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The Nerds You're Looking For | TV/Film Podcast

That's no moon; it's a podcast! Welcome to "The Nerds Podcast," where we delve deep into the realms of all things geeky and nerdy! Strap in for a hilarious journey through the worlds of movies, TV, and video games with your favorite nerdy hosts! In each episode, we bring you the juiciest reviews this side of the galaxy. From intergalactic space operas to epic superhero sagas, our hosts leave no popcorn kernel unturned. Don't forget our "Nerd News," segment. That Tyler Hunt scours the interwebs, decodes secret messages, and uses the Force to bring you the latest and greatest in pop culture news. Don't miss our yearly bets and Nerd Year's Resolutions! We make wild predictions about upcoming releases, nerdy trends, and pop culture happenings. At the end of the year, we revisit our wagers and resolutions to see who nailed it and who ended up face-first in a pile of comic books. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram, @TheNerdsPodcast, where we'll share behind-the-scenes nerdy shenanigans and hot-takes!

Tracks

Three Day Weekend | Best Rotten Films – Jim Henson Idea Man and Senua’s Saga
Episode 467: Best Rotten Films – Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new documentary Jim Henson Idea Man! Pat shares his thoughts on the new video game Senua’s Saga Hellblade 2. Tyler leads the discussion on the latest “Nerd News”...including the Venom The Last Dance trailer. The Nerds then talk about the best “Rotten Films” ever on Rotten Tomatoes! They end the episode with a “Nerd Favorite”...biggest movie red flag?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 5:34-23:39 Nerd News: 23:39-33:27 Rotten Films: 33:27-1:04 Nerd Favorite: 1:04-1:08   
69:39 6/7/24
Short King | Furiosa Review – X-Men ‘97 and Bodkin
Episode 466: Furiosa Review – Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new season of the Disney Plus series X-Men ‘97! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Netflix true crime series Bodkin. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest “Nerd News”...including the new Beetlejuice Beetlejuice trailer. The Nerds then review the newest Mad Max film Furiosa! They end the episode with a “Nerd Favorite”...pointless character death that pissed you off?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 12:14-33:11   Nerd News: 33:11-48:42   Furiosa Review: 48:42-1:19   Nerd Favorite: 1:19-1:23  
83:50 6/1/24
Subie Family | Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes Review – Last Stop in Yuma County and Hades 2
Episode 465: Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes Review – Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new film The Last Stop in Yuma County! Pat shares his thoughts on the Early Access release of the new video game Hades 2. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest “Nerd News”...including the Rings of Power Season 2 trailer. The Nerds then review the new Planet of the Apes film Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes! They end the episode with a “Nerd Favorite”...favorite fictional song from a film?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 11:03-33:56   Nerd News: 33:56-47:17   Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes: 47:17-1:18   Nerd Favorite: 1:18-1:23  
83:49 5/17/24
Brain Worms | The Fall Guy Review – Unfrosted and The Book of Clarence
Episode 464: The Fall Guy Review – Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Netflix film Unfrosted. Pat shares his thoughts on the new Jeymes Samuel film The Book of Clarence. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest “Nerd News”...including the recent Lord of the Rings film announcement! The Nerds then review the new action comedy The Fall Guy! They end the episode with a “Nerd Favorite”...favorite film based on a tv series?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 8:14-30:33   Nerd News: 30:33-40:53   Fall Guy Review: 40:53-59:55   Nerd Favorite: 59:55-1:07
67:51 5/11/24
Sci-Fi Madlibs | Rebel Moon Part 2 Review – Late Night with the Devil and Fallout
Episode 463: Rebel Moon Part 2 Review – Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new film Late Night with the Devil! Pat shares his thoughts on the new video game adaptation Fallout. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest “Nerd News”...including the Mufasa trailer! The Nerds then review the finale of the Zack Synder sci-fi epic Rebel Moon – Rebel Moon Part 2: The Scargiver. They end the episode with a “Nerd Favorite”...favorite character introduction?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 13:28-37:23   Nerd News: 37:23-47:35   Rebel Moon P2 Review: 47:35-1:12   Nerd Favorite: 1:12-1:18  
78:59 5/4/24
LFG | Abigail Review – Immaculate and No Rest for the Wicked
Episode 462: Abigail Review – Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new horror film Immaculate! Pat shares his thoughts on the Early Access video game from Moon Studios No Rest for the Wicked. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest “Nerd News”...including the Deapool and Wolverine trailer. The Nerds then review the new dark comedy film Abigail! They end the episode with a “Nerd Favorite”...favorite jump scare? Timestamps:   What We are Into: 6:30-31:47   Nerd News: 31:47-43:40   Abigail Review: 43:40-1:13   Nerd Favorite: 1:13-1:18  
