Even if you don’t understand the exact technical intricacies of 35mm, 70mm, and various digital formats, you should trust the filmmakers you love not only know them, but truly care about the difference the production and exhibition method makes for you, the paying customer. People like Paul Thomas Anderson, Christopher Nolan, and Quentin Tarantino don’t just care about what medium they… Continue reading How to Watch a Longer Cut of Quentin Tarantino's 'The Hateful Eight' Two Weeks Early
Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:
Movie Mashup of the Day:
Many people have noted the similarities between Quentin Tarantino‘s new movie, The Hateful Eight, and an earlier Kurt Russell movie, The Thing. Well, here’s the obligatory mashup trailer to go with that idea (via Live for Films):
Trailer Redo of the Day:
Speaking of mashups, it’s… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: 'The Hateful Eight' Meets 'The Thing,' Ronda Rousey as Captain Marvel and More
The Important News
Star Wars Updates: New images of Star Wars: The Force Awakens arrived online. And new plot details on Star Wars: The Force Awakens were revealed. And new details on the solo Han Solo and Boba Fett movies were unveiled.
Casting Net: Bill Murray was confirmed for the Ghostbusters reboot. Leonardo DiCaprio will star in Martin Scorsese’s The Devil in the White City. Zac Efron will star in Baywatch. Tom… Continue reading Best of the Week: New 'Star Wars' Photos and Plot Details, 'The Hateful Eight' Trailer and More
Quentin Tarantino arrived in San Diego today with The Hateful Eight in tow. Literally, he and the actors playing the titular octet all flew into town on a private jet, as seen here (see more via the same twitter):
– Tarantino revealed that he used 70mm lenses previously employed for Ben-Hur and It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World. He shot and will release the Western in the large… Continue reading See a New Poster For 'The Hateful Eight' and Learn More From Quentin Tarantino's Comic-Con Panel
The Hateful Eight: Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight will be charging into select theaters in 70mm on December 25 before opening wide on January 8, 2016. The director claims it will be “the funniest snow Western ever made,” and for evidence, we have the first look at Kurt Russell and Samuel L. Jackson, just part of an ensemble cast that includes… Continue reading Movie News: First Look at Kurt Russell and Samuel L. Jackson in 'Hateful Eight,' Plus New Look at Jennifer Lawrence in 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2'