Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:
Watch one of the antecedents of Chappie in Neill Blomkamp‘s 2006 short, Tempbot, below. There was also Tetra Vaal before that (see our post from last fall).
If only this cooler modeled after the Sandcrawler from Star Wars really existed (via Dave’s Geeky Ideas):
Now we have… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: Spider-Man in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron,' the Original 'Chappie' and More
If you haven’t seen Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s Birdman yet, what are you waiting for? The movie is one of the year’s strongest contenders for the Academy Award for Best Picture — deservedly so — and it’s got a meta narrative that appeals to all kinds of movie fans, whether you prefer the arthouse variety or the superhero blockbusters of the multiplex.
Also, if you… Continue reading The Original Ending of 'Birdman' Could Have Featured Johnny Depp
Stanley Kubrick’s score for 2001: A Space Odyssey possesses some of the greatest classical works ever written, and with it his legendary direction are matched with some of the greatest visuals ever produced. The merging of the sounds by Strauss and Khachaturian with visual effects, which during the film’s release of 1968 were groundbreaking, have been imitated and spoofed ever since. You know all… Continue reading Listen to Parts of the Rare Original Score for Stanley Kubrick's '2001: A Space Odyssey'