Paul Rudd and Patton Oswalt Star in Adult Animated Comedy ‘Nerdland,’ in Movie Theaters Nationwide for a One-Night Event on December 6

Samuel Goldwyn Films and Fathom Events Present This Action-Packed,
Over-the-Top Adventure Including Special Cast Panel on the Big Screen

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Moviegoers are in for a hilariously debauched and satirical affair at
the cinemas like they’ve never seen before. “Nerdland,
debuting in movie theaters nationwide on Tuesday, December 6 at 8:00
p.m. local time, follows two unknown showbiz buddies John (Paul Rudd)
and Elliot (Patton Oswalt) who are determined to go from
Hollywood nobodies to viral somebodies.

In addition to the big-screen premiere of “Nerdland,” the
one-night cinema event also includes a cast discussion, recorded live at
Beyond Fest in Hollywood featuring stand-up comedian and moderator Blaine
Capatch
, the movie’s stars Patton Oswalt, Kate Micucci,
John Ennis and Brendon Small, as well as director Chris
Prynoski and Writer/Producer Andrew Kevin Walker. Attendees will
also get to view an exclusive short film from Titmouse Animation Studios.

Tickets for “Nerdland” can be purchased online by visiting www.FathomEvents.com
or at participating theater box offices. Fans throughout the U.S. will
be able to enjoy the event in more than 530 movie theaters through
Fathom’s Digital
Broadcast Network
. For a complete list of theater locations visit
the Fathom Events website
(theaters and participants are subject to change).

“I’m stoked that we are doing a Fathom event for the theatrical release
of Nerdland! Their audiences come for something you can’t get just any
night at any cinema. They come for that extra special experience of
like-minded people all together in one spot for an exclusive night of
film, special features and fun that doesn’t exist at home on your couch
or anywhere else!” Chris Prynoski, director and founder of Titmouse
Animation Studios said.

From Writer Andrew Kevin Walker (“Seven,” “8mm” and Tim Burton’s
“Sleepy Hollow”), Samuel Goldwyn Films and Fathom Events present
director Chris Prynoski (“Metalocalypse,” “Superjail!,” “Venture
Bros.” and “Son of Zorn”) and Titmouse Animation Studios “Nerdland
– an adult-themed cartoon comedy about celebrity and excess that “revels
in the foulness of 21st-century pop culture” (Variety). John and
Elliot, over the course of one night, make a last-ditch effort to become
famous, stumbling into a series of misadventures that threatens their
dignity and lives. The film also features an army of cameos including Hannibal
Buress
, Laraine Newman, Reid Scott, Mike Judge, Kate
Micucci
, Riki Lindhome, Paul Scheer and Molly Shannon.

“We’re excited to partner with Samuel Goldwyn Films for the first time
to bring ‘Nerdland’ to big screens for its nationwide debut,” Fathom
Events CEO John Rubey said. “This wild animated adventure is a must-see
event for mature audiences looking for some not-so-mature fun.”

Peter Goldwyn, President of Samuel Goldwyn Films said, “There has never
been a film like ‘Nerdland.’ We can’t wait for everyone to join us for
the fun in December. We are so excited that the team at Fathom Events
has a great sense of humor, and think that their audience will love this
film.”

For artwork/photos related to “Nerdland,” visit the Fathom Events press
site
.

About Fathom Events

Fathom Events is recognized as the leading domestic distributor of event
cinema, and ranks as one of the largest overall distributors of content
to movie theaters. Owned by AMC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC), Cinemark
Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK) and Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC)
(known collectively as AC JV, LLC), Fathom Events offers a variety of
one-of-a-kind entertainment events that include live, high-definition
performances of the Metropolitan Opera, dance and theatre productions
such as the Bolshoi Ballet and National Theatre Live’s Hamlet, sporting
events like FS1 Presents USA v Mexico, concerts with Roger Waters and
One Direction, the TCM Presents classic film series and faith-based
events such as The Drop Box and Four Blood Moons. Fathom Events takes
audiences behind the scenes and offers unique extras including audience
Q&As, backstage footage and interviews with cast and crew, creating the
ultimate VIP experience. Fathom Events’ live digital broadcast network
(“DBN”) is the largest cinema broadcast network in North America,
bringing live and pre-recorded events to 885 locations and 1,348 screens
in 181 Designated Market Areas® (including all of the top 50). For more
information, visit www.fathomevents.com.

About Samuel Goldwyn Films

Samuel Goldwyn Films is a major, independently owned and operated
motion-picture company that develops, produces and distributes
innovative feature films and documentaries. The company is dedicated to
working with both world-renowned and emerging writers/filmmakers and
committed to filmed entertainment that offers original voices in
uniquely told stories. This is best exemplified by the Academy Award®
nominated THE SQUID AND THE WHALE and SUPER SIZE ME, AMAZING GRACE and
Julie Delpy’s hit comedy 2 DAYS IN PARIS. Past Goldwyn titles include:
HARRY BROWN starring Michael Caine, the box office smash FIREPROOF and
the 2010 independent hit MAO’S LAST DANCER. Samuel Goldwyn Films also
released THE WHISTLEBLOWER, a powerful, ripped-from-the-headlines
thriller starring Academy Award® winner Rachel Weisz, and the 2012
critics’ darling ROBOT & FRANK, starring Academy Award® nominee Frank
Langella and Academy Award® winner Susan Sarandon. Current Samuel
Goldwyn Films releases include: Chris Bell’s expose PRESCRIPTION THUGS;
Andrew Renzi’s Tribeca Film Festival favorite THE BENEFACTOR starring
Richard Gere; the widely anticipated Jason Wise follow-up SOMM: INTO THE
BOTTLE; Toronto Film Festival’s Gala Presentation HYENA ROAD directed by
Paul Gross; Ted Balaker’s docu CAN WE TAKE A JOKE? in which comedy and
outrage collide and TRANSPECOS, the directorial debut and 2016 SXSW
Audience Award Winner by Greg Kwedar. Upcoming films include Sasha
Gordon’s subversive romantic comedy and festival favorite IT HAD TO BE
YOU, Ian Old’s award-winning BURN COUNTRY with Oscar winner Melissa Leo,
James Franco and breakout lead Dominic Rains and Carles Torrens’
physiological thriller PET starring Dominic Monaghan, Ksenia Solo &
Jennette McCurdy.

About Titmouse

Titmouse is a full-service, award-winning animation production company.
Our artist-run studios in Los Angeles, New York City, and Vancouver keep
400 of the most talented people in the industry (that are guaranteed
100% human) employed and pushing creative boundaries. Writers,
producers, directors, storyboard artists, animators, compositors,
editors and Virtual Reality artists are all right here, in house. Its
state-of-the-art sound studio is where many of our TV shows, films,
commercial work, branded and original digital content projects are
recorded. Titmouse founders Chris and Shannon Prynoski launched Titmouse
in Los Angeles, the birthplace of the American entertainment industry.
Known for series such as Venture Bros., Metalocalypse, Superjail!, and
its first feature film, Nerdland, Titmouse creates high-quality cartoons
for all ages and interests.

Contacts

Fathom Events
Jessica Nelson / Katherine Schwappach
720-262-2753
/ 720-262-2713
jnelson@fathomevents.com
/ kschwappach@fathomevents.com
or
Scoop
Marketing for Fathom Events
Erik Stein, 818-761-6100
estein@solters.com
or
Prodigy
PR for Samuel Goldwyn Films
Alex Klenert, 310-857-2020
ak@prodigypublicrelations.com