Entries Tagged as 'movie'

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

Why Every Movie Trailer Is The Same

Everything is becoming homogenised, at least that’s what it sometimes seems like. At least when it comes to movie trailers. Hollywood blockbuster movie trailers anyway. Cracked.com explain how so in this video which looks at 11 tricks Hollywood trailers use to make the trailers seem so epic and to engage our attention.

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

The Big Lebowski: The Dude Awakens Mashes Up Star Wars and the Coens

If you ever wondered what the Coen Brothers stoner classic The Big Lebowski would be like with the sweeping songs of John Williams, then this mashup trailer that combines that and Star Wars: The Force Awakens will show you. It makes for a much more dramatic tone to the criminal yet comical proceedings of Lebowski [...]

Monday, May 16th, 2016

First Person Iron Man Puts You Inside the Superhero’s Suit

YouTube channel Ismahawk have created this awesome Captain America: Civil War-themed fanmade short film that shows things from Iron Man’s POV, putting viewers inside Tony Stark’s special suit so you can pretend, with some imagination, that you’re a superhero.

Monday, May 16th, 2016

Supercut of Matthew McConaughey Making Strange Noises in Movies

Owenergy Studios usually makes Owen Wilson supercuts, like all the times Wilson says “Wow” in the movies, but in his latest video he turns his attention to Matthew McConaughey. Specifically the weird noises that McConaughey has a habit of emitting onscreen. The result is this compilation featuring every one that actor’s made throughout his entire [...]

Sunday, May 15th, 2016

Watch the 10 Best Improvised Scenes in Movie History

Actors like nothing else than to go off-script and improv a scene or two, giving them a chance to stretch their acting skills and range and generally show off. But while their luvvie ways may infuriate the person who spent months and months perfecting what they thought was a killer script, it’s good news for [...]

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

The Empire Strikes Back Gets a James Bond Style Title Sequence

The opening title sequences to James Bond movies are iconic and the Star Wars movies are iconic, so Kurt Rauffer decided to combine the two and create a brand new title sequence for Star Wars – Episode V “The Empire Strikes Back” but animated in the style and tone of a Bond movie.

Monday, May 9th, 2016

The Eyes of Taxi Driver—Video Essay Exploring POV Shots in Scorsese’s Classic

Film lover Jacob T. Swinney explores the POV shots in Martin Scorsese’s classic Taxi Driver in his latest video essay In the Eyes of Taxi Driver, exploring the relationship Scorsese created between the camera and the film’s main character, Travis Bickle. Swinney notes how the concept of subjectivity happens right from the opening, which features [...]

Friday, May 6th, 2016

Girl Shows How To Invent the Perfect Star Wars Names

After her friends pointed out that she was really good at making up Star War names, Jenny Nicholson has decided to give this tutorial video on how she does it. So she explains her method, which involves taking normal names and combining it with a name made from real words or take a normal name [...]

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Luke Skywalker Channels his Inner Celine Dion in this Force Awakens Parody

When we finally meet Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Force Awakens he’s been so, so ronery in self-imposed exile after blaming himself for what happened to Ben Solo. So this parody is entirely fitting which sees Rey turn up to deliver, not Luke’s beloved lightsaber, but instead a microphone and a boombox.

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Auralnauts Create Some Hilarious, but Totally Fake, Kylo Ren Outtakes

With a little bit of redubbing YouTubers Auralnauts have created some very funny “outtakes” from Kylo Ren’s character in The Force Awakens. And thanks to Ren’s distorted voice they can do a convincingly hilarious job of it, managing to work in Game of Thrones references, and even a Rihanna joke.

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Wasteland Weekend is a Festival Styled like Mad Max

If you found yourself watching the Mad Max movies and thinking you’d like a piece of that, but maybe without the whole world-ending thing, then you might want to get yourself down to the Wasteland Weekend. It’s an outdoor festival that takes part in the middle of the desert and lets you indulge in some [...]

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Supercut of People Getting Drunk in Movies

Just like in real-life people love to get drunk in the movies—and this supercut by editor Robert Jones is certainly proof of that, as it features 70 scenes from both contemporary and classic films of people get wasted on the demon drink. And just like in real life chaos reigns, as they fall over, jump [...]