Welcome to today's edition of Nerd Alert, where we have all the day's nerdy news right here in one handy column. So what do we have in store for you today? The Barden Bellas of Pitch Perfect get an "honest trailer," the Minions get a regular trailer, Adam Sandler sings to David Letterman, Jurassic World gets a unique sponsor and Sylvester Stallone takes away one casting possibility for The Expendables 4. Check out all we have to offer with today's Nerd Alert.
Pitch Perfect Honest Trailer
With the arrival of Pitch Perfect 2 in theaters this weekend, the folks at Screen Junkies decided the time was right to skewer the original Pitch Perfect with one of their Honest Trailers. We're not sure how the Bella's will aca-respond to this.
The adorable yellow munchkins are back with a new Minions trailer before the Despicable Me spinoff hits theaters July 10. Even if these lovable creatures aren't enough, stars such as Sandra Bullock and Jon Hamm lend their voices to the animated sequel. Win-win!
Jurassic World Teams With Barbasol
In the original Jurassic Park, Dogson (Cameron Thor) pays Nedry (Wayne Knight) to steal dinosaur embryos, giving him a Barbasol shaving cream can to store them in. With Jurassic World hitting theaters next month, the sequel is teaming with Barbasol for a promotional campaign, hinting these dinosaur embryos are what were used to create a new dinosaur. Cross-promotion at its best, folks.
Adam Sandler Sings to David Letterman
David Letterman is bidding farewell to the late-night world later this month, and several stars have been saying their goodbyes. Adam Sandler wrote his own song to bid the late-night legend adieu, in his own hilarious fashion.
Walt Disney Recycled Animation Scenes
Disney is more popular than ever these days, largely thanks to its blockbuster brands such as Marvel and Star Wars, but for those who prefer the art of animation, these recycled animated scenes should surely be up your alley.
Manny Pacquiao Is Not In The Expendables 4
Sylvester Stallone had once hinted that he wanted boxer Manny Pacquiao to star in his upcoming action sequel The Expendables 4, but after the boxer lost to Floyd Mayweather Jr. last weekend, the actor revealed that he was never going to be in the movie. Tough break, Pac.
Netflix's Between Trailer
Looking for a new Netflix series to binge watch? The streaming service has debuted a new trailer for their thrilling series Between, which centers on a bizarre plague that kills everyone over the age of 21, debuting May 21.
The Craft Remake Is Happening
The remake machine keeps rolling along, with the 1996 thriller The Craft getting an updated version. There is no word yet on who will play this new coven of witches quite yet, but up and coming filmmaker Leigh Janiak (Honeymoon) is writing and directing
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