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nerdfest Podcast: Movies, TV, Trivia and Fun!
nerdfest Podcast: Movies, TV, Trivia and Fun!

Discussing all things nerdy in the world of film, TV and more. Find us on www.nerdfestpodcast.com or @nerdfestuk.

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146: A Ham In A Cravat

For Fleurken’s sake, it’s another Nerdfest episode! This time we’re delighted to be reunited with Ian Mayor, who is a... more

19 Nov 2023 · 56 minutes
145: Nerdfellas

This week’s show is a particularly funny one. No, not funny like a clown per se… Yes, it’s time for some... more

05 Nov 2023 · 50 minutes
144: Monster Who?

It’s Buff or Bluff time! Can we work out the manufactured lies from this week’s lineup of entertainment facts? Our... more

22 Oct 2023 · 46 minutes
143: Satsumas Are Not The Only Fruit

We recorded this episode remotely due to a bout of Covid in the ranks, but still had the best of... more

08 Oct 2023 · 52 minutes
142: Something Old, Something New

We’re shaking things up at Nerdfest this week and introducing a new format: Something Old, Something New. Hazel, Jon, Peter,... more

17 Sep 2023 · 1 hour, 1 minute
141: Godzilla Takes Las Vegas

It’s a quiz-tastic episode! Today’s Buff or Bluff covers topics ranging from almost-made Godzilla crossover movies, movie costumes, evil sea... more

26 Aug 2023 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
140: Fear Of A Pink Planet

We're ALL in a Barbie world this week- as Jon, Peter and Andy are joined by Louise to review both... more

13 Aug 2023 · 51 minutes
139: Dinosaurs and Asteroids

On today’s show we talk about how excited we are for Barbenheimer, and what the repercussions of the actors’ strike... more

23 Jul 2023 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
138: Indiana’s Clones

We give you our (spoiler free) reactions to 'Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny.' We’re split on this one... more

09 Jul 2023 · 50 minutes
137: The Love Train

Choo choo! It’s another hugely enjoyable, thought provoking and downright filthy episode of Nerdfest! It’s recommendations time, and today that includes... more

25 Jun 2023 · 52 minutes
136: It Burns! It Burns!

We bring you our first reactions to seeing "Spider-Man: Across the Spiderverse" together. Plus, it’s a Buff or Bluff episode,... more

11 Jun 2023 · 59 minutes
135: Shocked By the Power

Today’s show is a medley of what we have been enjoying recently, starting with "Guardians of the Galaxy 3". Andy... more

27 May 2023 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
134: Do The Write Thing

It’s all lies and deceit as we play our monthly round of Buff or Bluff. Among the topics are... more

14 May 2023 · 57 minutes
133: All for von, and von for all!

On today’s show Jon reviews “Renfield” and has the opportunity to see his beloved Nic Cage in the role of... more

29 Apr 2023 · 52 minutes
132: Its-a me, Nerdio

It’s another Buff or Bluff episode! Our nerds try to pick out the truth from the lies on topics including... more

17 Apr 2023 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
131: Blood, Honey & Biscuits

It’s reviews and recommendations time! Our top recommendation is to not go down in the woods today as you may... more

01 Apr 2023 · 53 minutes
130: Don't Bug Me!

It’s buff or bluff time! Can you work out the truth from the nerds’ devious lies? Topics today include method... more

19 Mar 2023 · 40 minutes
129: Disappointing Shrinkage

It's reviews and recommendations time! We cover the start of Marvel Phase 5: 'Ant Man and the Wasp: QuantumMania'. Plus,... more

05 Mar 2023 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
128: Sherlock Clones

It’s time to lie to our closest friends again, as we play our Buff or Bluff quiz. Can you work... more

19 Feb 2023 · 56 minutes
127: This Is The Last Of Us

Dan discusses the similarities between Spielberg’s mostly autobiographical 'The Fabelmans', and Terry Pratchett biography 'A Life with Footnotes'. Andy conducts... more

05 Feb 2023 · 56 minutes
126: Ian's Attic Treat

Jon, Ian, Andy and Peter riffle through the dusty attic of Ian's brain, attempting to find at least ONE thing... more

22 Jan 2023 · 41 minutes
125: Must See in '23!

It’s the first Nerdfest of 2023, and Jon, Peter, Kerris and Dan have each been making ‘most anticipated’ lists of... more

08 Jan 2023 · 53 minutes
124: Best Stuff of 2022

It’s our end of year show! Today our nerds - Peter, Jon, Hazel, and not one but TWO Ians, are... more

18 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 12 minutes
123: Finger Food

We bring new reviews and recommendations, including the return of Benoit Blanc in 'Glass Onion', the onscreen adaptation of 'Matilda... more

04 Dec 2022 · 59 minutes
122: The Amityville Nerd

We give our initial, spoiler-free thoughts on the latest offering from the MCU- 'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.' Plus, in our Buff... more

