Entries Tagged as 'Celebs'

Monday, October 30th, 2017

Meet Billy Mitchell the Man Who Beat ‘Pac-Man’

Back in July 1999 Billy Mitchell did the seemingly impossible, he beat Pac-Man by getting the perfect score of 3,333,360 points. It meant he had to complete 256 levels of the game and play for over 5 hours straight without dying once. It also meant he “broke” the game, because when you hit level 255 [...]

Friday, October 20th, 2017

The Top 10 Closing Shots of All Time

The final shot in a movie can leave a lasting impression on the viewer, staying with them long after the movie ends, and sometimes if it’s really clever it can flip the movie on its head and completely undermine everything you’ve seen before (see Michael Haneke’s Caché for one of the greatest examples of that [...]

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Stephen Fry Gives His View on American vs British Comedy

Stephen Fry gives some insightful comments here on the differences between American and British comedy, which can probably be summed up by the line that with American comedy it starts with everything being crappy and ends happy. British Comedy starts happy and ends with everything turning to crap.

Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Listen to Shawn Wasabi Play New Track ‘Spicy Boyfriend’

Making music while sat in bed might not be the most conventional way to cut a song, but that hasn’t stopped Shawn Wasabi from doing so. And it’s resulted in a very joy-filled, bouncy, star shine of a track that if it fails to make you feel even a little twinge of happiness, you might [...]

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Watch the Latest ‘Celebrities Read Mean Tweets’ From Jimmy Kimmel

With the current president of the United States the reigning champ when it comes to mean tweets about, not just celebrities, but everybody, it’s hard for the rest of the internet trolls to keep up. Still, that doesn’t mean watching celebrities read mean tweets about themselves is any less hilarious.

Sunday, October 1st, 2017

People Are Awesome: Girls Edition

People are Awesome celebrate all the amazing women and their epic skills, skills in everything from skimboarding and cliffdiving to weightlifting and gymnastics. All their phenomenal feats are collated for this compilation from the YouTube channel that’s dedicated to showing people doing all kinds of awesome and extraordinary activities.

Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Just How Historically Accurate Is Saving Private Ryan?

From the opening and harrowing scene depicting the Normandy landings, the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II, Steven Spielberg’s ‘Saving Private Ryan’ has been widely praised for its unflinching depiction of war. But, actually, how well and how accurate did it show the events of D-Day?

Friday, September 29th, 2017

Why this Bit in Passion of Christ is the Best Scene in the Movie

There are a lot of video channels on YouTube dedicated to doing a bit of chin-stroking about popular culture. Often exploring in it terms of cultural analysis, looking at how, say, Rick and Morty addresses the philosophical ideas of absurdism. Well, if you like those you’ll like the latest from channel The Greatest Movie Moments [...]

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Watch the First Trailer for Wes Anderson’s ‘Isle of Dogs’

News broke earlier in the year that, after The Fantastic Mr. Fox, Wes Anderson was directing another stop motion animation movie. Called the Isle of Dogs Fox Searchlight have recently just dropped the first trailer for the film which features the voices of Bill Murray, Bryan Cranston, Scarlett Johansson, Edward Norton, Frances McDormand, and Jeff [...]

Saturday, September 9th, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ Sings Taylor Swift’s ‘Look What You Made Me Do’

Game of Thrones may have disappeared from our screens for quite some time, with the rumor being that it won’t be back until…2019? Which, frankly, sucks. But until then we’ll have to make do with rewatching the current seven seasons and watching fan made internet videos like this.

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Recreating Game Of Thrones’ Dragon Battle

The epic dragon battle scene, called the Loot Train Attack, where Daenerys Targaryen’s dragons took on Jaime Lannister in ‘The Spoils of War’ episode was one of the highlights of season 7 of ‘Game of Thrones’. It was epic and the kind of spectacle that the series does incredibly well.