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Man of Steel comes home to a fortress of special features

November 12, 2013 – 8:35 am

Today, Man of Steel flies onto Blu-ray, DVD and digital download. How do the special features stack up?

Star Trek: The Next Generation’s epic ‘Best of Both Worlds’ on Blu-ray, big screen — where it belongs

February 12, 2013 – 9:19 pm

Resistance is, indeed, futile.

Gift guide: Books and videos to make the season bright

December 17, 2012 – 8:00 am
The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia

The holidays are fast upon us — and nerds have needs. Nerdvana has a few ideas to aid in your selfless quest!

Nerdvana giveaway: Star Trek: The Next Generation – A Celebration of Season 2

November 13, 2012 – 10:45 am

Nerdvana is giving away 5 pairs of passes to Star Trek: The Next Generation – A Celebration of Season 2, 7 p.m. Nov. 29 at AMC Ahwatukee 24.

Arizona retailers: Amazon sales tax deal levels playing field [LINK]

November 1, 2012 – 10:31 am

“We don’t want to be a showroom for Amazon.”

The Borg (and Riker’s beard) are headed back to the big screen

October 26, 2012 – 11:07 am

This summer we got to experience two episodes from Star Trek: The Next Generation’s first season on the big screen to celebrate the season’s release on Blu-ray. Now, to mark the release of the second season …

Collect the Dark Shadows movies Tim Burton didn’t ruin with cheap laughs

October 23, 2012 – 1:13 pm

Let’s say you want to explore the tantalizing supernatural world of Dark Shadows, but you just can’t commit to the nearly 600 hours it would take to truly appreciate the gothic soap opera’s 1,225 episodes. …

The Dark Knight Rises out in Blu-ray combo pack, digital Dec. 4

October 15, 2012 – 11:29 am

Own it on Blu-ray Combo Pack or Digital Download Dec. 4.

Notes on The Avengers Blu-ray

October 3, 2012 – 7:07 am
The Avengers Blu-Ray Disc

I’m still amazed at how tightly the film’s narrative is wrapped and how well this movie was made on so many levels. It truly is the greatest superhero movie ever made and I wanted to share a few of the things I learned after sitting through both the movie (again) and the commentary by director Joss Whedon – as well as all of the special features included on the disc.

The Avengers: Assemble Earth’s mightiest heroes at home, at last

September 25, 2012 – 12:50 pm

“The Avengers” debuts on Blu-ray and DVD today at last. Get geeked up all over again with Nerdvana’s extensive coverage of Joss Whedon’s tour-de-force superhero movie, including some of the video extras and Bob Leeper’s profiles of Earth’s mightiest heroes.

Beyond Nerdvana: Speaking of a potpourri of pop culture and tech news …

September 20, 2012 – 10:17 am

Janet Fielding, who played plucky Australian stewardess Tegan Jovanka in the 1980s version of Doctor Who, is battling cancer, and five of the program’s stars are banding together to put on a convention benefiting her …

The Cabin in the Woods lands on DVD/Blu-ray; read the Nerdvana interview with director Drew Goddard

September 19, 2012 – 9:16 pm

This post was originally published on April 8, 2012. Minor updates have been made to reflect the home video release of the film in question.
Horror movie fans are in for a huge treat on this …

Indiana Jones movie marathon and Raiders IMAX screening ahead of Blu-ray release

September 7, 2012 – 2:30 pm
Indiana Jones marathon

The Man With The Hat is coming back to the big screen — but it isn’t the long-rumored fifth Indiana Jones movie. Not yet, anyway.
AMC Theatres Ahwatukee 24 and Westgate 20 here in the Valley …

Watch the first clip from Warner’s animated Dark Knight Returns

August 28, 2012 – 1:56 pm

“Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1” is an animated adaptation of Frank Miller’s amazing graphic novel. It comes out on DVD, Blu-ray and digital Sept. 25.