Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:
This is one artist’s rendition of what Scarlett Johansson would look like as Motoko Kusanagi in the live-action Ghost in the Shell movie (via Reddit):
The propmakers of Super-Fan Builds created a baby stroller in the image of the Tumbler Batmobile from Batman Begins/The Dark
Russell Crowe and Rose McGowan are refusing to boycott the Beverly Hills Hotel, after other celebrities including Ellen DeGeneres and Sharon Osbourne publicly stated they wouldn’t be doing business at the iconic landmark, after the owner, the Sultan of Brunei enacted conservative Islamic laws that call for the stoning death of homosexuals and adulterers in his oil rich country.
“Throwing the staff of Dorchester Collection… Continue reading Controversy: Hollywood Celebrities Refuse To Boycott Beverly Hills Hotel — ‘The Staff Has Families To Support’
Our resident VOD expert tells you what’s new to rent and own this week on the various streaming services such as cable Movies On Demand, Amazon, iTunes, Vudu, and, of course, Netflix.
Cable Movies On Demand: Same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pretheatrical exclusives for rent, priced from $ 3-$ 10, in 24- or 48-hour periods
Lone Survivor (action; Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch; rated R)
Jack Ryan isn’t like other cinematic CIA agents. Sure, he used to be a Marine, but he’s hardly an expert in martial arts. He’s not James Bond or Jason Bourne. He doesn’t kill people for a living. He’s a desk-bound analyst who happens to find himself deployed in the field after he uncovers a plot to demolish the American economy. And that’s why newly minted… Continue reading See How the Intense Hotel Fight Scene in 'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit' Was Shot
Purveyors of all thing pop culture, Austin-based Mondo has been revamping your cult film favorites through its vinyl soundtrack and VHS reissues, nerdy tees and sought-after artworks that pay homage to cinema’s most fun and bizarre titles. Now the company has created a new line of film-centric goodies. Mondo 237 references Stanley Kubrick’s chilling horror film The Shining.
(For those new to the movie, 237… Continue reading Fans of 'The Shining' Can Now Wear the Overlook Hotel Carpet Pattern via New Merch from Mondo