Entries Tagged as 'movie'

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Death Proof is Tarantino’s Love Letter to a Bygone Era

Of all Quentin Tarantino’s movies, his 2007 exploitation movie Death Proof is probably his least valued—even the director himself has spoken before about it being the “worst movie” he’s made. That’s not to say it’s a bad movie, but the rest of his films are so great, that it doesn’t really stand up against them. [...]

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Nerf John Wick See Those Foam Bullets Become Deadly

If you ever wondered what Keanu Reeves playing a badass assassin might look like if you swapped bullets and guns for foam bullets and Nerf guns, then wonder no more. Because VFX YouTube channel Corridor have translated the violent underworld of the John Wick movies and brought in everyone’s favorite toy gun.

Monday, March 20th, 2017

This Film Theory Posits the Cars in the Cars Movie Aren’t Actually Cars

The trailers for Pixar’s Cars 3 have been pretty traumatic considering it’s a kids movie, seeming to suggest the death of Lightning McQueen, who’s been the main character for the films so far. And if you thought that idea was harrowing enough then you’ll be even more upset by the idea put forward in this [...]

Monday, March 20th, 2017

The Best Cinema Dialogue of All Time

In movies, good dialogue is right up there with the best of entertaining filmmaking, whether it be arguing, bickering, threatening or subtext-filled bantering. In this video from Cinefix they look over what they consider to be the best dialogue of all time. Naturally there had to be a Quentin Tarantino in there, and they pick [...]

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Jeff Bridges Revives ‘The Dude’ to honor Big Lebowski co-star John Goodman

Next year it will be, shockingly, 20 years ago that The Big Lebowski was released. Yep, it really was that long ago which is either going to make you feel terribly old or terribly young, depending on whether you were born by then or not. Recently one of the film’s stars, John Goodman, was honored [...]

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Samuel L. Jackson Answers the Most Searched Questions About Him

People at some point googled it and now Samuel L. Jackson is going to answer those search queries. They range from his place of birth to his first movie, to what part he plays in Inglourious Basterds. He’s due to appear in the upcoming Kong: Skull Island movie, so Wired sat him down to [...]

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Behind the Scenes of Ghost in the Shell

CGI is obviously something that is a major part of filmmaking these days, but not all effects are computer-generated. Practical effects like puppets and animatronics are still very much in use. One place that’s certainly true is in the upcoming Ghost in the Shell movie. In this video Adam Savage visits Weta Workshop to get [...]

Monday, February 27th, 2017

La La Land as Directed by David Lynch

The greatness of David Lynch, and what also makes his movies totally terrifying, is that he can turn anything into something sinister and dangerous. And so, with that methodology in mind CineFix have taken this year’s Oscar favorite La La Land (not ‘quite’ the Best Picture winner), a feel good movie with lots of singing [...]

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Supercut of Every Oscar Winner for Visual Effects

With the 2017 Oscars looming before us, now’s the perfect time to look back at all the Oscar winners for visual effects, from 1927 to 2016. The VFX is an interesting category because it often includes those big budget blockbusters or sci-fi movies that often don’t get a nod in the best picture Oscar category. [...]

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Here’s Why ‘Arrival’ is a Great Response To Bad Movies

There are spoilers aplenty in this video from YouTube channel Nerdwriter which looks at the alien invasion movie Arrival starring Amy Adams. So if you haven’t seen it, you best look away now or else the film’s ending will be ruined. But for those who have seen it, Nerdwriter gives a great look at how [...]

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

An Anatomically Correct Spider-Man Would Be Seriously Disturbing

The Marvel superhero Spider-Man is a beloved and iconic character but there are a few things about him that are conveniently different from how a real spider is. And after watching this video by YouTube channel Corridor you’ll see why that is. Because it shows what an anatomically correct Spider-Man would be like, meaning a [...]

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

Will Arnett Prank Calls a Toy Store as Lego Batman

Will Arnett’s Lego Batman was so good he got his own movie and when the actor when on a BBC Radio show to promote the film recently, he was asked by the hosts to do some prank calling. The catch was not only did he have to do the prank call, to a British toy [...]