Opening this Friday: MURDER IN THE WOODS Comes to Drive-ins & Theaters

By Staff Reports From REZINATE Entertainment and Yel Productions, the award-winning slasher film MURDER IN THE WOODS comes to drive-ins and theaters nationwide on August 14, 2020, with a Digital and Video on Demand release slated for September 18, 2020. Directed and produced by Mexican filmmaker Luis Iga Garza (The Call) and written and produced…Read moreRead more

Movie Review: Host

By Kevin Hoskinson The Shudder original film Host is one of those movies that is truly of its time. It was filmed during the lockdown, and the story is told entirely over the meeting app Zoom. It’s one of those movies that people will look back on years from now and reminisce about the craziness…Read moreRead more

Reviews from Me to You with Eddie Aguirre: The Night Clerk

By Eddie Aguirre Check out my first video review for the film The Night Clerk. Visit PastramiNation.com for news, reviews, giveaways and more! Make sure to follow us at: Facebook: www.facebook.com/pastramination Instagram: @pastramination Twitter: twitter.com/pastramination The Night Clerk rating is 2.5 Pastrami Nations out of 5.

Great Scott! October’s Sci-Fi Crate goes Back to the Future!

By Staff Reports Fire up the flux capacitor because Loot Crate is going Back to the Future with the newest Loot Sci-Fi crate celebrating the 35th anniversary of one of the most iconic film franchises in history. You’re gonna see some serious s… when you get your hands on these exclusive collectibles and gear from…Read moreRead more

Universal Filmed Entertainment Group and AMC Entertainment Announce Agreement for Exhibition of Universal Films

By Staff Reports Universal Filmed Entertainment Group (UFEG), a division of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA), and AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AMC) announced today a multi-year agreement under which UFEG films will be exhibited in AMC Theatres in the U.S. The agreement includes at least three weekends (17-days) of theatrical exclusivity for all Universal Pictures…Read moreRead more

Movie Review: Bigfoot- Worse Than Bad

By Jason T. Smith Creative Editor In 2012 the movie Bigfoot was released. Unfortunately, some missed this hidden gem the first time around, but thanks to Peacock, a streaming service brought to us by the good folks at Universal, fans of Sasquatch related films like myself now have the opportunity to watch it, with unfortunately…Read moreRead more

Movie Review: Greyhound

By Kevin Hoskinson Tom Hanks. That’s all you need to know about this film. If anyone knows anything about the man outside of his Hollywood career, you know that he is a student of history and loves typewriters. That last fact has nothing to do with the movie, but he probably wrote it on a…Read moreRead more

Movie Review: Palm Springs

By Kevin Hoskinson In January of this year, the film Palm Springs broke Sundance records by becoming the most expensive film ever purchased. It surpassed the previous record-holder, Fox Searchlights “Birth Of A Nation” in 2016, by a mere .69 cents. Once Neon and Hulu bought the film, the hype train got going, and people…Read moreRead more

Hamilton Review: Raise a Glass

By Nolan P Smith Editor The musical took the world by storm when it first released, boasting sell-out shows on every occasion. The production, created by Lin Manuel Miranda, tells the story of one of our founding fathers by way of lyrical exposition. I am so excited to finally review the story of the Ten…Read moreRead more

Movie Review- Never Be Done: The Richard Glen Lett Story

By Kevin Hoskinson Going into this film, I knew absolutely nothing about its subject, Richard Lett. He’s a pretty big deal on the Vancouver, B.C. comedy scene, but not very well known in America and beyond. At the start, he’s described as Canada’s George Carlin, and that got me very interested to hear his story….Read moreRead more

Movie Review: Inmate #1: The Rise Of Danny Trejo

By Kevin Hoskinson Most people know who he is, and I can almost guarantee he has been in at least one movie you’ve seen in your lifetime. From him accidentally landing his first role in the film Runaway Train, to his leading role as the titular character in Machete, he’s been gracing our screens on…Read moreRead more

Interview with Jhod Cardinal and Adam Scorgie- Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo

Join Pastrami Nation’s Nolan Smith and Eddie Aguirre as we speak to Interview with Jhod Cardinal and Adam Scorgie about their new documentary: Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo. The documentary will be available in the USA on VOD July 7th! Visit https://inmate1.com/ for more info! Make sure to visit Pastramination.com for news, reviews,…Read moreRead more

Great Scott! Transformers x Back to the Future Collaboration Revealed, Available Now for Pre-Order!

