It seems pretty safe to say that Mad Max: Fury Road is a bona fide success at this point. The new installment of director George Miller’s post-apocalyptic wasteland saga is earning near-universal praise from critics while raking in box-office revenue, and yet the most impressive aspect of Fury Road‘s success just might be the fact that it’s the follow-up to a film released… Continue reading The Geek Beat: 7 Classic Geek-Friendly Franchises That Deserve A Sequel
American Sniper (Special Edition) (DVD+UltraViolet)U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission to protect his brothers-in-arms. His pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and, as stories of his courageous exploits spread, he earns the nickname “Legend”. However, his reputation is also growing behind enemy lines, putting a price on his head and making him a prime target… Continue reading American Sniper (DVD+UltraViolet)
The Cannes Film Festival concluded over the weekend, and the big prize winners have been announced. The main competition jury, led by Joel and Ethan Coen, made some surprising picks, awarding Dheepan the top prize, known as the Palme d’Or.
It’s a French-language drama about three refugees who flee Sri Lanka and seek… Continue reading Cannes 2015 Award Winners Include Refugees in France, Prisoners in Auschwitz, and Rooney Mara in the 1950s
Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:
Not all are from war movies or even war scenes, but a lot of the clips from this heroic sacrifices in movies supercut are definitely Memorial Day worthy:
This montage highlights the most memorable military deaths in movies, in tribute to the real soldiers who’ve died in service:
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