Love them or hate them, digital effects are here to stay. CGI backgrounds and computer-crafted objects have become valuable tools in the filmmaker’s arsenal of tricks these days – and while not every computer-generated effect is a smashing visual success, this new video demonstrates that we’ve all been watching lots of films and TV shows using green-screened backgrounds and computer imagery… Continue reading Watch: How Much Does Green-Screen Really Add to a Movie?
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As Maggie (Lauren Cohan) says in Sunday’s (Nov. 20) episode of “The Walking Dead,” “Secrets,” Glenn (Steven Yeun) has the skills it takes to be a leader. He’s the go-to guy for runs into zombie infested territory and he takes on every high risk mission without complaint. So it wasn’t much of a surprise when he ended up making another run into… Continue reading 'The Walking Dead': Glenn takes down a walker, rescues Maggie, pretty much rocks
Heather Locklear and Jack Wagner
They didn’t get a happy ending together like the characters they played on Melrose Place, but it seems to be an amicable breakup for Heather Locklear and Jack Wagner.
They “still love each other very much,” Wagner, 52, says, according to TMZ.com. Their decision… Continue reading Jack Wagner: Heather Locklear and I 'Still Love Each Other Very Much'
TODAY’S MEDIUM-SIZED NEWS
… CBS has made a decision on the supernatural medical drama A Gifted Man, or at least it’s made a third of a decision. The network has ordered three more episodes, bringing the show’s first-season total to 16. Typically networks order the “back 9″ episodes of a new series to give it a full season, but CBS said, “Screw it. We’re CBS, we can do what we want.”… Continue reading News Briefs: CBS Orders More (But Not That Much More) of A Gifted Man
Review in a Hurry: Dear gods, it’s violent! Overblown spectacle Immortals plays fast and loose with Greek mythology in its muddled tale of warring mortals and vengeful gods. Audiences with a bloodlust can feast on all the carnage, but those hungry for some real emotion will be left… Continue reading Movie Review: Immortals Not Much More Than Bloody, Shirtless 3-D Battle Porn