79:01 4/26/24
You Can @ Me | Civil War Review – The First Omen and Godzilla x Kong
Episode 461: Civil War Review – Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new horror film The First Omen! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Monarch film Godzilla x Kong The New Empire. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest “Nerd News”…including the Joker Folie a Deux trailer. The Nerds then review the new Alex Garland film Civil War. They end the episode with a “Nerd Favorite”…favorite comfort film?     Timestamps:     What We are Into: 12:45-36:31     Nerd News: 36:31-52:19     Civil War Review: 52:19-1:19     Nerd Favorite: 1:19-1:25
86:07 4/19/24
Just Joshing Around | Ghostbusters Frozen Empire Review -- Road House and Halo S2
Episode 460: Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by sharing his thoughts on the new Amazon Prime Video film Road House! Pat discusses the new season of the Paramount Plus series Halo (season 2). Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News"....including the Penguin trailer! The Nerds then review the new film Ghostbusters Frozen Empire! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...last game that made you pull an all-nighter?       Timestamps:     What We are Into: 14:32-41:06     Nerd News: 41:06-46:40     Ghostbusters Frozen Empire Review: 46:40-1:09     Nerd Favorite: 1:09-1:14
75:00 3/29/24
Mosh Pit | Top 10 Trivia -- All of Us Strangers and Kung Fu Panda 4
Episode 459: Top 10 Trivia -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new film All of Us Strangers! Pat shares his thoughts on the new animated film Kung Fu Panda 4. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest, "Nerd News"...including the Star Wars The Acolyte trailer! The Nerds then play a new game for the podcast..."Top 10 Trivia!" They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite song about pop culture?     Timestamps:     What We are Into: 11:15-29:40     Nerd News: 29:40-40:33     Top 10 Trivia: 40:33-1:20     Nerd Favorite: 1:20-1:25
85:24 3/22/24
It is What It is | Ricky Stanicky Review -- Ricky and Morty & Damsel
Episode 458: Ricky Stanicky Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new season of Rick and Morty! Pat shares his thoughts new Netflix film Damsel. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News"...including their thoughts on this year's Oscars! The Nerds then review the new Peter Farrelly film Ricky Stanicky! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite Farrelly Brothers film?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 5:56-26:46   Nerd News: 26:46-40:32   Ricky Stanicky Review: 40:32-1:03   Nerd Favorite: 1:03-1:10
71:17 3/14/24
Alright, PeeWee | Dune Part 2 Review — Helldivers 2 and Drive-Away Dolls
Episode 457: Dune Part 2 Review — Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new video game Helldivers 2! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Ethan Coen film Drive-Away Dolls. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest “Nerd News”…including the new Inside Out 2 trailer! The Nerds then review the new film Dune Part 2! They end the episode with a “Nerd Favorite”…film you’d replace with muppets?   Timestamps:   What we are Into: 6:51-31:26   Nerd News: 31:26-43:13   Dune Part 2 Review: 43:13-1:15   Nerd Favorite: 1:15-1:19
79:43 3/9/24
1 Star Club | Madame Web Review -- Lover Stalker Killer and Mr. and Mrs. Smith
Episode 456: Madame Web Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Netflix true crime film Lover, Stalker, Killer! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Amazon Prime series Mr. and Mrs. Smith. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News"...including the Borderlands trailer. The Nerd then review the new Sony Spider-verse film Madame Web! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite movie premiere swag?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 11:40-34:00   Nerd News: 34:00-46:15   Madame Web Review: 46:15-1:13   Nerd Favorite: 1:13-1:21
82:01 2/23/24
Special Little Valentines | Suicide Squad Kill the Justice League Review -- Marmalade and Lisa Frankenstein
Episode 455: Suicide Squad Kill the Justice League Review — Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Joe Kerry film Marmalade! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Diablo Cody film Lisa Frankenstein. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest “Nerd News”…including the Fantastic Four casting! The Nerds then review the new Arkham video game Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League! They end with a “Nerd Favorite”…your dream “Marvel Suicide Squad?”   Timestamps:    What We are Into: 11:45-35:56   Nerd News: 35:56-46:45   Suicide Squad Review: 46:45-1:24   Nerd Favorite: 1:24-1:29
90:26 2/16/24
Polishing a Turd | Argylle Review -- Beef and Anatomy of a Fall
Episode 454: Argylle Review — Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the Netflix series Beef! Pat shares his thoughts on the Oscar nominated film Anatomy of a Fall. Tyler leads the discussion on the latest “Nerd News”…including the Xbox exclusivity rumor! The Nerds then review the new Matthew Vaughn film Argylle. They end the episode with a “Nerd Favorite”…favorite courtroom drama?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 9:29-31:29   Nerd News: 31:29-43:50   Argylle Review: 43:50-1:08   Nerd Favorite: 1:08-1:12
