Lifetime has ordered 10 episodes of a brand-new series called Un-Real. Produced by Marti Noxon (Mad Men, Fright Night) and Sarah Gertrude Shapiro (Sequin Raze), Un-Real will give a behind-the-scenes look at the chaos surrounding the production of a dating competition program.
Starring Shiri Appleby (Girls), Megyn Price (Rules of Engagement), and Freddie Stroma (Harry Potter, Pitch Perfect), the dark comedy marks the first scripted series that will be fully… Continue reading ‘Bachelor’ behind the scenes? Lifetime orders dark comedy series ‘Un-Real’
Japanese toymaker Bandai has designed a case for the iPhone 5 and 5S that Batfans will want to pay attention to. Inspired by Christopher Nolan’s streamlined, military-inspired look for the Dark Knight trilogy, the company has designed their case to look like Batman’s Tumbler that Wayne Enterprises invented.
Sold for about 55 dollars, the creative case even has a built-in Bat signal and six LED lights to… Continue reading For the 'Dark Knight' Fan Who Has Everything: A Tumbler Phone Case
Visual effects in the movies sure have come a long way in my lifetime – and if you ever needed visual proof of this, then these two videos will serve as exhibit A in support of my thesis.
As a kid, I remember seeing The Empire Strikes Back in the theater and being absolutely stunned by the epic battle on Hoth. The giant… Continue reading Old School vs. New School: Visual FX in 'The Empire Strikes Back' and 'Thor: The Dark World'
They were known as the master puppeteers behind the jovial and adorable Muppets characters, but Jim Henson and Frank Oz directed a nightmarish project in 1982: The Dark Crystal. The Universal Pictures feature about an elfin creature in search of a crystal shard that promises to restore balance and unity to his alien world was marketed as a family film, despite some frightening scenes that startled… Continue reading Watch a Cool, Freaky, Fan-Made Director's Cut of Jim Henson's 'The Dark Crystal'