Tag Archive: icons

Dangerous Men

Filmmakers are an inherently maniacal breed of people. They believe they have something in their head that is so profound they most enlist a small army of men and women to pry it from their very imaginations, capture it on an ephemeral medium, and then broadcast it to other human beings in the hope that the insane process conjures some kind of… Continue reading Poster Premiere: 'Dangerous Men' Introduces Two Classic Action Movie Icons

Guardians RejectsOoga-chaka! “Guardians of the Galaxy,” the solar system’s most anticipated summer adventure is about to arrive in theaters and make movie stars out of the freakiest-looking aliens this side of the Milky Way. A gigantic walking tree? A foul-mouthed raccoon with heavy artillery? As strange as these creatures may be, they are the only ones fit for the job… Continue reading 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Rejects: Sci-Fi Icons Who Got Cut From Marvel's Space Team

Step 1: Go to nearest thrift store and buy whatever cheap paintings they have depicting generic scenes of idylic Americana.

Step 2. Paint in something that doesn’t belong.

Step 3: Sell it to me, please. Because I want it. I want them all.

One of the people who does this is artist Dave Pollot, and he recently posted a new… Continue reading When Classic Sci-fi Icons Invade Old Thrift Store Paintings

Bless the White Pages for trying to stay relevant in an era where everything is digital and online. It can’t be easy. But the company worked up some fun statistics for us in the spirit of Halloween. The directory service has revealed the most common names amongst U.S. residents that correspond to horror characters, directors, actors, and other figures.

It seems the… Continue reading How Many People Share Names With Horror Icons Like Freddy Krueger or Michael Myers?

Live-Action Kratos

Have you been dying to see what the star of God of War would look like in a live-action movie?  What about Metal Gear Solid’s Solid Snake or Uncharted’s Nathan Drake?  Sure, a lot of these guys are all being plotted for the big screen in the back rooms of studios, but considering it will be a while before we actually see any of… Continue reading Watch: Kratos, Solid Snake, Nathan Drake, and More Gaming Icons Walk Into a Live-Action Bar