73:08 2/9/24
Feet Stuff | Top 5 Quentin Tarantino Films -- Prince of Persia The Lost Crown and In the Know
Episode 453: Top 5 Quentin Tarantino Films -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new video game Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Peacock animated series In the Know. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News"...including the Monkey Man trailer! The Nerds then draft their "Top 5 Quentin Tarantino Films!" They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite performance from Quentin Tarantino?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 13:57-33:37   Nerd News: 33:37-43:15   Top 5 Quentin Tarantino Films: 43:15-1:11   Nerd Favorite: 1:11-1:19
79:27 2/2/24
Letterboxd Patrons | Rotten Tomatoes Film Draft -- American Nightmare and Palworld
Episode 452: Rotten Tomatoes Film Draft -- Tyler starts the episode by discussing the new Netflix true crime documentary American Nightmare! Pat shares his thoughts on the new hit video game Palworld. Tyler leads the discussion on the latest "Nerd News"...including the return of John Stewart to The Daily Show. The Nerds then draft their 2024 Rotten Tomatoes films! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite Oscar nomination (and biggest snub)?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 8:54-34:26   Nerd News: 34:26-42:17   Rotten Tomatoes Draft: 42:17-1:23   Nerd Favorite: 1:23-1:32
93:01 1/26/24
Rock Monster | Echo Review -- Self Reliance and Chowchilla
Episode 451: Echo Review — Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Jake Johnson film Self Reliance! Pat shares his thoughts on the CNN true crime documentary Chowchilla. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest “Nerd News”…including the Mandalorian film. The Nerds then review the new “Marvel Spotlight” series Echo! They end the episode with a “Nerd Favorite”…fictional food or drink at a fictional restaurant?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 10:29-28:16   Nerd News: 28:16-39:45   Echo Review: 39:45-1:08   Nerd Favorite: 1:08-1:14
74:48 1/19/24
Top 10 Favorite Films of 2023
Episode 450: Top 10 Favorite Films of 2023 -- The Nerds forgo their normal segments and do their annual "Top 10 Favorite Films of the Year" episode!  They end the episode with a "Nerd (Least) Favorite"...least favorite film of 2023?
75:15 1/11/24
The Saltburn Slurp | 2024 Nerd Year's Resolutions -- Saltburn and Poor Things
Episode 449: 2024 Nerd Year's Resolutions -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new film Saltburn! Pat also shares his thoughts on a new film; Poor Things. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News"...including Margot Robbie possibly playing Harley Quinn again! The Nerd then recap their 2023 "Nerd Year's Resolutions while also making new resolutions for 2024! They end the super long episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...most anticipated video game of 2024?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 6:55-31:58   Nerd News: 31:58-45:55   Nerd Year's Resolutions: 45:55-1:45   Nerd Favorite: 1:45-1:50
110:25 1/5/24
Chasing the Snyder Dragon | Aquaman 2 Review -- The Iron Claw and Rebel Moon
Episode 448: Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new biopic film The Iron Claw! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Zack Snyder film Rebel Moon - Part One: A Child of Fire! Due to the holidays, the "Nerd News" was bare, so the Nerds decided to skip right to the main topic -- an Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom review! They end the episode per usual with a "Nerd Favorite"...most anticipated 2024 film?   Timestamps   What We are Into: 7:43-31:19   Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom Review: 31:19-57:47   Nerd Favorite: 57:47-1:01
62:16 12/28/23
Candy Boy | Wonka Review -- Past Lives and The Boy and the Heron
Episode 447: Wonka Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the awards season darling film Past Lives! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Studio Ghibli film The Boy and the Heron. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News"...including the Jonathan Majors firing! The Nerds then review the new film Wonka. They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite job in the Star Wars universe?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 8:00-28:15   Nerd News: 28:15-36:43   Wonka Review: 36:43-1:01   Nerd Favorite: 1:01-1:04
65:03 12/22/23
Barbzilla | Silent Night Review -- May December and Godzilla Minus One
Episode 446: Silent Night Review -- Tyler starts off by discussing the new Netflix film May December! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Japanese Godzilla film Godzilla Minus One. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News"...including the 2023 Game Awards. The Nerds then review the new John Woo film Silent Night! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite Captain Holt moment? Timestamps: What We are Into: 6:58-31:01 Nerd News: 31:01-49:55 Silent Night Review: 49:55-1:13 Nerd Favorite: 1:13-1:17
78:40 12/14/23
Grumpy Grandpa | Top 5 Sitcoms -- Your Lucky Day and Napoleon
