Earlier this week my newsfeed was filled with news of the unthinkable: Disney had banned the LA Times from all screenings of the company. One of their critics had been banned from a critic screening of Thor Ragnarok. The media community rallied behind the Times, and decided that they would Continue Reading
The Oscars had a fair share of excitement on Sunday, especially in regards to the mix up over the Best Picture award. However, our attention is focused elsewhere, as Disney took home their ninth award in the Best Animated Feature category in the last ten Oscars. Disney has a history Continue Reading
Last December, I was rather disappointed by The Force Awakens (as was much of the Nerd Union staff). While there was plenty to like and enjoy, we quickly discovered the movie was giving us a ton of material retread. So it would be easy to get upset with Rogue One for going Continue Reading
Disney’s been having a good year with animation, as Moana hit theaters for the holiday weekend. Beautifully animated, matched with a strong story and a wonderful soundtrack, Moana stands on it’s own is and is one film you don’t want to miss before the year is out.
If you’re a nerd like me, you inevitably run into someone who overhears you talking about how much you love something nerdy ( for me it’s superheroes), and they will look at you with their snide, condescending look and ask “isn’t that stuff just meant for kids?”.
By Jerry Maynard Happy Saturday friends! Last night at Japan’s Jump Festa we received a bit of an early Christmas present from Square-Enix. No I’m not about any actual release dates for Kingdom Hearts games, but we instead got a trailer or Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue and Continue Reading
By James Nelson We’re about a month away from the live action debut of Jessica Jones, the second female character that Marvel has given a standalone series to (seriously, they’ve only done Agent Carter, and it was pretty terrible). Aside from this being a Marvel property, why on earth should Continue Reading
By W.T. Bane Last week was a huge week in Star Wars teasedom. We were gifted a new poster, a new trailer and the chance to buy Star Wars tickets in advance, which we did. However there has been something that many fans have been wondering ever since our first Continue Reading
By James Nelson At last, the last days of waiting are upon us! We have our tickets (of course), and are patiently deciding what to wear to the IMAX premiere (some TK armor, or maybe a Jedi robe?), and for the next 58 days we have one last trailer to Continue Reading
By W.T. Bane Let’s start this party with a bang! The opening scene of movie is the time to grab the audience, capture their attention, tie it to a chair with some rope and force their eyes on the screen. Get their attention and get it early, because too many Continue Reading