20 Nov 2022 · 46 minutes
121: Martian McFly

We review the TV shows and films we’ve been enjoying recently, including Brendan Fraser’s welcome return in ‘The Whale’, Korean... more

06 Nov 2022 · 57 minutes
120: LIVE from Fright Fest

We’re live and direct from Newcastle Fright Fest this episode, as Hazel, Jon, Peter and Ian pod in public to... more

23 Oct 2022 · 42 minutes
119: Carrie On Doctor

In today’s episode we give our first reactions to the newest Star Wars TV show on the block, Andor (that... more

08 Oct 2022 · 52 minutes
118: Thor Loser

In this recommendations episode we discuss alternate history drama “For All Mankind” as well as off-the-wall dark comedy “The Baby”.... more

24 Sep 2022 · 55 minutes
117: That's Not All, Folks!

Buffs! Bluffs! And…patio advice? Today’s episode takes us into Nintendo’s naughty past, and the nuances (or lack, thereof) of Buck Rogers... more

11 Sep 2022 · 46 minutes
116: Enter Sandman (AT LAST!)

For this recommendations special we chat about the films and TV shows that captured our attention this week, including early... more

27 Aug 2022 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
115: Up All Night

We recorded this episode in the evening for a change, and that inspired us to take a…well, slightly different tone… We... more

13 Aug 2022 · 59 minutes
114: A Massive Con

We’re back after our summer break, and we start our show by revelling in all the glorious nerdness that was... more

30 Jul 2022 · 58 minutes
113: A Little More Conversation

We're all shook up this week, as Andy, Hazel, Dan, Peter and Ian test each other in a round of... more

02 Jul 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
112: Pod Save The Queen

Never mind the bollocks, here’s another Nerdfest episode! It’s recommendations time, as our own rotten Jon discusses Danny Boyle’s new... more

18 Jun 2022 · 58 minutes
111: Obi Wan Cares

This time Jon, Andy Peter and Ian Mac try to Bluff each other with "facts" about anthropomorphic appliances, random stories... more

05 Jun 2022 · 43 minutes
110: Every Episode All At Once

The latest episode of the Nerdfest Podcast comes to you from four far-off parts of the multiverse, each full of... more

21 May 2022 · 55 minutes
109: The Unbearable Weight of M

A 2-part quiz special awaits your pod feeds today, as our Film Buff or Film Bluff explores topics as eclectic... more

07 May 2022 · 38 minutes
108: Pardon My French

Bonjour et bienvenue dans un podcast très sophistiqué! It's not just Andy who loves films in "foreign"- though he does... more

23 Apr 2022 · 48 minutes
107: Mooning A Knight

We enter the Speed Force this week as Dan, Andy, Peter, and a virtual Jon discuss this year’s Oscars, including... more

10 Apr 2022 · 43 minutes
106: I No Wear U Lav

The wonderful Ian McLaughlin is back with us this week, so of course he has us all doing all sorts... more

27 Mar 2022 · 51 minutes
105: Little Miss Nerdfest

It's "Women's History Month", so our nerds discuss some of the wonderful women that have inspired us so much in... more

13 Mar 2022 · 44 minutes
104: Tom, Dick and Pammy

We travel back to the 90s for this recommendations episode, as Peter reviews the new miniseries “Pam and Tommy”. We... more

25 Feb 2022 · 56 minutes
103: Roses Are Red, This Podcast Is Blue

Love is on the podcast feed in the latest instalment of Nerdfest, as Dan has prepared a nerdy Valentine’s Day... more

13 Feb 2022 · 44 minutes
102: MoonFAAALLLL!!!

Our nerds excitedly preview the movies we’re looking forward to in 2022. It’s safe to say the one we’re most... more

30 Jan 2022 · 56 minutes
101: What's Going In?

A slightly belated, but huge milestone Nerdfest episode! Due to circumstances beyond our control, we couldn’t properly celebrate recording 100... more

16 Jan 2022 · 55 minutes
100: I Like To Be In American Horror Story

We feel "Pretty, oh so pretty"… and not just because Ian Mac and Kerris are back with us for an... more

02 Jan 2022 · 54 minutes
99: The Netflix Christmas Universe

Things get festive at Nerdfest HQ, as Louise returns with tidings of comfort and joy … and the Netflix Christmas... more

12 Dec 2021 · 53 minutes
98: Jon Ranks Tom Hanks

Its a bumper recommendations special this episode, as we talk about legacy sequel "Ghostbusters AfterlIfe", Apple's Tom-Hanks-with-a-robot movie "Finch", magical... more

28 Nov 2021 · 52 minutes
97: Live 24/7

Is anything real? Should we accept this reality? These are the questions on Hazel’s mind as she faces up to... more

14 Nov 2021 · 57 minutes
nerdfest Podcast: Movies, TV, Trivia and Fun!
104: Tom, Dick and Pammy
nerdfest Podcast: Movies, TV, Trivia and Fun!

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We travel back to the 90s for this recommendations episode, as Peter reviews the new miniseries “Pam and Tommy”. We discuss the... more