Episode 445: Top 5 Sitcoms -- Tyler starts the episode by discussing the new film Your Lucky Day! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Ridley Scott film Napoleon. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the Agatha Darkhold Diaries trailer). The Nerds then draft their Top 5 Sitcoms! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...Spotify wrapped?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 6:40-25:00   Nerd News: 25:00-31:45   Top 5 Sitcoms: 31:45-59:15   Nerd Favorite: 59:15-1:04
65:38 12/1/23
Mr. Kitters | Loki (S2) Review -- Remnant 2 and Thanksgiving
Episode 444: Loki Season 2 Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the video game sequel Remnant 2! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Eli Roth horror film Thanksgiving. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the Superman Legacy casting). The Nerds then review the new season of the MCU series Loki! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite Thanksgiving episode of TV?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 4:57-25:28   Nerd News: 25:28-41:26   Loki Review: 41:26-1:02   Nerd Favorite: 1:02-1:07
68:01 11/22/23
10 Year Anniversary | The Marvels Review -- Dumb Money and The Killer
Episode 443: The Marvels Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new film Dumb Money! Pat shares his thoughts on the new David Fincher film The Killer. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the Madame Web trailer). The Nerds then review the latest MCU film The Marvels (including a brief spoilers section)! They end the episode with a "Nerd favorite"...where does The Marvels land on your MCU Letterboxd list?   Timestamps   What We are Into: 8:29-28:06   Nerd News: 28:06-40:02   The Marvels Review: 40:02- **SPOILERS: 59:52-1:03**   Nerd Favorite: 1:03-1:08
69:05 11/17/23
I Regret Bringing it Up | Top 5 Cartoons -- Quiz Lady and Spider-Man 2
Episode 442: Top 5 Cartoons -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Hulu film Quiz Lady! Pat shares his thoughts on the much anticipated superhero video game sequel Marvel's Spider-Man 2. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the Ghostbusters Frozen Empire trailer). The Nerds then draft their Top 5 Cartoons! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite cartoon dog?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 14:15-38:30   Nerd News: 38:30-49:14   Top 5 Cartoons: 49:14-1:16   Nerd Favorite: 1:16-1:20
81:24 11/11/23
Dracula 2000 Spoilers | Shocktober Review -- Texas Chainsaw Massacre and Killers of the Flower Moon
Episode 441: Shocktober Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new horror video game Texas Chainsaw Massacre (and his trip to Vegas and the Sphere)! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Martin Scorsese film Killers of the Flower Moon. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the report regarding the MCU issues). The Nerds then recap their respective Shocktobers (their celebration of the horror film genre). They end this extra long episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite Scorsese film?   Timestamps   What We are Into: 13:15-41:21   Nerd News: 41:21-52:54   Shocktober Recap: 52:54-1:35   Nerd Favorite: 1:35-1:38
100:21 11/3/23
We're in Our Angry Era | Top 5 Horror Directors -- Totally Killer and Fall of the House of Usher
Episode 440: Horror Directors Draft -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Amazon Prime horror film Totally Killer! Pat shares his thoughts on the new Mike Flanagan Netflix series The Fall of the House of Usher. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including a (heated) discussion about Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour film). The Nerds, in the spirit of the season, draft their favorite horror directors! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite urban legend?   Timestamps   What We are Into: 9:39-35:50   Nerd News: 35:50-49:10   Horror Directors Draft: 49:10-1:14   Nerd Favorite: 1:14-1:23
84:20 10/20/23
Bad Boys | Ahsoka Review -- Exorcist Believer and Deastream
Episode 439: Ahsoka Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new horror film The Exorcist Believer! Pat shares his thoughts on the new(ish) horror film as well...Deadstream. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the Marvel tv rumors). The Nerds then review the new Star Wars series Ahsoka! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...embarrassing thing you used to do as a kid?   Timestamps   What We are Into: 10:48-32:20   Nerd News: 32:20-43:40   Ahsoka Review: 43:40-1:14   Nerd Favorite: 1:14-1:22
83:29 10/12/23
Another Video Game Ep | Saw X Review -- Payday 3 and Cocoon
Episode 438: Another Video Game Ep | Saw X Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new video game Payday 3! Pat also shares his thoughts on a brand new video game Cocoon. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including a rumored price hike for Netflix). The Nerd then review the new film in the Saw horror franchise Saw X! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...how often do you like about the Roman Empire?   Timestamps:   What We are Into: 7:35-25:50   Nerd News: 25:50-34:35   Saw X Review: 34:35-58:10   Nerd Favorite: 58:10-1:00
60:51 10/4/23