Open Culture: Blade Runner, you see, represents perhaps the high water mark of the now seemingly lost art of miniature-based practical visual effects. Most everything in its slickly futuristic yet worn and often makeshift Los Angeles actually existed in reality, because, in that time before realistic CGI, everything had to take the form of a […]
The Guardian: The long-mooted sequel to 80s blockbuster Top Gun will explore the culture clash between old school aviation and the new generation of unmanned drones, according to the film’s producer. David Ellison of production company Skydance also confirmed the follow-up will feature Tom Cruise reprising his role as star fighter pilot Maverick during a […]
I see your “Dark Side of the Rainbow” and raise you two hours and twenty two minutes of galactic beauty and strangeness. Embedded above and on YouTube here: “Star Wars Wars: All 6 Films At Once.” There are also some pretty cool stills available here. Related fun stuff: Twelve hours of Death Star ambient audio. […]
Embedded above and on YouTube here: a new trailer for “Tomorrowland,” a cool-looking film directed by Brad Bird and starring George Clooney. Due to be released May 22.