By Staff Reports Great Scott! Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), Universal Brand Development and Amblin Entertainment today revealed the first-ever TRANSFORMERS-Back to the Future Collaboration, starring the all new character GIGAWATT. This new time-traveling TRANSFORMERS AUTOBOT commemorates 35 years since the groundbreaking adventure film, Back to the Future, took audiences back in time. When fans of the…Read moreRead more

Tim Curry Returns to GalaxyCon Live!

By Staff Reports With the celebration of independence underway this weekend, GalaxyCon invites fans on July 3rd to meet Good Burger hero Kel Mitchell and Star Wars’ Admiral Akbar and Greedo on July 5th! But there’s more… next week, join the cast of The Orville, and then hang on for an epic quest because the…Read moreRead more

Check out the super cute 3D “Tiny Diamond” Chalk Installation for TROLLS WORLD TOUR!

By Staff Reports In celebration of TROLLS WORLD TOUR, breakout star “Tiny Diamond” visited The Grove in Los Angeles over the weekend in a unique, social distancing-compliant way!* Designer and illustrator Keith Kaminski created a 15 foot, 3D chalk illustration of the delightful character and debuted the installation at the center of The Grove.  The fun and interactive…Read moreRead more

Movie Review: Routines

By Kevin Hoskinson The world of stand up comedy can sometimes make an excellent setting for a film. Comedians make interesting characters because they are often the most complex, and their on-stage persona is something of an act. It creates an interesting dynamic between their personal lives and their professional lives, so it can usually…Read moreRead more

Superman: Man of Tomorrow coming to Digital (8/23) & 4K/Blu-ray (9/8)

By Staff Reports Daily Planet intern Clark Kent takes learning-on-the-job to new extremes when Lobo and Parasite set their sights on Metropolis in Superman: Man of Tomorrow, the next entry in the popular series of DC Universe Movies. Produced by Warner Bros. Animation and DC, the feature-length animated film will be released by Warner Bros….Read moreRead more

The Karate Kid Saga Enters a New Era as Cobra Kai Comes to Netflix

By Staff Reports Netflix today announced it is the new home to Cobra Kai, the series continuation of the iconic The Karate Kid film franchise from Sony Pictures Television. The film’s stars, Ralph Macchio and William Zabka reprise their star-making roles in the series along with Martin Kove as sensei John Kreese. Under the terms…Read moreRead more

New Poster for sci-fi parody adventure UNBELIEVABLE!!!!! with All-Star cast of 40 former”Star Trek” actors, and Snoop Dogg, Michael Madsen, Gilbert Gottfried, Robert Davi, introducing Katarina Van Derham, Angelique Fawcette, and Emily L. Stanton

By Staff Reports Indie Rights has acquired the Sci-Fi Parody Adventure Feature Film UNBELIEVABLE!!!!!, which features over forty former “Star Trek” cast members, for domestic distribution and will represent the film for foreign sales with a launch at the 1st Virtual Cannes Film Market, announced husband and wife team, Writer/Director Steven L. Fawcette, and Producer…Read moreRead more

Movie Review: Artemis Fowl

By Kevin Hoskinson I checked out about twenty minutes into this disaster. With Colin Farrell and Dame Judy Dench starring, combined with the directing talents of Sir Kenneth Branagh, it should have been a recipe for success. Sadly, we are left with a plot that doesn’t go anywhere and a world full of flat, boring…Read moreRead more

Nerdist Pop Culture Panel Series NERDIST NEWS TALKS BACK Returns June 22

By Staff Reports Today, Nerdist announced the popular series Nerdist News Talks Back will return on their official YouTube channel. Beginning Monday, June 22, fans can join host Dan Casey (Nerdist News, Explainiac) and a rotating panel of experts, luminaries, and celebrities from the pop culture universe to abandon character limits and dig into fascinating discussions of everything (and anything)…Read moreRead more

