Posts tagged film

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pre-code hollywood (by Dominique Guerra)

If you think all films made before the 1950s we’re conservative and bland, this short video will prove you wrong. This student’s documentary short covers Pre-Code Hollywood, the time period (1930-1934) after the Hayes Code was created and before it was enforced.

Honest Trailer’s presents the 1998 remake of Godzilla, presented more honestly than the original film was being promoted…

With blockbuster film seaosn nearly upon us, here are some classic action movie one-liners diagramed…
via popchartlab:

Kick open the door to summer blockbuster season with these sentence diagrams of classic action-hero one-liners! Buckle up for a high-octane thrill ride/scholarly semantic breakdown of the florid poetry of these gun-toting, glass-smashing, walloping wordsmiths.

With blockbuster film seaosn nearly upon us, here are some classic action movie one-liners diagramed…

via popchartlab:

Kick open the door to summer blockbuster season with these sentence diagrams of classic action-hero one-liners! Buckle up for a high-octane thrill ride/scholarly semantic breakdown of the florid poetry of these gun-toting, glass-smashing, walloping wordsmiths.

In this 1979 camera test for The Muppet Movie: Fozzie gives a comedy show to real cows, Miss Piggy pressures Kermit to buy a house they can’t afford, and Kermit and Fozzie debate the merits of muppet existentialism.

George Lucas explains the origin and evolution of the lightsaber in this 2004 featurette.

Watch how Wes Anderson uses the “Centered” shots to to make powerful visuals for his films.

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RIP Hal Douglas, the movie trailer voiceover artist who lived “in a world” he helped create for moviegoers.

How the “Building Block,” that blurb on the bottom of movie posters and sometime featured in movie trails and advertising, is assembled combining design elements with carefully crafted legal negotiations for credits.

How the “Building Block,” that blurb on the bottom of movie posters and sometime featured in movie trails and advertising, is assembled combining design elements with carefully crafted legal negotiations for credits.

100 famous movie quotes illustrated in one infographic for the American Film Institute

100 famous movie quotes illustrated in one infographic for the American Film Institute

The first ad for Muppets Most Wanted brilliantly skewers internet commenter culture (and film criticism)