Tag Archive: 2001

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:

You know this isn’t that far off from actually happening. Here’s a trailer for DC and Marvel vs. Star Wars (via Geek Tyrant):

I wish this was also not that far off from happening. Here’s a trailer for a remake of Taken as a Super Mario Bros. movie (via Live for Films):

It’s certainly fair to say that 2001: A Space Odyssey has its fair share of weird, what with the psychedelic wormhole travel and space baby and so much more. But for as strange as Stanley Kubrick and seminal science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke got back in the ’60s, it’s not nearly as bizarre as the author got 30 years later when he published the… Continue reading Ridley Scott to Turn the Super-Weird Sequel to '2001: A Space Odyssey' into a TV Show

Stanley Kubrick’s score for 2001: A Space Odyssey possesses some of the greatest classical works ever written, and with it his legendary direction are matched with some of the greatest visuals ever produced. The merging of the sounds by Strauss and Khachaturian with visual effects, which during the film’s release of 1968 were groundbreaking, have been imitated and spoofed ever since. You know all… Continue reading Listen to Parts of the Rare Original Score for Stanley Kubrick's '2001: A Space Odyssey'

This month, Steven Spielberg’s “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” turns 35 years old (released on November 16, 1977). That’s pretty incredible for a film that could almost pass as new if released today. Its freshness after all these decades is a testament to its stunning cinematography and groundbreaking effects. Also pioneering at the time was the

Stanley Kubrick: Limited Edition Collection (Spartacus / Lolita / Dr. Strangelove / 2001: A Space Odyssey / A Clockwork Orange / Barry Lyndon / The Shining / Full Metal Jacket / Eyes Wide Shut) [Blu-ray]

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