Big Hero 2 + 4: Disney reinvents a Marvel franchise

“Big Hero 2 + 4” is probably a more accurate title as the simple story focuses a boy and his robot, while the other 4 heroes kind of fall into the background. Still, Big Hero 6 is a strong showing from Disney and a good break from the Marvel Studio’s shared universe, rebuilding the comic source material into what could end up being a superior franchise.

NerdyCool podcast 020: NerdyComplain

A fair warning: Antuan gets on a pretty serious 20 minute rant about his Destiny addiction and the shortcomings of the current generation of gaming, but there are plenty of NerdyCool things discussed this week to balance out the NerdyComplaints. The guys start out with the new Disney/Marvel collaboration, Big Hero 6, before rolling into what games they’ve…

NerdyCool podcast 019: We’re back!

We’re back! The Nerdycool crew reunites (well, at least two of us do) to revive the podcast after an unscheduled period of dormancy. Brian and Antuan appropriately jump into it by discussing John Wick, Keanu Reeve’s return to action, and then break down a pair of new and very different thrillers, Gone Girl and Nightcrawler. As usual,…

NerdyCool podcast 016: Filling the cracks

The summer blockbuster season is starting to cool down so Antuan and Brian figured they’d take a look back at some of this year’s most overlooked films. The list includes everytying from a romantic comedy to horror to quirky sci-fi and there’s even a big, traditional action flick. Be sure to also check out Brian’s previous post for more…

Chris Evans Snow Piercer

NerdyCool podcast 013: Going off the rails with Snowpiercer

This week, the nerds choo-choo-choose to chat about the latest film from Korean filmmaker Bong Joon-ho, Snowpiercer. Limited in release and highly anticipated, Snowpiercer is simultaneously one of this summer’s lesser known sci-fi gems and one of the most hyped movies of the season. It’s weird like that, so it’s no surprise that the guys are split on…