Entries Tagged as 'movie'

Friday, January 20th, 2017

Watch this Epic ‘Symphony of Violence’ John Wick Supercut

John Wick has become a cult hit among movie lovers, it stars Keanu Reeves as a hitman who comes out of retirement to kick bad guy ass because his beloved dog gets killed. The sequel’s due out this year, and if you haven’t seen the original and needed some encouragement to do so, then look [...]

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

The Best End Credits in Movie History

Thanks to the Marvel movies and the like, audiences are used to staying in their seats to watch a post credit scene. And it’s because we can’t get enough of the movies when they end that we want more. Filmmakers have always known this though, whether they’re linking us to a new movie, giving us [...]

Friday, January 6th, 2017

A Tribute to the Art of Slow Mo in Cinema

A slow motion shot in a movie, while somewhat cliched, can work wonders when done well. No matter how many times the trick has been pulled, when it’s used to good effect in a scene, it can help heighten a dramatic event or emphasise an action scene—take the opening sequence of Deadpool for example.

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Everything Wrong With Deadpool In 16 Minutes Or Less

If you’ve seen Deadpool then you might question just what the hell CinemaSins is doing making one of their ‘Everything Wrong With…’ videos about a film that did everything right. But, well, they’ve done it and admittedly they appear to struggle a bit when it comes to picking holes in Ryan Reynolds portrayal of Marvel’s [...]

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt’s ‘Passengers’ Gets a Very Weird Trailer

While the press tour for Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt’s movie Passengers may have received favorable coverage, the movie itself didn’t. It’s currently sitting on a critic’s score of 31% on Rotten Tomatoes. Still, one thing it has got going for it is that Aldo Jones has turned the film’s trailer into something rather amazing [...]

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

‘The Squibbening’—Staging a Bloody (But Fake) Explosive Death Scene

Comedian Matt Gourley has, since being a pre-teen, been making movies with his friends and experimenting with special effects and pyrotechnics. Then he figured out how to fabricate a squib, which is a miniature explosive device used in the film industry, which, combined with a bag of fake blood, simulates a bullet hit.

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

A Video Tribute to the Coen Brothers

If you’re a fan of their work, the films of Joel and Ethan Coen are some of the finest that modern Hollywood has produced. Not only are they prolific filmmakers but their movies have won over audiences, won awards, and enjoyed both critical and commercial success.

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

‘Fuh Q Mang’—Pogo Turns Scarface into an Badass EDM Song

Scarface is a classic movie, an iconic role for Al Pacino who plays Cuban refugee Tony Montana who rises to become a powerful drug kingpin and then falls from grace in an epic shootout. Directed by Brian De Palma and written by Oliver Stone it has many a quotable line of dialogue.

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Star Wars: Rogue One Toys Stop Motion Film Shows Chirrut Îmwe Vs. Stormtroopers

If you’ve seen Rogue One then you’ll know how badass Chirrut Îmwe is, the blind warrior monk who was born on the moon Jedha. And even though he can’t see he still kicks Galactic butt while chanting his mantra “I am one with the Force, the Force is with me” as he strides into battle. [...]

Monday, December 19th, 2016

The Onion Reviews ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’

There’s no spoilers here, but then if you’ve seen The Onion’s head film critic Peter K. Rosenthal’s movie reviews before then you will know that. So don’t worry you won’t get any plot points revealed, instead Rosenthal gets fixated on moaning about a really hard Star Wars ‘Droids of the Resistance’ jigsaw puzzle he purchased [...]

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt Insult Each Other

The press tour for Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt’s new movie Passengers is in danger of becoming more entertaining than the movie itself. After Pratt has been trolling Lawrence on social media by cropping her out of their press photos and a talk show appearance where Pratt demonstrated his card trick, there’s now this.

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

The Hateful Thing—How Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight Was Inspired by ‘The Thing’

If you’ve seen Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight then you’ll probably think it’s an ode to Westerns—which is a genre it does reference certainly, but it’s actually got a lot in common with John Carpenter’s 1980s movie The Thing. This video does a brilliant job of showing how Tarantino takes inspiration from the horror classic.