Movie Review: The King Of Staten Island

By Kevin Hoskinson Judd Apatow’s latest film treads familiar territory, but in a more mature way. Like most of his films, the protagonist is a grown man child trying to figure out where he fits in his own life and the world around him. With a strong performance at its core, it’s a must-see for…Read moreRead more

Project C28: KILLER KLOWNS From Outer Space Move Review

THANKS SO MUCH FOR SUPPORTING THE CHANNEL AND WATCHING THE VIDEO You can follow me on Facebook & Instagram at Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/Projectc28/ @PROJECT_C28 https://www.instagram.com/projectc28/ @ohhinoble https://www.instagram.com/ohhinoble/ PINTEREST: https://www.pinterest.com/projectc28/ YOU CAN FOLLOW GIRLFRIEND HERE: on Instagram: https://instagram.com/breemunoz_forev… 💥ALSO BE SURE TO GIVE PASTRAMI NATION SOME LOVE ON THEIR FACEBOOK PAGE. THIS REVIEW WOULDNT HAVE BEEN POSSIBLE…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Nation Podcast! DC/Diamond Split, Justice League Snyder Cut, HBO Max and more!

Join Pastrami Nation’s Nolan Smith, Jason Smith, Eddie Aguirre, Kevin Hoskinson and Denton Heath for our latest podcast! On this episode, we talk about the Diamond/DC Comics split, the Justice League Snyder Cut, HBO Max, Umbrella Academy season 2 and more! Leave a comment by Friday, 6/12 at 8:00 p.m. PST for a chance to…Read moreRead more

Movie Review: Lovebirds

By Kevin Hoskinson Issa Rae and Kamail Nanjiani shine in Lovebirds, a comedy about relationships, murder, and one of life’s ultimate questions: why don’t they measure the proper amount of milkshake at restaurants? In the film, Issa and Kamail play Leilani and Jibran, a couple on the brink of breaking up. During a pivotal moment…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Nation Mega Podcast!

Welcome to Pastrami Nation’s Mega Podcast! Join Nolan, Jason, and a slew of amazing podcasters, reviewers, and guests from our eight-year history! We talk about pop culture during these COVID times, debate what franchise is doing better in 2020 (Star Wars or Star Trek), and learn about our amazing giveaways that end on May 13th!!!

Pastrami Nation Mega Podcast Set for May 9th- Celebrate and Win!

By Nolan P. Smith Editor On May 9th, we will hold the largest podcast we have ever had, with Pastrami Nation podcasters from throughout our eight year history joining us for our Mega Podcast!!! The podcast will be recorded and uploaded to YouTube and SoundCloud on the night of May 9th, with giveaways running until…Read moreRead more

SPACESHIP EARTH Is Now Streaming Everywhere

By Staff Reports Spaceship Earth is now streaming on Hulu, VOD, Virtual Cinemas and at participating drive-ins! Check out the trailer and synopsis and dive in! Directed by: Matt Wolf Produced by: Stacey Reiss Featuring: John Allen, Tony Burgess, Freddy Dempster, Kathelin Gray, Linda Leigh, Mark Nelson, Sally Silverstone, Marie Harding, Kathy Dyhr, Larry Winokour…Read moreRead more

Power-Con Postponed Until 2021 – Online Experience to Be Announced Soon for 2020

By Staff Reports As the safety and well-being of fans is of the upmost importance, the team at Power-Con has decided to postpone our 2020 event. Power-Con will return September 11 & 12, 2021 to the Hilton Anaheim in Anaheim, California. Everyone at Power-Con has remained optimistic that the 2020 event could continue as originally…Read moreRead more

Movie Review: Beastie Boys Story

By Kevin Hoskinson “Now here’s a little story I’ve got to tell, About three bad brothers you know so well, It started way back in history, With Ad-Rock, MCA, and me, Mike D.” It has often been said that if a story is powerful enough, it doesn’t matter if you know how it ends. We…Read moreRead more