (or creators) of the Masters of the Universe property. Obviously, like many concepts, MOTU is the result of many contributors, and evolved quite a bit, not […]

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“Just For Kicks” Documentary

June 22, 2011

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My favorite thing about Netflix streaming is undoubtedly their impressive collection of art, culture, and design documentaries. With a huge selection, and a focus on off-beat, it really is one of the most valuable research tools for any self-respecting Nerd-in-the-know. I actually just came across “Just for Kicks“, a film about the modern history of sneaker […]

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Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest

June 2, 2011

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Michael Rapaport has directed and created a documentary on the life, struggles and music of one of the best hip-hop groups of all time, A Tribe Called Quest. Debuting at this years Sundance and Tribeca film festivals, this documentary has been getting great reviews in the movie and hip-hop press and if all goes well […]

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Trailer For Pixel Kombat a Documentary About 2D Fighters

May 6, 2010

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Vimeo users, Jac & Johan, recently released a trailer for Pixel Kombat, a documentary about the competitive 2D fighting scene. The heavy hitters of this group are the King of Fighters and Street Fighter series, but more series should be covered as well. PIXEL KOMBAT TRAILER from jac & johan on Vimeo. Thanks to gonintendo.

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“Comic Book Literacy” Documentary

February 15, 2010

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Direct Link to Youtube Video The film appears to share a sensibility with our good buddy Josh Elder‘s not-for-profit “Reading with Pictures“, and it’s exciting to see the overall cause get publicity. Get more info about Comic Book Literacy here.

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