Sometimes you just can’t help making your way into the genre spotlight when a more traditional shooting technique applies, but for those making a movie within a movie, you’re throwing yourself into POV/found-footage territory and are essentially enabling all the horrors that come with it. These are some exampes of times when you really shouldn’t be picking up the movie camera.
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With Best and Worst Movie Trailers of the Week approaching its third anniversary, it’s about time we sit down with some of the folks responsible for churning out those promos to get a clearer sense of exactly what it takes to deliver an effective movie trailer. It would seem logical for editors to get a final cut of a film and then sell… Continue reading How to Create a Great Movie Trailer, According to the Pros
As 2013 takes its last few gasps before stepping into the annals of history, it’s time to reflect on what has happened in the world in the past 12 months – and that means it’s time for a whole lot of lists.
Today, we bring you the top 10 Redbox rentals of the past year – which reveals some rather interesting things about our cinematic tastes… Continue reading The Most Rented Movies in 2013, According to Redbox
While Amanda Bynes is busy live-tweeting her mental meltdown, fellow former child star Mara Wilson offered some insight into why many kids who grow up in the spotlight go on to have such troubled adulthoods.
Wilson, who made her Hollywood debut in “Mrs. Doubtfire” at age 5, wrote a recent blog post entitled “7 Reasons Child Stars Go Crazy (An Insider’s Perspective)” detailing how the world of childhood stardom is a… Continue reading Why Child Stars Go Nuts, According to Former Child Star (and 'Matilda' Actress) Mara Wilson
Earlier this month, “Jurassic Park 4” was rumored to be facing extinction after Universal announced the project would be delayed indefinitely to accommodate filmmakers’ ambitious plans for the long-awaited sequel. While the studio put a sunnier spin on the decision — the delay would allow “adequate time to bring audiences the best possible version” of the film, Universal said — some crew members were less optimistic, insinuating on social media… Continue reading Is 'Jurassic Park 4' a Reboot? Yes, According to Sam Neill