Entries Tagged as 'cool'

Sunday, August 28th, 2016

Mexican Standoff Movie Supercut is Super Tense

Prepare to feel your tension levels rise as Burger Fiction run through those moments in a film when everybody’s pointing guns at each other and not firing, but might well do very, very soon. Which means there’s a lot of crazy nervous laughter, a lot of one liners, and some non-gun, corkscrew/broken bottle standoffs too.

Saturday, August 27th, 2016

Supercut Reveals The Many Movies The Simpsons Has Paid Tribute To

The Simpsons is know for its quick-fire, blink-and-you’ll-miss it gags and one industry they love paying tribute to with these is the movies. In this awesome supercut put together by Vimeo user cgmzz, 27 (there are many more) of the films the series has referenced are pointed out, along with the scenes they’re parodying.

Friday, August 26th, 2016

You Are Literally The Worst, According To These YouTube Comedians

Even though since they started out their videos are of better quality and, in their eyes, are improving no end Hello Generic’s YouTube subscribers are still going down. Which is why you are literally the worst, because it’s your fault that Vine videos of teens opening the fridge and making a dramatic camera movement [...]

Friday, August 26th, 2016

Russian Soldiers Create an EPIC Avalanche by Firing Artillery at a Mountain

In North Ossetia this is how the Russian military use artillery to dislodge avalanches and you’ve got to admit it’s pretty effective and impressive. Although it’s doesn’t come without its dangers and is obviously an extravagant way to use artillery. And just look at the way they just stand there and wait for it to [...]

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

This Epic Haka Wedding Dance is Fantastic and Full of Emotion

Weddings can be emotional events and while many feature a dance, there’s not many that feature a traditional Māori ritual. New Zealanders Benjamin and Aaliyah Armstrong got married recently and their best man was tasked with organising a traditional haka war cry, a performance associated with New Zealand’s Māori culture, and often performaned by their [...]

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Dude Day Take You Through the Dos and Don’ts of Urinal Etiquette

How well do you know your Urinal Etiquette? This is the question posed by LA-based comedy group Dude Day who in this video demonstrate how to act in a public urinal. Taking us through the Dos and Don’ts of relieving yourself in the company of others, it makes for informative viewing.

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Jurassic Park and Pushing the Limits of Visual Effects

In his most recent video essay Kristian Williams (aka Kaptain Kristian) focuses on Steven Spielberg’s 1993 movie Jurassic Park—specifically he looks at how the sci-fi adventure film set a completely new standard for visual effects. If you look at it now over two decades later the CGI still looks fantastic, and helped propel the industry [...]

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

‘The Longest Way’—Time-lapse Of A Traveller’s Journey Across China Entirely on Foot

In 2008 Christoph Rehage took a year out to walk across China, journeying 4500km from Beijing to Ürümqi which was completed entirely on foot. As he did so he let his hair and beard grow long and filmed himself as he went, taking selfies with the people he met and the places he visited.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

1719 Wasn’t A Very Good Year For Hygiene, But It Was For Beer!

Not all things from the past are relevant now, but it also means that some things shouldn’t be tampered with. Take for instance the strange (by today’s standards) baroque powdered wigs that people used to wear, you wouldn’t go to the barbers to get one fitted now. They were mainly used to cover baldness due [...]

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Guy Animates His Horrible Experience of Being Stuck on a Roller Coaster

Brewstew’s Tyler Rudolph had two recurring nightmares when he was a kid, one was having Harry and Marv from Home Alone break into his home, the second was getting stuck on a rollercoaster. He’d managed to get through a lot of his adult life without either when recently the latter happened to him and his [...]

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Kevin Hart Learns About Swedish Traditions from a Nordic Comedy Group

Kevin Hart gets some schooling in the way Sweden does things by comedy group I Just Want To Be Cool, who detail why in Sweden you only get to eat what you want on only one day of the year, and also why you should keep your anger inside, and release it when you get [...]

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

The Aliens Are Finally Here in the New Trailer for ‘Arrival’

If aliens did show up on earth communication could be extremely problematic, and that idea is what’s explored in the movie Arrival from Sicario director Denis Villeneuve (who’s also up to direct Blade Runner 2) which stars Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, and Forest Whitaker. In this new trailer we get to see Adams attempt to [...]