Posts filed under “Film”

Saturday Night Cinema: Spike Jonze’s “Her”

What Happens If You Fall In Love With Siri?

Category: Film, Video

Aykroyd: Let Me Explain the End of ‘Trading Places’

We previously discussed what actually happens at the end of Trading Places (July 20th, 2013). As a follow up, Businessweek cornered legendary actor, comedian and entrepreneur Dan Aykroyd to find out why “Trading Places” is the greatest business movie of all time.   Bloomberg, August 6 2013

Category: Film, Trading, Weekend

Saturday Night Cinema: Wolverine: A Film By Woody Allen

In the trailer for Woody Allen’s new X-Men blockbuster, Wolverine, we meet Logan Singer a mutant-writer who is in love with Rogue – a woman he can never kiss. He’s indestructible but totally crippled by his insecurities

Category: Film, Humor

Saturday Night Cinema: Birth to Death as told by Films

The journey of life captured in under three minutes utilizing over 150 movies. Capturing the essence of a lifetime using movies was our personal challenge while creating this epic life long mashup. We hope you enjoy this cinematic bliss and share with your friends and family. Birth to Death as told by Cinema – A…Read More

Category: Film, Weekend

The orange juice crop report:
tradingplaces

Enjoy:

Episode 471: The Eddie Murphy Rule, also known as The economics of Trading Places 

Source: NPR

Hat tip: kottke

Category: Commodities, Film, Video

Saturday Night Cinema: The History of Aspect Ratio

The Changing Shape of Cinema: The History of Aspect Ratio (Vimeo) The Changing Shape of Cinema: The History of Aspect Ratio from FilmmakerIQ.com on Vimeo. Hat tip boing boing

Category: Film, Weekend

Saturday Night Cinema: The Sound of Monsters University

hat tip boingboing

Category: Film, Weekend

Batman vs Superman Box Office Battle

Who wins in the battle of the box office between Superman and Batman? Bloomberg’s Nejra Cehic pits the superheroes against each other as the latest offering in the Superman film series rakes in $113 million on its opening weekend.

Bloomberg June 17 2013
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Category: Film, Weekend

The Challenge: Zachary Quinto vs. Leonard Nimoy

I found this hilarious, even though I still think the CLS is a much nicer looking car, and I since I dont golf . . . be sure to watch it through to the end. Zachary Quinto vs. Leonard Nimoy: “The Challenge” Hat tip Steve

Category: Film, Weekend

Inside Pixar

Terrific interview with Ed Catmull, the president of Pixar.

Best quotes from the 38 minute talk can be found at Scott Berkun’s blog.

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Category: Corporate Management, Film, Weekend